At today’s hardware launch event in New York, Microsoft unveiled the Lumia 950. With a 5.2-inch QHD display, the Lumia 950 is a smaller variant of the flagship, Lumia 950 XL. The smartphone comes loaded with full Windows 10 operating system along with a good hardware, high-resolution cameras and other interesting features on board. Also Read - Microsoft launches a Minesweeper inspired Christmas special sweater
One of the talking points of the Lumia 950 is its 20-megapixel rear camera and the Windows Hello biometric scanner for added security. The smartphone also supports Microsoft’s much touted Continuum feature. It lets users connect their smartphones to a full-size monitor using a dedicated dock. It comes loaded with Microsoft Office Universal app, Cortana and One drive. Also Read - After Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Jack Dorsey; will Mark Zuckerberg be next to leave his company?
Microsoft Lumia 950 Price: The Lumia 950 is priced at $549 (approximately Rs 35,700) and will be available starting November. However, there is no word on the Indian pricing and availability yet. Also Read - WhatsApp new Desktop app gets the first beta update: Here's what's new
Microsoft Lumia 950 specifications and features: It comes with a 5.2-inch QHD display running at a resolution of 1440×2560 pixels. It will be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 808 hexa-core processor paired with 3GB of RAM. Also on the offer will be 32GB of onboard storage which can be expanded up to 2TB using a microSD card.
For the shutterbugs, the Lumia 950 is equipped with a 20-megapixel rear camera with optical image stabilization and a front facing 5-megapixel selfie camera. There is also a dedicated camera button for capturing quick photos. There is also a 3,000mAh battery with support for Qualcomm’s QuickCharge and Wireless Charging. Usual set of connectivity features such as Wi-Fi 802.11ac, 4G LTE, Bluetooth, GPS and USB Type-C connector are also present in the smartphone.