Nokia launches Lumia 920 in SA

2012-11-16 13:05
Lumia 920 (File)

Lumia 920 (File)

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Cape Town - Nokia officially launched the Lumia 920 in South Africa on Friday.

The smartphone runs the Windows 8 operating system and supports higher speed Long Term Evolution (LTE) networks.

One of the selling points of the Lumia 920 is its PureView camera which captures high quality images and wireless charging of the smartphone.

The Lumia is powered by a 1.5GHz dual core processor and the 11.5cm display is protected by Gorilla Glass.

Internal storage for the Lumia 920 is 32GB, and there is no micro-SD card slot to expand the memory.

The Windows 8 operating system provides user with internet cloud storage so that content can be accessed on phones, tablets and computers where a user has logged in with their Windows Live account.

Nokia will also launch the Lumia 820 in SA. This device features a similar 8 megapixel camera lens to the 920, but less onboard storage at 8GB.

The Lumia 820 though, has a memory card slot.

Pricing for the devices is unclear, but in the Lumia 920 will be available on a Vodacom contract at R459 per month.

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