Nokia has finally announced the Lumia 822, their new Windows Phone 8 device exclusive for Verizon Wireless. It surfaced earlier this month as Nokia Atlas and has similar features as the 820 including a 4.3-inch (800 x 480 pixels) AMOLED ClearBlack display, 1.5 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor and Windows Phone 8 OS. Unlike the 820, this phone has a curved design. It would support Verizon’s 4G LTE network.
It has a 8MP Auto Focus camera with Carl Zeiss optics and Dual LED flash, 1080p HD recording at 30 fps and a 1.2MP front-facing camera. It is 11.2 mm thick and weighs 142 grams. It would have separate exchangeable shells that adds wireless charging. It connectivity options include, 4G LTE and 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 3.0, GPS / aGPS and NFC. It has 1GB RAM, 16GB of internal memory, expandable memory with up to 64GB and comes with an 1800 mAh battery.
It would be available in Black, White and Grey colors on November 22 for $99.99 on a two-year contract.