Nokia Lumia 920 Review

4.0
May 21, 2013 | Mark Goldstein |

Specifications

  • Overview
    • Main camera sensor: 8.7 MP PureView
    • Display size: 4.5''
    • Processor name: Qualcomm Snapdragon™ S4
    • Maximum 3G talk time: 10.8h
    • Maximum 3G standby time: 460h
    • Music playback time: 74h
  • Design
    • Dimensions
      • Height: 130.3mm
      • Width: 70.8mm
      • Thickness2: 10.7mm
      • Weight: 185
      • Volume: 99cm³
    • Display and User Interface
      • Display size: 4.5''
      • Display resolution: WXGA (1280 x 768)
      • Display features: PureMotion HD+, ClearBlack, Polarization filter, Brightness control, Corning Gorilla Glass, Orientation sensor, Low power mode, High brightness mode, RGB Stripe, Sunlight readability enhancements, Color boosting, Refresh rate 60 Hz, Ambient light sensor, Sculpted glass, Easy to clean, Content adaptive backlight
      • Display colors: TrueColor (24-bit/16M)
      • Aspect ratio: 15:9
      • Pixel density: 332ppi
      • Display technology: IPS
      • Display height: 97mm
      • Display width: 58mm
      • Touch screen technology: Super-sensitive touch
      • Sensors: Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor, Magnetometer
    • Keys and Input Methods
      • User Input: Touch
      • Operating keys: Volume keys, Camera key, Power/Lock key
    • Form factor
      • Form factor: Monoblock touch
  • Hardware
    • Connectivity
      • Dual SIM: No
      • Charging connectors: Micro-USB
      • AV connectors: 3.5 mm audio connector
      • System connectors: Micro-USB-B
      • USB: USB 2.0
      • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 3.0
      • Bluetooth profiles: Object Push profile (OPP) 1.1, Hands-free profile (HFP) 1.5, Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) 1.2, Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) 1.4, Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP) 1.1
      • Wi-Fi: WLAN IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n
      • Wi-Fi security modes: WPA2 (AES/TKIP), WPA, WPA-Personal, WEP, WPA2-Personal, WPA-Enterprise, WPA2-Enterprise, PEAP-MSCHAPv2, EAP-SIM, EAP-AKA
      • NFC: Secure NFC for payment, Sharing, Pairing, Tagging
      • Other wireless connectivity: Wi-Fi Channel bonding
    • Data Network
      • GSM network: 1800 MHz, 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1900 MHz
      • GSM max data speed DL: EGPRS 236.8 kbps
      • GSM max data speed UL: EGPRS 236.8 kbps
      • LTE network bands: 1, 3, 7, 8, 20
      • LTE max data speed DL: 100 Mbps
      • LTE max data speed UL: 50 Mbps
      • WCDMA network: 900 MHz, 2100 MHz, 1900 MHz, 850 MHz
      • WCDMA max data speed DL: HSDPA - 42.2 Mbps
      • WCDMA max data speed UL: HSUPA - 5.76 Mbps
    • Operating Frequency
      • Frequency bands: GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800, GSM 1900, WCDMA Band V (850), WCDMA Band VIII (900), WCDMA Band II (1900), WCDMA Band I (2100), LTE 800, LTE 900, LTE 1800, LTE 2100, LTE 2600
    • Power Management3
      • Battery model: BP-4GW
      • Battery capacity: 2000mAh
      • Battery voltage: 3.7V
      • Removable battery: No
      • Maximum 2G standby time: 460h
      • Maximum 2G talk time: 18.6h
      • Maximum 3G standby time: 460h
      • Maximum 3G talk time: 10.8h
      • Music playback time: 74h
      • Maximum Wi-Fi network browsing time: 9h
      • Wireless charging: Yes
    • Processor
      • Processor name: Qualcomm Snapdragon™ S4
      • Processor type: Dual-core 1.5 GHz
    • Memory
      • User data storage: In device, SkyDrive cloud storage
      • RAM: 1 GB
      • Mass memory: 32 GB
      • Free cloud storage: 7GB
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon™ S4 Processor
    • Performance
      • Do more. Wait less: Tap into faster performance. The Qualcomm Snapdragon™ processor CPU cores enable extra performance when you need it and puts you in charge of running the most demanding applications, including gaming, photography, as well as business and personal productivity.
    • Power consumption
      • Less charging. More doing: The Qualcomm Snapdragon™ processor unique asynchronous technology enables each core to power up and power down independently, resulting in maximizing core performance level without wasting battery power.
    • Technology
      • Beyond mobile. And beyond all expectations: Qualcomm Snapdragon™ S4 processor is a highly integrated, mobile-optimized system on a chip that delivers dynamic, immersive experiences and powerful, battery-friendly performance that can put new possibilities in your hands.
  • Software and applications
    • Productivity features
      • Personal information management features: Calculator, Clock, Calendar, Phonebook, Alarm clock, Social networks in Phonebook, OneNote, Wallet, Family Room, Kid's Corner
      • Business apps: Adobe acrobat reader free download, Lync (Corporate IM) free download, SkyDrive storage for documents and notes, Company Hub for enterprise applications, Office apps: Excel, Word, Powerpoint, OneNote
      • Document formats supported: Excel, PDF, Word, OneNote, Powerpoint
      • Sync type: Exchange ActiveSync, Windows companion app, Mac companion app
      • Sync content: Calendar, Video, Pictures, Music, Contacts
    • Other Applications
      • Game features: DirectX 11, Touch UI, XBox-Live Hub
      • Graphics format: JPEG
    • Software platform & User Interface
      • SW Platform: Windows Phone
      • Software release: Windows Phone 8
  • Communications
    • Email and Messaging4
      • Email clients: Hotmail, Yahoo! Mail, Outlook Mobile, Gmail, Office 365, Nokia Mail, Windows Live / Hotmail / Outlook.com, MS Exchange Active Sync
      • Email protocols: SMTP, IMAP4, POP3
      • Email features: Viewing and editing of email attachments, Always up to date, Multiple simultaneous email accounts, Text-to-speech message reader, Email attachments, Conversational view on email, Linking multiple inboxes to one, Inbox filtering, HTML viewer
      • Supported instant messaging services: Google Talk, Twitter, LinkedIn, Windows Live Messenger, WhatsApp, Yahoo! Messenger, Skype IM, Facebook
      • Messaging features: Integrated text messaging and chat, Instant messaging, Concatenated SMS for long messages, Multiple SMS deletion, List of recently used numbers, Audio messaging, Text-to-speech message reader, Text messaging, Number screening for messaging, Unified MMS/SMS editor, Automatic resizing of images for MMS, Distribution lists for messaging, Multimedia messaging, Conversational chat style SMS, Unified inbox for SMS and MMS
    • Call management
      • Call management features: Voice commands, Call waiting, Voice mail, Integrated hands-free speakers, Call forwarding, Call logs: dialled, received and missed, HD audio, Call history, Voice dial, Conference call, Skype voice call
      • Video call features: Skype video call
      • Supported amount of phonebooks: one integrated Phonebook
      • Supports amount of contacts: Unlimited
      • Ringtones: Downloadable ringtones, MP3 ringtones
      • Noise cancellation: Multimicrophone uplink noise cancellation
      • Speech codecs: AMR-WB, GSM FR, AMR-NB, GSM HR, EFR, GSM EFR
  • Device security
    • Security
      • Enterprise security features: Remote security policy enforcement
      • General Security features: Remote device locking via Internet, Secure NFC, Track and Protect via internet, Firmware update, Remote wipe of user data via Internet, Device lock, Device passcode, PIN code, Firmware and OS integrity check, Secure device start-up, Application sandboxing and integrity check
      • Advance security features: Lost device tracking, Browser integrated anti-phishing
      • Data encryption: User data encryption for device
  • Sharing and Internet
    • Browsing and Internet
      • Internet browser capabilities: Internet Explorer 10
      • Social apps: Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter
      • Photo sharing: Share over Bluetooth, Facebook, Flickr, Send as email attachment, SkyDrive
      • Video sharing: Video sharing with NFC, YouTube, Flickr, Picasa, Video sharing to social network and internet, Facebook, SkyDrive
      • Location sharing: WP location sharing, Foursquare
      • Wi-Fi hotspot: Up to 8 Wi-Fi-enabled devices
  • Navigation
    • GPS and navigation5
      • Location and navigation apps: HERE Maps, HERE Transit, HERE City Lens, HERE Drive+
      • Navigation features: Pin places to Start screen, Public transportation routing guidance, Reveal the surrounding places, Reviews, info and photos for places, Routing options, Save favourite destinations, Call, share and get directions to places, Free maps, Save and sync favs with maps.nokia.com, Find upcoming departure times, See places through the camera viewfinder, Live traffic information, Free voice guided turn-by-turn walk navigation, Automatic day/night view switching, Venue maps - shopping and transport centers, Free voice guided turn-by-turn drive navigation, Offline maps, Online and offline favourites, Speed limit warnings
      • Location technologies: Magnetometer, A-GPS, Glonass, Cellular and Wi-Fi network positioning
  • Photography
    • Main camera
      • Main camera sensor: 8.7 MP PureView
      • Main camera focus type: Auto focus with two-stage capture key
      • Camera digital zoom: 4x
      • Carl Zeiss Tessar lens: Yes
      • Sensor size: 1/3.2"
      • Main camera f-number/aperture: f/2.0
      • Camera focal length: 26mm
      • Camera minimum focus range: 8cm
      • Camera image formats: JPEG/Exif
      • Flash type: Short pulse high power dual LED
      • Flash operating range: 3.0m
      • Flash modes: Off, Automatic, On
    • Main camera features
      • Main camera - other features: Touch focus, Landscape orientation, Exposure compensation, Auto and manual exposure, Auto and manual white balance, Still image editor, Face recognition, Full screen viewfinder, Automatic motion blur reduction, Center weighted auto exposure, Geotagging, Optical image stabilization, True 16:9 sensor, PureView, Backside-illuminated image sensor, Automatic photo upload to web services, Full resolution photo and video upload, Creative Studio
      • Digital camera add-ons: Cinemagraph lens, Smart Shoot lens, Panorama lens, Bing vision
    • Image capturing
      • Capture modes: Panorama, Video, Still
      • Scene modes: Automatic, Night Portrait, Sports, Night, Close-up, Backlight
      • White balance modes: Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Daylight, Automatic
      • Light sensitivity: ISO 100, ISO 800, Automatic, ISO 200, ISO 400
      • Photos viewed by: Camera Roll, Timeline, Photo editor, Favorites, Album, Photos from social networks
    • Secondary camera
      • Secondary camera resolution: 1280 x 960pixels
      • Secondary camera f-number/aperture: f/2.4
      • Secondary camera - other features: Video recording, Still image capture, Video call
  • Music and Audio
    • Music
      • Music apps: Nokia Music, Mix Radio
      • DRM support: PlayReady
      • Audio features: Music recommender in Music player, Album graphics display in Music player, Playlists in Music player, Selection criterion in Music player, Audio Streaming, Dolby Headphone, Music Player, Cloud music offline playback, Media Player, Graphical equalizer, Podcasts, Cloud music playback
    • Music format
      • Codecs: MP3, QCELP, AMR-WB, AMR-NB, WMA 10 Pro, WMA 9, G.711, AAC LC, AAC+/HEAAC, eAAC+/HEAACv2
      • Audio playback file formats: ASF, MP4, AAC, AMR, MP3, M4A, WMA, 3GP, 3G2
    • Voice and audio recording
      • Audio recording file formats: AMR
      • Audio recording codecs: AMR-NB, AAC LC
      • Audio recording features: Mono with high dynamics
  • Video
    • Main video camera
      • Camera video resolution: 1080p (Full HD, 1920 x 1080)
      • Camera video frame rate: 30fps
      • Camera video zoom: 4x
      • Video playback frame rate: 30fps
      • Video playback codecs: VC-1, Windows video, H.264/AVC, H.263, MPEG-4
      • Video playback file formats: MP4, WMV, AVI, 3GP, 3G2, M4V, MOV
      • Video recording formats: MP4/H.264, MP4/MPEG-4
      • Video white balance modes: Cloudy, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Automatic, Daylight
    • Main video camera features
      • Video streaming: YouTube browsing and video streaming, Progressive video download, Streaming from video services and internet
      • Video recording features: Video light, Video zoom, Optical image stabilization, Continuous autofocus
    • Secondary video camera
      • Secondary video camera resolution: 720p (HD, 1280 x 720)
      • Secondary camera video recording format: MP4/H.264
  • Environment
    • Environmental features
      • Materials: Free of PVC, Contains recycled metals, Free of nickel on the product surface, Free of BFR, rFR as in Nokia Substance List
      • Energy efficiency: Automatic screen brightness adjustment, Battery saver feature
      • Eco content and services: Available at Store, HERE Drive: route optimization, HERE Maps: pedestrian navigation
      • Recycling: 100% recoverable as materials and energy
      • User guide: Small printed guide, full on nokia.com, In-device user guide
      • Packaging: Made of renewable materials, Containing up to 60% recycled materials, Minimized package, Packaging is 100 % recyclable, Virgin wood fibres up to 100% certified
  • Accessibility
    • Accessibility features
      • Hearing: Vibrating alerts, TTY support
  • What’s in the box
    • Box
      • Sales Package: Nokia Lumia 920, Nokia Fast USB Charger AC-16, Nokia Charging and Data Cable CA-190CD, Nokia Headset WH-208, Quick guide, SIM Door Key
  • 1The availability of particular products, services and features may vary by region. Please check with your local Nokia dealer for further details. The specifications are subject to change without notice.

  • 2Volume thickness

  • 3Operation times may vary depending on radio access technology used, operator network configuration and usage.

  • 4Some services may be available only via downloading or dependent on the market. Only devices that offer compatible multimedia message or email features can receive and display multimedia messages. Content appearance may vary. Some images and ring tones can not be forwarded.

  • 5Downloading of maps over-the-air may involve transferring large amounts of data. Your service provider may charge for the data transmission.

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