Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 18th Nov 2013 21:35 UTC
Windows

The Verge reviews the giant Nokia Lumia 1520:

Samsung and others have proven that there is a market for giant smartphones, warts and all. But that doesn't mean that just any smartphone is better if it's bigger, and the 1520 is a prime example of that. It's bigger and faster than any other Windows Phone yet, but it's not necessarily a better Windows Phone because of that. If all you've ever wanted in life is a Lumia 925 with a magnifying glass on top of it, the 1520 is exactly that. It's a tour de force in resolution and speed, but it's not a great smartphone or even a great replacement for a tablet.

And yet, it'll be a better tablet than any Windows 8.1 RT device. There's something poetic about that.

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RE[4]: Somehow I doubt it
by tylerdurden on Wed 20th Nov 2013 03:04 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Somehow I doubt it"
tylerdurden
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2009-03-17


Not as easy as manufacturing iPhones/iPads and being completely irrelevant in anything else... I guess.


Yeah, it's so "easy" that MS is letting Apple eat away the most profitable segment(s). What a charitable bunch...

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