Today, every manufacturer is in the race of making bigger and bigger smartphones. Nokia is also not lagging behind in the race. The Nokia Lumia 1520 comes to conquer the big screen world. We were informed about the launch of Nokia Lumia 1520 in Nokia World 2013 in Abu dhabi last October. Now, finally the big phablet from Nokia lands in India. The Lumia 1520 comes with 6 inches full HD display, yes it's 1920x1080. With 3.36 inches wide, 6.4 inches tall and 0.33 inches thick, the Lumia 1520 is almost uncomfortable to hold with one hand. The most remarkable feature of the smartphone is the addition of four mics which promises to offer high quality multi directional sound recording. The phone is available in four vibrant colors - Red, yellow, white and black which add extra charm to its looks. Let's take a look at its specifications in detail-
As we have already stated, the size of the display of Nokia Lumia 1520 is 6 inches. The Nokia Lumia 1520 has really got an amazing display with the introduction of ClearBlack and IPS LCD technology. The ClearBlack technology provides great visibility even in the sunlight condition and IPS LCD technology is to provide a bright and good contrast ratio. The super sensitive touch technology is built to offer high speed and smooth response to every touch.
Processor, OS, Storage
The Nokia Lumia 1520 would be the first phone from the house of Nokia to introduce Qualcomm's latest snapdragon 800 processor. This is a Quad-core processor which clocks at 2.2 GHz. It comes with latest Windows Phone 8 operating system which is packed with some cool features like Live Tiles, People Hub, StoryTeller etc. What's to say about the built-in Microsoft Office, a must needed part of everyone's digital life. Talking about the bits, the phablet has got 32 GB internal memory and 2 GB RAM. With microSD, the storage bits can be extended up to 64 GB. 32 GB internal memory is perfect to fulfill our daily needs.
The Nokia Lumia 1520 is made for photography. The main camera is of 20 Mega pixels and Nokia's pureView technology is supposed to enhance it further. On the back, there is a dual LED flash for better light conditions. It is worth mentioning that it will be perfect for video recording too. Because, it can record videos in full high definition and with four microphone, it will record stereo sound without any noise. Apart from these, the Lumia 1520 also gets features like Optical Image Stabilization, auto focus, dual capture, Geo-tagging, face detection, panorama etc.
To keep live the big phone, of course a good power supply is needed. The Nokia Lumia 1520 has a massive 3,400 mAh battery. The battery is expected to serve 27.4 hour of talktime in 2G network, 25.1 hour in 3G network and 124 hour of music playback time.
As per Nokia's official website, the price of the Nokia Lumia 1520 is Rs. 46,999/-. Flipkart is offering the device at Rs. 45,999/-, Snapdeal is offering at Rs. 44,859/- and Indiatimes shopping is offering at Rs. 45,999/-.
Summary of specifications
Dimension : 85.4x162.8x8.7 mm
Weight : 209 g
SIM Type : Single SIM, GSM
Touch Screen : Super Sensitive touch technology
Battery : 3,400 mAh
Operating Frequency : GSM - 850, 900, 1800, 1900; UMTS – 2100
OS : Windows Phone 8
Processor : 2.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, Quad Core
Type : LCD, ClearBlack and LCD IPS technology
Size : 6 Inches
Resolution : Full HD, 1920 x 1080 Pixels
Color : 16 M
Other Features : Easy to Clean, Brightness Control, Nokia Glance Screen, Wide Viewing Angle, High Brightness Mode, Corning Gorilla Glass 2, Lumia Color Profile, Refresh Rate 60 Hz etc.
Primary Camera : 20 Megapixel
Secondary Camera : 1.2 Megapixel
Flash : Dual LED
Video Recording : 1920 x 1080, 30 fps HD Recording
Zoom : Digital Zoom – 2x
Internal Memory: 32 GB
Expandable Memory : microSD, upto 64 GB
RAM : 2 GB RAM
Email, Preinstalled Browser : Internet Explorer 10 ,GPRS, EDGE, 3G, HSDPA, HSUPA, Wifi ( 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac), USB Connectivity,Tethering Wi-fi Hotspot, Navigation Technology, A-GPS, A-GLONASS, Bluetooth v4, Audio Jack etc.
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