Deal DetailsPromoted 06-19-2013 at 12:06 AM View Original Post
- 1GHz Dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4
- 512MB RAM
- 8GB Internal Memory
- 4" 800x400 IPS Screen w/ 5MP Rear Camera
- 1430mAh Battery
- Microsoft Windows Phone 8 OS
*sold out online currently
WCDMA 850 / 1700 / 1900
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
1. T-Mobile postpaid or tmobile prepaid
2. T-Mobile MVNO's.
3. AT&T post-paid (After device unlock, will work on 3G/H+)
4. AT&T MVNO's (After device unlock, will work on 3G/H+)
Phone comes locked to TMobile network. See unlocking section to use on other networks.
How do I unlock this phone?
You can also buy an unlock code from one of the multiple vendors online, should you choose not to wait to meet T-Mobile's requirements on having active phone service. That's what I plan on doing, I am unlocking this and using it on AT&T/Straight-Talk and will get 3G/H+ service with them. It has the required frequency bands.
Quote :If you have a Postpaid Plan on an eligible device, T-Mobile will provide the SIM unlock code upon request as long as:
Quote :If you have a Prepaid Plan or Pay In Advance on an eligible device:
Nokia provides "HERE Drive" that operates as a complete offline GPS Navigation system with turn by turn instructions. No data required except to initially install and download maps (over WiFi).
To transfer data like contacts from older phones that include Bluetooth, check out
Con: Nokia 521 only comes with Single region Map
HERE Drive: provides turn-by-turn navigation in a single country or region. The selected country or region is calculated with the app launching for the first time, taking into account the country the inserted SIM card belongs to.
This is full offline navigation. Also Nokia Maps are available for > 90 countries.
HERE Drive+: turn-by-turn navigation covers almost 100 countries.
Touchscreen on this phone can be used with gloves.
May 20th = Over-the-Air update rollout for "WiFi Calling" feature begins. Unclear if/how prepaid plans will work with this feature.
May 22nd = Will be available from T-Mobile & Microsoft stores for $30 down + $5/mo for 24 months
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Video review from phonedog: