Nokia Explains Why You Should Get a Lumia 920 Instead of an iPhone 5
September 20, 2012 2:58 PM
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Nokia uses an infographic to tout the Lumia 920's advantages
Samsung has definitely had its time to poke fun at Apple's
(and soon to be released) iPhone 5. Last weekend
, Samsung released a print ad
that proclaimed "It doesn't take a genius" to select a Galaxy S III over the iPhone 5. Yesterday, Samsung got even bolder by
releasing a new TV commercial
that not only poked fun at the iPhone 5, but also the rabid fans that camp out for hours (if not days) to be the first to have the latest Apple smartphone.
Now, Nokia is having its fun in the sun with an infographic that touts the advantages of its Windows Phone 8 device --
the Lumia 920
-- over the iPhone 5. Naturally, Nokia points to a number of Lumia 920 highlights including wireless charging and the ability to use the touch screen with gloved hands.
So what do you guys think? Does Samsung or Nokia make a better case in countering the iPhone 5 juggernaut?
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9/21/2012 9:07:46 AM
You know what, you're not wrong. It's true, its not the volume of apps. It's simply that MS needs some GREAT apps that I haven't quite seen to be available yet.
With that said, however, there's really only been one platform to populate the store with: WP7. Lets face it, WP7 was a technilogical win, but a commercial fail. I won't get into why but frankly I think it's because they'd rather have saved tyhe money pushing WP7 to instead push all things coming next month.
Either way, the REAL platform unrolls next month. Then people will be incentivized towards developing apps.
I've been waiting to dev for Win RT. The problem is NO DEVICES. I really don't have a good device to put Win 8 on as it clearly is better with touch so that hlds me back but in a month, our business is diving in ina big way. I expect all businesses to jump all over the first signs of consumer interest.
We'll see I guess, but you can't write off MS just yet because honestly, their best platform is due next month and the devices aren't around to dev for.
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