Microsoft Lumia 950XL is the new smartphone that is still in the manufacturing unit of Microsoft with few other devices too. As it is clear that the x40 series which comprises of the 740, 740XL, 840, 940 and 940XL are supposed to be over after the recently leaked x50 series of the Lumia device from Microsoft.
Before this there was a leaked image which shows the specs of Lumia 550, 750 and 850. This new device falls in the phablet category and the device is going to be a big one in terms of size. Microsoft is introducing two flagship smartphones very soon and this smartphone is one of them while the other one is its sibling Lumia 950.
Launch Date –
The launch date of Lumia 950XL smartphone is still not on the card but according to the latest information from our source it is quite clear that Microsoft is going to announce this smartphone very soon on 6th October 2015 in an event going to be hosted by Microsoft.
After the announcement of this sibling of Lumia 950 there is not a long time for the release and the availability of this brand new smartphone in the world market. There is news that the smartphone will be released in October – November 2015 in maximum major countries of world.
Full Specifications –
This new smartphone works on three carriers with; GSM (2G), HSPA (3G) and LTE (4G) with the micro sim cards. There are all the necessary features available in this new flagship smartphone like; GPRS, EDGE, Bluetooth, USB (type C), GPS with A – GPS, Qi Wireless charging, Radio and NFC.
The camera unit comprises of 20 MP of PureView rear facing primary camera with Carl Zeiss optics technology, auto focus and triple LED Flash for better picture quality in low light. Also there is a higher resolution 5 MP wide angle snapper in the front as secondary camera for this new smartphone from Microsoft. Both the camera at front and back are capable of 1080p of HD video recording.
Memory unit is having the on slot 3 GB of RAM with the 32 GB of in – built internal memory. Also there is the microSD card slot provided in this new smartphone so that the internal memory can be further expanded up to 200 GB. The smartphone is having the dual sim option with dual standby facility.
The sibling of Lumia 950 is equipped with the 5.7 – inch ClearBlack AMOLED touchscreen display with 2560 x 1440 pixels of screen resolutions. Also this new device is having the Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection over the display. Also there is some other features too like; 3D sounding dealings, iris scanning for Windows Hello.
New Microsoft Lumia 950XL specifications include an Octa – Core 64 – bit 2.0 GHz processor with Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810 chipset and Adreno 430 GPU. The device is launched with the latest and fastest Microsoft Windows Phone 10 operating system.
This new device is coming with Matte White or Black polycarbonate body and also there are aluminium made side buttons with a 1 mm of silver ring that covers the inner perimeter of the black camera shell. The smartphone is packed with a 3300 mAh removable battery.
Being another flagship smartphone from Microsoft; the price of Lumia 950XL is well maintained by Microsoft in order to make people to have a go for this new smartphone. As the specifications of Microsoft Lumia 950XL great; the price will be no issue.
Price in USA is 740$
Price in Europe is 700€
Price in Britain (UK) is 495£
Price in India is 49,399 India Rupees
Price in Canada is 990 Canadian Dollars
Price in Australia is 1030 Australian Dollars
Price in Malaysia is 3150 Malaysian Ringgits
Price in Sri Lanka is 105,950 Sri Lankan Rupees
Price in Pakistan is 77,999 Pakistani Rupees
Will this new Microsoft Lumia 950XL specifications and price compete well enough with the Samsung Galaxy S6, HTC One M9 and One M9 Plus.