Nokia’s Windows tablet, Lumia 2520.

Nokia’s Windows tablet, Lumia 2520.

Lumia 2520 from Nokia is their first Windows tablet. This comes with a 10.1 inches HD display where it offers best indoor and out door visibility that will allow the user to read clearly under any light condition.

On the internet connectivity side it comes with both the 4G LTE and Wi-Fi connectivity to provide best downloading speed along with Skype video calls that can produce crystal clear sound reception and best video images . The camera is a unique 6.75MP one in this tablet where other tablets lacks with the camera, and it allows you to capture images under low light condition too.

Because of the availability of 4G LTE connectivity the users can experience crystal clear video and dynamic sound when they make face to face video calls through their Skype service.

On the power side it can be charged up to 80% of its capacity within just one hour time. The power Keyboard, which comes as  accessory will provide you another 5 hours of operating time and have 2 USB ports too. The power keyboard will give the same experience that a laptop can give you when typing. Power keyboard’s expected price is USD149.

The Nokia Lumia 2520 is now available in the USA and Europe for the price of US$ 499 ( without taxes). The product first started to be sold in the USA, UK and Finland. The rest of the world including Sri Lanka the product is expected to be available by the year 2014.

With 2 Year Agreement US$499.99  (from Verizon.)
Unlocked version US$ 599.99

Display size: 10.1 ”
Display technology: ClearBlack, IPS LCD
Touch screen technology: Capacitive Multipoint-Touch
Primary camera sensor size: 6.7 MP with ZEISS optics.
Secondary camera – other features: HD 1.2 MP wide angle, Still image capture, Video call
Main video camera features
Camera video resolution: 1080p (Full HD, 1920 x 1080)
Video streaming: YouTube browsing and video streaming, Streaming from video services and internet

Power management
Maximum standby time: 25 days
Battery capacity: 8120 mAh
Removable battery: No, Super-fast charging, 80% in one hour.
LTE max data speed DL: 150 Mbps
Processor name: Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 800
Processor type: Quad-core 2.2 GHz


SIM card type: Micro SIM
2.5 mm Charging Connector
3.5 mm audio connector, HDMI-D (micro)
System connectors: Micro-USB-AB
USB 3.0
Bluetooth 4.0
Wi-Fi: WLAN IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n
WLAN Security: WPA2-Personal, WPA2-Enterprise
NFC available for sharing and pairing

Data Network
GSM network: 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz
LTE network bands 3, 7, 20
WCDMA network: 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz

Browsing and Internet
Browser: Internet Explorer 11
Photo sharing: Share over Bluetooth, Tap and share images or videos with NFC, Send as email attachment, SkyDrive
Video sharing: Video sharing with NFC, Video sharing to social network and internet, SkyDrive
Wi-Fi hotspot: This Tablet will allow up to 8 devices to be connected with Wi-Fi through it.

Recommended accessories.
Nokia Power Keyboard. With up to five hours of extra battery life, a touch pad and two full-sized USB ports. (SU 42)
Nokia Bluetooth Stereo Headset BH-121
Nokia Purity Pro Wireless Stereo Headset by Monster BH-940

Nokia Lumia Smartphone with Windows 8 operating system, prices in Sri Lanka as follows.
Nokia Lumia 925  Rs 52,900/-
Lumia 510  Rs 17,900 /-
520  Rs.23,715/-
620  Rs.27,900/-
625  Rs.29,900/-
720  Rs 38,900
820  Rs 47,900
920  Rs 54,900