April 15th, 2013
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Nokia 822 4G Windows Phone, Red (Verizon Wireless) by Nokia
Ready for a phone that’s easy and smart? Meet the Nokia Lumia 822. Powered by the Windows Phone 8 operating system, it’s exclusive to Verizon and the lightning-fast 4G LTE network. You’ll get outstanding Verizon features such as NFL Mobile, plus all the Windows Phone exclusives, including Data Sense, which helps manage your data usage.
The Windows Phone OS is familiar, simple to learn and keeps you connected to what matters most. Create a dynamic Start screen where you can quickly find what your friends are up to along with the latest news, weather and more. Stay productive with built-in Office Mobile. You can read and edit Microsoft Word documents on your smartphone, save them to SkyDrive cloud storage, then access them from your home PC. There’s wireless charging (accessories sold separately), built-in Xbox LIVE and more.
What You'll Love About the Nokia Lumia 822
On the Nokia Lumia 822, you can explore new places with City Lens, which uses augmented reality to highlight businesses and landmarks around you. Or use the voice-guided turn-by-turn navigation to get to your destination easily with Nokia Drive+. Also enjoy subscription-free streaming access to millions of songs with Nokia Music. This phone is equipped with these and many other Nokia features.
The Nokia Camera
The Nokia Lumia 822 camera provides amazing, high-quality pictures and videos with special effects at your fingertips. The 8-MP camera with industry-leading optics from Carl Zeiss lets you capture all your memories. The HD front-facing camera is perfect for video calls and self portraits.
The Lumia 822 has Nokia Mix Radio, a subscription-free streaming music service from a huge catalogue of over 16 million tracks. With Simple Start Up, there is no account needed, it is ad-free, and it just works right out of the box. You can even listen offline for playback and enjoyment when you're not connected. Discover new music and artists based on your interests with Gig Finder.
Why Windows Phone 8?
Whindows Phone 8 offers simplicity and flexibility. Live Tiles and Live Apps are dynamic and intuitive, providing you the latest news, weather, flight info, sports scores and more at a glance. It's also easy to learn. The Windows programs that you’re already familiar with are part of the intuitive Windows Phone 8 experience. Get all the features you've come to expect from your smartphone like a robust application store, a tabbed browser and voice search with the added capabilities of a Verizon phone like Backup Assistant, Visual Voice Mail, My Verizon, VZ Navigator and NFL Mobile.
Ready for Business
Windows Phone 8 offers the same level of encryption as Windows PCs, and the new Company Hub lets companies easily deploy line-of-business applications to their end-users using their existing servers and credentials. You can then manage your end-user devices using familiar Microsoft management tools.
Windows Phone includes Office Mobile built-in. It offers the best integration with Office 365 for email and SharePoint access for businesses of all sizes. And all the security and privacy of this phone will provide peace of mind by protecting your information. Microsoft also tests and certifies each application to ensure it’s free from malware and protects you and your info.
What's in the Box
Standard lithium polymer battery (1,800 mAh), Wall/USB charger, Data cable, Product safety and warranty guide, Quick reference guide, Global support brochure
The Nokia Lumia 822 measures 5.03 x 2.69 x 0.42 inches and weighs 4.99 ounces.
The Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network allows you to download photos, apps, and games in seconds and entire movies in minutes. LTE (or Long Term Evolution provides significantly increased upload and download speeds over 3G networks, as well as significantly reduced latency (or lag time). Verizon Wireless expects 4G LTE average data rates to be 5-12 megabits per second (Mbps) on the downlink and 2-5 Mbps on the uplink in real-world, loaded network environments.
With these blazing fast speeds, you'll be able to stream HD movies without the annoyance of constant pauses to buffer the video stream–as well as quickly download HD-quality movies right to your phone in minutes. Additionally, you'll be able to download a new song file in about 4 seconds or upload a photo to your favorite social networking site in about 6 seconds.
The Verizon Wireless 4G LTE mobile broadband network will also redefine the mobile office for business users. Business applications that used to require wired networks will be untethered forever, allowing you maximized productivity and efficiency while you're out of the confines of your office. Enhanced security lets you tap into most VPN networks with less waiting, and faster responsiveness enables you to upload 10 MB presentations back to your team in less than 25 seconds.
In areas serviced only by 3G, you can expect download speeds of 600 Kbps to 1.4 Mbps and upload speeds of 500 to 800 Kbps in Mobile Broadband coverage area.
Windows Phone 8
Meet the first phone powered by you.
In a world full of smartphones, Windows Phone is different because it’s powered by you with the people and things you care about. It's as personal and unique as you are, because of Live Tiles – amazing little tiles that you can pin to your Start screen and arrange your way, and they deliver what’s happening with the people and apps you love right to your Start screen. Plus it’s built for peace of mind because every single app is tested for malware before you download it. It also works with Windows so you can access your documents and pictures from virtually anywhere with SkyDrive. Come meet your Windows Phone, and see why the phone you bring to life is as unique as you are.
Live Tiles and Live Apps
Your stuff at a glance. Only Windows Phone has Live Tiles and Live Apps that give you real-time updates on everything you care about right on your Start screen.
Apps from the Windows Phone Store. Wi-Fi access or data connection required; carrier fees apply
People Hub and Rooms
Bring your contacts to life. Now your Facebook, Outlook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Skype and other contacts are accessible in People Hub. Instantly call, text, email or contact them using Skype all from the same place.
Go ahead, let the kids play. Children love playing with your phone. Sometimes it's games. Sometimes it's the phone settings. Sometimes it's emails to your boss. Kid's Corner gives kids access to only the apps and features you choose. So you can be sure they're playing Angry Birds and not emailing your angry boss.
Your stuff goes wherever you go. With SkyDrive all your photos, Word docs, Excel spread sheets and PowerPoint presentations are backed up and accessible virtually everywhere including Windows Phone. SkyDrive comes with 7 GB of free storage space.
Wi-Fi access or data connection required; carrier fees apply.
Your music the moment you want it. With an Xbox Music Pass, your songs, albums and even your playlists are instantly accessible across your devices. No matter which one you downloaded the music to.
Compatible devices and internet access required; carrier fees apply. Xbox Music Pass sold separately. On Xbox 360, content is streaming only and also requires an Xbox LIVE Gold membership (sold separately). See xbox.com/music.
Camera and Lenses
Point, shoot and share in an instant. Your Windows Phone lets you take and share pictures faster than ever to your friends and social sites like Facebook. Moving from standby to shooting and sharing take seconds, so you never miss a moment. Add personal creativity to your shots with Lenses, directly within your camera, no app needed.