Nokia Lumia 1520 specs, release date, price roundup: 6" WP phablet to come with 20 MP camera and 4 HAAC mics
0. phoneArena 21 Oct 2013, 07:50 posted on
Nokia will be going all out with its first phablet, it seems, as leaked Lumia 1520 specs show that the company is throwing the kitchen sink of what it is capable to produce in mass quantities at the moment. It will be the best-equipped Windows Phone ever, and the one that will introduce the wonders of quad-core processors and Full HD displays to the platform for the first time. Let's recap what we've heard on the hush-hush so far about the Nokia Lumia 1520...
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43. julz17ronald (Posts: 48; Member since: 26 Apr 2013)
Note 3 or 1520? The problem is 1520 might be available next year in my country. If that happens, I might just go with Note 3.
44. runzlord (Posts: 53; Member since: 13 Oct 2013)
Only if windows phone can remove all its "restrictions in the name of security" it would be more appealing.
47. KingDingaLing (Posts: 324; Member since: 11 Oct 2013)
Humble opinion; Nokia has never been as good of a phone as HTC, Motorola, Apple, and Samsung. The specs look sweet and the camera stellar but still a lower end company.
86. KingDingaLing (Posts: 324; Member since: 11 Oct 2013)
I checked out the 1520 last weekend. I actually stand corrected on this one. Note sure I would exchange for the Note 3 but sill wouldn't mid running it for a month or so.
48. Everyone (Posts: 2; Member since: 15 Oct 2013)
If it doesn't have a Wacom digitizer it's just more (much more) of the same. I would love to take notes on my Windows Phone with One Note like I do with my Samsung Ativ 500t -- handwritten with the stylus -- and have them sync across all my devices. This isn't an exciting device at all. I've had all the recent Nokia flagships so I'm used to disappointment. It'll lack all the features that WP lacks, maps will be iffy, plan on a restart when you want to share that data connection and the music player will stop randomly.
66. UrbanPhantom (Posts: 949; Member since: 30 Oct 2012)
It will also lack the massive malware library that typically infests Android. Enough said.
54. fouadqr (Posts: 326; Member since: 21 Nov 2012)
No one care...look to nexus 5 article it has X2 the comment ..120comment for n5 and 50 for sh*ty 1520
61. papss (unregistered)
How about you take your pathetic 76 post on to another site
62. Topcat488 (Posts: 1253; Member since: 29 Sep 2012)
Wow-we wow wow, I'm just glad that the most folks are happy. Maybe one or two complained about the 6" size, but this time last year, anything over 4.3" was frowned at. :) I'm a Note Man myself, but i say long live the phablet.
64. freebee269 (Posts: 531; Member since: 10 Aug 2012)
this will be my next phone. wp8 has all the apps now that i use on android. 6tag (instagram app that's actually better than the official instagram app on android), 6sec (vine app that is very good), facebook beta that is WAY better than it used to be, official twitter app that's very nicely done, and a couple other apps that i cant even get on android.
this phone looks very nice and has very good specs. only negative right now for me is it's 6 inches. but then again i said 5 inches would be a negative for me and now i like it. amoled display is my fav display tech, i love the deep blacks and in wp8 you can actually adjust the saturation of the display to your liking.
68. kpfirefighter (Posts: 160; Member since: 20 Sep 2011)
I wonder if it come to verizon? I would like to try a windows phone
69. Finest (Posts: 90; Member since: 16 Aug 2013)
I think i would consider buying a windows phone because of this outstanding phablet
70. Alexander_K (Posts: 19; Member since: 18 Feb 2013)
"A beefy 3400 mAh battery is pegged to keep the Windows Phone 8.1 lights on...". Come on, Daniel P.! Really, you don't know what version will the Lumia 1520 run? It's not Windows Phone 8.1, which is expected in Spring 2014, it's GDR3. Please, correct that, it's a shame!
79. Tuxedo (Posts: 253; Member since: 19 Mar 2013)
Can I get stock Android to go with the combo?
81. 7thspaceman (Posts: 1352; Member since: 14 Feb 2011)
This thing makes my Nokia lumia 928 look sad. Oh well in the future maybe The Microsoft
labeled models will be as good as the Nokia labeled models. by the time I am off my contract Microsoft will be making them or something similar to them..
84. Tumaini (Posts: 27; Member since: 24 Sep 2013)
Yesss,, Nokia did again! I will jump direct from my Lumia 920 to 1520...though I still in love with my 920...1520 is a Super Smartphone!
85. Darkhell (Posts: 33; Member since: 03 Nov 2013)
If AT&T gets it first I will stay will Android. Nokia wonders why they can't sell phones when they offer their best phone for only one carrier. I would own a 1020 if they launched for Verizon. Last chance for Nokia to get me on board, I dont buy out dated tech.