Nokia, one of the most successful players in the industry has recently introduced a smartphone, based on the Windows platform. The official launch was recently announced at an event in Abu Dhabi named as Nokia Lumia 1320 which gets a large display that has been specially designed for the younger population in India. The Phablet is available with ambient color options for the buyers.
The device is predominantly a Windows phone and includes all the applications and features included in the Nokia Lumia 1520 model. The current launch is indeed a rigid Smartphone device with an impressive display and phone supports games pretty well. Let us discuss the device in detail here to have a better understanding of the handset.
Price and availability of the instrument:
Owing to its high display dimensions, this Smartphone would rather be categorized as a Phablet and would be announced for $330 in the United States. The price of the device in India would approximately be Rs 21,000, and it would be available for sale here starting around Mid-2014. The phone is not yet listed on the Nokia India website.
Key features of the device.
Lumia 1320 Phablet has an attractive 6-inch display that offers a bright resolution of 1280×720 pixels. This touch based device has been made extremely sensitive to tactile sense and has been protected by Gorilla Glass 3. The device operates with a 2.7 GHz dual-core processor enabled with Snapdragon 400 chip and uses Windows 8 OS as its impending software. It also has other amazing features such as a 5 MP camera at the rear end with LED flash and a VGA camera of 0.3 MP resolutions at the front to enable video calling. Let us discuss its key specifications in detail to appraise the Phablet further.
Complete Specifications of the Phablet:
Nokia Lumia 1320 has a slim, sleek and a beautiful design and is available in an array of vibrant colors such as Red, White, Black, and Yellow. Though it appears bigger and offers the glimpse of a Phablet, it is pretty thin, and its dimensions are just 164.2×85.9×9.8 mm respectively. It weighs just 220 grams, light enough to be carried in one’s pocket.
The Phablet has a clear black display that stretches across a 6-inch screen space. The LCD offers high definition capacitive touch screen made of scratch and dust free and is also covered with a corning gorilla glass for additional protection. The display is based on a multi-touch screen and streams 16 million colors with a display density of 245 ppi. The device has been designed to offer the best touch experience and to offer bright, sharp and best images. The display of Lumia 1320 also features Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity and light sensors, etc.
Operating system and Processor:
This Phablet runs on a reliable Windows 8 OS platform and also incorporated Nokia Black operating system to support its inherent functionalities. It is powered by a powerful 2.7 GHz processor that runs with Snapdragon chipset. Its processor is powerful enough to manage all of the games, apps and other multimedia features of the Phablet. The device features an Adreno 305 graphics processing unit as well to perform games and graphics at their best. It is powered by an Adreno 305 GPU.
It features an incredible speed of 1 GB RAM and has an internal memory of 8 GB. This is indeed enough to store all multimedia and data files of the Phablet. But Nokia also affords the freedom for its users to expand this memory to up to 64 GB with the help of a micros card. It is also possible to extract the additional memory from the cloud as high as 7 GB of SkyDrive storage with every Phablet of the series.
The Phablet features and supports dual camera mode, it has a 5-megapixel camera with LED flash and autofocus features. It also has a front-facing VGA camera with 0.3 MP resolutions for video calling. It also supports wide camera specifications such as digital zoom, exposure compensation, geo-tagging, white balance presets, etc. With the help of its high-resolution camera, it is possible to record complete high definition videos at 30 fps.
The device is loaded with a 3400 mAh Lithium Ion battery and is not removable from the device. When completely charged this battery is powered enough to withstand 28 days and support a talk time of at least 25 hours on 2G networks and up to 21 hours on 3G networks. Its BV- 4BW battery supports constant music playback time of at least 98 hours and videos for 9 hours. It is possible to simultaneously use the Phablet and Wi-Fi network for at least 11.5 hours without charging the device in between.
Multimedia and connectivity:
The device gets connected with EDGE, GPRS, etc. and enables fast internet connectivity to both 3G and 4G networks. Lumia 1320 supports Wi-Fi connectivity at 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Google Maps, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and APS, etc. it has been provisioned with a 3.5 mm audio jack as an enhancement setting to listen to music of all types. The Phablet supports music files of all formats and could get connected with FM radio stations as well. It supports motion gaming and voice recording and streams uninterrupted videos in all formats at high definition to help keep the user entertained on the go.
With a six-inch display and a bright and colorful design, the all new Nokia Lumia 1320 would surely start out from the crowd and would make a statement in any situation. Its users would brag on its slight and sleek design and power packed functionalities. More screen space offers enhanced room for things users would love; enjoy excellent perspective in apps, games, and videos that look beautiful on the awesome 6-inch screen.