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December 12, 2013

Load the best apps on your Nokia Lumia 2520

Nokia’s first ever Windows tablet, the Nokia Lumia 2520 is now on sale and customers all over are excited to open their tablets and get going! Which apps shine on the Nokia Lumia 2520’s beautiful 10.1” screen?

Let’s have a walkthrough of our favorites.

First off, you can’t deny that the Nokia Lumia 2520 is an entertainment powerhouse. With that exceptionally long battery life and stunning screen, apps such as Vevo, Netflix and Hulu+ just beg for your attention. It doesn’t matter if you’re catching a full movie while on a plane or watching your favorite Katy Perry video, these apps are sure to keep you entertained.

Also, for viewing entertainment that you have stored on your computer or other storage device, Plex has been redesigned specifically for the Nokia Lumia 2520. If you’re running Plex server on your Mac or Windows computer, you can view your videos or music on your Lumia 2520 all over your house.  Or, thanks to Nokia Lumia 2520’s ClearBlack Display – while you’re out back on the deck.

Put Lumia 2520 to work

Nokia Lumia 2520 screen

Nokia’s first tablet is a workhorse, too. As you may know, it has 2GB of RAM and has a full Microsoft Office suite pre-installed. In addition to Office, what apps help you get things done?

If you’re one to use cloud storage to help collaborate on documents, you’ll be happy to know SkyDrive is supported in all aspects of the Windows RT 8.1 experience.  Alternatively, Dropbox and Box are in the Windows Store if your group uses these cloud storage services as well.

What if you have a file that you want to get from your Lumia phone to your Lumia tablet? enables you to flick files from one device to another with the flick of a finger!

Lastly – to stay in touch with your co-workers, use the Windows RT 8.1 versions of Skype and Lync. They let you make voice calls, IM and even see each other face-to-face for video calls.

Capture media and tell the tale


If there’s one thing Nokia Lumia are good at – it’s capturing the memories you create in stunning photos and fantastic video. Nokia Storyteller takes the photos from your Nokia Lumia phone and gives you a timeline-based way of seeing and displaying your pictures. Also, you can see where you captured the memory with a Maps view powered by HERE Maps.

Nokia Video Director lets you create and edit video on the go on your Nokia Lumia 2520.

Speaking of tails (pun intended), let’s end with an exciting game that reacts to the world around you!  Dragons Adventure is a stunningly beautiful game that comes from our collaboration with DreamWorks Animation. Powered by your location, this game changes with traffic, weather and other outside elements to keep your child entertained as you travel this holiday season.