Lumia 820 and 920, first Nokia under Windows Phone 8

nokia recently unveiled two great smartphones Windows Phone 8the Lumia 820 and 920. Latest generation colors and connectors are on the program as well as an exclusivity: the wireless charging.

Nokia Lumia 820

This first model is equipped with a screen 4.3 inches of 800 x 480 resolution, a dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor clocked at 1.5Ghz, 1GB of memory and 8GB storage, a battery of 1650mAh and a chip NFC. The shells will be interchangeable among seven colors original: yellow, red, blue, purple, gray, white and black. All colorways will be available upon release, estimated price at 499€.

Nokia Lumia 920

This smartphone is the new spearhead of the Finn with its screen Puremotion HD+ of 4.5 inches (1280×768). The processor and RAM are taken over from the 820 but the storage memory is upgraded to 32GB. Autonomy should be improved since the battery goes to 2000mAh. Two cameras, 8.7 megapixels on the back and 1.3 megapixels on the front, will allow you to take better photos in poor conditions, thanks to the sensor PureView. The other characteristics are common to its little brother. Released in November at the price of 649€.

The main innovation specific to these smartphones nokia is here wireless charging. Integrated on the Lumia 920 and optional on the 820, the phone must be placed on a wireless charger to recharge: base, cushion, station, shell and enclosure are all accessories that you will need to acquire to benefit from this function. . A technology that will only be of interest if smartphone sales are successful, a standard is created for other manufacturers and partners follow (JBL is already on the job).

Nokia took advantage of the release of the iPhone 5 to make fun of its competitor:

comparative advertising mockery Nokia Lumia vs Apple iPhone 5 wireless charging