Showing posts with label Microsoft. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Microsoft. Show all posts

Microsoft Lumia 650 Phone – Full Specifications, Features and Price

Microsoft has finally outed their first smartphone to run on Windows 10 out of the box, featuring one of the top-notched specs compared to their other devices. However, the smartphone will be powering the LTE technology along with optional dual SIM functionality.

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The Microsoft Lumia 650 device features a 5.0 inches IPS AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display with 16M color, 720 x 1280 pixels resolution. It uses the Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection and features a clearblack display. The smartphone also comes with an 8MP rear camera with clear pixel resolution featuring 1/4" sensor size, f/2.2, 28mm, autofocus and LED flash. The 5MP front snapper features f/2.2, 720p video which brings about better experience on video calls.

Download Microsoft Cortana on Android and iOS Devices

The Microsoft Cortana that was formally available for Windows 10 and Windows 10 mobile is now available for iOS and Android devices.

To start with, Microsoft Cortana is a virtual personal assistance that helps minimize you task by getting things done for you like, managing your calendar, tracking packages, finding files, tracking flights, setting up time reminder, tracking scores & stocks, communicating with user, letting your PC and phone work together and many more.

Microsoft Lumia 950/XL Launch event Scheduled for December 2

Recently, Windows insiders were invited to witness the Lumia 950 and 950XL launch event that will take place in London and Manchester this December. However, Microsoft already scheduled the launch event for December 2 to be precise, and they’re promising the Microsoft Display Dock (turn an external screen into a PC-like experience) to the first set of insiders that will purchase the Lumia 950 or 950XL during the event. Of course, they’ll sell the products while the event is on.

Specs-wise, the Lumia 950 and Lumia 960XL both features 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage with expandable memory up to 200GB, 20MP rear camera, USB Type-C, windows continuum, liquid cooling and a 1440p OLED displays. The 950XL comes with a larger screen display (5.7 inches) compared to the Lumi 950 (5.2 inches).

Can Microsoft Compete With Others in Smartphone Scene?

The Smart phone scene is without question something of a monopolization that Apple reigns supreme over. Apple and their line of iPhone's have taken over the world as the most popular smart phone and there is no doubt that when they release a product, the masses of people will flock to the stores and outlet malls to pick up the latest model of iPhone. With that being said, there are a handful of companies that run the market as well, including Droid and Samsung.

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Although there are a substantial amount of companies that make smart phones, the bulk of people stick to one of these three companies and it truly is hard to blame them. Not only are they the most advertised, get the most attention in every respect and have the best technology, but they are flat out the "in" phones to have. Apple has gotten so popular that it is almost a fashion statement and this is only bolstered by the fact that they put out the best products on the market, although some people would debate that.

Microsoft to Launch Lumia 940 and 940XL on October 19

Microsoft didn’t just unveil their two giant flagships, but also rumored the launch date for the smartphones, codenamed Lumia 940 and 940XL. These Lumia smartphone is said to schedule their launch event for October 19.

According to the leaked info from NPU, the launch event would take place in New York, and Surface Pro 4 tablet as well as Microsoft Band would be introduced that same launch date and event center. So, the event is going to be a great event for fans.

Microsoft Surface 3 Tablet Now Available in US – Specs & Price

Microsoft Surface 3 tablet that was unveiled by Microsoft on March 2015 is now available for purchase in US. The AT&T is the first carrier to offer the device, and it comes with 4G LTE capability.

AT&T is selling the 4G LTE version of the surface 3 tablet and the price is tagged $499 (on a regular 2-year contract) and $599 (sans-contract), and this version would feature a 2GB RAM and 64GB internal storage memory. Instalment plan is also available, where you get to pay $30 per month for 20 months.