XP-YESSSSSSS

Dell's already awesome XPS 15 gets even better in 2017

Surface table meets Windows 10

Yes, we did put Windows 10 on the original Surface table ... and it rocks

Cream o' the crop

Before buying a Microsoft laptop, check out our pick for the absolute best

Simple and secure, just the way I like it

We think Windows 10 Cloud is a great idea, here's why

uber micro

Halo Wars 2 has something for everyone. Here's our full review.

Oldie but goldie

We reviewed Microsoft's decade-old Surface table

Creators Update comin' at ya

These are the coolest new features in the next big Xbox One update (video)

Buyer's guide

The Razer Blade 14 is the best laptop Razer has to offer

Windows 10 app gems

10 terrific Windows 10 apps you should be using

Tower of power

Here's what we think of Dell's XPS Tower Special Edition

Quite a deal

Grab the complete C# coding bootcamp for $41!

Your go-to laptop guide

Introducing our ultimate laptop buyer's guide

Listen here

Attn Android and iPhone users: What you need to know about Windows phone

Old is new?

The original Surface Pro still holds its own in the 2-in-1 world

Xbox Greenlight?

No, internet, Microsoft isn't opening Xbox to all UWP games

Falling in love

HP Envy 34 review: An ultrawide curved all-in-one after my heart

2015 machine in 2017?

Surface 3 still holds its own in 2017

Let Kodi cut your cord

You should be using Kodi for Windows 10

Leader of the pack

HP's Spectre x360 15 just might be the best all-around laptop

New or refurbed?

Is a refurbed Surface right for you?

< >
Welcome to the Windows Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Page 1 of 15 12345611 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 25 of 358
Like Tree15Likes
  1. Rohan Vg's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    44 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
       #1  
    When will be the Nokia Lumia 1020 released in India? Such an amazing phone, shame its not released yet. Will it be like Lumia 920, which was launched here after a delay of 3 months.
    Last edited by Rohan Vg; 07-30-2013 at 06:46 AM.
  2. crash1989's Avatar
    Developer

    Posts
    1,495 Posts
    Global Posts
    1,498 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #2  
    I tweeted Nokia India a few days back and they didn't have any date set. The phone is to be released in China soon and I "expect" :D it will be coming to India late august or september.

    India is a price sensitive market so 1020 stock will be very limited, just like 920.
  3. Amran Nagal's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    162 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #3  
    It will be launching in india on August 19th
  4. Maqsood Pasha's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    15 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #4  
    Are you sure about it because nokia retail stores in India arent confirmed about it when i ask about it they say that it is India we cant say anything exactly
  5. lsquare's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    77 Posts
    Global Posts
    100 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #5  
    Quote Originally Posted by crash1989 View Post
    I tweeted Nokia India a few days back and they didn't have any date set. The phone is to be released in China soon and I "expect" :D it will be coming to India late august or september.

    India is a price sensitive market so 1020 stock will be very limited, just like 920.
    And China isn't?
  6. Amran Nagal's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    162 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #6  
    Quote Originally Posted by Maqsood Pasha View Post
    Are you sure about it because nokia retail stores in India arent confirmed about it when i ask about it they say that it is India we cant say anything exactly
    here is the link
    http://www.nokiapoweruser.com/2013/0...y-19th-august/
    Saholic claims it will be available by 19th of this month either Nokia will actually roll it out or it might be the 925 and saholic made an error.
  7. Maqsood Pasha's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    15 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #7  
    Quote Originally Posted by Amran Nagal View Post
    here is the link
    Lumia 1020 listed by retailer Saholic in India. Expected availability by 19th August.
    Saholic claims it will be available by 19th of this month either Nokia will actually roll it out or it might be the 925 and saholic made an error.
    thanks for that link but can we belive saholic
  8. P098's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    12 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #8  
    Lumia 925 is still not released in India, which was released worldwide way before 1020, I guess Nokia takes its sweet time to get their flagships here in India.
  9. crash1989's Avatar
    Developer

    Posts
    1,495 Posts
    Global Posts
    1,498 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #9  
    Quote Originally Posted by lsquare View Post
    And China isn't?
    Yes, it is not as sensitve as India, the stats seem to agree with me. You should check out Lumia 920 and 820 demand check in China. Still outselling competition on major retailers TMall, Suning and Dixintong !! and of course the strong iPhone sales. China is one of the biggest markets for High end smartphones.

    http://www.nokiapoweruser.com/2013/0...8-and-saholic/

    Anyway, I might not know the whole story but this is the way it looks to me right now.

    For Lumia 920 I had to contact 7 Nokia Priority dealers to get one on Gurgaon, Delhi NCR. So you can guess what the market in India expects.
  10. nick62589's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    1 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #10  
    I had to contact four to get my hands on a Lumia 920 in January. Hopefully 1020 comes before September :)
  11. Amran Nagal's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    162 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #11  
    Quote Originally Posted by Maqsood Pasha View Post
    thanks for that link but can we belive saholic
    50-50 but certainly it will come by August end or September
  12. Elton Jothi's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    146 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #12  
    based on how long it took the 920 to release in india, i assume the 1020 will be released on sep or oct
    DO NOT EVER PREORDER in INDIAN ONLINE STORES IF U EXPECT TO HAVE IT ON UR HANDS THE 1st day...
    Just rush to Univercell or sangeetha or Priority


    THE 920
    Released : 2012, November 11
    India Release date : 2013 January 11

    The 1020
    Released: 2013, July
    India Release date : Approx mid sept

    P.S i wont be buying the 1020, as i have the 920 already :(... will wait for the next version of 1020 maybe with 1080p support :|
    Impulsive_Mulia likes this.
  13. Maqsood Pasha's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    15 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #13  
    Hope it comes by end of august this is my first windows mobile and it took me 2 months to decide android,windows or apple :)
  14. Maqsood Pasha's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    15 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #14  
    Quote Originally Posted by Elton Jothi View Post
    based on how long it took the 920 to release in india, i assume the 1020 will be released on sep or oct
    DO NOT EVER PREORDER in INDIAN ONLINE STORES IF U EXPECT TO HAVE IT ON UR HANDS THE 1st day...
    Just rush to Univercell or sangeetha or Priority


    THE 920
    Released : 2012, November 11
    India Release date : 2013 January 11

    The 1020
    Released: 2013, July
    India Release date : Approx mid sept

    P.S i wont be buying the 1020, as i have the 920 already :(... will wait for the next version of 1020 maybe with 1080p support :|
    what does p.s.i stands for?
  15. Rohan Vg's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    44 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
       #15  
    I wonder what the price will be since the value of rupee has dropped down.. 1$ = 61.1₹

    Anyways, I don't understand nokia's policy of releasing the phone so late.
    Nokia started to build up the hype since May-June will all the "leaked" screenshots and videos of the phone and then announcing it oficially on July 11, 2013. They will probably launch the phone after 2-3 months and in the meantime something new will come along and the interest in Lumia 1020 will slowly die down.

    Release the phone already and just SHUT UP AND TAKE MY MONEY nokia!!
    The wait is killing us!!
  16. Rohan Vg's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    44 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
       #16  
    I contacted Nokia India through email and I got this response
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Dear Rohan,

    Thank you for e-mailing Nokia Care. The Service Request No. is #######

    This email is in reference to know the launch date of Nokia Lumia 1020. I value the importance of information asked and I am happy to assist you.
    In response to your e-mail, I would like to inform you that at present, I do not have the exact timelines for launch and price of this particular device. However, I can assure you that you will find a communication through appropriate channels.
    For more information about Nokia products kindly visit to the link mentioned below:-
    All Phones - Nokia - India
    Kindly let me know if you require any further information or help.

    Thanks & Regards,

    Shikha Shrivastava
    Nokia Care Representative
    India
  17. crash1989's Avatar
    Developer

    Posts
    1,495 Posts
    Global Posts
    1,498 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #17  
    the default response :(
  18. Amran Nagal's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    162 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #18  
    I am dying to get this phone. :( I really hope saholic is right.
    Irrespective of the price I am buying this!
  19. Maqsood Pasha's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    15 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #19  
    Hope saholic is right. Waiting is killing me
  20. Vyenkatesh's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    209 Posts
    Global Posts
    280 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #20  
    Rohan,

    This is the standard default reply for any new phone launch query. I feel Nokia will launch 1020 before 925 as they feel it is their latest flagship device.
    But as you rightly said they loose freshness and importance of the device by launching it late in India. I am waiting for 925 and 1020, and will decide after I see the price difference.

    Let's hope Nokia makes it on 19th August.

    Regards,
    Vyenkatesh
  21. tissotti's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    1,105 Posts
    Global Posts
    1,107 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #21  
    Quote Originally Posted by lsquare View Post
    And China isn't?
    China is world largest smartphone market. In couple of years just doing great in China will be enough.
  22. Maqsood Pasha's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    15 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #22  
    Mostly no one will be buying 925 because of minor changes to 920 may be thats the reason for the delay of 925 release
  23. Rohan Vg's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    44 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
       #23  
    Quote Originally Posted by Maqsood Pasha View Post
    Mostly no one will be buying 925 because of minor changes to 920 may be thats the reason for the delay of 925 release
    Mostly no one will be buying the Lumia devices because they wont be released soon.
  24. Maqsood Pasha's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    15 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #24  
    Quote Originally Posted by Rohan Vg View Post
    Mostly no one will be buying the Lumia devices because they wont be released soon.
    haha :) thats good one
  25. Rohan Vg's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    44 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
       #25  
    Good news!!

    I just got a call from a Nokia Care representative regarding my earlier inquiry about the Lumia 1020 launch in India. This is what he said:

    "The device will launch at the end of this month. The price range will vary from ₹36,000 - ₹40,000. The price wont exceed ₹40,000"

    Now at least we know when the phone will launch.
    Good job Nokia!!
    Last edited by Rohan Vg; 08-06-2013 at 10:10 PM.
Page 1 of 15 12345611 ... LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Lumia 920 Blurry Photos
    By Seldom in forum Nokia Lumia 920
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 07-31-2013, 11:59 AM
  2. Will there ever be a Lumia 930 with 64Gb storage?
    By WPhoney in forum Nokia Lumia 920
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 07-30-2013, 07:49 PM
  3. Lumia 920 restarts randomly if 4G network is enabled
    By Topherious in forum Nokia Lumia 920
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-30-2013, 04:55 AM
  4. Nokia Lumia 520 Import Fixed Dialing Numbers
    By Christophe Tech in forum Nokia Lumia 520
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-30-2013, 04:35 AM

Posting Permissions