Microsoft Lumia 950 Review

Microsoft Lumia 950 Review

Microsoft Lumia 950 is the first release of the new Lumia series. It’s an accurately designed Windows phone with strident hardware and revolutionary software improvements. It’s a classic device using windows 10 OS and renewed under Microsoft’s charge. The Lumia 950 has professional looks, strident hardware, High quality screen, and radical software. Microsoft Lumia 950 able to provide different windows features, such as Windows 10 Continuum, Windows 10 mobile, high end camera and USB type-C port etc. Windows OS provide a brand new system core for phones. Lumia 950 review will guide you about the specs details, cons and pros, new features in windows 10 etc.

Microsot-Lumia 950 Phone world

7 New Features in Lumia 950:

i) Windows 10 continuum:The phone act as computer or Television

With the Windows 10 Continuum feature, Lumia 950 can be hooked up to a monitor along with a mouse and keyboard, using the Microsoft Display Dock. Once connected, the phone’s user interface switches to an interface that looks like a Windows 10 desktop with Start menu and other elements.

Microsoft Lumia 950 continum

ii)Liquid Cooling

Liquid cooling is a technology to cool down the internals of a CPU including and especially the chip set.

iii)Windows 10 Mobile

Lumia 950 runs on latest OS windows 10.The new operating system also makes it possible for developers to quickly turn their Windows’ desktop applications into their mobile counterpart tapping universal app support. Apart from new and improved Cortana support that syncs across devices, it also brings several changes to apps like Camera, Photos, Messaging, People, One Drive, and Office Mobile. Also new is one-handed mode.

Microsoft Lumia 950 Cortana

iv)High End Camera

Camera sensors have been one of the strong suites of Lumia handsets, and the Lumia 950 and the Lumia 950 XL are continuing the custom. Both the handsets come with a 20-megapixel rear Pure View camera with triple-LED RGB flash modules and a wide-angle 5-megapixel shooter placed upfront. Initial word from the event is that both the handsets are able to take good pictures even in low-lighting condition, but we will reserve our final judgement until we get to play with them. The primary camera comes with optical image stabilisation capability and can record videos in up to 4K video resolution.

Microsoft Lumia 950 High end cam

v)USB Type Port-C

Lumia 950 is the first set that comes with USB type port-C .This feature offer fast charging.It can go from zero battery level to 50 in 30 minutes.

vi)Windows Hello

Lumia 950 suports Windows Hello,a biometric authentication capability that makes it possible for the device to verify users by looking at their faces without logging their credentials.

Microsoft Lumia 950 Hello windows

vii)QHD Display

Lumia 950 suport QHD display.

Some fast specifications of Microsoft Lumia 950

Weight 150 g
Memory 3 GB RAM, 32 GB ROM
Processor Hexa-core processor with 2(1.82GHz)Cortex-A57 and 4(1.44GHz)Cortex-A53GHz,Snapdragon 808
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8992
GPU Adreno 418 GPU
Connectivity 2G/3G/4G/HSPA+/HSUPA/HSDPA
Camera 20 MP LED Flash Rear Camera, 5 MP Front Camera
Display 5.2″ Quad HD AMOLED display of 564ppi, Clear Black technology, Glance Screen; Gorilla Glass 3
Battery 3000 mAh
Features Cat6 LTE (300/50Mbps), Dual SIM, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, USB Type-C port
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Design for Lumia 950 Review:

Lumia 950 is a slender, slim and sleek device with the shape that matches exactly with the shape of Lumia XL 950.Microsoft Lumia 950 has clean and long-lasting design in courtesy of stylish looks and sparkly features. It has a better grip in the hand and looks very beautiful. Lumia 950 is such a device that all of us will surly appreciates it. Lumia 950 is made of entirely long lasting matte plastic and its screen is protected with Gorilla Glass. Lumia 950 has also removable battery that is an advantage for everyone. Lumia 950 has 5.2” AMOLED QHD wide screen but very comfy for one handed operations. At first the earpiece and the 5MP selfie shooters on the front of the screen, after exploring reveals the almost invisible iris scanner next to the selfie snapper. A bunch of sensors are also hidden close to the earpiece, the second of four microphone is here too, while a special emitting red light is at the far right. This red light works the same way the speed cameras lights up and helps the iris sensor work no matter the conditions. Your iris will be recognized even in pitch dark room. There is nothing on left side while on the right side there are volume key, power key and camera shutter. On the top there are audio jack while the bottom has USB Type-C port. The back of the phone is not that clear but it has 20 MP cameras with ZEISS optics circled with a textured metallic piece. By uncovering the cover reveals the micro SD card slot SIM jackets and the removable battery.

Microsoft-Lumia 950 Sides Microsoft-Lumia 950 Sides

Display and GPU of Microsoft Lumia 950 Review:

Microsoft Lumia 950 has 5.2 inches AMOLED screen with QHD 2560 x 1440 pimels.Lumia 950 has superb 564 ppi.Lumia 950 is using GPU Andreno 418.

Memory within Lumia 950 Review:

Lumia 950 has 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of ROM that is a good memory for a windows phone and through the memory it contains huge data in it that makes it perfect windows phone. Lumia 950 also support memory card and its expandable memory is up to 200GB.

Processor for Lumia 950 Review:

Microsoft Lumia 950 is powered with Qualcomm MSM8992 Snapdragon-808 processor with 1.8 GHz Hexa-core speed of 64-bit type with 6 cores that is more than enough to handle 1080p screen. The chip-set used is MSM8992 of Qualcomm Technologies. The CPU is quite interesting with 2 x 1.82 GHz Cortex-A57 & 4x 1.44 GHz Cortex-A53 cores and coupled with the 3 GB of RAM it should be perfect for multi-tasking and Windows Continuum.

OS in Lumia 950 Review:

Lumia 950 is a windows phone and using windows 10 that has a lot of new features that makes your life easy.

Microsoft Lumia 950 Interface

Camera within Lumia 950 Review:

Microsoft Lumia 950 Camera

Microsoft Lumia 950 has 20 MP rear cam while 5MP front cam that is using ZEISS optics to capture your daily life images. Lumia 950 camera uses 1 / 2.4 “BSI sensor and a triple –LED RGB flash. The ZEISS lens has relatively wide lens f/1.9.Lumia 950 camera has a lot of features that give you availability to capture your daily life shots very easily. Rich capturing is one of the best feature in Lumia 950 in which phone capture the image in different exposures and merge them in a single image for great quality. If you use the Rich Capture at night with flash on/auto. The camera takes pictures with the flash, without the flash and with different flash settings. This is called Dynamic Flash and later you can tune the light. Live images is another option for your Lumia 950.Panorama and HDR is not available in the Lumia 950.

Microsoft Lumia 950-Rear camera

Microsoft Lumia 950 camera-Front

Battery Life of Lumia 950 Review:

Lumia 950 has Li-Ion 3000mAh battery that has capacity for 5.2” device. It has standby time upto 288h for 2G/3G. Lumia 950 battery has talk time of up to 23 hours in 2G while up to 18 hours in 3G. It has Music play time is up to 67 hours. Lumia 950 Endurance time of battery life is 48 hours.

Microsoft Lumia 950-battery


Lumia 950 Review shows that the device is a powerful device with 3GB of RAM and with a Hexacore processor which is clocked at 1.8 GHz speed that is high performance processor. The best image captured camera of 20MP that uses best quality lens for its rear camera that captures images with the object’s true colors. The front camera is also amazing with its 5MP strength. I think Lumia 950 should be the one’s best choice because it’s not only good in performance but also runs on latest OS that is windows 10.


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