New Delhi: With an aim to tighten its grip on the Indian smartphone market, Finnish telecom giant Nokia launched its flagship Nokia Lumia 920 Windows 8 this week.
Nokia’s Windows 8 Phone has also intensified the smartphone battle. Let’s have a look at five amazing things about the Nokia Windows 8 Phone.Performance
The phone features Snapdragon S4 processor. The phone has 1 GB RAM, 32 GB disk space and 7 GB storage in the cloud with SkyDrive for users. Nokia, as is famous for its good battery life does not disappoint consumers this time as well. The phone promises a bigger 2,000mAh battery that allows you a talktime of approximately 10 hours with 3G.Display
The WXGA model 4.5-inch screen offers better-than-720p HD resolution that the company claims it's the "brightest" and "fastest" smartphone screen on the market. The phone also the phone boasts of 1280x768 pixel resolution for excellent viewing.Looks
Bigger in size than its predecessor, Lumia 900, the Lumia 920 also comes in a variety of colours such including yellow, grey and red. The colours are swanky that give you a very cool look while you hold the phone. The body of the phone also allows you to have a nice grip.Camera
For photo lovers this phone has a lot to offer. The Nokia Lumia Windows 8 Phone has a "PureView" 8 MP camera which is said to offer better video and still images than rival smartphones. PureView camera with "floating lens technology” can capture up to 10 times the amount of light than other handsets. For those who want to experience a little photography, this phone won’t be disappointing.X-Factor
The entire tech world was eagerly waiting for Nokia’s launch. There are three things that contributes to the X-Factor of the phone—Windows 8, Wireless Charger, Music Player.
1. The USP of this smartphone is that it is equipped with with Microsoft. Windows 8 Phone interface contains many interesting new features and users can easily personalize it with the tile interface.
2. Another highlight of the phone is its Wireless Charging. You will have to buy the chargers separately but you won’t mind buying it. Nokia offers three kinds of chargers—Wireless Charging Plate, Wireless Charging Pillow by Fatboy and Wireless Charging Stand.
3. Nokia demoed NFC as a solution for easy music playback with NFC-compatible speakers: just tap the phone to the speakers and wireless music playback is enabled without the need to key in a passcode.
First Published: Saturday, January 12, 2013, 13:56