Samsung ATIV Odyssey vs. Nokia Lumia 822 Dogfight Part 1

Aaron Baker
Writer from  Dallas, TX
| February 7, 2013

It's a Windows Phone 8 shootout battle on Verizon!  Aaron takes a look at the Samsung ATIV Odyssey and Nokia Lumia 822.  The Samsung ATIV Odyssey offers a 1.5 GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 CPU, 4-inch Super AMOLED display, 5-megapixel camera with 720p HD video recording, 2,100 mAh battery, and 4G LTE.  The Nokia Lumia 822 packs a 1.5 GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 CPU, 4.3-inch ClearBlack AMOLED display, 8-megapixel camera with 1080p HD recording, 1,800 mAh battery, and 4G LTE.

They're both $49.99 on Verizon and they pack unique features.  Nokia's betting it all on Windows Phone, and as such, they have fantastic apps included like Nokia Drive, Nokia Maps, and more.  That said, Samsung has fantastic brand recognition.  Which one will win?  Part 1 of 2.