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Microsoft Lumia 940 Release Date and Specs – Lumia 940 XL Features


The Lumia 940 and the Lumia 940 XL are the most anticipated devices that Microsoft will launch. The company hasn’t reveled a thing so far and users are eager to know more about the upcoming launch date as well as the features. But don’t think for a second that people haven’t speculated about these handsets. According to several reports, Microsoft Lumia 940 and Lumia 940 XL will come out in the current year. Even if rumors anticipated the launch for the month of April, enthusiasts still have to sit tight for a while longer.

But, lucky for you based on the NokiaPowerUser communiqué, a few of the Nokia Lumia 940 XL specs were made public. Apparently, it comes with a slim and metallic frame, the screen will be a 5.7 inch one (2560×1440 resolution). The device will be fired- up by Octa-Core Snapdragon 810 processor packed with an Adreno 430 GPU and it will also contain a 32 GB internal memory, plus a microSD card and a 3 GB RAM. The handset might also come packed with a 20 MP camera with an integrated PureView. And that’s not all, it may also sport a Short Pulse LED Flash as well as an 5 MP snapper (added in front). Besides all of these, the device will also have iis scanner, a cool Native Pen support and a USB Type-and C & Dual-Role.

The same source claimed a while back that the Lumia 940 will come out with 5.2 inch display whereas the Lumia 940 XL might have 5.7 inch display. This source also stated the both of the devices will have a 24 or 25 MP camera and another 5 MP one with 3D-interaction, plus an Iris scanner and of course the Pen support.

Those from WinFuture on the other hand stated that the Lumia 940 will mirror the overall design of the Lumia 830, meaning an aluminum frame and the back will be a polycarbonate one. According to the WinFuture, the handset will come packed with a 3,000mAh battery, the display will be a 5.2-inch one and the processor will be a Snapdragon 808 one. The Lumia 940 XL device may have a 5.7-inch screen, the processor being a Snapdragon 810 one and the battery will be 3,300mAh one. Expect both of these handsets to have 32 GB internal storage.