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Microsoft’s next gen flagship – Lumia 950 XL images leaked

Microsoft is gearing up to launch two new high-end flagship devices – the Talkman and the Cityman (codename) aka the Lumia 950 and the Lumia 950 XL to showcase the prowess of Windows 10 on mobile. Couple of images of the elder brother were leaked which gives us the clearest glimpse of the upcoming phablet.

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The device in the leaked picture looks like the Lumia 950 XL but we could be wrong as well. However, it doesn’t matter since both of them will look the same but the only differentiating factor will be the size. There are no capacitive buttons on the device and it has normal bezels as well. Lets check out the rumoured specifications of both the devices.

Microsoft Lumia 950 rumoured Specifications

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The Lumia 950 will feature a 5.2-inch (2560 x 1440) WQHD OLED display which will be powered by a hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 64-bit processor. It will come with 3 GB of RAM and have 32 GB of internal memory which can be expanded via microSD card. It will run on Windows 10 out of the box.

The smartphone will rock a 20 megapixel PureView rear camera along with a 5 megapixel front-facing camera with wide-angle lens for selfies and video calling. It will have an Iris scanner (infrared) for Windows Hello.

It will pack in a 3,000 mAh removable battery under the hood and come with Qi wireless charging and a flip cover. On the connectivity front, it will rock a USB Type-C port, 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11, Bluetooth, GPS and more.

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Microsoft Lumia 950 XL rumoured Specifications

The Lumia 950 XL will feature a 5.7-inch (2560 x 1440) WQHD OLED display which will be powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 64-bit processor. It will come with 3 GB of RAM and have 32 GB of internal memory which can be expanded via microSD card. It will run on Windows 10 out of the box.

The smartphone will rock a 20 megapixel PureView rear camera along with triple LED flash. There will be a 1mm silver ring inside the circumference of the black camera pod and aluminium side buttons. On the front, there will be a 5 megapixel front-facing camera with wide-angle lens for selfies and video calling. It will have an Iris scanner (infrared) for Windows Hello.

It will pack in a 3,300 mAh removable battery under the hood and come with Qi wireless charging and a flip cover. On the connectivity front, it will rock a USB Type-C port, 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11, Bluetooth, GPS and more.

Both the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL is expected to come in Matte White and Black polycarbonate body. An optional Surface Pen can come with the Lumia 950 XL, which can be used to write or draw on the screen. Both the devices are expected to be launched at IFA Berlin in September.

Also, check out the 10 Lumia devices that will be getting the Windows 10 treatment, initially.

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