1. toca79's Avatar
    Hi all, i would like to know if i'll be able to purchase (i don't know how it works in the us) and use a verizon lumia 822 in italy given that this model is not on sale here and the 820 only has 8gb of memory

    Thanks
    Matteo

    ps: sorry for my bad english ;)
    12-29-2012 04:02 AM
  2. palandri's Avatar
    It's a dual CDMA/GSM phone. It should work in Europe on GSM.
    12-29-2012 07:42 AM
  3. toca79's Avatar
    Thank you for your reply, i was wondering how to buy one of these, any advice?
    12-29-2012 08:31 AM
  4. Katsyone's Avatar
    Ebay it ^_^.

    As simple as that.
    12-29-2012 08:48 AM
  5. toca79's Avatar
    There are no lumia 822 on ebay right now...
    Guess i'll have to wait

    Thanks anyway ;)
    12-29-2012 12:37 PM
  6. Tahiti Bob's Avatar
    Why not just get the 820?
    12-29-2012 12:50 PM
  7. toca79's Avatar
    3 good reasons, the Lumia 820 is 165 gr vs 140 of the 822 has 8gb of memory instead of 16gb and the battery is 1650 mha istead of 1800.
    I simply don't understand why nokia decided to sell the 820 instead of 822 throughout the world.
    12-29-2012 02:02 PM
  8. Tahiti Bob's Avatar
    Because it's uglier lol. The 810 is a nicer phone but still 8GB. The microSD slots make up for that though, you have enough left for apps.
    12-29-2012 02:15 PM
  9. toca79's Avatar
    I've read that wp8 has a space issue especially in phones with 8gb or less memory, because you only have 5 gb free and the OS uses up a lot of space for app cache.
    In the lumia 820 forum this argument is well discussed.
    822 may be uglier than 820 but all around is a better phone imho
    12-29-2012 03:53 PM

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