Lumia 930- Finnish beauty, with a powerful soul

At the heart of Nokia’s recently released smartphone Lumia 930 lays the Microsoft 8.1 mobile operating system which will be released on June 2014. The Finnish phone maker has built this flagship product to compete against Samsung Galaxy S5 and Sony Xperia Z2 therefore the phone is not only heavier and larger than its competitors but also has top end software features. Inside the slim body with 5 inch AMOLED display lays the powerful Snapdragon 800 SoC processor with 2.2 GHz. At its heart lies the Snapdragon S4 Plus dual core CPU assisted by Adreno 330 graphics chip of power to play games and run videos with equal speed. An additional feature which increases storage and processing power is 2 GB RAM along with 32 GB of additional storage for specific mobile operators. The Nokia Lumia 930 is expected to be sold in India within price range of 40000- 42000 depending on accessories bought with it.
Lumia 930- Finnish beauty, with a powerful soulLumia 930- Finnish beauty, with a powerful soul

Technology behind Nokia Lumia 930:

Nokia has decades of experience making cellphones more than existing makers in the world’s and is even the first firm to use Microsoft Windows 8.1 refreshed operating system. Targeted as a next in line successor to Nokia Lumia 9x line of devices the last of which was Lumia 925 the new Lumia 930 has additional features and is based on improved 8.1 OS of windows.

Hardware Details: 

This attractive looking phone made of single aluminum sheet to avoid sharp edges and has a polycarbonate sheet at its bottom. The phone is powered by quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chip with 2.2 GHz processor and 2 GB RAM. The Nokia 930 has a 20 mp “PureView” Zeiss Lens camera with ability to click crystal clear photos with high resolution sensors to take pictures in poor light too. New model has been improved with a 5 inch long full HD display screen with two cameras and has aluminum cover making it more sturdy and easy to handle. Powered by a 2420mAh battery and wireless charging facility the phone can be used for long hours without plugging it for power.
The Nokia Case CP 637 if bought with this phone it provides perfect protection against dirt through its microfiber lining. Its OLED touchscreen is protected by highly sensitive Gorilla Glass with scratch resistant coating and weighs only 167 gms. It has 2GB of RAM which can be enhanced with microSD card of 128 GB or more.

Design Features:

The attractive looking Nokia Lumia 930 phone’s body is made of aluminum metal which increases its durability over phones with hard plastic or glass body. Its 5 inch display screen has Full HD resolution with Nokia’s patented “Clearblack” display technology offering 180 degree viewing angle. Its rearside polycarbonate cover is available in colors of orange, green, black and white to suit people of all age groups. Its power button is located on the side with headphone slot on upper side with slots for inserting charger and MicroSIM also on left side.
Lumia 930- Finnish beauty, with a powerful soul

Software and Features:

The Nokia Lumia 930 has windows based applications and also supports android features therefore one has access to One Drive, MS Office, Camera, Radio, Google Maps etc on same interface. High megapixel zoom and sharpness inducing algorithms make image editing an easy exercise while its Living Image feature turns static photographs into vibrant pictures. Internal storage is also managed with Bluetooth 4.0 32 GB internal storage system. Its image applications consists of camera, Nokia storyteller, creative studio and refocus which can used to mix your still photographs and videos to make a perfect home video and retain memories.
Its sound system is sharp and clear due to perfectly positioned multi directional microphones which are digitally combined into twin output directional microphones. This form of stereo recording system captures clear sound for video recordings by capturing only sounds in front of the camera and blurring ambient sounds in the background.  This rich sound system is enabled by 5.1 Dolby Digital Plus audio recording software and Nokia Lumia 930 is the first phone to use this software. This helps enhance video with surround sound effect taking video capturing to a whole new level as it can be played back in 5.1 Dolby Digital Plus format.
Lumia 930- Finnish beauty, with a powerful soul
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Applications of Nokia Lumia 930:

Being an Windows OS phone internet browsing on this is provided by Internet Explorer 11 which has a switch system to let users move keep home screen at width of 2 or 3 icons during browsing. Its camera application has filters to improve your image’s resolution and clarity before loading them on preferred social networking websites. It has built-in icons for accessing social networking sites like Facebook, MySpace, Flickr, Picasa/Google+ and Twitter.
The best part about this phone will be its ability to use applications installed on SD card like VZ Navigation applications with grid and roaming territory maps. The Lumia Icon on this phone helps access proprietary software like MixRadio which enables music delivery through applications like Songza and Pandora.
Every phone and its manufacturer has its own set of fans and critics and so does Nokia and its Lumia series of phones which has both low end phones and high end smartphones. Being a venerable firm which till recently was recognized for making sturdy phones with lots of interesting features it lost recognition and market when people started demanding smartphones with android and internet surfing features. It lost market share as it was not able to keep up with technology and now with mounting losses and sellout even die hard fans of the manufacturer have lost confidence in its products. However in partnership with Microsoft the firm has brought in several interesting smart phones which are slowly helping it regain its lost status and reputation. Even while making expensive smartphones the maker knows that it is the low end durable phones with basic features are what its customers’ desire therefore makes them too and tries to add latest features to make them viable. Whether this strategy of Nokia will help it through to manage competition and stay in the competitive cell phone market remains to be seen.

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