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Microsoft Lumia 950, Lumia 950 XL: The Flagship Is Here!


Microsoft has been very busy in the market in the past year. After suffering unimaginable losses, the company did enough with its famous Windows 10 launch to get back in the good graces of the consumers.

Microsoft suffered more than 8 billion dollar in losses in the smartphone department, in the consequence, the company had to let go of more than 7500 employees all around the world. This was by far arguably the worst period for Microsoft as a company.

Microsoft had its rescue through their latest addition in their trademark Windows OS. The Windows 10 OS brought huge amounts of profit to the company. After this glimmer of hope Microsoft decided to launch various no. of smartphones in the market in order to cash in the goodwill earned by the popularity and success of Windows 10 OS.

Two of the most noticeable devices launched by Microsoft after the success of Windows 10 are Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL.

Most of the features are common in both the smartphones released by Microsoft, yet they have minor differences which separate them.

Both, Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL were launched on 20th November by Microsoft.

Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950 XL – Powerful Phones With Multiple Benefits

Lumia 950 comes with a 5.2 – inched screen for display. The device contains 3 GB for RAM and for storage it has 32 GB of inbuilt storage which can be expanded up to 200 GB through a microSD memory card. This smartphone by Microsoft features a 20 MP camera and a triple LED flash light at the back and has a 5 MP front camera for selfies. The device also has a trademark camera dedicated button on the side.

Lumia 950 runs on a Snapdragon 808 processor and is capable of 4G LTE connection as well as contains a USB Type – C connectivity. The device contains 3000 mAh of battery and will cost you up to $ 549.

The Lumia 950 XL as said before is very similar in features to Lumia 950 but has minor differences to make it a completely different device.

Lumia 950 XL also packs 3 GB for RAM and has 32 GB inbuilt storage which is expandable up to 200 GB. The camera of Lumia 950 XL is also similar to Lumia 950, 20 MP rear and 5 MP in front featuring a triple LED flashlight at the back and a camera dedicated button at the side. It also supports 4G LTE connectivity and has a USB Type – C port.

Lumia 950 XL runs on a better Lumia 810 SoC processor and has a bigger screen of 5.7 inches; to support the bigger screen the battery is also larger that is 3340 mAh. It will cost you up to $ 649.

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