Nokia Lumia 1520 delayed; expect delivery on or before December 2nd

Nokia Lumia 1520 delayed; expect delivery on or before December 2nd
November 22nd was supposed to be the launch date for the Nokia Lumia 1520, the first Windows Phone phablet. But some who pre-ordered the 6 inch beast are receiving emails from AT&T or the Microsoft Store stating that the phone has been delayed. To help you cope with the delay, those whose shipment is not coming on time from the Microsoft Store will receive a coupon code good for a $25 discount on their next purchase.

According to one person who received the notice, the Nokia Lumia 1520 will now arrive on or before December 2nd. The delay is being blamed on overwhelming demand. Once your shipping label is printed, tracking information will be emailed to those waiting for the phone. Thanks to the GDR3 update, the Lumia 1520 carries high-end specs that match up with any high-end Android device. While that is positive for the surging platform, a delay for its new flagship device is not. Especially when this information was relayed to buyers the evening before the device was to be released.


Last week, we told you about one lucky person who happened upon an AT&T kiosk in a North Carolina mall that had the phone in stock and sold it to her early. Meanwhile, if you are one of the unlucky ones who now has to wait to receive his Nokia Lumia 1520, let us hear from you in the comments box below.

source: WPCentral

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Lumia 1520
  • Display 6.0" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 20 MP / 1.2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, Quad-core, 2200 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3400 mAh(25.1h 3G talk time)

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12 Comments

1. GrapeEyes

Posts: 248; Member since: Sep 01, 2013

Nokia Lumia 1520 will outsell the Apple 5s

2. fouadqr

Posts: 326; Member since: Nov 21, 2012

I hope ..but there's a lot of sh**p !!:-D

3. Zeeya

Posts: 331; Member since: Mar 17, 2013

cute...

6. zuckerboy

Posts: 898; Member since: Dec 22, 2011

dont think so bcuz 1520 is phablet so most of the people dont wanna buy phablet. I would buy 5inches version of 1520...

12. Veritas_Aurora

Posts: 19; Member since: Jan 27, 2013

Exactly what i'm going to buy, but there is no any confirmed info. about rumored "Nokia 929" until now

4. alexfiran

Posts: 40; Member since: Jun 13, 2013

plese i want you in Romania..come on Nokia!!!! always had android but now i want this wp device asp!!!

5. N-fanboy

Posts: 543; Member since: Jan 12, 2013

I don't think its the "overwhelming" demand for the phone, i think m$ id doing this on purose.

7. MSFTFTW

Posts: 1; Member since: Nov 22, 2013

I ordered mine on the 19th and received it via Fedex on the 20th. I ordered the red one. And I have to say, I love it! I will admit its going to take a bit to get use to the Supersized phone. But its snappy and great for Youtube, games, and surfing the web. People in public are fairly shocked by the size as well but its a great way to show them what Windows phone has to offer.

8. orielwindow

Posts: 109; Member since: Sep 23, 2010

Now just imagine that it was available on multiple carriers in the US....

9. Gemmol

Posts: 793; Member since: Nov 09, 2011

if you order from AT&T you got yours early, if you order from Microsoft like the rest of us did to get the extra stuff with our phone, you have to wait for your order

10. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

Oh no.. Release it early......

11. ZPM101

Posts: 36; Member since: Apr 12, 2010

I received that email. I'm a new activation for AT&T and if this is any indication of future service , I'll go somewhere else. I hope I'm amazed, because anything less than that will produce a Verizon customer.

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