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Nokia's Lumia lineup finds little love in the U.S.

Ian Paul | April 19, 2013
Nokia offers a wide array of Windows Phone 8 handsets to woo smartphone users, from the fully-loaded Lumia 920 flagship phone to the budget-friendly Lumia 620, and every one sports a colorful, elegant exterior. But for all its efforts, Nokia devices are struggling to gain a foothold in North America.

Microsoft may also be keeping a keen eye on Nokia's results as rumors swirl about a potential Surface smartphone. Microsoft has so far denied these rumors; just this week Windows Phone lead Terry Myerson said he didn't see the need for a Microsoft phone at this point. But with Nokia struggling to get a foothold in North America, perhaps a Surface phone is just what's needed to kick start the Windows Phone platform in the U.S. and Canada.

 

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