The long waiting of Microsoft’s smartphones the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL is now over. Microsoft today has launched Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL smartphone on “Windows 10 devices briefing” event. Both the handsets run on Windows 10 Mobile OS.
Both smartphones were unveiled by Microsoft’s new head of engineering of the firm’s premium devices division Panos Panay. Both devices were launched with almost same features.
Company has featured Microsoft Lumia 950 with a 5.2-inch QHD display which produces a pixel density of 564ppi and it is powered by a 1.8GHz Hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor and 3GB of RAM. On other hand The Microsoft Lumia 950 XL sports a 5.7-inch QHD display produces a pixel density of 518ppi and it is powered by a 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor and 3GB of RAM
Both smartphones come with 32GB of storage that’s expandable via microSD card up to 200GB and offers a 20-megapixel rear camera with PureView technology and also capable for 4K video recording, OIS, triple-LED RGB flash module and an f/1.9 aperture while a 5-megapixel front camera with an f/2.4 aperture and full-HD video recording.
Both are also feature USB Type-C port (USB 3.1). According to Microsoft the inbuilt fast charging can charge smartphone 50% of the battery in just 30 minutes. Both phones are also featured with removable batteries and built-in wireless charging.
The Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL come with adaptive antenna technology which company says this makes it possible for the device to give users the best reception no matter how they pick it up.
Both Lumia 950 and 950 XL support Windows Hello biometric system which helps to unlock the device by just looking at your face.
Company has launched Microsoft Lumia 950 with prices of $549.00 while the Microsoft Lumia 950 XL will start at $649.00 and both will become available in November.