Nokia Lumia 822 Windows 8 phone
The new Windows 8 smartphone from Nokia is a true high-end cell phone in a compact package. The Lumia 822 features a 8 megapixel digital camera with high quality Carl Zeiss optics. In addition, Nokia placed a 1.2 megapixel HD camera on the front, to make your calls more personal via video calling. To take full advantage of the camera capabilities, you may want to pay a visit to the Windows Phone Store, as the the Nokia Lumia 822 supports a suite of features to make the most out of photos and videos.
Camera features on the Nokia Lumia 822
The Smart Shoot app lets users remove moving objects and select the best faces for the perfect shot every time, and Cinemagraph allows users to easily turn photos into animated GIFs. Panorama makes it easy to capture an entire scene or landscape, while Creative Studio allows users to easily enhance their pictures with unique, creative effects before instantly sharing with friends and family.
Nokia navigation on the Windows 8 smartphone
Turn-by-turn voice navigation is also one of the great features that come standard on the Nokia Lumia 822. The Nokia Drive+ navigation offers offline access and pre-loaded USA maps - replacing the need for a standalone personal navigation device. In addition, the Nokia Lumia 822 comes with Nokia City Lens, the latest addition to the Nokia location suite and the start of a new augmented reality experience that also enhances Nokia Maps. Along with enhancements to Nokia Transit, the Nokia location suite of services represents the most comprehensive, integrated mapping experience of any smartphone.
Nokia Music on the Lumia 822
The Nokia Lumia 822 Verizon Wireless phone comes standard with Nokia Music - a completely ad-free music streaming app, requiring no registration, no log-in or subscription. Nokia Music allows consumers to enjoy the songs of their favorite artists without disruption, both online and offline so consumers can listen to their favorite playlists anytime, anywhere.
Nokia Lumia 822 review and price information
The Nokia Lumia 822 is exclusive to Verizon Wireless and will be available by Thanksgiving in Black, White and Grey for $100 USD after a $50 mail-in rebate and with a new two year contract. The moment we receive a Lumia 822 test sample, we will take a closer look at this new Windows 8 smartphone. You may expect an in-depth Nokia Lumia 822 review, including a sample photo gallery with high resolution pictures and videos.