Nokia may be one of the first manufacturers to launch new smartphones with Windows Phone 8, a new version of Microsoft’s operating system for mobile phones. According to The Verge site , the company could launch the first devices simultaneously to the release of new version of the system in September.
According to the site, Nokia launched two new smartphones can line Lumia, Windows Phone 8 on September 5. The Bloomberg news agency , on the other hand, said that Nokia will present the new equipment during the Nokia World event to be held on 5 and 6 September in Helsinki, host city of Nokia, Finland.
If the release occurs will be held only seven days before the alleged Apple event to launch the iPhone 5, new version of its smartphone. Apple has not confirmed the event.
The launch is another step in Nokia’s strategy to increase its share in the smartphone market. Since the partnership with Microsoft , announced in February 2011, the company has released four models of the Lumia, including the advanced Lumia 800 and 900 Lumia .
However, the current line appliances Lumia not receive the update for Windows Phone 8, due to technical requirements of the new version of the system, such as multicore processors. This factor increases the rumors of the launch of new models of the Lumia, with the features of the new version of the system as a way to become more competitive with the new version of iPhone.