Nokia Lumia 1520

Specifications
Nokia Lumia 1520
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  • 6.0" 1080x1920 pixels
  • 20MP 2160p
  • 2GB RAM Snapdragon 800
  • 3400mAh Li-Ion
Released 2013, November 209g, 8.7mm thickness Microsoft Windows Phone 8, up to Windows 10 16GB/32GB storage, microSDXC
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RM-937 - global version
RM-938 - US version
RM-939 - WCDMA HSPA+ version
RM-940 - AT&T version

Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - RM-937, RM-939, RM-940
  HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - RM-938
4G bands 1, 3, 7, 8, 20 - RM-937
  2, 4, 5, 7, 17 - RM-938, RM-940
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2013, October. Released 2013, November
Status Discontinued
Body
Dimensions 162.8 x 85.4 x 8.7 mm, 120.3 cc (6.41 x 3.36 x 0.34 in)
Weight 209 g (7.37 oz)
SIM Nano-SIM
Display
Type IPS LCD
Size 6.0 inches, 99.2 cm2 (~71.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~367 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 2
 ClearBlack display
Platform
OS Microsoft Windows Phone 8, upgradable to Windows 10
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 (28 nm)
CPU Quad-core 2.2 GHz Krait 400
GPU Adreno 330
Memory
Card slot microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Internal 16GB 2GB RAM, 32GB 2GB RAM
 eMMC 4.5
Main Camera
Single 20 MP, f/2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.5", 1.12┬Ám, AF, OIS
Features Zeiss optics, dual-LED flash, panorama
Video 4K@30fps (after WP8 Denim update), 1080p@30fps, stereo sound rec.
Selfie Camera
Single 1.2 MP, f/2.4
Video 720p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE/ aptX after WP8 Denim update
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes
Radio FM radio
USB microUSB 2.0
Features
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, sensor core
Battery
Type Li-Ion 3400 mAh, non-removable (BV-4BW)
Charging Qi wireless charging
Stand-by Up to 768 h (2G) / Up to 768 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 27 h 40 min (2G) / Up to 25 h (3G)
Music play Up to 124 h
Misc
Colors Yellow, white, black, red, green (AT&T)
SAR EU 0.64 W/kg (head)     0.20 W/kg (body)    
Price About 350 EUR
Tests
Display Contrast ratio: 1207:1 (nominal) / 1.813:1 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 73dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 74dB
Audio quality Noise -89.3dB / Crosstalk -89.4dB
Battery life Endurance rating 107h

User opinions and reviews

  • Anonymous

Look for a Microsoft 950XL to replace your 1520. It's on at&t's list of phones that will still work in 2022. They say they're doing away with 3g but they're doing a lot more they're only allowing 4g LTE with HD voice. So...

  • Lumia 1520 Lover

I got this phone when it first came out and have not found another anywhere close to replace it. It's camera is amazing it's speed is amazing. Now my provider is telling me I have to replace it with a 5G phone so they sent me a free Calpyso...

  • Anonymous

I bought a Nokia 950XL and within 2 weeks it shit itself for reason. It will not power up or charge.

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