Nokia is banking on photography enthusiasts with the 9 PureView. It has five 12MP cameras at the back – two RGB, three monochrome – that can all take photos at once. This should result in images with incredible HDR and adjustable focus. Drops 03/2019 for $699.
For a recent promo clip for Nokia and Microsoft, filmmaker Paul Trillo built a custom 50-camera rig that used 50 Lumia 1020 smartphones to capture life in New York city from a unique perspective. See how they did it here.
Verizon’s upcoming flagship Windows phone, the Nokia Lumia Icon has a 5″ 1080p AMOLED screen, a 20mp rear camera with dual LED flash, a quad-core 2.2GHz CPU, 2GB RAM and 32GB storage. Drops 02/20 for $200 on contract.
Nokia enters the growing phablet market with the Lumia 1520, a Windows Phone with a 6″ 1080p display. It also has a 2.2Ghz quad-core Snapdragon 800 CPU, 2GB RAM, microSD slot, NFC, LTE and a 20mp rear camera.
The Lumia 2520 is a Windows 8.1 RT tablet. It has a 10.1″ 1080p display, a 2.2GHz quad-core CPU, 4G LTE, microSD, microHDMI and USB 3.0 ports, a 6.7mp camera and an 8,000mAh battery that charges to 80% in just one hour.
Filmmaker Paul Trillo used a Nokia 1020 – which has a 41mp camera – to take images of 41 New York City blocks, then stitched them together to create an unconventional time-lapse video with an infinite zoom effect. Making of here.
An enticing midrange phone, the Lumia 625 is a Windows Phone 8 device with a 4.7″ screen, 4G connectivity, 5mp camera and LED flash. It also comes with unlimited ad-free streaming on Nokia Music. Available Q3 2013 for about $290.
The Lumia 1020 has a 41-megapixel camera sensor and a Xenon flash. Its version of Windows Phone 8 comes with a special camera app that lets you adjust focus, shutter speed, white balance and more. Demo here.