Motorola RAZR v Nokia Lumia 800
The Nokia Lumia 800 is the long-awaited amalgamation of talents of Microsoft and Nokia. Featuring the latest version of the Windows Phone Operating System, 7.5 Mango, the Lumina 800 has the latest cutting-edge features.
By: Lexis Click
Featuring a slender unibody design from Nokia, the Lumia 800 has a 1.4GHz processor, which helps features such as Nokia Drive and Nokia Music run seamlessly.
The Nokia Lumia 800 is a music lover's phone. It comes with access to the Nokia Music service, which offers a range of great features, including MixRadio, a free, global music streaming application that gives you access to hundreds of different channels of music. There will also be an update to enable users to create personalised channels in the near future.
Entertainment is a big feature of the Motorola RAZR, too. MotoCast is a Motorola application that enables you to wirelessly stream content from up to five computers. Photos, videos, music or documents, it is all possible providing you have an internet connection and your PC turned on and appropriate software installed. Whatever the format, the RAZR and Motorola's MotoCast will convert it for use on the RAZR.
High quality cameras are a feature of Nokia smartphones, and the Lumina 800 comes with an 8 megapixel camera with a Carl Zeiss Lens, LED flash and autofocus. It can also record 720p video at 30fps, which can then be played back on the 3.7 inch AMOLED, Clear Black, curved touch screen. There's 16GB of internal storage too.
The Motorola RAZR also features an 8 megapixel camera, which enables you to record HD video in 1,080p. Sit your device in a HD dock (sold separately) and control it using a wireless keyboard and mouse or Smart Controller (sold separately) then watch the content back on a HD display. http://www.clove.co.uk
When it comes to browsing the internet, the Lumia 800 features Internet Explorer 9, the same browser that is used on desktop PCs. With support for HTML 5, performance is lightning fast and better than ever before on a Nokia. There's also integration with Microsoft's Zune and XBOX live services, Microsoft Office and Outlook Mobile.
Ice Cream Sandwich also supports improved web browsing, making your internet and social media experiences seamless with the Motorola RAZR.
Clove Technology sell the Nokia Lumia 800 for £442.80 including VAT.
The Motorola RAZR is available for £425.80 including VAT, and comes with a free Motorola MOTOROKR EQ3 Compact Folding Speaker System worth £20.