Venturing into the mobile phone segment, Microsoft achieved great success and ease. After the company acquired Nokia's devices and services in 2014, Microsoft Mobile was then established. Microsoft has undertaken to sell smart phones, given a ten-year licensing agreement with Nokia. Lumia smartphones were introduced subsequently in the market to...
Venturing into the mobile phone segment, Microsoft achieved great success and ease. After the company acquired Nokia's devices and services in 2014, Microsoft Mobile was then established. Microsoft has undertaken to sell smart phones, given a ten-year licensing agreement with Nokia. Lumia smartphones were introduced subsequently in the market to compete with Samsung's Galaxy lineup.
About formation of Microsoft Mobile
It was In 2011 that Nokia and Microsoft are to team up with the effect of Nokia adopting Windows phone as its primary platform on upcoming smart phones. The deal of using it as the default search engine on future Nokia devices was also agreed on.
The first Windows 7 based mobile phones were unveiled in the year 2011 with the flagship Lumia 800 model and Lumia 710, which is a mid-range device.
Microsoft Lumia improves their inventory
Microsoft Lumia is a series of smartphones run by Windows Phone operating system.
Originally named as Nokia Lumia, the brand was renamed as Microsoft Lumia after Microsoft Mobile purchased it in 2014. Despite this change, the products have not been altered as of yet and still follow the same lineup of products even after the shift of ownership. All devices are touch based smart phones, and they form the main figurehead in Windows Phone based smart phones.
Microsoft Lumia 535 was the very first device released on the the global scale which does not bear a Nokia branding behind its back cover. That was in November 2014, and eventually followed by an expansive release by early 2015.
Popular models of Microsoft Mobile smartphones
Microsoft Lumia 1520:
This smartphone features a 6 inch, full HD display that makes navigation and outdoor readability very easy. Packed with of 20 MP camera, users can capture great shots in every kind of lighting. Microsoft Lumia 1520 runs on 2.2 GHz 4-Core processor and has 32 GB of internal memory.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Dual SIM:
The display of this device comes with a 5.7 inch HD screen and is powered by an octa-core processor that is one of the most powerful in its class. Boasting with 20 megapixel camera with triple LED, and Carl Zeiss optics, the Lumia 950 XL reigns supreme in terms of image quality and flexibility.
This device performs out very well in every area including play apps and games as it comes with Microsoft Windows 10 OS.
Microsoft Lumia 930:
The Nokia Lumia 930 is a high-end, very sleek and compact Windows Phone. It comes with a 5 inch full HD display and 20 megapixel PureView camera with Optical Image Stabilisation and dual-LED flash.
It also has a 2.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, 2GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal storage along with a microSD card slot. In addition, this smartphone comes with Windows Phone 8.1 & Nokia Black update. For its connectivity options, it features 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, A-GPS, FM Radio & MicroUSB port. Microsoft Lumia 930 weighs around 160 grams and it is powered by a 2420 mAh Li-Ion battery
Microsoft's mobile division is engaged in the production of tablet computers, smart phones, various mobile software, and mobile phones. The popular Windows operating system for smart phones has been made as well to compete against Android OS.