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Hands-On: Nokia Lumia 1320




Nokia World, Abu Dhabi. Probably the most surprising announcement in today’s event is the Lumia 1320. It’s the only handset that was never mentioned in a leak. It’s basically the more affordable and scaled down version of the Lumia 1520.

The Lumia 1320 i still a pretty capable phablet but it looks like Nokia just wants to cover it basis in the phablet category since it’s their first time.

The biggest selling point of the Lumia 1320 is the large 6-inch HD display, LTE connectivity and large battery capacity.

The body and design of the handset is very close to the Lumia 620 & Lumia 720 with a flat, smooth back panel and curved edges.


 

It is also slightly thicker and heavier than its sibling, the Lumia 1520.

The hardware configuration is pretty decent, mostly what you’ll expect for a mid-range smartphone. Where it is going to make a difference is the LTE connectivity, similar to the Lumia 625.

Nokia Lumia 1320 specs:
6.0-inch IPS LCD @ 720×1280 pixels
Gorilla Glass 3
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 1.7GHz dual-core processor
1GB RAM
8GB internal storage
up to 64GB via microSD card
DC-HSPA 42Mbps, LTE 3,7,20 bands 100Mbps
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth 4.0 LE
GPS w/ aGPS, GLONASS
FM Radio tuner
5MP rear camera, LED flash
1080p video recording @ 30fps
VGA front-facing camera
Windows Phone 8
Li-Ion 3,400mAh battery
164.25 x 85.9 x 9.79mm (dimensions)
220 grams (weight)

Nokia is expected to release the Lumia 1320 sometime in the first quarter of 2014 and will retail for $339 (Php14,500 at current exchange rates), before taxes and subsidies. It will be available in yellow, black and white colors.



Abe is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of YugaTech. You Can follow him on Twitter @abeolandres.

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15 Responses

  1. Syntax says:

    Well I better buy Lumia 920 rather than this since I’m not into phablets.

  2. Bude says:

    How much kaya ito sa atin? cant wait for this one.

  3. abuzalzal says:

    Sana dumami na ang apps ng windows phone. Gusto ko sanang magkaroon ng isa kaya lang nasasayangan ako dahil konti pa lang ang apps.

  4. Ken says:

    Feel ko yung 1520 ay pwede nang iboot sa android. If matutuloy ang plans ng microsoft para sa nokia na mag-produce ng android phones

    • edwaine says:

      I think they will not let that happen as of this moment. Remember google and microsoft are at war (smartphone, tablets, os and services).

  5. evans01 says:

    wew hanip,, pero akala ko merong lumia 525, yun sana hinihintay ko,, :(

  6. joy says:

    nice article, how about the lifespan of the battery compare to the other phone?

  7. Julyana says:

    I am waiting for Lumia 930… Hmmm magkaroon kaya?

  8. tyrone says:

    pero dba lahat ng phone may cam na, dpat sa ibang features aman cla nagbase. opinion lng po.

  9. dimple says:

    great! badly want it :) Sooooooonnn

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