(Updated May 22, 2012 – Corrected the text format for the Nokia Lumia Contest to “I CAN LUMIA <Full Name>/<Address>/<IMEI>” and then send it to 2960 for both Globe and Smart subscribers.)
Talk about Epic Nights! Last Friday, Nokia, along with Smart Communications and Globe Telecom, held Lumianation to promote Nokia’s Windows Phone line of smartphones, the Lumia.
At the Lumianation are in the Amphitheater in Bonifacio High Street, it was all about having a good time. VIPs, Lumia owners, and members of the tech media were mingling with the sound of DJ Nina under the stars with drinks from the open bar. Even when the rain came to ruin the fun, people were still enjoying themselves. The enjoyment factor was even raised higher with the arrival of DJ group Smoke Jumpers as well the Nokia show presented at the side of the building beside the Amphitheater.
Amidst all the partying, people from Nokia were roaming the grounds showing of the Lumia phones from the Lumia 610 to the Lumia 800 as well as the features of Microsoft’s Windows Phone OS. As for the Lumia 900, well, it is coming as early as June where it will be exclusive for a period before being available elsewhere.
The Nokia Lumia 610 and the Nokia Lumia 800 are both available at selected Nokia Stores and retail outlets nationwide. Both are available for PhP 10,980 and PhP23,500 respectively. The Nokia Lumia 800 is also available to Globe subscribers for free with the Unli Surf Plan 1799. On the other hand, the Nokia Lumia 710 is available through Smart through their Postpaid Data Plans.
Also announced at Lumianation, Nokia together with Microsoft and Philippine Airlines is giving 100 Nokia Lumia owners the chance to explore their own country with unlimited flights to the top local destinations for one year. Place such as Legaspi, Kalibo, Cebu, Tagbilaran, Davao, and Puerto Princesa from July, 1, 2012 to July 1, 2013.
If you buy any of the Nokia Lumia smartphones from May 18, 2012 to June 15, 2012 in participating Globe, Smart, Nokia, and retail stores, you will be able to join the raffle. Once you have your Lumia, all you have to do is retrieve its IMEI number by typing #*06# on the homescreen and then text “I CAN LUMIA <Full Name>/<Address>/<IMEI>” and send it to 2960 for both Globe and Smart.