Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM officially launched in India for Rs 43699

Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM has been officially launched in India, as expected, along with the Lumia 950 XL. Microsoft had announced their new flagship devices running on Windows 10 back in October.


Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM Specifications

The Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM features a 5.2-inch (2560 x 1440) QHD AMOLED display that is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and has a pixel density of 564 ppi. It is powered by a hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor along with Adreno 418 GPU. It comes with 3 GB of RAM and has 32 GB of internal memory which can be expanded up to 200 GB via microSD card. It runs on Windows 10 out of the box.

The Lumia 950 rocks a 20 megapixel PureView rear camera with triple RGB LED flash, ZEISS optics and Optical Image Stabilization (OIS). It can record 4K videos. On the front, it has a 5 megapixel front-facing camera with wide-angle lens for selfies and video calling. The front shooter is capable of recording 1080p videos. It has Dual SIM (nano) support, comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack, FM Radio and Lumia Rich recording with four microphones. It is 8.25 mm thick and weighs 150 grams.

On the connectivity front, the Lumia 950 comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual Band) MIMO, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and USB Type C port. It packs in a 3,000 mAh removable battery under the hood that supports wireless fast charging with flip cover. You can charge up to 50% in just 30 minutes. It also comes with liquid cooling technology to cool down the device.

The Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM is available in Black and White color variants and has been priced at Rs 43,699 in India. The company will also bundle a free Display Dock worth Rs 5,999 as a limited period offer till December 11. The smartphone can be pre-ordered via Amazon India and will retail via Croma, Reliance and Sangeetha starting from today (November 30). Also, Airtel 4G customers will get double data offer.


Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Dual SIM has also been launched today for Rs 49,399.

On this launch occasion, Bhaskar Pramanik, Chairman, Microsoft India said:

“With the launch of Windows 10, we have ushered in an era of more personal computing which is all about interacting more easily, more naturally and more securely in a mobile-first, cloud-first world. Now, with Windows 10 on Lumia we take innovation to the next level and build upon the unique experiences of Windows 10 for phone users. Designed for Windows fans and mobile professionals who desire a premium phone takes full advantage of Windows 10, the new flagship devices are powerful, performance-driven, unique and innovative.”

Ajey Mehta, Country General Manager, Microsoft India added:

“We built Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL for people who want the most productive smartphones running the most productive operating system. The Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL deliver a familiar and consistent experience that extends across your Windows devices, including innovative features like Cortana, Windows Hello beta for Lumia and Continuum for phones, taking innovation to the next level.”

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