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83
Engadget
Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
83

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Engadget Review

Nokia's Lumia 900 is a steal for consumers looking for dependable performance, ease of use, LTE connectivity, an attractive design and reasonable price.

Pros
  • Solid camera
  • Fluid user experience
  • Blazing LTE speeds
  • Useful Internet Sharing feature
  • Screen is easily readable outdoors
Cons
  • Low-res display
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83
 

User Reviews

100
dangish
I've never had a Nokia device and while this one may not carry a dual core processor,...read more
90
snocom79
The Nokia Lumia 900 is the greatest thing to happen to the WP7 platform. The...read more
90
Saad073
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
Windows Phone
Screen size
4.322
Internal memory
161
Camera
Yes
Talk time
2g, 3g
Carriers (US)
AT&T
Model

General

Type
Smartphone (Windows Phone)
Style
Bar
Antenna
Internal

Input

Input type
Touchscreen (Capacitive [finger])
Predictive text
Yes

Power

Talk time
2g, 3g (up to7 hours) (up to7 hours)
Standby time (max)
300 hours
Battery type
Li-ion (1830 mAh capacity)

Camera

Camera
Yes (8 megapixels) (Video, Auto focus, Digital zoom, Flash, Contact pictures) (Yes)

Location

Location support
Yes (Gps, Cell loc, Wifi loc, Compass)

Storage

Internal memory
16 GB

Connectivity

WiFi
Yes (802.11802.11 b, 802.11 g, 802.11 n) (Wep, Wpa, Wpa2) (Yes)
Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR (Hfp, A2dp)

Media

Media playback
Yes (Aac, Mp3, Wav, Wma) (Avi, H264, Mpeg4, Vc1, Wmv) (Streaming / internet) (Bmp, Gif, Jpeg, Png, Tiff)

Messaging

SMS
Yes
MMS
Yes

Browser and email

Browser
HTML (Javascript)
Email
Yes (Pop3, Imap, Push)

Sync

Sync PIM data
Yes (OTA sync) (Windows, Mac)

Apps

Apps (default)
Alarm, Calculator, Calendar, Document editor, Games, Im, Maps, Notes, Tasks, Weather

Rings / alerts

Custom ringtones
Yes (Polyphonic, Mp3 audio, Contact)
Vibrate mode
Yes

Carriers

Regions offered
North America (US)

Radio type

Comm standard
Gsm, Lte (Gsm, Gprs, Edge) (Umts, Hsdpa, Hsupa)
Subscriber identity
Micro-SIM card

Display

Screen size
4.3 inches
Screen resolution
Other (800x480)
Pixel density
217 PPI
Screen type
OLED (Active) (Color)

Alternate display

Secondary screen
No

Audio and voice

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Mono

Hardware

CPU
1.4 GHz
CPU cores
Single-core
RAM
512 MB
USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port) (USB charging)

Sensors

Sensors
Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor

Other features

Flight mode
Yes
FM tuner
Yes
FM transmitter
No
Infrared port
No
Kickstand
No
NFC or RFID payment
No
Ruggedized
No
TTY / TDD
Yes
Model
Batman edition

General

Type
Smartphone (Windows Phone)
Style
Bar
Antenna
Internal

Input

Input type
Touchscreen (Capacitive [finger])
Predictive text
Yes

Power

Talk time
2g, 3g (up to7 hours) (up to7 hours)
Standby time (max)
300 hours
Battery type
Li-ion (1830 mAh capacity)

Camera

Camera
Yes (8 megapixels) (Video, Auto focus, Digital zoom, Flash, Contact pictures) (Yes)

Location

Location support
Yes (Gps, Cell loc, Wifi loc, Compass)

Storage

Internal memory
16 GB

Connectivity

WiFi
Yes (802.11802.11 b, 802.11 g, 802.11 n) (Wep, Wpa, Wpa2) (Yes)
Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR (Hfp, A2dp)

Media

Media playback
Yes (Aac, Mp3, Wav, Wma) (Avi, H264, Mpeg4, Vc1, Wmv) (Streaming / internet) (Bmp, Gif, Jpeg, Png, Tiff)

Messaging

SMS
Yes
MMS
Yes

Browser and email

Browser
HTML (Javascript)
Email
Yes (Pop3, Imap, Push)

Sync

Sync PIM data
Yes (OTA sync) (Windows, Mac)

Apps

Apps (default)
Alarm, Calculator, Calendar, Document editor, Games, Im, Maps, Notes, Tasks, Weather

Rings / alerts

Custom ringtones
Yes (Polyphonic, Mp3 audio, Contact)
Vibrate mode
Yes

Carriers

Regions offered
Europe

Radio type

Comm standard
Gsm, Lte (Gsm, Gprs, Edge) (Umts, Hsdpa, Hsupa)
Subscriber identity
Micro-SIM card

Display

Screen size
4.3 inches
Screen resolution
Other (800x480)
Pixel density
217 PPI
Screen type
OLED (Active) (Color)

Alternate display

Secondary screen
No

Audio and voice

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Mono

Hardware

CPU
1.4 GHz
CPU cores
Single-core
RAM
512 MB
USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port) (USB charging)

Sensors

Sensors
Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor

Other features

Flight mode
Yes
FM tuner
Yes
FM transmitter
No
Infrared port
No
Kickstand
No
NFC or RFID payment
No
Ruggedized
No
TTY / TDD
Yes