Lumia Black brings Double tap to Wake to the Nokia Lumia 625

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When we posted about LG stealing Double Tap to Wake for the LG G2 we ran into a lot of hostility from some readers, who complained that Nokia reserved the technology for only their high end handsets.

It seems Nokia has been listening, as WinPhoneViet reports that a Nokia Lumia 625 has shown up in Vietnam with Lumia Black pre-installed, and that handset certainly does have that feature, as can be seen in the video above.

The handset is running Windows Phone 8 version 8.0.10517.150.  Hopefully the feature will be retained in eventual production version of the OS update, and also come to other Windows Phones which have been excluded so far.

Read more at Winphoneviet.com here.

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