Siri says Nokia Lumia 900 is best smartphone ever


Siri on the wall, Who's the best smartphone of them all?


Wait for it... Nokia Lumia 900! That's right, if you ask Apple's speech recognition software, Siri, what the best smartphone ever made is, the software betrays its maker and answers Nokia Lumia 900, the Windows Phone device. Siri's answers are based on search results from Wolfram Alpha, which gets its own information from user reviews. The Nokia Lumia 900 is a recently launched device, so it makes sense that there is a plentitude of sources for Siri to say that it is the best smartphone ever. Siri interprets the question as 'best mobile phones by customer review average'. The result even specifies the 4G version, a colour 'cyan' and AT&T.




The folks over at Apple can't be too thrilled about hearing this, especially since with each iPhone, they claim it's the best yet. The Nokia Lumia 900 was launched this past April with a huge light show at Times Square in New York City. What's interesting, however, is that Siri doesn't actually recognize the word 'Nokia'. According to Geekosystem, when Siri was asked "Do you know what Nokia is", Siri interpreted the question as "Do you know what Nukea is" and answered "This is about you, not me." Siri, at the end of the day, is a computer, not a human, therefore it can only help out as good as our questions are and as much data that the service supporting it on the backend has.
Siri also stirred up a controversy recently when users noticed that there were no results provided for 'abortion clinics'. The reason, however, that Siri did that, it was revealed was that there are very few clinics like Planned Parenthood and others that provide abortion services that actually have the word 'abortion' in their names. The difference between Siri spouting out Nokia Lumia 900 and the lack of abortion results is that the issue of abortion comes up from the way Siri itself is programmed to search for queries, while the Nokia Lumia 900 is the result of the way Wolfram Alpha is programmed. 



GENERAL FEATURES
In Sales Package Handset, Battery, Charger, Headset, Data Cable, Soft Cover, User Guide, Product Information Guide
Form Bar
SIM Single SIM, GSM
Touch Screen Yes, Capacitive
Keypad No
Business Features Document Viewer, Document Editor, Pushmail (ActiveSync, Mail for Exchange)
Call Features Hands Free, Loudspeaker
Handset Color Matt Black
Platform
Operating Freq GSM - 850, 900, 1800, 1900; UMTS - 2100
OS Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango)
Java No
Processor 1.4 GHz Qualcomm Scorpion
Graphics Adreno 205
Display
Type AMOLED
Size 3.7 Inches
Resolution WVGA, 480 x 800 Pixels
Color 16 M
Other Display Features Gorilla Glass Display, ClearBlack Display, Curved Glass
Camera
Primary Camera Yes, 8 Megapixel
Secondary Camera No
Flash Dual LED
Video Recording Yes, 1280 x 720, 30 fps
HD Recording HD
Zoom Digital Zoom - 3x
Other Camera Features Geo-tagging, Auto Focus, Continuous Touch Focus, Exposure Compensation, Auto and Manual White Balance, Carl Zeiss Optics, Image Editor
Dimensions
Size 61.2x116.5x12.1 mm
Weight 142 g
Battery
Type Li-Ion, 1450 mAh
Talk Time 13 hrs (2G), 9 hrs (3G)
Standby Time 265 hrs (2G), 335 hrs (3G)
Memory and Storage
Internal 16 GB
Memory 512 MB RAM
Internet & Connectivity
Internet Features Email
Preinstalled Browser WAP 2.0, Internet Explorer 9
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
3G Yes, 14.4 Mbps HSDPA; 5.76 Mbps HSUPA
Wifi Yes, 802.11 b/g/n
WAP Yes, v2
USB Connectivity Yes, micro USB, v2
GPS Support Yes, A-GPS with Bing Maps, Nokia Maps
Bluetooth Yes, v2.1, Supported Profiles (A2DP 1.2, AVCTP 1.0, AVDTP 1.0, AVRCP 1.0, AVRCP 1.3, GAVDP 1.2, HFP 1.5, HSP 1.1, PBAP 1.0, RFCOMM 1.0, SPP 1.0, EDR)
Audio Jack 3.5 mm
Multimedia
Music Player Yes, Supports MP3, eAAC, WAV
Video Player Yes, Supports H.263, ASF, H.264, AVI, MPEG-4, WMV 9, VC-1, HD Video Playback
FM Yes
Ringtone MP3, WAV
Other Features
SAR Value 0.94 W/Kg
Call Memory Yes
SMS Memory Yes
Phone Book Memory Practically Unlimited
Sensors 3D Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Digital Compass
Additional Features 3G, GSM, Touchscreen, Email, GPS, Bluetooth, FM Player, HD Recording, Music Player, WiFi, Wi-Fi Positioning, Audio and Video Streaming, Video Stabilization, Active Noise Cancellation, Audio Recording AAC Stereo, MMS Enabled, Notes, Calendar, Detailed Contact Information, Flight Mode, Nokia Drive, Nokia Music, Nokia Contacts Transfer, Dedicated Keys, Voice Input
Important Apps Instant Messaging, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Mail, Yahoo Mail, Hotmail, Windows Live

Do you think Siri is right and the Nokia Lumia 900 is currently the best smartphone? Let us know what you think ..leave a comment below.!!

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Comments

uxi said…
the specifications you showed are that of a Nokia 'N900' which is a maemo 5 phone where as you posted the thread about Nokia Lumia 900....
ViPER said…
sorry dude I wud change it as soon as I can... thanxxx
ViPER said…
Uxi changed thanx bro ...

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