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Microsoft: Our Lumia 830 phone is top-shelf and budget-friendly

The Lumia 830 is an "affordable flagship," and the 730 and 735 are geared for the selfie-loving crowd, Microsoft says at IFA. Also coming: the Denim release of Windows Phone later in 2014.

By September 4, 2014

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Nokia takes aim at China with budget-friendly Lumias

With China overtaking the U.S. as the world's largest smartphone market, Nokia needs to re-establish its position there.

By February 24, 2013

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RIM promises budget-friendly BlackBerry 10 phones

An RIM executive tells Fierce Wireless that the company intends to hit all price points with its new BlackBerry 10 smartphones.

By January 9, 2013

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Apple prepping budget-friendly, 8GB iPhone 4?

Reuters says that the device will launch within the next few weeks, paving the way for the iPhone 5 to hit store shelves at the end of September.

By August 23, 2011

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Samsung loses smartphone crown to Apple

With its big-screened iPhone 6 lineup, Apple jumped past Samsung to capture a 20.4 percent share of smartphone sales last quarter, says research firm Gartner.

By March 3, 2015

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BlackBerry's back, Samsung Pay gets the spotlight and more Microsoft at Mobile World Congress 2015 day two

We have seen the future and it includes an iris-scanning smartphone and luggage that can weigh itself. Check out the rest of the impressive tech from day two of Mobile World Congress 2015.

By March 3, 2015

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Android shipments in 2014 exceed 1 billion for first time

That gave Google's mobile operating system 81 percent of the worldwide market in 2014, compared with 15 percent for Apple's iOS.

By January 29, 2015

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Xiaomi puts iPhone 6 Plus in its sights with Mi Note phablet

The Chinese phone maker's new device features a slightly bigger screen and a lighter, thinner body than Apple's biggest phone -- at less than half the price.

By January 14, 2015

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Sprint finally hops aboard Lumia train with budget Lumia 635

The Lumia 635 will sell for $100 online through Sprint's prepaid arm, Boost and Virgin, starting December 23.

By December 16, 2014

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Google emerging-markets phone gets hung up in India as retailers cry foul

Some of India's biggest brick-and-mortar retail chains are refusing to sell Android One devices, due to Google's handling of online sales, as well as low profit margins, says a report.

By November 20, 2014