Microsoft unveils the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL;

Check out the Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950 XL Pricing Details

October 6, 2015

Microsoft unveiled the Microsoft Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL a couple of hours ago at their Windows 10 Device event and gave the world the first glimpse of Windows 10 running on a smartphone.

Microsoft unveils the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL;

The Microsoft Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL are the current flagship smartphones of the Microsoft Lumia range and a world different from the numerous budget and mid-range smartphones the Redmond-based software unveiled earlier on in the year.

GadgetMicrosoft Lumia 940Microsoft Lumia 940 XL
Display Size:5.2 inches5.7 inches
Display TechnologyAMOLED CapacitiveAMOLED Capacitive
Display Resolution: 1440 x 2560 pixels1440 x 2560 pixels
Display Resolution Density:565 ppi515 ppi
Display Protection:Corning Gorilla Glass 4Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Dimensions: --
CPU: 1.82 GHz Hexa-Core1.50 GHz Octa-Core
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10Microsoft Windows 10
Internal Memory: 32 GB32 GB
Card Slot:Yes, up to 200 GBYes, up to 200 GB
Rear Camera: 20 MP20 MP
Front-Facing Camera:5 MP5 MP
Battery Capacity: Li-Ion 3000 mAh Li-Ion 3300 mAh
Extras:Iris recongitionIris recongition

On the pricing, expect a $549 (about Ksh. 55,000) price tag for the Lumia 950 and a $649 (about Ksh. 65,000) for the Lumia 950 XL.

Microsoft will start shipping the Microsoft Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL by the start of November 2015.

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