UpdatedThe Nokia Lumia 800 is the first Windows Phone handset to spring from the Microsoft / Nokia tie-up announced in February, and we've got our hands on an early sample to check it out.
The Nokia Lumia 800 smartphone is now available to buy in the United States, albeit as an expensive bundle packed with accessories.
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Amid all the rumours of struggling sales and possible buy-outs, one analyst reckons Nokia shifted around one million Nokia Lumia 800 handsets in the last three months of 2011.
Nokia has confirmed that the newly-launched Lumia 800 will be given a software update in the new year to resolve battery issues.
It's been barely a month since the Nokia Lumia 800 was revealed but Nokia's not hanging around, having announced the first software update for the Windows Phone handset.
The Nokia Lumia 800 is set to receive two software updates in the coming months that will improve its power efficiency, after some users complained of problematic battery life on the handset.
The Nokia Lumia 800 has gone on sale in the UK, bringing the latest Windows Phone 7 Mango OS and a huge burden of expectation.