Whereas Australian carriers are but to make any announcement relating to Microsoft’s newest handsets, the Washington-based mostly firm has set a date on which the Lumia 950 XL and Lumia 950, in addition to the Lumia 550, will hit retailers within the Land Down Beneath this December.
All three handhelds — the present flagships Lumia 950 and 950 XL, along with the midrange Lumia 550 — have been introduced at a Microsoft occasion final month. Whereas the mobile units are presently rumored for a November 20 launch in the USA, the Australian launch date has already been sorted out.
Beginning Dec. 7, all the handsets talked about shall be obtainable at Australian retailers. The unlocked variations of the Lumia 950 and 950 XL are at present listed for preorders by way of Microsoft’s regional online retailer. Nevertheless, even when preodered, the premium units will not be shipped till December 8.
Microsoft Australia presently lists the Lumia 950 for AU$ 999 (round $ 708), which is an effective introductory price for a smartphone with a 5.2-inch 1440p WQHD display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 octa-core SoC with every core clocked at 1.8GHz, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage (expandable to 200GB with a microSD card slot), 20MP primary camera, 5MP front-facing snapper and a 3,000mAh battery.
The 950 XL at AU$ 1,129 (round $ 800) is a bit of bit pricier. For AU$ one hundred thirty extra,shoppers will get a 5.7-inch handheld outfitted with the identical 1440p WQHD screen, 3GB RAM, 32GB on-board storage area, microSD enlargement slot able to supporting as much as 200GB, 20MP fundamental shooter and 5MP front-facing camera. Apart from the display measurement, the one actual variations are the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core chip with every core clocked at 2.0GHz and the 3,340mAh battery.
The Lumia 550 is but to be listed for preorders. Nonetheless, it’s nonetheless anticipated to hit the shops on the identical day as its premium family members. The 4.7-inch smartphone, which has 1GB of RAM, 8GB internal storage, microSD enlargement slot, 5MP rear camera and a 2,100mAh battery pack, was introduced to hit the buyer market with a AU$ 196 (round $ 139) price tag.
All three handhelds shall be shipped with Home windows 10.
© 2015 Tech Occasions, All rights reserved. Don’t reproduce with out permission.
Source : TechTimes