Nokia Lumia 1520 mini rumored; device to feature 4.3 inch screen, 14MP PureView camera

Nokia Lumia 1520 mini rumored; device to feature 4.3 inch screen, 14MP PureView camera
A published report out of China indicates that a "mini" version of the Nokia Lumia 1520 phablet is on the way. The device will reportedly be named the Nokia Lumia 1520 V and will feature a 4.3 inch screen, down sharply from the 6 inch glass found on the full-sized version of the phone. However, the screen on the "V" will keep the same 1080 x 1920 resolution employed on the larger model. That could result in one of the highest pixel density figures on a smartphone.

The rest of the specs include 2GB of RAM and 32GB of native storage. A 14MP PureView camera is on back and a 3000mAh battery powers the whole shebang. The phone is expected to be unveiled after Windows Phone 8.1 is released in April. There is also some thought that this is an international version of the unannounced Nokia Lumia 929 aka the Nokia Icon. However, that phone is expected to launch at Verizon with a 5 inch display.

Take this report with the proverbial grain of salt until we get some official word from Nokia. Check out the slideshow for a couple of glimpses of what is allegedly the Nokia Lumia 1520V.
 

source: WPBar.cn (translated) via WMPoweruser

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56 Comments

64. CEMIII

Posts: 110; Member since: Jun 26, 2013

If it comes to pass NICE. I hope that all carriers in the US get it. So far it seems that AT&T has a tight lipped deal with Nokia like there 5yr Apple deal. They get everything 1st with a 6mth or 1yr jump LOL.

62. 7thspaceman

Posts: 1597; Member since: Feb 14, 2011

This case size is a better fit for the Human hand to hold. Folks now that Windows smart phones can use all the High tech gear that is available for smart phones to use. Microsoft can turn it's Attention to giving Windows smart phones the software Features that Android and Apple Iphones have that Windows smart phones now do not have. If you own a Windows 8 smart phone rejoice it's going to be upgraded to the more Powerful Windows Phone 8.1 OS and will have new functions added to Windows smart phones.

42. reh1965

Posts: 19; Member since: Dec 06, 2013

@41 try metrotube for YouTube. Secondly if the number of devices is growing, hopefully the number of users will grwand there for the. Number of apps. Though the situation with apps is a mindset not the truth

41. pinball00

Posts: 22; Member since: Sep 21, 2012

Nokia and Microsoft should focus on improving app store rather then pushing devices to the market I have Nokia 1520 and can't find top apps like google + YouTube etc,

49. brrunopt

Posts: 742; Member since: Aug 15, 2013

Microsoft or Nokia can't do nothing about google+ or Youtube, google is the one refusing to create them ..

54. papss unregistered

Did you just say that? Wow

72. rodneyej1

Posts: 3576; Member since: Jul 06, 2013

Lol❕... If you want a top notch Google experience you should've bought a Google phone... LMFAO❕❕❕.. WP is for folks who aren't stuck up Google's a$$... We're stuck up MS's a$$ instead...

37. draconic1991

Posts: 200; Member since: Apr 27, 2012

the image is fake...as far as i remember Joe from Microsoft said that 6 tile space wont come to just any phone with a 1080p screen....it would have to do with the size of the screen of the phone...and 4.3 definitely doesn't fit that description

34. Credo

Posts: 749; Member since: Apr 19, 2012

What??? 3000 mAh inside a 4.3" phone? How thick would it be then?

36. g2a5b0e unregistered

These are rumors. Not gonna happen.

71. rodneyej1

Posts: 3576; Member since: Jul 06, 2013

Like Normandy❔

33. spiderpig2894

Posts: 597; Member since: Jan 10, 2012

And the powerful mini smartphone wars begin!

28. alextheZowner

Posts: 33; Member since: Jan 01, 2014

Wow if the specs come true I will drop android and BB10 and go windows

22. Jaeel

Posts: 27; Member since: Apr 18, 2013

Just give me 720p with that 3000mah battery and I'm fine.

56. baller23

Posts: 27; Member since: Apr 18, 2013

Same here. If it has a 720p with 4.3" screen. It will still have a very sharp screen and a killer battery life with 3000mah.

20. boosook

Posts: 1442; Member since: Nov 19, 2012

It's not real, a 4.3" fullhd display doesn't exist!

25. SandraB

Posts: 75; Member since: Aug 07, 2013

Better go with Android

27. XperiaFanZone

Posts: 2282; Member since: Sep 21, 2012

You need to go to a neurosurgeon. asap.

70. rodneyej1

Posts: 3576; Member since: Jul 06, 2013

LMFAO❕❕❕❕❕❕❕

26. TechKnowledge

Posts: 55; Member since: May 05, 2013

Doesn't make it impossible.

19. TechCrazyedBoy

Posts: 129; Member since: Nov 12, 2013

Wnat ot in Full HD 1080p and must be over 4.3'inches... Please Nokia!!!

18. aldridhl

Posts: 77; Member since: Feb 12, 2011

please let this be real

17. greathero1

Posts: 584; Member since: Jun 13, 2008

With those specs, this would be gladly welcomed for those who feel phone sizes are getting too large but still want top of the line everything! Probably will be another ATT exclusive so its a no go for me!

16. rkoforever90

Posts: 507; Member since: Dec 03, 2011

why not launch it with 5 inch display

14. DogeShibe

Posts: 1121; Member since: Jan 10, 2014

Whatever o.O Just don't name it 1520 Mini...too much confusing,name it lumia mini :/

13. digitalw

Posts: 79; Member since: Dec 20, 2011

Voting for 720p. But casual end user will buy it becuase say FULL HD is better then HD, even he will never notice the deifference or can use the higher density. But battery suffers. That is why i would like the 720p. Actualy, it will be mix of the best ergonomy of 4.3" and power!

11. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

How to make this: 1.Picture of 1520 2.Change size 3.Stretch buttons and move them. 4.Believable specs 5.Done. ®Nokia future device craft is registered trademark of ihavenoname. All rights reserved.

8. Kishin

Posts: 706; Member since: May 30, 2013

Those specs are imposable on a 4.3".

12. user996

Posts: 221; Member since: Feb 25, 2013

why not?

32. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

You don't know there no impossible word in Nokia dictionary.

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