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    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

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    Matteo

    ps: sorry for my bad english ;)
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    It's a dual CDMA/GSM phone. It should work in Europe on GSM.
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    Thank you for your reply, i was wondering how to buy one of these, any advice?
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    Ebay it ^_^.

    As simple as that.
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    There are no lumia 822 on ebay right now...
    Guess i'll have to wait

    Thanks anyway ;)
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    Why not just get the 820?
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    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.
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    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.
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    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

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