The Nokia Lumia 940 XL is expected to release in this October, 2015. It will be released as a high-end device from the company. It will be released as a bigger version of Lumia 940, with a better screen and better processor. Both the phones are rumored to utilize USB Type-C port for faster charging and high data transfer speeds.
Design & Display
The Nokia Lumia 940 XL is likely to follow the usual Design language of the Lumia series. It will be made out of Polycarbonate. The phone will support a larger screen than the Nokia Lumia 940. The screen is rumored to be protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4.
The screen size of the device will likely to be 5.7 Inches, with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixel, making it Quad-HD screen, with a pixel per inch density of 515. The device is expected to deliver bright colors, with a sharp screen due to its resolution and ppi. In addition, the viewing angles should be sufficient enough to use under direct sunlight.
Software and Hardware
The Nokia Lumia 940 XL will run on the Windows Operating System. With the device’s hardware paired up along with the optimized Windows 10 OS, users can expect a lag free and premium experience.
The phone will be running on the Windows 10, with some expected tweaks and optimizations. The phone will likely be powered by the Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810 chipset along with Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2 GHz Cortex-A57 processors. The Adreno 430 is rumored to power the graphics of the device.
The device comes will come with sufficient amount of storage for installing applications. The phone is unlikely to support any kind of external MicroSD card for storing more media such as audio, video etc. The cellphone will also be packed with a high sized RAM, which can help people multi-task without experiencing any shutters or lag.
The unlocked cellphone will come with 32 GB of internal storage for installing apps. 3 GB of RAM will also be provided for running the apps, and multi-task between them.
Just like the Nokia Lumia 940, the Nokia Lumia 940 XL is expected to come with a 20 Megapixel PureView rear-facing camera. The camera is supposed to capture high resolution photos of 4992 х 3744 pixels. It is expected that the phone will be able to take high quality photos, with bright and vivid colors. Minor details may also be greatly reproduced by the phone’s camera.
There are several other features packed in for the camera such optical image stabilization, autofocus, dual-LED flash, panorama, PureView technology etc. Moreover, the phone will be able to record 2160p at 30 fps and 1080p at 30 fps. The phone will also be featuring a 5 Megapixel front-facing camera. The camera is also rumored to click high quality shots, and it will be able to record videos as well.
The device will come packed with a 3300 mAh capacity battery to make it last longer. The battery is expected to last for at least a day with moderate usage. However, to know the exact standy time, people have to wait for the actual release of the device.