Is This Nokia Device Looking for a Verizon Boost?
There have been rumors circulating since at least January about a high end Nokia (NYSE:NOK) phone for Verizon (NYSE:VZ), but people were left in the dark about what that phone actually was. At the time, there were tips that a special model code named “Laser” would appear about the same time as the Catwalk, which was meant for T-Mobile USA.
Recently, though someone released a screenshot of Verizon’s internal system that shows a line-item of Nokia devices. New to the system is a Lumia 928. Additionally, the Verge reported last week that this phone is the Lumia 928.
Currently, not much is known about the new Nokia. Reports indicate that it is at least comparable to the Nokia 920 that AT&T (NYSE:T) has had since Windows 8 (NASDAQ:MSFT) debuted. Some sources also think this device is connected to the RM-860, which passed through the FCC listings recently. If it is actually the same handset, it could pass come out on the market much sooner than expected…