Nokia Lumia Black Update Now live

As Nokia announced Windows Phone black update now its rolling out for Lumia devices that include 1020, 925, 920, 820, 720,625,620, 520

Features of Windows Phone Black Update are

  • App Folder: Group apps and settings into a single tile/folder on the Start screen.
  • Nokia Glance Screen 2.0: Now includes notifications for missed calls, new texts and IMs, emails and more. Also packs in new night mode colors.
  • Bluetooth LE: Support for Bluetooth LE, which is used by a number of wearables and accessories.
  • Nokia Refocus: Support for the Nokia Refocus app, which can be used by Lumia phones with 1GB of RAM or more. Allows users to take a photo and then change the focus later on.
  • Nokia Beamer: Updated version allows users to send documents, presentations and more to an HTML5-capable device by scanning a QR code. Available to phones with 1GB of RAM or higher.
  • Nokia Storyteller: Expanded availability of an app that arranges photos by date and place to create a sort of storybook.
  • Nokia Camera: Now available to all Lumia Windows Phone 8 models, gives users greater control over camera settings. Update also brings support for raw DNG format on the Lumia 1020.
  • Improved imaging: Better image quality, especially on the Lumia 1020, including a new oversampling algorithm that reduces noise in photos.
  • Microsoft improvements: Driving Mode, custom ringtones for contacts, ability to close apps in multitasking view and screen rotation lock.

How do I update?

The Lumia Black update has begun rolling out now for Lumia 1020 and Lumia 925 smartphones, with other models in the range following in the coming weeks. For more information go to
Your Nokia Lumia smartphone automatically checks for updates every week, and will notify you when it finds one. Otherwise, you can go to Settings -> Phone update and check for yourself. If Lumia Black is ready for your phone, you’ll be able to download and install it straight from that screen.

Nokia Lumia 1320 with 6.0-inch HD display launched in India at Rs. 23,999

Nokia has announced the Lumia 1320 phablet in India carrying a price tag of Rs. 23,999. The phone will be available starting Tuesday, January 14, in Orange, White, Yellow and Black colours.
The Nokia Lumia 1320 features a 6-inch IPS LCD display with 720×1280 pixels resolution and boasts Nokia’s ClearBlack technology. The display has a pixel density of 245ppi (pixels per inch). It is powered by 1.7GHz dual core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor along with 1GB of RAM.

The Lumia 1320 comes with 8GB inbuilt storage, which can be further expandable up to 64GB with microSD card and in addition Nokia is also offering 7GB of SkyDrive cloud storage. It sports a 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and features Nokia Camera app. The Nokia Lumia 1320 runs Windows Phone 8 with Lumia Black and also features third Live Tile in Start menu. The Nokia Lumia 1320 packs a 3400mAh battery, which the company claims can deliver up to 672 hours of standby time and up to 25 hours of talktime. Connectivity options on the phablet include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3G and USB 2.0.

The Lumia 1320 was unveiled in October last year, alongside the Nokia Lumia 1520, as the more affordable of company’s first-ever phablets. The Lumia 1520 was earlier launched in the country carrying a price tag of Rs. 46,999.

The Nokia Lumia 1520 comes with 6-inch full-HD (1080×1920) LCD display, the biggest seen on a Nokia phone yet and sports a 20-megapixel PureView camera accompanied by dual-LED flash as well as 2-megapixel front-facing HD camera. It is powered by a quad-core 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor alongside 2GB of RAM. Lumia 1520 packs a 3400mAh battery, with built-in wireless charging functionality.