Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Dual Price in Dubai, UAE  

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Dual




Microsoft Lumia 950 XL
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL

One of the world's largest independent software vendor, Microsoft was founded in 1975. Microsoft is world renowned for its Windows operating system for PCs and laptops. They reorganized the Windows Mobile group in 2008 and started work on new mobile phones to run Windows 10 Mobile natively. In 2010, It launched its Windows OS based smartphone and owned Surface line-up of tablets in 2012. The Redmond is a California-based company. After completion of its acquisition of the Nokia Devices and Services division in 2014, Microsoft Lumia 950 XL officially revealed on October 6, 2015, and released on 20 November 2015, alongside the smaller Lumia 950. The Lumia 950 XL is the successor to the Nokia Lumia 1520 and is among the most desiring devices, in contrast to Microsoft's previously dominant strategy of targeting developing markets with low-end hardware.


Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Design and Display
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Design & Build

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL comes with the matte plastic body, weigh only 165 grams. High screen-to-body ratio (74.15 %) with dimensions 151.9 x 78.4 x 8.1 mm and exchangeable back cover facility. Other user interface features include Glance screen, Voice commands, tactile feedback and Voice dictation in edit fields. The Lumia 950 XL has a 5.7 inch (140 mm) AMOLED display with a resolution of 2560x1440 (WQHD) and a 16:9 aspect ratio. Pixel density is 518 ppi. The display is protected by Gorilla Glass 4 and Clear Black technology for improved sunlight visibility. Unlike earlier Lumia flagships it does not support some functions like double tap to wake or Super Sensitive touch. Other display features like Easy to clean, Wide viewing angle, Orientation sensor, Lumia Colour Profile, Corning Gorilla Glass 4, High brightness mode, Sunlight readability enhancements.


Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Performance
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Performance

The Microsoft Lumia 950 XL is powered by Octa-Core Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810 processor with a clock rate of 2000 MHz. The dual CPU are Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A57 and graphics powered by Adreno 430. It comes with 3GB of RAM that never lets you down and provides the fastest multi-tasking possible. The phone possesses 32GB of internal storage for installing apps and stores all the personal data. Memory is expandable up to 200GB via microSD card which can fit into a dedicated slot. The users can synchronize the data from the phone to the cloud with OneDrive cloud storage facility. Regardless, the 950 XL is about as punchy as smartphones get in 2015, and Microsoft has made extra efforts to ensure the phone can push the 64-bit silicon to its limits: liquid cooling. The extra cooling helps the 950 XL edge ahead of the 950 when it comes to multitasking process through Microsoft's Continuum feature.


Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Camera
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Camera

As far as the cameras are concerned, the Microsoft Lumia 950 XL packs a PureView 20 megapixel (MP) f/1.9, 26mm primary shooter in the rear with the triple LED flash, optical image stabilization and 4K video recording capability with Zeiss optics. Up front is the 5MP, wide-angle selfie snapper with 1080p video recording. Living Images are, well, alive and well in the new Lumia phones. This feature has the ability to record one second of video before firing the shutter. The result is an image that comes to life just before entering a calm state, a neat trick that's a little more versatile. For instance, if someone you know owns a phone that doesn't support Live Images, you can choose to send those .mp4 video files. Otherwise, it's merely sent as a slightly larger .jpg than normal - about 20%. The new Lumia cameras may also make for the ideal sports photography than most phones can provide. Because, when shooting subjects in motion, the 20MP sensor can pinpoint that pixel to focus on to avoid disturbances. As far concerned with video, the 20 MP primary camera of Lumia 950 XL provides 2160p@30fps video recording with embedded stereo sound recording and the secondary 5 MP camera provide f/2.4, 1080p video recording. Lumia 950 XL provide various multimedia features like Document viewer (Office 365), Video/photo editor, MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player, MP4/H.265 player. It possesses other unique features like Microsoft Continuum support, Wireless charging (Qi-enabled) - market dependent, Fast Charging, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, MP4/H.265 player, OneDrive (15 GB cloud storage).


Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Battery Charging
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Charging

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL provided with a replicable 3.85 V battery with a capacity of 3340 mAh. The Battery provides a maximum standby time of 12days with dual SIM, a maximum Talktime of 25 hours with 2G and 19 hours on 3G. The maximum music playback time is 75 hours; Maximum Wi-Fi network browsing time is 11 hours and Maximum video playback time is 11 hours. The device supports 4G LTE technology with maximum transfer speeds of 300 Mbit/s (150 Mbit/s for the dual-SIM version). Other wireless connectivity options include dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/nac, Wi-Fi hotspot, NFC, Bluetooth 4.1, and wireless screen projection via Miracast. Physical connectors include a 3.5 mm audio jack, as well as a USB Type-C connector for charging and data transfer. The latter supports USB OTG, enabling the use of peripherals like mice, flash drives or external microphones and Qualcomm's Quick Charge 2.0 technology.


The liquid cooling feature won't let the phone heats up during overload. The 3GB RAM is good enough to handle all heavy apps & games. Primary Camera shoots Stunning high-quality pics with dedicated camera key. The other positive points include 4K Video recording, good selfies with the front camera, Big QHD Sharp AMOLED display with good viewing angle, Gorilla Glass screen protection, Latest OS, Window 10, Secure Pay with NFC, Iris scanner for Windows Hello unlock USB Type-C support for fast charging and data transfer, Good battery backup provided with inbuilt wireless charging, etc. Few of its noticeable cons are the presence of same old matte polycarbonate body which is no match for metal, and most people also think that metal is more durable than plastic. The matte plastic provided is not waterproof.