Nokia Lumia 1520 $749

Nokia Lumia 1520

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Nokia launches its benchmark phone as Nokia Lumia 1520, companies highest price phone. Lumia 1520 has 6 inches big screen with 1920 x 1080 pixels display with 368ppi density.  Nokia Lumia 1520 feature includes high performance quad-core Snapdragon processor with 2GB RAM and 32 GB internal memory.

This is Nokia’s benchmark and highly equipped NFC smartphone. 1520 Lumia is powered with latest version of Windows phone 8 and have high resolution 20 MP main camera and 1.3MP front video camera. Below are full detailed specifications about this WP8 device.

Nokia Lumia 1520 Specs, Features, Price, Apps, Pictures:

Device Name Nokia Lumia 1520
Form Factor: Candybar (Monoblock touch)
Weight: 209 g
Dimensions: 162.8 x 85.4 x 8.7 mm
Network Technology 2G: GSM – 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
3G: UMTS- 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
4G: LTE: 800 (band 20), 900 (band 8), 1800 (band 3), 2100 (band 1), 2600 (band 7) MHz
SIM Type Nano SIM
SIM Slots Single SIM
Side Keys: Volume up/down, Camera key, Lock/Power button
Colours: Black, White, Yellow, Red

Hardware / Software:

Operating System: Windows Phone 8
Processor: 2200 MHz, Krait 400 , Quad-Core processor
Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
Graphics: Adreno 330 processor
Memory: RAM: 2 GB system memory (Dual-channel, 800 MHz)

Built-in: 32GB storage
Extended: up to 64 GB using microSD
Free Cloud Memory: 7 GB (SkyDrive Cloud Storage)



Display Size: 6.0 inches (83mm x 50mm)
Screen Resolution: 1080 x 1920 pixels pixels (1080p FullHD resolution)
Screen type: Touch Screen, Corning Gorilla Glass 2
Touch type: Multi-touch, Super sensitive touch
Pixel Density: 368 ppi
Display Technology: IPS LCD, ClearBlack
Colours: 16M colours, 24-bit TrueColors
Screen Features: Scratch resistant, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Gyroscope, Polarizing filter, Magnetometer, Refresh rate 60 Hz, Sunlight readability enhancements, Nokia Glance screen


Resolution: 20 Megapixels, PureView
Flash: Dual LED Flash
Features: Auto focus with two-stage capture key, Touch Focus
Face detection, Smile Detection, Optical image stabilizationPanorama, Full screen viewfinder, Still image editorGeo-tagging, 2x Digital Zoom, Close-up, Backlight

Exposure compensation, Auto and manual white balance

Camera Addons: Nokia Smart Camera, Nokia Storyteller, Cinemagraph lens, Panorama lens, Bing vision, PhotoBeamer, Creative Studio

Video Calling: Yes
Front-camera: 1.2 MP camera, Resolution: 1280×720 pixels

Video call, Video recording @30fps and still image capture


(Video recording)

Video resolution: 1080p Full HD (1920×1080)

Features: HD recording @30fps, 3x Digital video zoom, MP4/H.264 format recording,

Multimedia Features:

Radio: FM Radio, Internet Radio
Speakers: Loud speaker, Earpiece
Audio Jack: 3.5 mm
Music Player: Formats: MP3, AMR-NB, WMA 10 Pro, GSM FR, WMA 9, AAC LC, eAAC+/HEAACv2

Audio recording in AMR (Mono), Voice recording in MMS

Features: Nokia MixRadio ( Free personalized internet radio)
Video Player: Formats: MPEG-4, H.263, H.264/AVC, WMV, 3GPP, MOV
in-built apps: YouTube, Nokia MixRadio, Video sharing with NFC

Internet & Connectivity:

Default Browser: Internet Explorer 10


Data transfer rate: LTE: 150 Mbps D/l , 50 Mbps U/l

HSDPA+ (4G): 42.2 Mbps , HSUPA: 5.76 Mbps
EDGE, GPRS – U/L 236.8 kbps , D/l 236.8 kbps

E-mail: POP3, IMAP, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
Bluetooth: Version: 4.0, A2DP 1.2, OPP

Feature: Handsfree 1.5,

Wi-Fi : 802.11 a, b, g, n, a/c – WLAN IEEE

Wi-Fi Hotspot up 8 Wi-Fi enabled devices

Tethering: Yes
NFC: Yes, Secure NFC for Pairing, Sharing, Payment and tagging

Nvigation Apps: HERE Drive, HERE Maps

Navigation: Voice guided Nav, Turn-by-Turn navigation, Cellular and Wi-Fi network positioning, A-GLONASS
DLNA: Yes, Share on TV
Sensors: Compass, Accelerometer, Magnetometer
Synchronization: PC sync, OTA Sync
USB support: USB 2.0, microUSB, Micro-USB Charging
In-built Apps: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Flickr, Picasa, WhatsApp, LinkedIn


Type: Nokia BV-4BW , non-Removable battery
Capacity: 3400 mAh
Voltage: 3.8 V
Standby Time: 32 Days
Talk Time: 2G: 27.4 Hrs
3G: 21 Hrs
Web Browsing: 13.6 Hrs browsing over Wi-Fi
Music playback: 124 Hrs.
Video Playback: 10.8 Hrs.
Charging: microUSB connector charger

Security: Device & Data

Device Tracking: Lost device tracking
Remote Locking: Remote device locking over internet
Wipe data: Remote User data wipe over internet
Online Backup: Back-up & restore over internet
Other security features: Secure NFC, Data encryption, Device lock, PIN setup, Phone Passcode, Application sandboxing and integrity check, Firmware update, Browser integrated anti-phishing

Other Features:

Organizer: Document formats supported: Excel, PDF, Word, OneNote, Powerpoint. Sync type: Exchange ActiveSync, Windows companion app, Nokia Photo Transfer for Mac

Contact organizer, Calendar, Calculator, To-do, Notes, Document viewer

Business Apps: Adobe acrobat reader free download, Lync (Corporate IM) free download, SkyDrive storage for documents and notes, Company Hub for enterprise applications, Office apps: Excel, Word, Powerpoint, OneNote
Game Apps: XBox-Live Hub, DirectX 11, Touch UI
Phonebook: Practically Unlimited
Messaging: Text SMS, MMS, IM
Notification: Music ringtones, Silent mode, Vibration, TTY support, BlueTooth neckloop compatible
Flight Mode: Yes
Voice dialling Yes
Voice recording: Yes
Other: Voice recognition, Audio messages, Voice commands, Noise cancellation
Accessories: Handset, High Efficiency Charger & Data cable, Nokia Stereo Headset WH-108
Availability: From —- dates
Price: $749

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