Lumia 1520 has already been announced by Nokia during an event in Abu Dhabi that was held off late. It was claimed the phone would be priced $699. This was the first device that was announced by Nokia after they got sold to Microsoft this September.
The Lumia 1520 is a phablet and has already been leaked before it’s launched. Therefore let us take a look at the specifications.
Nokia doesn’t want to wait till next year to launch their phablet and thus it is said that the devices will go aboard in most of the countries this year including the UK. However the authentic date for the release has not yet been given.
Though in the Abu Dhabi event the price was mentioned as $699, in reality the Lumia 1520 will cost almost $749. This price mentioned excludes the taxes and the various subsidies, claims Nokia.
In UK the price will range from $500 to $600.
Windows has updated from OS 7 to OS 8 and after the update, Lumia 1520 is one of the first windows phone that is offering these features, which otherwise we were used to see on the Android Smartphones.
As long as the specifications are considered, Lumia 1520 has got a full HD display along with a quad core processor. It will support the GSM and the EDGE networks. The speed with which the device will work is LTE 150/50 mbps and DC HSPA 42 mbps.
It will be equipped with a 2GB RAM, along with a 32GB internal user memory which is expandable up to 64GB via micro SD card slot and which has got a 7GB sky drive cloud storage.
The display is a 6 inch full HD 1080 p LCD along with a clear black. The brightness mode is high, with a super sensitive touch for glove and nail usage and a gorilla glass 2.
The hardware processor is a 2.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800. The primary camera is a pure view 20Mp auto focus Zeiss optics with optical image stabilization and a dual LED flash. Against it, the secondary camera is a HD 1.2 Mp with a wide angle.
The entire phablet has a dimension of 162.8 x 85.4 x 8.7 mm and it weighs 209 g.
It supports NFC, the Bluetooth quality is 4.0 LE and the battery is 3400 mAh with a built in wireless charging.
You can own the Lumia 1520 in shades of yellow, white, black and glossy red.