Microsoft Lumia 940 and Lumia 940 XL, which are now being tipped to be named Lumia 950 and 950 XL, could launch at the IFA scheduled in September. Further, they would be available in stores by October or November. Although there is no official confirmation about these phones from the manufacturer, rumors suggest they are on the way.
Reports published by Windows Central suggest that these phones will come with an iris scanner for facial recognition and they are expected to include Surface Pen technology.
Also on the cards, is the introduction of covers for these smartphones. The cover would have a circular cut-out so that users can check notifications easily. Apart from this, reports also confirm earlier predictions regarding the 5.2-inch QHD display and 64-bit hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 Soc processor.
Meant for premium smartphone users, the Microsoft Lumia 950 XL is also expected to come with a 20MP PureView rear camera along with a 5MP wide-angle camera in the front. With an in-built storage of 32GB, the device would be worth noticing.
To know confirmed specifications of the phone, Microsoft fans will have to wait for official confirmation from the company or for its launch.