If you think Nokia Lumia 1520 is overpriced or out of your budget, don’t worry as Nokia unveiled Lumia 1320 alongside Nokia Lumia 1520 that comes with an affordable price tag and mid-range specifications with a massive 6-inch display.
Nokia Lumia 1320 comes with a gigantic 6-inch HD LCD IPS display boasting a 720p resolution and Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The phablet is powered by a dual-core Snapdragon 400 chipset with a clock speed of 1.7GHz and 1GB RAM.
On the storage side, Nokia Lumia 1320 comes with 8GB internal memory with a microSD card slot that supports up to 64GB memory. In addition, Lumia 1320 customers also get an extra 7GB SkyDrive storage to backup their data online and access it anywhere. Nokia Lumia 1320 comes with the same 3,400 mAh battery that powers the high-end Nokia Lumia 1520.
Nokia Lumia 1320 doesn’t bring a camera sensor as good as the Lumia 1520, but still features a decent 5MP camera with autofocus, flash and HD video recording capabilities at 30fps. On the connectivity side, it comes with 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, WiFi and HSPA+.
Most of the applications that come with the Nokia Lumia 1520 such as Nokia Camera and StoryTeller are also available on the mid-range Lumia 1320.
Nokia Lumia 1320 is equpped with the latest Windows Phone 8 Update 3. The next software update known as Lumia Black (also includes Windows Phone 8 Update 3 features from Microsoft), which will bring all the applications and features that comes with the latest Lumia 1320 and Lumia 1520 to existing Lumia handsets in the first quarter of 2014.
Many of the new features and imaging innovations found in the Nokia Lumia 1520 and Nokia Lumia 1320 will be coming to existing Nokia Lumia smartphones running on Windows Phone 8 aligned with the next software update called “Lumia Black”. The update, including the latest Windows Phone update from Microsoft, is expected to begin rolling out in early 2014.
Nokia Lumia 1320 will be available for $339 in China and Vietnam starting the first quarter of 2014 followed by Asian and European markets. The price is impressive as it would bring the power of a large 6-inch display at an affordable price for those who are on a tight budget. It will be available in an array of colors including yellow, black, white and orange.