Microsoft Lumia 940 To Feature 5.2” Screen With Microsoft Lumia 940 XL To Sport 5.7” Screen- Indicates Rumors

Microsoft Lumia 940 To Feature 5.2” Screen With Microsoft Lumia 940 XL To Sport 5.7” Screen- Indicates Rumors

With the news of Microsoft planning to launch high-end Lumia smartphone, rumors are splurging the web every now and then, offering more clues on the expected features of the phones. While Lumia 940is reported to feature a 5.2-inches display, the larger variant Lumia 940 XL is expected to have a 5.7-inch display, says Winfuture, a German site, which claims to have obtained the report from close sources of Microsoft. Reports also state that both the phones will feature Quad HD resolution (2560×1440 pixels) even though there is a difference in the screen size.   According to the reports, both models of Lumia will feature 20MP rear camera suported by Pure View technology along with a 5MP front camera. To make the smartphones a worthy possession, they are reported to offer 3GB RAM, 32GB storage, polycarbonate back cover and aluminum framing. Both the phones are speculated to have Microsoft USB Type-C [+more]

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Lumia 840 Leaked Photos Hint At 5.7-Inch Screen-Size: Expected To Be A High-End Model

Microsoft Lumia 940 To Feature 5.2” Screen With Microsoft Lumia 940 XL To Sport 5.7” Screen- Indicates Rumors

The upcoming smartphone from Microsoft, Lumia 840 has set a buzz  after an export-import site hinted about its expected features. According to the reports, both single-SIM as well as dual-SIM model of Lumia 840 has been spotted on the website Zauba with the name RM-1085. The reports on NDTV Gadgets also indicate that the models are currently in their testing phase in India and is priced around Rs. 38,346, exclusive the duty or tax. While the price hints the upcoming smartphone to be a high-end model of the company, it will run on Windows 8.1 platform and would feature a screen-size of 5.7-inches. Yet, some anticipates the phone to run on the all new Windows 10. While the fresh reports of the phone featuring on the listing site has created waves, the earlier rumors regarding two upcoming smartphones of high-end also created quite an excitement. Codenamed as “Cityman” and “Talkman”the [+more]

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Is Extinction Of PC Near? Windows 10 Smartphone May Diminish The Need For Personal Computer

Windows 10 Phones Set To Revolutionize The Smartphone Market

Microsoft is making great moves in the smartphone market these days. The market, which is already taken over by the iPhones and Android phones is gradually making a shift toward the Windows phone for its attractive features at a budget-friendly price. While Microsoft has tried to impress the users by introducing Windows 8 for phones, it has failed to merge phones functionalities or apps with computers  and people still have to use computers for their jobs. Yet, the reports at TechRadar hints the company is all set to launch Windows 10 for smartphones and redefine the perception about the device.  Reports indicating the bright future of the Microsoft smartphones states the phone can be transormed to a PC by just plugging in an HDMI connection, mouse and keyboard. However, none of the current models of Microsoft phones can support the new operating system as it requires some changes in the [+more]

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Microsoft Set To Launch Flow—A Unique Business-Chat App That Merges With Your Emails

Microsoft Set To Launch Flow

Microsoft is working on an application, precisely a micro-email app, Flow that will allow you to interact with important contacts from your email list over a chat like interface, according to a report in Microsoft Confidential. The piece of news was first leaked on Twitter via a user @h0x0d. Flow will be available as part of Outlook email that already is a popular Microsoft product. From what we gather, the app is in its nascent stages and therefore, the chat features are very basic. The same can be said for the interface as well. The app runs on Exchange, a platform that enables pings onto your inbox. “Flow by Outlook” as seen on the official page header is set to also be up and available on the iPhones for Apple. Just having an email address of a contact you frequently communicate with is enough to use Flow effectively. With the latest [+more]

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Lumia 920 and 1020 Camera Quality Might Became Unsurpassable With Hyperlapse App

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No doubt, Microsoft has turned around the future of Lumia, And to add to it, Hyperlapse, an app been released by Microsoft Research. Having been in the factory for long, we almost forgot the clever app that can analyze or take in videos recorded via smartphones with a snapper. Smartphones are no longer about suites, apps or games. The shutter has come to occupy a place of importance ever since we went gaga over the likes of Lumia 920 and then the Lumia 1020. The Lumia line-up alone has probably heralded an era where great smartphones click great snaps too.  Once you feed a recording into the app, the processing begins and any bump (read shaky recording) is dumped away immediately. And you thought that iImage stabilization feature was the only way out to not have shaky videos? Microsoft has nurtured a gem of an idea with Hyperlapse and has beaten [+more]

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Windows 10 Update: Microsoft Hints At Revamped Start Menu And Live Tiles For Upcoming

Windows 10 Phones Set To Revolutionize The Smartphone Market

Microsoft is laying its pitch for the Windows 10 launch perfectly before the release day in June. The latest OS preview, Build 10122 for PC has been officially released via Windows Insiders. Microsoft will revamp the OS so as to bring on alterations to the ‘Start’ menu and the Continuum. There are major changes set to occur on the Microsoft Edge browser and the settings for default apps as well. For all we know, expect more responsiveness from the start tabs. In case you own a tablet and use Windows 10 in Continuum mode, you could access the already famous Live Tiles after shriveling the left panel down. It seems that Microsoft is keen on polishing up and improving existing features for its latest Windows version instead of trying to add in an all new flavor. The previous technical Preview reveals a number of fixes and non-cluttered interface but the latest preview gives an [+more]

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Windows 10 Preview On Display At Insider Website, Microsoft Vying For Summer Launch And Set To Offer Jaw Dropping Features

Windows 10 Preview On Display At Insider Website

Microsoft is playing all its cards just right—first with the much-awaited Windows 10 release and then, a planned follow up release for Lumia 940 and Lumia 940 XL. One bit of news that has got fans salivating is that the OS version will be made available for free for the initial year for existing Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 8 users. However, for those, keen enough to get up close with probable Windows 10 renders, sign on to become and Insider member to check the stage-by-stage development of Windows 10 Technical Preview. All you need to do is access the official website for Windows 10 preview or even check out Download.com and use your MS account to log in. Once you accept all terms, get set to tour along the preview download process. While Windows 10 might be the last OS variant in this line, the maker is in [+more]

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Microsoft Lumia 540 Release Date: To Hit Shelves On May 18

Microsoft Lumia 540 To Hit Shelves On May 18

It seems Microsoft is aiming to get a strong hold in the Indian market by launching budget friendly smartphones in a quick succession. According to Tech Radar reports, Lumia 540, which is priced at Rs.10,199 is scheduled to be on shelves from May 18 onward and will boast some of the high-end features. The upcoming handset which has been enameled using poly-carbonate plastic finishing clearly resembles the look of the previous Lumia smartphones.  Operating on Windows Phone 8.1, Lumia 540 features  wide screen of 5-inches with a resolution of 1280x720p. To make it a worthy buy for the modern users, it has been powered with quadcore Snapdragon 200 chipset, which is perfectly supported by the 1GB RAM. Not just that, to offer improved user experience, the phone comes with 8GB storage, which can be expanded to 128GB using a microSD card. To treasure special moments of the user, it features [+more]

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Lumia 940 XL Could Be Microsoft Trump Card With PureView 24 MP Camera And Sharp Specs

Lumia 940 XL Could Be Microsoft Trump Card

Lumia 940 is set to get bigger and perhaps better when it turns XL. The upcoming Lumia 940 XL from Microsoft is already turning heads thanks to renders that reveals a gigantic screen size at 5.7 inches, expect the variant around the second half this summer and better still be prepared to handle Windows 10 on the same. Microsoft could announce the Windows 10 release anything next month in June. Going by the fact that we saw the Lumia releasing around July in 2014, the Lumia 940 XL is inevitably bound to hit the mart soon this year.  The latest specification renders for the flagship 940 XL is based on reports from PhoneArena.  With a 2.7 GHz Snapdragon 805 processor you can carry  both work and pleasure on your Lumia In-built apps. Microsoft Office 365 and other suite apps could add further sheen onto this feature. Game lovers could have a [+more]

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Why Microsoft Surface 3 should land at Indian shores

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Microsoft is quite clear on its decision of not introducing Surface devices in India, instead the company has taken assistance from local companies like Notion Ink and Micromax to produce 2-in-1 ‘Surface’ like affordable devices. These similar yet low-quality devices have been introduced in India, but conscious tablet consumers in the country want Microsoft to think again about its decision. Here are top 3 reasons why Indian consumers need ‘Surface 3 tablet’: Surface device is much more reliable than other available devices – There is a huge quality difference between the real Surface 3 tablet and the similar devices. Surface 3 has effective i5 or i3 CPU, which is not at all reminiscent to the Intel’s Atom of less power. Moreover, the storage sustenance in Surface device is higher than the other available devices, selling at 15-20K in Indian market. Windows is a competent option to iOS and Android – For [+more]

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