Microsoft to Be A Part of MWC 2015: Which Lumia Phones to Expect?

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MWC 2015, which stands for Mobile World Congress (MWC), kicks off next month in Barcelona. The trade show is one of the known technology expos - primarily caters to mobile phones.

While Consumer Electronics Show (CES) arguably remains the single biggest trade show - MWC is becoming an increasing important launching ground for tech giants. Samsung, Sony, HTC, Microsoft and Huawei are expected to launch their flagship offerings at this year's MWC trade show.

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While we'll see enthralling product launches from many big players, one tech giant is expected to rock the show: Microsoft. Although we don't know what they will showcase, there's has been some rumours and gossip surrounding Microsoft's upcoming devices.

Here's what to expect.

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Microsoft at MWC 2015: Here’s what You Can Expect

Microsoft's forthcoming Lumia 1330 will reportedly come out with a 5.7-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. According to some media reports, the new Microsoft phone will also have a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor coupled with 1GB of RAM, 14MP rear facing camera, and a 5MP front shooter. It will run Windows Phone 8.1 operating system out of the box.

Microsoft at MWC 2015: Here’s what You Can Expect

Microsoft is all set to release the Lumia 830 with tweaked hardware internals. Yes, you heard that right. The alleged report recently claimed a thinner Lumia 830 is expected to be showcased at MWC tech show. Notably, Nokia Lumia 830 refresh will have a thinner profile. Reportedly the handset may have been running an early version of Windows 10.

Microsoft at MWC 2015: Here’s what You Can Expect

We're expecting the success to the Lumia 1520 at the annual Mobile World Congress (MWC) trade show. While not much is known about the device, but some media reports suggest that the device may not come with a 6-inch screen. Also, the specs sheet of the handset will be comparable to that of the Lumia 930.

Microsoft at MWC 2015: Here’s what You Can Expect

Microsoft could unveil the successor of the Lumia 930 next month. The Lumia 930 successor may come with a 5-inch display and will run on 810 processor, as per trending rumours. It will run Windows 10 out of the box.

Microsoft at MWC 2015: Here’s what You Can Expect

The first flagship smartphone under Microsoft branding will be powered by a Snapdragon 810 processor.

Microsoft's Juha Kokkonen, a general manager for portfolio and product management, wrote a little about Microsoft and Qualcomm's long standing collaboration (all Lumia smartphone have been Qualcomm powered so far). Kokkonen added"We look forward to continuing this relationship to deliver best in class Lumia smartphones, powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810 processors, and offer an unprecedented combination of processing power, rich multimedia, high-performance graphics and wireless connectivity for our customers".

Microsoft at MWC 2015: Here’s what You Can Expect

According to the latest rumour, the soon-to-be-launched two Lumia phones will be running on Windows 10 and are allegedly going to be the entry-level and mid-range devices. As for now, Microsoft main concentration is mostly on low-end Lumia phones as it sold more than 10.5 million Windows phones. Both devices will be announced at MWC tech show.

Microsoft at MWC 2015: Here’s what You Can Expect

It seems that Microsoft is prepping to release the sequel to the Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet. According to a report, the slate may feature a 10-inch QHD screen and a Snapdragon 810 processor. Most likely it will run Windows 10 OS.

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