After a long gap of two years, Microsoft has finally released its new flagship smartphone, the Lumia 950, the device is packed with a lot of new interesting and futuristic features, and in fact, this is the first Lumia smartphone to be running on Windows 10 OS. Microsoft has also released a larger variant of the 950, which is the 950 XL, the Lumia 950 is priced at Rs 43,699, whereas, the Lumia 950 XL is priced at Rs 49,399. So if you are someone who is looking forward to buying the new Lumia 950, then you should consider reading this post, as we are going to share the top 7 reasons to buy the new Lumia 950
So, here are the top 7 reasons to buy the Lumia 950-
Lumia smartphones have always got the credit for having one of the best camera smartphones, and the same trend continues to grow with the Lumia 950, the device is armed with a 20 MP rear facing camera which is having Zeiss optics and is supported by a triple-LED , at the front of the device there is a 5 MP camera, the device is also having a 5th generation OIS system, so basically, you are going to enjoy shooting videos with this device. When we talk about quality, then the Lumia 950 is arguably the best camera smartphone of this year.
Unlike other smartphones brands who are providing a fingerprint sensor on their high-end smartphones, Microsoft went ahead and added an Iris scanner to their new Lumia 950 & 950 XL. The Iris scanner scans your eye to unlock the device, so to unlock the device all you have to do this look into the front camera for a few seconds, and the best part of the Iris scanner is that it can work even in dark lighting conditions, and also if you are wearing sunglasses.
At the back of the Lumia 950, there is a 3000 mAh removable battery, the new Lumia 950 & 950 XL does come wireless charging and fast charging, with which you can charge the device from 0% -100% within 70-90 mins, and once the device is charged, it can easily give you a usage of 1-2 days.
The Lumia 950 packs a Snapdragon 808 hexacore processor paired with 3 GB of RAM, and for gaming, it packs an Adreno 418 GPU, and by far this is the most powerful Lumia smartphone ever made, so whether you do heavy gaming or multi-tasking you’ll get a smooth experience without any kind of lags.
Continuum is a futuristic device which makes the Lumia 950 & 950 XL a fully working PC, all you have to do this plug in your Lumia 950 with the Continuum and connect the other required devices to it. It is a great tool for anyone who doesn’t like to carry laptops, notebooks all the time.
Heating issues in smartphones have become common now, from flagship smartphones to mid-range budget-oriented smartphones, all tends to heat up when you do extended multi-tasking or gaming for a long duration, but Microsoft has covered that up in their new devices by using the Liquid Cooling system, so with the new 950 & 950 XL, you’ll not have to deal with any kind of heating issues.
Nowadays, most flagship smartphones don’t offer an expandable storage option, but thankfully, Microsoft is keeping that trend alive, with new Lumia you’ll not only get an internal memory of 32 GB but the device also a microSD card slot, which can be expanded up to 200 GB.
|Device name||Lumia 950|
|Release Date||November 2015|
|Colors available in||NA|
|Screen Size||5.2 inch|
|Pixel density||~ 564 ppi|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|O.S & Hardware|
|Processor||1.8 GHz Hexacore|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 808|
|Internal memory||32 GB|
|Expandable memory||up to 200 GB|
|Ambient Light Sensor||Yes|
|Primary Camera||20 MP|
|Secondary Camera||5 MP|
|Video||2K recording @30fps|
|Features||triple-LED flash,Carl Zeiss optics,optical image stabilization,panorama,auto-focus,
HDR,face detection,Geo-tagging,dual capture
|Wi-Fi||Yes,Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot|
|Audio Jack||Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack|
|Capacity||3000 mAh (Li-lon)|
|Talk Time||up to 19+ hrs (3G)
up to 26+ hrs (2G)
|Store & Price|
|Rs 43,699 Click here to buy|