Microsoft Announces Lumia 950 XL / 950 for India; Pre-Orders Starts Today

Microsoft has announced their latest flagships phones in India, the Lumia 950 XL and the Lumia 950 today. Those who love big phones, the 5.7 inch Lumia 950 XL comes at a price of Rs  49,399 , and if that size is little big for you, you can pickup a Lumia 950 for Rs 43,699 .

Camera enthusiast would love to know that both the phones have the same camera module, but 950XL has Triple LED Flash (RGB) for more natural results. Lumia 950 has a Dual LED Flash.

950 XL Launch

To make the offer exciting, Microsoft has include the Continuum dock  for both Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL which when purchased separately will cost you Rs 5999 till stocks last.

What do we think about the pricing?

I am sure there is a lot of hum that the pricing is high, but these are premium devices for premium consumers. They come up hardware specs that matches top Android flagship devices. Inclusion of Microsoft’s Display Dock (Continuum) makes this offer balanced IMO which costs 5,999

Unboxing Lumia 950 XL & First Impressions

Check out the specs comparison below:

CategoryLumia 950Lumia 950 XL
OSWindows 10 Mobile Build 10586Windows 10 Mobile Build 10586
Display5.2 inches (1440×2560) OLED with Clear Black and Gorilla Glass 35.7 inches (1440×2560) OLED with Clear Black and Gorilla Glass 4
ProcessorSnapdragon 808  Hexacore @ 1.8 GhzSnapdragon 810 Octacore clocked at 2.0 GHz
Wireless ChargingYes, QiYes, Qi
Connector TypeUSB Type C, Supports OTG and Fast ChargingUSB Type C, Supports OTG and Fast Charging
Rear Camera20MP, f/1.9 with Triple LED Flash, OIS & 4K Recording20MP, f/1.9 with Triple LED Flash, OIS, & 4K Recording
Front Camera5 MP with 1080P Recording5MP with 1080P Recording
BiometricsIris scanner for Windows HelloIris scanner for Windows Hello
Internal Storage32 GB32 GB
External StorageMicroSDmicro SD
Battery / Removable3000mAh / Yes3340mAh / Yes
Price Rs 43,699 Rs 49,399

Pre Order Lumia 950 XL & Lumia 950:

While the devices aren’t going on sale right away, Microsoft has opened up the Pre-Orders on Amazon and other online retails, or by visiting nearest Microsoft Store.The Preorders starts today, and they will be on the shelf on 11th December. You can also experience the device which should be available at the stores. Microsoft Display Dock (Continuum) is going to be free with these devices.


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