|Related||List of Windows Phone devices
List of Nokia products
|Type||Smartphone, Phablet, Tablet|
|Operating system||Windows Phone, Windows 10 Mobile|
Microsoft Lumia (previously the Nokia Lumia Series) is a range of mobile devices designed and marketed by Microsoft Mobile and previously by Nokia. Introduced in November 2011, the line was the result of a long-term partnership between Nokia and Microsoft—as such, all Lumia smartphones run the Windows Phone operating system. The Lumia name is derived from the partitive plural form of the Finnish word lumi, meaning "snow".
On 3 September 2013, Microsoft announced its purchase of Nokia's mobile device business, with the deal closing on 25 April 2014. As a result, the Lumia line is now maintained by Microsoft Mobile. As part of the transition, Microsoft continued to use the Nokia brand on Lumia devices until October 2014, when it began to officially phase out the Nokia name in its promotion and production of smartphones in favor of Microsoft branding. In November 2014, Microsoft announced the first Microsoft (non-Nokia) branded Lumia device, the Lumia 535. In October 2015, Microsoft announced the first Lumia devices running on Windows 10 Mobile, the Lumia 950, Lumia 950 XL and Lumia 550.
- 1 History
- 2 Lumia updates
- 3 List of Lumia devices
- 4 Comparison of Lumia smartphones
- 5 Sales
- 6 See also
- 7 References
- 8 External links
From 1998 to 2012, Nokia was the largest vendor of mobile phones in the world, which included early smartphones built on its Symbian platform. However, in recent years, its market share declined as a result of the growing use of touchscreen smartphones from other vendors, such as Apple's iPhone line and Android-based products. In 2010, its market share had declined to 28%, and in April 2012, Samsung Electronics (a prominent user of Android) ultimately overtook Nokia as the largest mobile phone vendor in the world. Nokia's CEO Stephen Elop passed on the idea of producing Android devices, believing the company wouldn't be able to suitably differentiate its Android products from that of other vendors. In an employee memo, Elop infamously described the company as being on a "burning platform", blaming the "war of ecosystems" between iOS and Android as part of Nokia's overall struggle, and asserting that the company needed to make major changes to its operation.
Partnership between Microsoft and Nokia
In February 2011, Stephen Elop and Microsoft's CEO Steve Ballmer jointly announced a major business partnership between Nokia and Microsoft, which would see Nokia adopt Windows Phone as its primary platform on future smartphones, replacing both Symbian and MeeGo. The deal also included the integration of Bing as the search engine on Nokia devices, and the integration of Nokia Maps into Microsoft's own mapping services. Nokia had planned to use the MeeGo platform as part of its future plans prior to the announcement, although the company announced that it would still release one MeeGo device in 2011. Aligning with Microsoft had been considered a possibility by analysts due to Elop's prior employment with the company.
Nokia unveiled its first Windows Phone 7-based devices, the mid-range Lumia 710 and high-end Lumia 800, on 26 October 2011 at its Nokia World conference. Motivated by requests from the U.S. carrier AT&T for an LTE-enabled device, Nokia quickly developed the Lumia 900 as a follow-up, first unveiled at the 2012 International CES. The Lumia 900 received heavy promotion by the carrier as a flagship device, but its launch was dampened by a software bug that prevented the device from connecting to certain mobile data networks, forcing AT&T to issue credits to those who purchased the device. Upon its launch in April 2012, the Lumia 900 was listed as a top seller on Amazon.com, but online sales began to taper off by May. While not revealing further details, a Nokia representative stated that the company was "pleased with the consumer reaction, as well as the support we have received from AT&T", while AT&T's mobility chief Ralph de la Vega stated that the Lumia 900 had "exceeded expectations".
In early 2012, Nokia released the Lumia 610, a new entry-level device taking advantage of the lower system requirements introduced by Windows Phone 7's "Tango" update. These new low-end devices were intended to improve Windows Phone adoption in emerging markets such as China.
Later in September 2012, Nokia unveiled the Lumia 820 and the Lumia 920, its first two devices to use the second generation of the Windows Phone platform, Windows Phone 8. Both featured NFC, with the Lumia 820 embedding a microSD card slot, and an optional Wireless Charging Shell for Qi wireless charging. The Lumia 920 also notably featured Qi wireless charging, and a "PureView" camera with optical image stabilization. While Nokia received criticism when it was revealed that a demonstration video of its image stabilization technology was in fact, filmed using a professional camera, the Lumia 920 was a commercial success for the company.
Then at MWC 2013, Nokia introduced two more Windows Phone 8 devices, the mid- range Nokia Lumia 720 & the budget Nokia Lumia 520, of which the latter has become the most sold Windows phone device ever.
In 2013, Nokia also introduced the Lumia 925, a revised version of the 920 with a slimmer build incorporating aluminium, and the Lumia 1020, which features a 41-megapixel camera based on technology from its Symbian-based 808 PureView.
On 22 October 2013, Nokia extended the Lumia brand into the tablet market with the unveiling of the Lumia 2520; running Microsoft's Windows RT operating system, it was the company's first tablet since the Nokia Internet tablet range. Some critics believed that the usage of Windows RT opposed to full Microsoft Windows 8.1 led to bad sales as most major Windows tablet makers have used Windows 8.1 in favour of Windows RT. though others have claimed that the device's heavy weight and high price caused it to fail. Lumia 2520 was discontinued in early 2015.
Although sales of the Lumia line had exceeded those of BlackBerry in the same period, Nokia still made an operating loss of €115m (m), with revenues falling 24% to €5.7bn following the second quarter of 2013. Over the past nine quarters, Nokia sustained €4.1 billion worth of operating losses.
Acquisition of Nokia's mobile phone business
On 3 September 2013, Microsoft announced its intent to acquire Nokia's mobile phone business (including rights to the Lumia and low-end Asha brands) in an overall deal totaling at over US$7 bn. Stephen Elop stepped down as Nokia's CEO and re-join Microsoft as its head of devices as part of the deal, which closed in early 2014. While Microsoft will license the Nokia name under a 10-year agreement, the company will only be able to use it on feature phones specifically phones running the Series 30, Series 30+ and the Series 40 mobile operating systems based on Java ME and MediaTek technology, respectively. These changes resulted in future Lumia models being first-party hardware produced by Microsoft.
On 13 September 2013, the New York Times writer Nick Wingfield revealed that Nokia had been testing the Android operating system on its Lumia hardware. It was one of two known Android projects at the company; the other was running the OS on low–end Asha hardware, which resulted in the Nokia X family of devices. Despite the testing the Android-based Lumia handsets were never released and only altered Asha devices were brought to the market.
In July 2014 Microsoft announced that they would discontinue all Nokia Asha and X Devices in favour of Lumia Devices. All future Nokia Asha and X designs will be used in future Lumia Designs.
Under Microsoft ownership
Even after the acquisition of Nokia's mobile device business by Microsoft, several Lumia devices were unveiled by Microsoft Mobile in September 2014 that still carried the Nokia name, including the Lumia 830 and Lumia 735; In July 2014, it had been reported by evleaks that Microsoft was attempting to license the Nokia name in a co-branding scheme, which would have possibly seen future devices branded as "Nokia by Microsoft". As a part of the change of ownership the social network pages have also been rebranded as Microsoft Lumia rather than Microsoft Mobile to emphasize their focus on Windows Phone as opposed to other Nokia mobile phones while also changing their social network pages of Windows Phone to the new Microsoft Lumia branding, to reflect this change Nokia Conversations has also been rebranded as Lumia Conversations, and NokNok.tv to Lumia Conversations UK. Though the rebranding has not been consistent as the Nokia Army has been renamed the Spartan Nation and the support site for legacy phones, accessories, as well as other Nokia-branded devices and services Nokia Discussions has been renamed the Microsoft Mobile Community. The Lumia Beamer was the last Lumia branded application to have its URL changed from Nokia to Lumia signifying the end of the term Microsoft was allowed to use Nokia.com and related sites during this transitional period.
However, in October 2014, Microsoft officially announced that it would phase out the Nokia brand in its promotion and production of Lumia smartphones, and that future Lumia models will be branded solely with the name and logo of Microsoft. In November 2014, Microsoft announced its first self branded phone, Microsoft Lumia 535. Rebranding the Lumia line from "Nokia" to "Microsoft" did not affect sales though some critics believed that the change of branding might influence consumers' decisions due to the established brand of Nokia which has built up a reputation of durability while the Microsoft brand is relatively new in the consumer phone space. The Nokia Lumia 638 was the last Lumia to bear the Nokia brand and was only released in India in December 2014.
In November 2014, a post by a Microsoft Twitter account stated that all Nokia and Microsoft Lumia smartphones running Windows Phone 8 and 8.1 would receive updates to Windows 10, but following the official unveiling, Microsoft reiterated and stated that they were targeting the "majority" of Lumia phones, and that not all phones would receive the update or support all of its features. Later, Microsoft confirmed that low end devices with 512MB of RAM (including the Nokia Lumia 520—a model which represents 24.5% of all Windows Phone devices sold), would also get the Windows 10 upgrade, but reaffirmed that not all of its features would be supported on these devices. Additionally, Microsoft stated on January 16, 2015 that low end Windows Phone 8.1 phones will not get some Lumia Denim features.
In July 2015, Bloomberg reported that Microsoft had a planned restructuring of Microsoft Mobile, which includes the Microsoft Lumia range. This will reportedly include a write down of about $7.6 billion on the acquisition of Nokia's mobile phone business and a layoff of about 7200 employees. Also reported was that Microsoft will release less first-party devices every year.
As part of a larger restructuring the Microsoft Devices & Studios engineering Group was merged with the Operating Systems Engineering Group to form the larger Windows & Devices Engineering Group, and in July 2015 it was announced that the head of Surface, Panos Panay would head the new "Microsoft devices" unit which includes the Microsoft Lumia as well as various other Microsoft hardware products such as the Band, HoloLens, and Xbox.
In October 2015, Microsoft launched the first Lumia devices running on Windows 10 Mobile, the Lumia 950, Lumia 950 XL and Lumia 550. In February 2016, Lumia 650, also running on Windows 10 mobile was launched.
Nokia and Microsoft Mobile have released several updates unique to Lumia devices, the releases contain a combination of firmware and software updates which include imaging improvements, new technology support, as well as feature updates and bug fixes. Because Lumia devices exclusively use Windows Phone, major operating system updates are often bundled with the firmware updates upon release.
Similar to how Windows Phones receive operating system updates, Lumia update releases are dependent on carriers who decide if and when devices are to receive them. However, operating system updates are not subject to these constraints if users are part of Microsoft's Windows Insider or Preview for Developers program.
|Previous release||Current release|
|Date announced||Concurrent operating system version||Highlights|
August 15, 2013 
Default version for Nokia Lumia 625, 925, 928 and 1020 devices. Developed by Nokia
January 9, 2014 
Windows Phone 8 Update 3 (GDR3)
Default version for Nokia Lumia 525, 1320 and 1520 devices. Developed by Nokia
Cherry Blossom Pink
July 15, 2014 
Default version for Nokia Lumia 521, 530, 630, 635, 636, 638 and 930 devices. Developed by Microsoft.
September 4, 2014 
Default version for Nokia Lumia 730, 735 and 830 and Microsoft Lumia 430, 435, 532 and 535 devices with Windows¨Phone 8.1 Update 1. Default version for Microsoft Lumia 540, 640 and 640 XL devices with Windows Phone 8.1 Update 2. Developed by Microsoft.
List of Lumia devices
The first digit (or the first two digits, for devices with four-digit model numbers) indicates the device's family, with larger numbers generally denoting a higher-end device. Under Nokia, numbers larger than 10 indicated a phablet (e.g. 1320, 1520) or tablet (2520). Since the sale of the Lumia line to Microsoft, four-digit model numbers have been discontinued, with larger models instead being denoted by an "XL" suffix (e.g. 950 XL).
The second digit indicates the generation of the device, based on the operating system it originally shipped with:
|0 or 1||Windows Phone 7||except the 810|
|2||Windows Phone 8|
|3||Windows Phone 8.1|
|4||Windows Phone 8.1 Update 2|
|5||Windows 10 Mobile|
The third digit is used to distinguish between variants in the same family and generation. 0 indicates the base model, while other numbers indicate either a minor upgrade (e.g. 920 and 925), a 4G-capable variant (e.g. 730 and 735) or a regional or carrier-specific variant.
An optional "C" or "T" suffix indicates a variant produced exclusively for the Chinese market.
Nokia-branded Lumia devices
|Name||Codename||Release date||Series||Generation||Installed operating system||Variations|
|Nokia Lumia 800||Sea Ray||November 2011||800||1||Windows Phone 7.5||800C with CDMA2000 for China Telecom|
|Nokia Lumia 710||Sabre||January 2012||700||1||Windows Phone 7.5|
|Nokia Lumia 900||Ace||April 2012||900||1||Windows Phone 7.5|
|Nokia Lumia 610||Cliff||April 2012||600||1||Windows Phone 7.5||610C with CDMA2000 for China Telecom|
|Nokia Lumia 510||Glory||September 2012||500||1||Windows Phone 7.5|
|Nokia Lumia 820||Arrow||November 2012||800||2||Windows Phone 8||810 for T-Mobile, 822 for Verizon|
|Nokia Lumia 920||Phi||November 2012||900||2||Windows Phone 8||928 (Lazer) for Verizon with Xenon-flash camera, 920T for China Mobile|
|Nokia Lumia 505||December 2012||500||1||Windows Phone 7.8|
|Nokia Lumia 620||Sand||January 2013||600||2||Windows Phone 8|
|Nokia Lumia 520||Fame||January 2013||500||2||Windows Phone 8||520T with TD-SCDMA for China Mobile|
|Nokia Lumia 720||Zeal||January 2013||700||2||Windows Phone 8||720T with TD-SCDMA for China Mobile|
|Nokia Lumia 925||Catwalk||June 2013||900||2||Windows Phone 8||925T with TD-SCDMA for China Mobile|
|Nokia Lumia 1020||EOS||July 2013||1000||2||Windows Phone 8|
|Nokia Lumia 1320||Batman||October 2013||1300||2||Windows Phone 8|
|Nokia Lumia 1520||Bandit||October 2013||1500||2||Windows Phone 8|
|Nokia Lumia 2520||Sirius||October 2013||2500||2||Windows RT|
|Nokia Lumia 625||Max||August 2013||600||2||Windows Phone 8|
|Nokia Lumia 525||Glee||December 2013||500||2||Windows Phone 8|
|Nokia Lumia Icon||February 12, 2014||900||3||Windows Phone 8.1|
|Nokia Lumia 930||Martini||April 2014||900||3||Windows Phone 8.1|
|Nokia Lumia 630||Moneypenny||April 2014||600||3||Windows Phone 8.1||635 with LTE, 636 and 638 with 1GB RAM|
|Nokia Lumia 530||Rock||July 2014||500||3||Windows Phone 8.1|
|Nokia Lumia 730 Dual SIM||September 2014||700||3||Windows Phone 8.1|
|Nokia Lumia 735||Superman||September 2014||700||3||Windows Phone 8.1|
|Nokia Lumia 830||Tesla||September 2014||800||3||Windows Phone 8.1|
Microsoft-branded Lumia devices
|Name||Codename||Release date||Series||Generation||Installed operating system||Variations|
|Microsoft Lumia 535||Chakra||November 2014||500||3||Windows Phone 8.1||Dual SIM|
|Microsoft Lumia 435||Vela||January 2015||400||3||Windows Phone 8.1||Dual SIM|
|Microsoft Lumia 532||Leo||January 2015||500||3||Windows Phone 8.1||Dual SIM|
|Microsoft Lumia 640||Dempsey||March 2015||600||4||Windows Phone 8.1||LTE, Dual SIM, LTE Dual SIM.|
|Microsoft Lumia 640 XL||Makepeace||March 2015||600||4||Windows Phone 8.1||LTE, Dual SIM, LTE Dual SIM.|
|Microsoft Lumia 430||Doris||March 2015||400||3||Windows Phone 8.1||Dual SIM|
|Microsoft Lumia 540||April 2015||500||4||Windows Phone 8.1||Dual SIM|
|Microsoft Lumia 950||Talkman||November 2015||900||5||Windows 10 Mobile||Dual SIM|
|Microsoft Lumia 950 XL||Cityman||November 2015||900||5||Windows 10 Mobile||Dual SIM|
|Microsoft Lumia 550||Saimaa||December 2015||500||5||Windows 10 Mobile|
|Microsoft Lumia 650||Saana||February 2016||600||5||Windows 10 Mobile||LTE, LTE Dual SIM|
Comparison of Lumia smartphones
|Quarters||Q4 2011||Q1 2012||Q2 2012||Q3 2012||Q4 2012||Q1 2013||Q2 2013||Q3 2013||Q4 2013||Q1 2014||Q2 2014||Q3 2014||Q4 2014||Q1 2015||Q2 2015||Q3 2015||Q4 2015||Q1 2016||Q2 2016||Total|
|Quarterly global sales||1||2||4||2.9||4.4||5.6||7.4||8.8||8.2||8||7.4||9.3||10.5||8.6||8.4||5.8||4.5||2.3||1.2||110.3|
- Lumia imaging apps
- Microsoft Surface
- Microsoft hardware
- Microsoft Kin
- Nokia X family
- Nokia Asha series
- Bartlett, Karen (2 November 2011). "Naming the Nokia Lumia". Conversations by Nokia. Nokia. Archived from the original on 8 July 2013. Retrieved 21 January 2016.
- Edmonds, Rich (5 February 2013). "Some interesting "Did you know..." facts about Nokia.". Windows (Phone) Central.
- "Microsoft Lumia design officially revealed without Nokia branding". The Verge. Retrieved 24 October 2014.
- "High five for Microsoft Lumia 535". Microsoft Devices Blog. Microsoft.
- Dolcourt, Jessica (6 October 2015). "Microsoft Lumia 950 coming in November with Windows 10, 5.2-inch screen, starts at $549 (hands-on).". CNet.
- Kastrenakes, Jacob (6 October 2015). "Microsoft Lumia 950 XL with 5.7-inch display and liquid cooling announced for $649.". The Verge.
- Statt, Nick (6 October 2015). "Microsoft's new Lumia 550 announced at $139. The Windows budget phone is back.". The Verge.
- Cheng, Roger (2012-12-18). "Nokia on the edge: Inside an icon's fight for survival". CNET. Retrieved 2013-06-14.
- "Samsung overtakes Nokia in mobile phone shipments". BBC News. 27 April 2012. Retrieved 27 May 2012.
- "Nokia and Microsoft form partnership". BBC. 11 February 2011. Retrieved 12 February 2011.
- Weintraub, Seth (2011-02-08). "Nokia's Elop drops bomb: the platform is on fire". Fortune. Retrieved 2013-06-14.
- Gulliver, John (11 February 2011). "Nokia N9 to be launched this year". Nokia Phones.
- John, Norman (30 October 2011). "Nokia N9 and MeeGo Apps Site Launched, Checkout and Download Hot and Top Apps". Nokia World.
- John, Michael. "Microsoft announces Lumia". Cellz. Cellz. Retrieved 13 November 2014.
- "Nokia Lumia 710 hands-on (video)". Engadget. Retrieved 2012-11-08.
- Toor, Amar (2011-10-26). "Nokia announces the Lumia 800". Engadget. Retrieved 13 November 2012.
- "Just how well did Nokia's Lumia 900 do?". CNET. Retrieved 3 September 2013.
- Warren, Tom (February 27, 2012). "Windows Phone 7.5 update will support 256MB RAM and slower processors in April". The Verge. Vox Media. Retrieved 21 June 2012.
- Mobiles, A.S.F. (10 August 2011). "Windows Phone Tango: for low-cost smartphones". Jhang Mobiles.
- Nagy, Anton D. (7 June 2012). "Windows Phone Mango vs. Windows Phone Tango (Video)". PocketNow.
- Woods, Ben (September 5, 2012). "Nokia's first Windows Phone 8 devices revealed: The Lumia 820 and 920". The Verge. Vox Media. Retrieved 9 February 2014.
- "Nokia Lumia 920 official: Dual-core 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 CPU, 8MP PureView camera, Windows Phone 8 (video)". Engadget. September 6, 2012. Retrieved September 23, 2012.
- Thurrott, Paul. "Short Takes: September 27, 2013". Windows IT Pro. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
- "Nokia Lumia 925 review: First metal Lumia gets it right". CNET. Retrieved 3 September 2013.
- "Nokia Lumia 1020 preview: Take two". GSMArena. Retrieved 22 August 2013.
- Press, the Associated (22 October 2013). "Nokia's first tablet, Lumia 2520, unveiled". CBC News.
- Sohail, Omar (8 February 2015). "Microsoft RT tablets: Production of Nokia Lumia 2520 to cease.". Christian Today.
- Lee, Tyler (4 February 2015). "Microsoft No Longer Manufacturing Nokia Lumia 2520". Übergizmo.
- Writer, Staff (25 October 2013). "Nokia Lumia 2520: 3 Reasons It Is Doomed To Fail Even Before It Hits Stores". KPop Starz.
- "Nokia Lumia 2520 review". The Verge. Retrieved 11 January 2014.
- "The last Windows RT tablet reportedly discontinued, say goodbye to the Lumia 2520". WinBeta.
- Blandford, Rafe (18 July 2013). "Nokia Q2 2013 results - Lumia sales up against mixed background". All About Symbian.
- Souppouris, Aaron (23 October 2013). "Nokia's Q3 2013: $162 million profit from $7.79 billion revenue". The Verge.
- Reed, Brad (29 October 2013). "Nokia narrows Q3 loss as Lumia sales spike". Boy Genius Report.
- "Microsoft buys Nokia's Devices and Services Unit, unites Windows Phone 8 and its hardware maker". The Verge. Retrieved 3 September 2013.
- Sawers, Paul (5 January 2015). "Microsoft launches the Nokia 215, a $29 feature phone touted as its most affordable Internet device yet.". Venture Beat.
- Sándor, Nacsa (15 August 2012). "MediaTek's 'smart-feature phone' effort with likely Nokia tie-up.". Lazure.
- Foley, Mary Jo (25 April 2014). "Microsoft takes control of Nokia's phone business; acquires 25,000 new employees". ZDNet.
- Lunden, Ingrid (3 September 2013). "Nokia's Licensing Its Name To Microsoft, But It's Free To Keep Building Hardware, And Could Even Dial Up To Mobile Devices Again By January 2016". Tech Crunch.
- "There will never be another Nokia smartphone". The Verge. Retrieved 3 September 2013.
- Tung, Liam (September 5, 2013). "Is Microsoft about to bring Office and XBox to Nokia's Asha phones?". ZDNet. CBS Interactive. Retrieved May 9, 2012.
While Microsoft figures out how to integrate Nokia into its own business, it will retain Nokia's brand name under licence to sell both Asha devices and other feature phones.
- Nick Wingfield (2013-09-13). "Behind Microsoft Deal, the Specter of a Nokia Android Phone". bits.blogs.nytimes.com.
- Hamblen, Matt (12 December 2013). "Perspective: The fate of Nokia's Android phone depends on Microsoft. Latest analyst thinking on 'Normandy': It runs a cross of Meego-Linux-Android and can use Android apps". Computerworld.
- Best, Jo (24 February 2014). "Nokia really is going Android with the launch of three 'gateway' devices called X". ZDNet.
- Davies, Chris (24 February 2014). "Nokia X official: Android for the sub-Lumia masses". Slash Gear.
- "Microsoft announces two Lumia phones, always-on Cortana, and clever new mobile accessories". PC World. Retrieved 12 September 2014.
- "Microsoft to use "Nokia by Microsoft" branding on new phones; Surface name to be replaced by Lumia?". PhoneArena. Retrieved 12 September 2014.
- Eadicicco, Lisa (24 October 2014). "Microsoft Has Officially Cut Nokia's Brand From Its Most Popular Smartphone Line". Business Insider.
- Lomas, Natasha (28 April 2014). "Microsoft Won't Brand Its Own Phones 'Microsoft Mobile' — Nor Use Nokia's Name For Long". Tech Crunch.
- "Nokia's Phone Business Rebranded as 'Microsoft Lumia'". PC Magazine. Retrieved 22 October 2014.
- "This is what Microsoft's Nokia-less Lumia phones will look like". PC World. Retrieved 24 October 2014.
- "Nokia France leak: Windows Phone DUMPED in Microsoft Lumia revamp, Haricots renversés sur Facebook". The Register. Retrieved 22 October 2014.
- "The Nokia Conversations blog is now Lumia Conversations". Windows Central. Retrieved 9 November 2014.
- Browne, Mike (8 January 2015). "Welcome to Lumia Conversations U.K.". Lumia Conversations U.K. (formerly NokNok.tv).
- "#Nokia Support Discussions gets a new home – The #Microsoft Mobile Community. by @jimboireland". Nokia News Ireland. Retrieved 7 December 2014.
- Viswav, Pradeep (25 January 2015). "Lumia Beamer app update changes beaming URL to lumiabeamer.com.". Windows Mobile PowerUser.
- Warren, Tom (10 September 2014). "Microsoft is killing the Nokia and Windows Phone brands". The Verge. Retrieved 12 September 2014.
- "Microsoft is killing the Nokia and Windows Phone names, reports say". PC World. Retrieved 12 September 2014.
- "Microsoft Lumia will replace the Nokia brand". The Verge. Retrieved 21 October 2014.
- Bright, Peter (11 November 2014). "The Lumia 535 is the first Microsoft-branded smartphone We're truly entering the post-Nokia era.". Ars Technica.
- Saxena, Anupan (11 November 2014). "First Microsoft-branded smartphone Lumia 535 launched". The Times of India.
- Dasani, Jill (28 January 2015). "AdDuplex Stats – Lumia 535 a massive hit in India, Lumia 730 follows". Nokia the One.
- Tre, Tuoi (6 February 2015). "Nokia phones still popular with consumers in Vietnam following Microsoft buyout: retailers". Tuoi Tre News.
- "Microsoft reneges on Windows 10 upgrades for all current Lumia phones". PC World. IDG. Retrieved 23 January 2015.
- Saleem, Hammad (24 March 2015). "Windows Phone performance as of March 2015, budget-friendly devices continue to dominate.". WinBeta.
- Author, Ron (8 February 2015). "Joe Belfiore confirms Windows 10 for 512MB phones, 'subset of phones' to get the first preview build". WinBeta.
- "Joe Belfiore: Windows 10 update for 512MB phones in the works". GSMArena. Retrieved 9 February 2015.
- "Microsoft clarifies Lumia Denim update for some is just in-name-only". Windows Central.
- "Microsoft to Cut Jobs, Take $7.6 Billion Writedown on Nokia". Bloomberg News. Retrieved 8 July 2015.
- Viswav, Pradeep (21 July 2015). "Surface Chief Panos Panay Is Taking Over Engineering For All Of Premium Devices Including Lumia Windows Phones.". Windows Mobile PowerUser.
- Microsoft Lumia 650 launched at $199: Here are the top specs
- Hautala, Eric (January 6, 2012). "New maintenance release for Windows Phone". Windows Phone Blog. Microsoft. Retrieved January 8, 2014.
- Blandford, Rafe (15 May 2013). "Nokia's "Lumia Amber" software update in detail". All About Windows Phone.
- "Green light for Lumia Amber.". lumiaconversations.microsoft.com. Microsoft. August 15, 2013. Retrieved January 8, 2014.
- "Lack of FM chip not the reason the Nokia Lumia 620 is not getting FM Radio support". WMPoweruser.
- "FM Radio support". Nokia.
- Delaney, Ian (9 January 2014). "Nokia Lumia Black update begins rollout.". Lumia Conversation.
- "Nokia kicks off Lumia Black software update with new features, apps". blogs.windows.com. Microsoft. January 9, 2014. Retrieved January 8, 2014.
- GSM, Mustafa (11 January 2014). "Nokia Lumia Black software update features overview". G.S.M. Arena.
- Xbox, WP (23 October 2013). "Nokia Lumia Black : List of Features / Apps That are Coming to Windows Phone". WPXbox.
- Arena, GSM (3 April 2014). "Nokia's WP 8.1 release detailed, to be called Lumia Cyan". GSM Arena.
- "All-new Windows Phone experience: Lumia Cyan update". lumiaconversations.microsoft.com. Microsoft. July 15, 2014. Retrieved January 8, 2014.
- Sulleyman, Aatif (19 December 2014). "Lumia Denim Features List: What's new?". Trusted Reviews.
- "Full of features: Lumia Denim Update". lumiaconversations.microsoft.com. Microsoft. September 4, 2014. Retrieved January 8, 2014.
- Ivanoff, Ivan (8 February 2015). "Nokia Lumia 1520 Denim Update Makes Its Camera That Much Better". J.B.G. News.
- "Nokia Lumia 800 and 710 price and release dates confirmed". Cnet. 26 October 2011. Retrieved 16 November 2012.
- Millward, Steven (28 March 2012). "Nokia and China Telecom to Launch Lumia 800C March 31st, WP7 Marketplace Now Live in China". Tech in Asia.
- "T-Mobile's Nokia Lumia 710 is official, on January 11th". Reuters. Retrieved 16 November 2012.
- "Nokia Lumia 900 Release Date April 8th". International Business Times. Retrieved 16 November 2012.
- F., Alan (27 May 2012). "Nokia #1 again in Finland as Nokia Lumia 610 and Nokia Lumia 900 launch". PhoneArena.
- Hashmi, Saad (28 March 2012). "Nokia Lumia 800C and Lumia 610C announced for China Telecom's CDMA network". Windows Phone Daily.
- Dhingra, Deepak (October 23, 2012). "Nokia launches budget Lumia 510: Windows Phone 7.5, 4-inch display and 5-megapixel camera (video)". Engadget.
- Summers, Nick (5 September 2012). "Nokia launches the Lumia 820, the 920's little brother with 8 megapixel camera, 4.3" screen". The Next Web.
- "Nokia Lumia 810 for T-Mobile review". engadget.com. Retrieved 16 November 2012.
- "HTC 8X, Nokia Lumia 822 release & price on Verizon". Phones Review. Retrieved 20 November 2012.
- "Nokia Lumia 920 release date UK: 2 November". Pocket-lint. Retrieved 2012-11-13.
- Eddy, Nathan (May 12, 2012). "Nokia, Verizon Prepare for Lumia 928 Smartphone Launch". eWeek.
- "Live from Nokia's MWC 2013 Press Conference". AnandTech. Retrieved 26 February 2013.
- Admin, Site (17 December 2012). "Nokia Lumia 505: New Windows Phone 7.8". Release Phones.
- Dolcourt, Jessica. "Nokia Lumia 620 Review – Watch CNET's Video Review – page 2". Reviews.cnet.com. Retrieved 2013-08-01.
- Saxena, Anupam (20 March 2013). "Nokia launches Lumia 720 and Lumia 520 with Windows Phone 8 in India". NDTV Gadgets.
- Vasil, Cosmin (21 March 2013). "Nokia Lumia 520T Arriving in China for $225/€175". Softpedia.
- H., Victor (27 February 2013). "Nokia Lumia 720 and Lumia 520 release date set for April 1 (not a joke)". Phone Arena.
- Viswav, Pradeep (20 March 2013). "China Mobile Variant Of Nokia Lumia 720 To Include CMMB Mobile TV Technology". Windows Mobile PowerUser.
- Epstein, Zach (14 May 2013). "Nokia unveils Lumia 925 with aluminum body, PureView camera; headed to T-Mobile". BGR.
- R., Maxwell (8 June 2013). "Nokia Lumia 925T all set to make a splash with China Mobile". Phone Arena.
- Delaney, Ian (12 September 2013). "Nokia and Telefonica launch 64GB Nokia Lumia 1020". Microsoft Lumia Conversations.
- of India, Trust (20 December 2013). "Nokia announces Lumia 1320, 525, Asha 500, 502, 503 India launch". IBN Live.
- Lawler, Richard (8 November 2013). "Nokia's 6-inch Lumia 1520 arrives on AT&T November 22nd for $200, pre-orders open now". Engadget.
- Rigg, Jamie (10 January 2014). "Nokia's Lumia 2520 tablet exclusive to John Lewis in the UK from December 4th". Engadget.
- "Nokia Lumia 625: hero of the big screen". Nokia.
- tomwarren. "Nokia Lumia 525 unveiled as successor to the most popular Windows Phone". The Verge. Vox Media.
- GSM, Arena (9 February 2014). "Nokia Lumia Icon launching on February 20". GSM Arena.
- Page, Carly (21 July 2014). "Lumia 930 release date, price, specs and availability". The Inquirer.
- Rougeau, Micheal (2 April 2014). "New Lumia 630, Lumia 635 are the first to launch with Windows Phone 8.1". Tech Radar.
- Taylor, April (4 November 2014). "Nokia Lumia 635 Windows Phone 8.1, quad-core LTE smartphone hits Cricket Wireless on Nov. 7". iTech Post.
- F., Alan (13 August 2014). "Nokia Lumia 530 launches in India". Phone Arena.
- Sharma, Ravi (26 November 2014). "Nokia Lumia 730 review: Not just a selfie phone". Times of India.
- McGregor, Jay (4 October 2014). "Microsoft Launches The Nokia Lumia 830, Dual-Sim 730 And 4G 735". Forbes.
- Ranger, Steve (2 December 2014). "Nokia Lumia 830 review: Smart, cheeky design, elegant software - and the end of an era". ZDNet.
- Saxena, Anupam (11 November 2014). "First Microsoft-branded smartphone Lumia 535 launched". Times of India.
- Finance, Yahoo! (11 November 2014). "Microsoft Lumia 535: "5x5x5" Innovation with an Affordable Price Tag". Yahoo! Finance.
- Bulletin, Maynila (19 January 2015). "Microsoft Lumia 435 and Lumia 532: Affordable Lumia smartphones". Manila Bulletin.
- Nishta, author (14 January 2015). "Introducing the Lumia 435: our most affordable Lumia yet". Lumia Conversations.
- K., Pranav (2 March 2015). "MWC15: Microsoft launches Microsoft Lumia 640". Windows Mobile PowerUser.
- K., Pranav (2 March 2015). "MWC15: Microsoft announces Lumia 640 XL". Windows Mobile PowerUser.
- Fraser, Adan (19 March 2015). "Hello, Lumia 430 Dual SIM". Lumia Conversations.
- Fraser, Adan (15 April 2015). "The brand new Microsoft Lumia 540 Dual SIM". Lumia Conversations.
- Newman, Jared (6 October 2015). "Microsoft's flagship Lumia 950 and 950XL will lead Windows 10 Mobile with premium specs. The first Windows 10 flagship phones have high-quality cameras, liquid-cooled processors, and Continuum support.". PC World.
- Olivarez-Giles, Nathan (6 October 2015). "Microsoft Unveils Powerhouse Lumia 950 and 950 XL Phones.". Wall Street Journal.
- Trew, James (6 October 2015). "Microsoft's Lumia 550 offers entry-level Windows 10 for $140.". Engadget.
- Weinberger, Matt (15 February 2016). "Microsoft is marking the end of an era with a $199 Windows phone for the business.". Business Insider.
- "Nokia — Results and Reports".
- "Nokia Lumia sales hit record 8.8 million in Q3, North America doubles".
- "Nokia Lumia sales weaker over holidays, but doubled in 2013".
- "9.3 million Lumia smartphones were sold by Microsoft last quarter".
- "Nokia Lumia sales hit record 7.4 million in Q2".
- "Microsoft sold 8.6 million Lumia phones in its Q3 2015 fiscal quarter".
- "Microsoft sold 5.8 million Lumia phones in its Q1 2016 fiscal quarter".
- Windows Phone is dead | The Verge
- Microsoft's Q3 2016: Surface up and Windows Phone down again
- Microsoft only sold around 1.2 million Lumia phones in the April to June quarter
- Lumia 535 pips Lumia 520 to become most popular WP device
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Microsoft Lumia.|