Microsoft Lumia 950 will be the first Windows 10 smartphone and also comes with promising set of hardware. Platform loyalist have waited real long for the new set of flagships, and looks like Microsoft has made it worth their while. Lumia 950 Lowest price in India is expected to be around 39,999 INR at the time of launch. Let’s talk about features and specifications.
Since it is a Lumia flagship, the biggest attraction here is the Pure View camera on the rear side. The Lumia 950 flaunts a 20MP rear camera with PureView branding, OIS and Carl Zeiss lens. Also present is a tripe LED RGB Flash, which Microsoft claims will solve the eternal problem of washed out night time images.
Of course you can record 4K videos too, owing to the Snapdragon 808 hexa-core high end chip ticking inside, paired with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage. You can also plug in up to 2TB MicroSD card slot, once they are actually available for purchase.
Heating issues? Well, the phone comes with the same liquid cooling technology as in Surface Pro 3 and that should make a difference. The display is 5.2 inch in size and bears WQHD (2,560 x 1,440) OLED display.
Battery backup has always been a strong forte of Lumia phones, and Lumia 950 is no exception. The phone packs a 3000 mAh battery with rapid charging (0 to 50 percent in 30 minutes) and wireless charging supported. Microsoft has used a USB Type C port, which will support superfast data transfer.
Other features include 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual Band) MIMO, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and 4 Microphones for directional audio recording. You can buy Lumia 950 online in India by the end of this year. If you don’t have a particular affinity to Windows Phone ecosystem, the reason you will be spending a fortune for Lumia 950, should be its PureView Camera.
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- Pureview Camera
- Sharp display
- Latest Windows 10 software
- USB Type C
- Rapid Charging
- A bit expensive
- No Fingerprint sensor