On October 4, AT&T announced it will be offering Nokia’s first two officially announced Windows Phone 8 devices: The Lumia 920 and Lumia 820. Given Nokia has been silent to date about U.S. carrier deals, that’s the good news. The bad news for those of us not on AT&T: The Lumia 920, the higher-end model, is an AT&T exclusive, as AT&T told The Verge. I guess this shouldn’t be all that surprising, given Nokia launched with AT&T as its premier partner with Windows Phone 7.x in the U.S. and was rumored to be Nokia’s preferred launch partner for Windows Phone 8. Read the full story at ZDNet.
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