Nokia Lumia 1520

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The Lumia 1520 is the first 6-inch device from Nokia. It comes loaded with the latest version of Windows Phone, Update 3, which adds a third row of Live Tiles to the Start screen. There's also a 20-MP PureView camera with image stabilization and oversampling technology. The Lumia 1520 is powered by a Snapdragon 800 2.2 GHz quad-core CPU, Adreno 330 GPU, 2 GB of RAM, 3,400 mAh battery with wireless charging, 32 GB of storage and a microSD card slot.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechSpot on 80

Throughout the past year we've seen companies try and pry the large-screen crown away from Samsung's Galaxy Note line. Nokia is hoping that their Lumia 1520 will give the Note 3 a run for its money, especially with its impressive spec sheet.

By beginnerstech.co.uk on 80

One thing that we are guilty of here at BeginnersTech is not looking at and reviewing Windows products. The main reason for that is there aren't any of us fully interested in them enough to go out and spend the money on a Windows Phone and review it....

By gizmag.com on -

iPhones and Android phones might get the lion's share of attention, but we think Windows Phone is a pretty terrific platform in its own right. What happens when you marry Microsoft's mobile OS to an enormous 6-in phablet? You get the Nokia Lumia 1520,...

By ITP.net on 80

It's difficult to believe that, until very recently, Nokia has been unable to ship Lumia devices with Full HD displays. However, a Windows Phone firmware update last year brought Full HD to the Lumia platform, and Nokia responded by launching the...

By ePHOTOzine on 70

The Nokia Lumia 1520 offers one of the highest specification cameras currently available phablet smartphone, and produces pleasing results, with some quite unique features including the ability to zoom into photos, as well as videos. If you are not...

By Gadget Guy Australia on 100

If there’s one company that hasn’t made much of a deal about the whole tablet-sized phone area called “phablets,” it’s Nokia, which has been pretty resistant, at least until now. , a 6 inch Windows-based phone that brings a whole lot of promise in a...

By CoolSmartphone on -

Late last year in Abu Dhabi Nokia announced a range of new devices including the rather large 6″ Lumia 1320 and Lumia 1520, when I first saw them I thought “wow, they look amazing, I need them asap”. After a few months of reading early reviews and...

By TechTree on 70

The Lumia 1520 is a powerful phone with an excellent screen. Its 20 megapixel camera is ahead of the competition. Things like offline sat-nav, Nokia Music subscription, and Office Suite add value to the package. Moreover, the phone's performance is...

By tbreak.ae on 84

The Nokia Lumia 1520 is the best Windows Phone currently available. It is super fast and has a great battery life. It also has an amazing screen, however, sized at a massive 6-inch, it isn't for everyone and I highly recommend you play with one at a...

By gadgetsteria.com on -

How big is too big? Nokia is asking you to push the boundaries on the answer. It used to be that a ~4.5-inch display was considered huge. In the 2014 smartphone world, however 4.5 inches is now considered average or even small. But when you look at...

By geeksquad.co.uk on -

The Lumia 1520 is the biggest Windows Phone to date, bringing with it some incredible hardware and a massive screen - but can it compete with other phablets? Agent Plummer finds out.As the next flagship device for the Windows Phone and Nokia brands, we...

By NotebookCheck on 91

In review: Nokia Lumia 1520. Review sample courtesy of Nokia Germany. Nokia has successfully entered the phablet sector with its Lumia 1520. It convinces with its excellent build , and its very good screen . The camera also belongs to the better ones in...

By FoneArena on -

The Nokia Lumia 1520 is definitely a foot in the right direction from both Nokia and Microsoft and as a package, the Nokia Lumia 1520 is quite impressive. When the Windows Phone App store catches up with Android and iOS, this will definitely be a...

By itproportal.com on 80

Bigger isn't necessarily better, and the Nokia Lumia 1520 proves this to some extent, although there are certainly many positive aspects here. This phablet has an excellent display, slick performance, and offers Microsoft Office integration on a...

By 5FWD on 80

The Nokia Lumia 1520 is as good a phablet as Windows Phone could ever offer, make no mistake. On the shop shelf, it’s a far more attractive option than the banal plastic Galaxy Note 3, but as ever, it’s let down by Microsoft’s software, which offers...

By What Mobile on 80

For as long as we can remember, mobile phone makers have banged their collective drums to proclaim their devices to be the “smallest and lightest”. Miniaturisation of mobiles was once the holy grail.No stone was left unturned in the quest to make phones...

By CoolSmartphone on -

Lets start with a short story.Nokia was circling the drain at the beginning of 2011 and the good ship Symbian was struggling to stay afloat. The anchors of the hefty N8 and E7 were pulling it down into a whirlpool of dispair. The liferaft of the the...

By Digital Trends on 60

The Lumia 1520 is the best Windows Phone we've ever reviewed. The only things holding it back are its large size, which will alienate many buyers, and WP8 itself. It's a fitting end to Nokia's phone legacy: fantastic hardware that would sell far better...

By tech.uk.msn.com on 80

We've never accused a phone of being too big before but this one really is. The screen and camera are great but the trade-off doesn't quite match...

By mobilephonereviewss.com on -

The Lumia 1520 is exclusive to AT&T in the US, and it's available in red (our model), black, yellow and white. All have a matte finish except the red that's glossy. We love the red's look, but it is both large and slippery. The black looks very classy...