A sneak preview of the new Nokia Lumia 1520

The fierce competition amongst smart phones and tablets is far from over. Since Microsoft announced it was going to acquire the phone business of Nokia, the tech community is busy speculating as to what's going to be released to the consumer market. We introduce the new Nokia Lumia 1520, a powerhouse that lets you edit documents and spreadsheets from the comfort of your phablet. Imagine being able to work anywhere using the productivity suite on your phone.


The Nokia Lumia 1520 is dubbed as the first phone to use Windows Phone 8. It is fitted with a large 6-inch screen. The Lumia uses the ClearBlack IPS LCD display technology. It has a full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 which is pretty impressive. The Lumia is a touch screen phone and boasts of a minimum talk time of 27.4 hours. Do you love listening to your music library? This smart phone can support up to 124 hours of music playback time which is not shabby. Equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and a Quad-core 2.2 GHz, the Nokia Lumia is definitely not on the low end of smart phones.

Performance potential

Those who need to be productive while on the go will find the Nokia Lumia very functional and easy to use. It comes with a built-in Microsoft Office and important applications such as Office 365, Lnyc and Microsoft Exchange. Work on those complicated spreadsheets or finish your presentation reports anytime. You probably won’t miss your ultra book since this smartphone is fully loaded with the exclusive features of Windows 8 including the Live Tiles and People Hub. This is a phone that lets you work anywhere.


The Nokia Lumia 1520 will likely sell for £594 and will be available to the public during its release date of November 25. Hence, if you want to try Nokia’s newest baby from their line up of smartphones, try this phablet. Talk, text, use like a full ultrabook or laptop and increase productivity while on the go.

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