Lumia 625 http://www.stuff.tv/nokia/lumia-625/news en-GB Nokia Lumia 625 hands-on review round-up http://www.stuff.tv/lumia-625/nokia-lumia-625-hands-review-round/feature <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> We got a go on the largest of Lumias – here are our thoughts and those of our esteemed colleagues </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1200" height="900" title="nokia lumia 625 hands-on" alt="nokia lumia 625 hands-on" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/nokia-lumia-625-port.jpg?1374577554" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Nokia has&nbsp;<a href="http://www.stuff.tv/nokia/nokia-unveils-4g-lumia-625-47in-its-largest-lumia-yet-not-bad-200/news">just unveiled its Lumia 625</a>, the largest of the Lumia family at 4.7in – and although it may be big, it's affordable too at £200.</p> <p>We've gone hands-on with the 4G-toting handset – and scoured the internet to find out what other publications made of it.</p> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-byline"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/users/luke-edwards" title="View user profile.">Luke Edwards</a> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Power </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Stuff's Will Dunn got his hands on the Lumia 625 at the Nokia event, and reckons that “the dual-core 1.2GHz Snapdragon S4 is not going to outpace your 500-quid blower but it'll do most of what WP8 can offer”. While <a href="http://www.pocket-lint.com/news/122516-nokia-lumia-625-hands-on-4g-and-big-screen-on-a-budget" target="_blank">Pocket-Lint’s Stuart Miles</a> expressed similar power concerns, he reckons that “Windows Phone 8 runs a lot better on low-specs compared to Android on similar hardware”.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1200" height="900" title="nokia lumia 625 power" alt="nokia lumia 625 power" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/nokia-lumia-625-office.jpg?1374577554" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Do not make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-1"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Design </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Despite the price, Will Dunn likes the feel of the Lumia 625 in the hand. “It’s not crazily thin or beautifully made but it’s actually less bricklike than the 920,” he says. <a href="http://www.noknok.tv/2013/07/23/nokia-lumia-625-hands-on-photos-and-video/" target="_blank">Mike Brown of NokNok.tv</a>&nbsp;likes Nokia's latest version of its bright polycarbonate shell – saying that, "You’ll find the colours even richer than previously. You’ll be amazed at the attention to detail and value for money Nokia has added to this smartphone”.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1200" height="900" title="nokia lumia 625 design" alt="nokia lumia 625 design" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/Nokia-lumia-625-side.jpg?1374577554" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Do not make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-2"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Camera </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>At 5MP it’s nothing to write home about and, as Will points out, you shouldn’t expect it to perform anything like the <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/lumia-1020/nokia-lumia-1020-hands-review/feature">Lumia 1020</a>.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1200" height="900" title="nokia lumia 625 camera" alt="nokia lumia 625 camera" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/nokia-lumia-625-back.jpg?1374577554" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Do not make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-3"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Value for money </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>There’s extra value added by the 64GB microSD slot, something the Lumia 1020 is sadly lacking. “All in all, for 200 quid (so, free on a fairly cheap contract) you're getting a lot for your money,” says Will. Although he does point out that, “if you can't afford a swanky phone, can you afford a 4G contract?”</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1200" height="900" title="nokia lumia 625 apps" alt="nokia lumia 625 apps" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/nokia-lumia-625-apps.jpg?1374577554" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Do not make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> http://www.stuff.tv/lumia-625/nokia-lumia-625-hands-review-round/feature#comments Lumia 625 Nokia Smartphones Tue, 23 Jul 2013 11:05:55 +0000 Luke Edwards 1425010 at http://www.stuff.tv Nokia unveils 4G Lumia 625 – at 4.7in it's the largest Lumia yet, not bad for £200 http://www.stuff.tv/lumia-625/nokia-unveils-4g-lumia-625-47in-its-largest-lumia-yet-not-bad-200/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The 4G toting smartphone will give you a cheap way to run a fast, big-screen Windows Phone </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1200" height="900" title="nokia lumia 625" alt="nokia lumia 625" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/nokia-lumia-625_0.jpg?1374693215" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Nokia has just unveiled its Lumia 625, a 4G big-screen smartphone for a budget price.</p> <p>For your buck you’ll get a 4.7in IPS (800x480) screen, 1.2GHz Snapdragon S4 dual-core processor, 512MB RAM, 8GB storage with microSD expansion for 64GB more, and a 5MP snapper. Not quite as special as the <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/nokia/nokia-lumia-1020-leak-reveals-it-s-more-just-41mp-camera-sensor-makes-it-special/news">Lumia 1020</a> – but a comprable mid-range smartphone.</p> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-byline"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/users/luke-edwards" title="View user profile.">Luke Edwards</a> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>News Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Do not make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-carousel-item"><legend>Carousel Extras</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-carousel-item-title"> <div class="field-label">Carousel item title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Nokia Lumia 625 revealed </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-carousel-item-standfirst"> <div class="field-label">Carousel item standfirst:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Nokia takes the wraps off its wallet-friendly 4G Windows Phone </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-carousel-image-small"> <div class="field-label">Carousel item small image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_carousel_image_small" width="450" height="340" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/nokia-lumia-625.jpg?1374580853" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/lumia-625/nokia-unveils-4g-lumia-625-47in-its-largest-lumia-yet-not-bad-200/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/lumia-625/nokia-unveils-4g-lumia-625-47in-its-largest-lumia-yet-not-bad-200/news#comments Lumia 625 Nokia Smartphones Tue, 23 Jul 2013 08:28:53 +0000 Luke Edwards 1425004 at http://www.stuff.tv