Microsoft Starts Taking Pre-Order For Lumia 950XL in USA- Priced at $649 For Carrier Unlocked


Microsoft has started taking pre-order for Lumia 950XL smartphone that was launched some time ago at the Lumia event. Lumia 950XL is the first Windows 10 Mobile OS running smartphone will now be yours if you wish to pre-order via Microsoft. AT&T has started talking Pre-order for smaller brother the Lumia 950 with a 2-year carrier contract. Unlike the Lumia 950, the 950XL won’t be available at any carrier so you need to purchase the device carrier unlocked for a retail price of $649 for black or white color choice.

If you pick up the Lumia 950XL smartphone you will be eligible for free dock offer through the Lumia Offers app. Do note this offer will be valid until the stock lasts. The device will start shipping from November 25th onwards. Lumia 950XL doesn’t have support fro CDMA so you are left with carriers like AT&T or T-Mobile and carriers like Verizon and Sprint won’t be available.


Lumia 950XL Specifications:

Lumia 950XL sports a 5.7-inches QHD(1440 by 2560) AMOLED display that is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. The display accounts to a pixel density of 518PPI(pixels per inch). The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 810Soc clocked at 2.0GHz Octa-Core processor with Adreno 430 GPU. The processor is liquid cooled says the company eliminating the excessive heating. There is 3GB of Ram and 32GB internal storage with an SD card slot for memory expansion. Lumia 950XL  runs on Windows 10 OS right out of the box.

There is a 20-megapixel ZEISS optics PureView rear camera with triple tone LED flash, 5th generation optical image stabilization and a 5-megapixel front facing camera with 1080p video recording. connectivity features 4G LTE/3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual Band) MIMO, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, USB Type-C for the first time on a Microsoft device. There is a 3340mAh removable battery, wireless fast charging with flip cover.