Whether you own a Nokia Lumia 920, Nokia Lumia 820 or are holding out for the Nokia Lumia 620, you’ll find a host of exclusive apps just for your Nokia Lumia Windows Phone 8 smartphone. Here we check out 35 apps exclusive to Nokia Lumia Windows Phone 8.
Nokia is working harder than any other manufacturer to make sure that when you pick up your Windows Phone you have the best user experience possible. Nokia Music and Nokia Mix Radio are just two great examples, bringing you hassle-free music for free, while Nokia Maps and Nokia Drive+ continue to be the best mapping solutions whether you’re on foot or in the car.
We recently brought you the top 20 apps exclusive to Nokia Lumia Windows Phone but Nokia has been so busy adding others that we thought we’d better run an update. For the first 20 apps check out the link before diving into the latest 15 apps below.
Remember, you won’t be able to download these apps from the Windows Phone Store, so sadly HTC and Samsung owners et al will need to look elsewhere for apps, as you’ll only be able to download these from the Nokia Collection on your Nokia Lumia Windows Phone smartphone 8.
PhotoBeamer is a new, innovative way to show your pictures and photos on any screen. Just point your Nokia Lumia at any screen displaying the www.photobeamer.com website and you can enjoy photos anywhere. Think of it as a mobile projector that’s available anytime. It’s so quick and simple to use, there is no login, no registration, simple install the app and point at the screen.
Whether you’re in the office, on-site with a client, at the airport, or working late at nigh in your kitchen, YouSendIt for Windows Phone 8 ensures you always have the latest version with you. You can store all your important documents, presentations, photos and videos in one location and send large files right from the app without clogging up your email.
Check out our YouSendIt review for Windows Phone 8
World of Red Bull
The World of Red Bull app essentially brings together all the various news feeds from around the world that Red Bull produces and puts them together in one gateway app. Anyone with even a mild interest in extreme sports or the world of Red Bull will truly revel in this app.
TripAdvisor allows you to plan and have your perfect trip away. TripAdvisor offers over 75 million reviews and opinions by travellers, so you’re bound to find the best places to eat, sleep, and play, wherever you travel. It allows you to find hotels, restaurants, and attractions in any destination, as well as see millions of user-uploaded photos for all places around the world. There is even a neat Use Near Me Now feature to help you discover options near you or any address you enter.
Browse and listen to radio, live local and global. Listen live to your favourite radio stations, DJs and programmes and find new ones on local, global and internet radio. Find your faves with over 50,000 channels of music, sports, news, podcasts and national networks like BCC, NPR and SWR.
Make the most of your day with the most trusted weather information. AccuWeather for Windows Phone offers accurate,localised and detailed weather news and information in a modern and clean format.Complete with interactive panoramic views, easy swiping between your favourite locations, and Bing Maps, AccuWeather.com is fun and easy to use.
NokNok may not be the most business focussed website in the world but here are plenty of Nokia Lumia owners out there working in the city and needing to keep abreast things on the go. That’s why the Bloomberg Windows Phone app is such an important addition to the Nokia Collection. Bringing up to the minute business news and forecasts together, it’s the perfect app for the business professional on the go.
FourSquare helps you explore the world around you. Keep up with friends, get insider tips and unlock discounts and rewards. While on the go you can easily tell fiends where you are, share photos, get their comments and get insider tips on tons of places. What’s more, you can earn points and badges for doing the things you love.
Check out our FourSquare review for Windows Phone 8
Discover your city’s favourite artists. Access any artist, any genre from the largest catalogue on the internet. Soundtracker Radio is a “geolocal internet radio” service that puts a library of 13 million fully licensed songs from every genre you can think of right at your fingertips. SoundTracker makes it easy to discover and okay in real time music with your friends and neighbours.
Michelin Travel allows you to discover places of interest in your immediate area, as well as across the globe. The attractions listed in the app have been compiled by Michelin, there are more than 30,000 of them presently, and is a great companion app to Nokia’s own City Lens, which allows you to see places of interest in your local area in a whole new way.
Ocado on the Go
Ocado is a leading UK online supermarket that delvers world-class groceries and award-winning service straight to your kitchen table. They also happen to price match with Tesco on branded items. With an entire supermarket at your fingertips you can shop for everything you need, from food and drink to home-wares books, toys and much more and have it delivered at a time that is convenient to you.
Get weekly inside access to the PGA Tour’s best players and events with the official PGA Tour app. It will enable you to follow every stroke of every player throughout the season. The app includes the following cool features: Live Leader board for each event, Scorecards for every player, play-by-play of all the action from each hole, as well as player performance statistics.
StyleSaint is the home of fashion and style and Nokia has teamed up with them to offer the StyleSaint app as an exclusive to Nokia Lumia owners. With thousands of images hand-selected by savvy StyleSaints the world over and daily style notes that help you get dressed in the morning, StyleSaint is the ultimate sourced for your fashion fix.
L’Wren Scott is an American fashion designer, stylist and former model who is perhaps best known for her long-term relationship with Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones. Designed specifically for Windows Phone you’ll find the latest collections and Twitter feed with the swipe of a finger. There is also a menu page that allows you to tap into the various collections, along with The Journey, which is the backstory to L’Wren Scott and her history to date.
Goal.com 2012 Finals
Goal.com 2012 Finals is the essential Euro 2012 tournament app, Keeping you connected on the move, delivering the latest team news, live scores and commentary, plus much more Whatever and wherever the story is the Goal.com 2012 Finals mobile app offers the most comprehensive and expert coverage of the Euro 2012 competition.
Check out our Goal.com 2012 Finals review for Windows Phone 8
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