Nokia seems to be getting aggressive with its Lumia line-up as the
company has unveiled three smartphones in a short span of time. Not
content with launching the Lumia 925, Lumia 1020 and Lumia 625, the company is
apparently working on the Lumia 825 featuring 5.2-inch display.
the Chinese Media first picked up by Unwired View notes that Nokia is working on its first phablet, the Lumia 825 which
will be based on Windows Phone 8 GDR3 update.
According to the
report, Microsoft is expected to release the GDR3 update for Windows
Phone 8 soon which will enable support for quad-core processors and
full-HD displays on the Windows Phone platform.
The rumoured Nokia
Lumia 825 is believed to be a successor to the Lumia 820 which was launched
alongside the former flagship, the Lumia 920. The
site claims that the alleged Lumia 825 will be a mid-range device as it
will still boast a 720p HD screen and not a full-HD display.
site further suggests that the Lumia 825 will likely be powered by
quad-core processor and the chipset may be Qualcomm's Snapdragon 400
possibly clocked at 1.2GHz. Nokia is expected to release the Lumia 825
in October, the report claims.
Nokia has no doubt taken the whole
Windows Phone ecosystem on its shoulders and thanks to its growing Lumia
line-up, Windows Phone smartphones seem to be finally gathering some
momentum. The launch of quad-core phones is the next step, something
that Android and other platforms have been sporting for a while now.
has currently eight smartphones powered by Windows Phone 8 that include
the Lumia 1020, Lumia 625, Lumia 925, Lumia 920, Lumia 820, Lumia720,
Lumia 620 and the Lumia