Like its sister model, the Lumia 820, the Nokia Lumia 822 sports a 4.3-inch, 800 x 480 (WVGA) screen. This Windows Phone 8 smartphone is built around a 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor, with 1GB RAM, 8GB of internal memory, and a microSD card slot. It has an 8MP camera with optics from Carl Zeiss, as well as a 1.2MP HD front-facing camera for video calls. The Nokia Lumia 822 supports exchangeable shells. These are sold separately, and some offer wireless charging.
- Solid performance
- Verizon 4G LTE network is great
- Good exclusive apps, namely Data Sense
- Unattractive build
- Camera is of poor quality
- Data Sense has a caveat
The Nokia Lumia 822, offered only by Verizon Wireless, is the most favorable of the three carrier-exclusive variants of the Lumia 820.
Read Our Full Review: Nokia Lumia 822 Review: That's More Like It