Yesterday Microsoft double the winter holiday charm by announcing their most recent and powerful handset called “Microsoft Lumia 950” in New York City. According to the latest trend this windows phone comes in a large size. There is no doubt that there are lots of smartphones manufacturers already offered a plenty of handsets in a large size than what is the reason to selecting the Lumia 950 XL. Here we are going to find out the answer of this question in the detailed first impression of the handset.
Design and Display
The Lumia 950 is the regular version of Windows Phone. The handset is made up with the glossy plastic and slightly curved corners which give a premium look to the handset. The Lumia 950 comes in 5.2 inches display with 1440 x 2560 pixels resolution and the handset screen is protected with Gorilla Glass 3. Microsoft used AMOLED display which gives the bright and vivid display to the users.
The Lumia 950 is the first that is running the windows 10 which is the biggest advantage of this handset. The Windows 10 comes with many new features and the example we already have in PC’s which are running windows 10 now. However, users are still in the charm of windows 8 and now they have another surprise is the form of Windows 10 which expectedly increases the windows ability to the maximum extent.
Processor and Memory
The Lumia 950 is featured with Dual-core 1.82 GHz Cortex-A57 & quad-core 1.44 GHz Cortex-A53 processor paired with Qualcomm MSM8992 Snapdragon 808 chipset and Adreno 418 GPU. The handset also provided with 3GB RAM and 32 GB internal memory which can be increased up to 200GB via the microSD card. With this processor and chipset, the speed of the processor will not below in multitasking and users are able to save their complete data in their handset without think over the low memory problem.
The Lumia 950 is served with 20 MP rear camera with Carl Zeiss optics, optical image stabilization, autofocus, triple-LED RGB flash. Besides the 20 MP rear camera, the triple LED allows the users to capture better images even in the low light conditions. The handset also featured with 5 MP front-facing camera for taking the batter selfies.
Battery, wireless and Rapid Charging
The battery is the heart of any handset and users prefer to use the handset with powerful removable battery. The Lumia 950 is energized with 3000 mAh battery which provides 288 hours standby time on 2G and 3G and gives 23 hours talk time on 2G and 18 hours on 3G network. The handset supports wireless charging which depends upon the markets and also supports the rapid charging and able to charge 50% battery in just 30 minutes. So users do not need to worry about the battery of the handset and do not need to carry the charger with them.