Today, at its hardware launch event in New York, Microsoft finally took wraps off the highly anticipated flagship Windows 10 smartphone, the Lumia 950 XL. The smartphone comes equipped with top of the line hardware, high-resolution cameras along with other interesting features to offer the best of full Windows 10 experience. Also Read - Windows 11 could be a free upgrade for you provided you fall in this category
One of the talking points of the Lumia 950 XL is its 20-megapixel camera with triple LED flash and the Windows Hello biometric scanner for added security. The smartphone also supports Microsoft’s much touted Continuum feature which 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 - Nintendo Direct E3 2021: Metroid Dread, Mario Party Superstars, a new Legend of Zelda and more
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Price: The Lumia 950 XL is priced at $649 (approximately Rs 42,200) and will be available starting November. However, there is no word on the Indian pricing and availability yet. Also Read - Windows 11 leaked online: Centralised start menu, revamped UI, new widgets, here's what to expect
Microsoft Lumia 950XL specifications and features: In line with the previous leaks that we’ve come across, the Lumia 950 XL is Microsoft’s flagship smartphone. In terms of hardware, it flaunts a 5.7-inch QHD display running at a resolution of 1440×2560 pixels and is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor paired with 3GB of RAM.
For photography lovers, the smartphone will come equipped with a 20-megapixel rear camera with optical image stabilization and triple LED flash. There is also a dedicated camera button for capturing quick photos. The camera also supports 4K and slow motion video recording. A front facing 5-megapixel selfie camera is also present.
Also on the offer will be 32GB of onboard storage which can be expanded up to 2TB using a microSD card, a 3,300mAh battery with support for Qualcomm’s QuickCharge and Wireless Charging. Usual set of connectivity features such as 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth, GPS and USB Type-C connector are also present in the smartphone.