With barely a week left before the Nokia World event kicks off on October 22, the confirmed specifications of Lumia 1520 has hit the web world. We have been hearing about Nokia Lumia 1520 for quite some time. The upcoming 6-inch phablet is expected to be launched on October 22 in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
According to Nokia Power User (NPU), a source close, revealed exact retail price and confirmed specifications of forthcoming phablet device. The device would have a 6-inch AMOLED, PureMotion HD+ display having resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The phone is said to measure 9.7mm in terms of thickness and weighs 186 grams.
It will be powered by a 2GHz quad-core processor powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 SoC (MSM8974) , Adreno 330 GPU, 2GB RAM , 32/64GB of internal storage ( expandable memory via a microSD card slot). The gigantic display phablet would sport a 20.7MP PureView rear facing camera with Carl Zeiss optics and Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), dual-capture mode (allows you to capture pictures with 5MP and 16MP simultaneously).
The maximum sensor resolution is said to be - 18 MP in 4:3 aspect ratio. Under the note, expect a massive 3400mAh battery. The report said that Nokia will release the phone in three colors: Black, White and Yellow. The global variant of Lumia 1520 is said to have wireless charging.
The website also reveals that American debut of Lumia 1520 will be carried by AT&T in the second week of November and worldwide release is slated for December . In US, the device will be priced $699 for an unlocked version, and consumers have to pay $299 , if purchased on contract from AT&T. Looks like Indian release of the Lumia 1520 should be somewhere around late December.
This year's edition to the Nokia World will mark the debut of not only one, but at least six devices, as per multiple reports. On October 22, Nokia is also expected to announce its first ever tablet powered by Windows RT 8.1. Microsoft has already confirmed that Windows Phone 8 Update 3 is real , and that it will be released soon.
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