Mobile phone manufacturer, Nokia yesterday unveiled its most anticipated Windows Phone 8 devices, the Nokia Lumia 920 and Nokia Lumia 820 in Ghana. The phones are widely regarded as the world’s most innovative smartphones, and have generated buzz all over the world, including leading tech blogs and media reports.
The devices were launched in partnership with leading Software maker, Microsoft and telecommunications giant, MTN at the Silverbird Cinemas, Accra Mall. Those who place orders for the Nokia Lumia 920 will enjoy 1GB data, 200 minutes and 400 SMS free each month for 3 months on the widest network in Ghana, MTN.
According to Nokia, the devices, which come in a variety of colors, are poised to give customers the best smart phone experience ever with their unique features, including an inbuilt wireless charging system, Nokia’s new PureMotion HD Plus display with a 1280 x 768 resolution, Nokia Maps and Nokia City Lens, which is a unique augmented reality app that helps users locate places by just holding up their devices- Awesome!
The Lumia 920 also comes with the latest innovations in PureView imaging technology. This includes advanced floating lens technology that takes in five times more light than other smart phones enabling users to capture sharp, crisp pictures and videos even indoors and at night, without using flash. This is complemented by Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), a first of its kind feature, which prevents pictures and videos from blurring when users are on the move.
Vice President, Nokia West Africa, James Rutherfoord said the Nokia Lumia 920 and Nokia Lumia 820 are ready for business with a full Business suite right out of the box, comprising Microsoft Office suite, Sky Drive and Microsoft Lync. He explained that Nokia aims at satisfying the needs of business and non-business smartphone owners with its current and future range of Lumia devices. “These are the best devices we have made in the smartphone category and we believe that this is going be much appreciated by our customers. At Nokia, our focus is to bring the very best of technology to our customers which aid, excite and benefit their work and social lives,” he said. “With the groundbreaking technology incorporated in these devices, we are giving our consumers every reason to switch to Lumia.”