Microsoft reportedly set to drop Nokia and Windows Phone branding soon

According to some reports, Microsoft will discontinue using the Nokia brand on smartphones after the Nokia Lumia 730 and Nokia Lumia 830 models get released in the market. The confidential document that leaked recently revealed that the future devices will be called ‘Microsoft Lumia’ phones. The move will pave way for the unified Windows experience that has been on Microsoft’s agenda for long.

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According to the leak, Microsoft will start using the regular Windows logo on new handsets instead of the Windows Phone logo. Local Nokia websites have already started redirecting visitors to Microsoft sites.

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September 13, 2014 7:43 pm 7:43 PM

Who killed Nokia and why ?

September 12, 2014 10:57 pm 10:57 PM

Finally… I was waiting for the day and its almost here: the END of NOKIA.

September 13, 2014 6:58 pm 6:58 PM

Nokia Lives on !!! just wait till 1st jan 2016 .. they’ll most likely come back with android

September 13, 2014 8:11 pm 8:11 PM
*It won’t be a smart move from a business perspective for them to come back to the smartphone segment. I agree that they have some really good hardware against which Samsung looks totally crap but so does HTC and Motorola but still we all know who is leading the race in developed markets and with growing saturation by 2016 smartphone shipments might actually start falling in developed countries.Apart from that except Apple and LG all other branded manufacturers have seen revenue or profit decline. Next in case of emerging markets Xiaomi and other low cost manufacturers are selling smartphones at… Read more »
September 12, 2014 1:48 pm 1:48 PM