The mobile is a device that has made the communication easy for people. The companies that are involved in the production of mobiles keep on adding new features to the latest mobiles. The smartphone has made it more comfortable for the users to communicate with the help of various applications and messengers. There are lots of brands that offer latest devices in the smartphone market. One of these brands is the Microsoft Corporation.
Microsoft Mobiles is a multinational firm, which deals with designing, developing and manufacturing of smartphone, tablets, accessories and related services. Microsoft Mobiles is a fully owned subsidiary of the Microsoft, which has headquarters at Espoo in Finland. The company was established when the Nokia’s services and devices were acquired by Microsoft in 2014. Microsoft had the authority to sell the device with brand name Nokia. Later on, it was declared that Lumia phones would be sold under the brand name Microsoft.
The rebranding of the Microsoft phone started in 2014. In October 2014, the first device was launched with name Microsoft Lumia 535. In 2015, the company launched many of its competitive devices like Lumia 430, Lumia 532, 640, 640-XL and 540 dual SIM. Since then, the Microsoft Mobiles never saw back.
This time across the company is set to introduce its brand new phone Microsoft surface phone. The Microsoft surface phone is going to hit the market in December 2017. There is a buzz in the market about the phone and people are eagerly waiting for the device to hit the market.
When only a few daysare left in the launch of the new phone, let’s have some information about the specifications and features of the same:
Display and screen
Microsoft Surface flaunts a 5.5-inch screen with IPS LCD and capacitive touchscreen which response well to Multi-touch. It offers a screen resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels with 534 PPI. The device is provided with the standard screen size that can help the user to enjoy the device to the fullest.
The device will operate on latest Windows Phone v10. Microsoft surface is equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 chipset along with Octa-core 2.45GHz, Quad core, Kryo 280 + 1.9 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 280 processor. The device is packed with a 4GB RAM which enables smooth functioning of the phone without getting hanged while operating multiple applications. This phone is offered with the best of the class software so that the user can enjoy the operation of the same at the best.
Having a brilliant camera is a must for Smartphones these days’. A Smartphone with amazing camera eliminates the need for a digicam. The Microsoft surface stands true to the expectations. The device comes with a 16MP of the back camera with autofocus and LED flash. It offers an image resolution of 4616 x 3464 pixels.
Among the other camera settings and shooting modes, one can find exposure compensation, continuous shooting, ISO control and High dynamic range. Face detection, digital zoom, auto flash, and touch to focus are other added features of the camera. Microsoft surface allows video recording at 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps.
The device packs an equally efficient front camera with 8 MP. With the help of this device it is easy to get classic pictures, and best video clips as the device is equipped with the best of the camera features which can help one get stunning pictures.
Storage and Battery
For a smartphone, the storage and battery are the most important features which every buyer focus on. Fortunately, this device has the best of the storage capacity as well as a long-lasting battery that can help the user to get the best out of it. This device can be much useful for a standard user as well as professionals who need to use it for his business.
The Microsoft surface impresses on the storage front as well. In fact, storage is one of its major plus points. The device has an internal storage of whopping 64 GB. The memory can be further expanded up to 128GB with the help of SD card.
The device is powered by a powerful battery which offers longer sustainability. It is backed by a 3000 mAh Li-ion non-removable battery.
The Microsoft surface offers only single SIM option which can be a drawback for the device as people prefer dual-SIM devices. It supports all networks such as 2G, 3G, and 4G along with GPRS and EDGE.
Among the connectivity options one can find wi-fi, mobile hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS and micro USB 2.0 along with loudspeaker and 3.5 mm audio jack.
The device offers fingerprint sensor, light sensor, Gyroscope, compass, proximity sensor and accelerometer.
Various connectivity options are much required for calling, surfing, and transfer of files. The makers have provided almost all the connectivity option of present era to ease the task of file transfer. Hence the user does not need to face any problem for the exchange of files between different devices.
The Microsoftsurface phone price in India is expected to be around Rs25000, which positions the device in higher-middle segment. The device will have to face fierce competition in this segment, but as there are beautiful features it has, the experts are much positive for the success of the same.
The Microsoft surface is a must buy for its robust configuration. Some of the other attractive features are QHD display and amazing cameras which gives the device an edge over others. The fingerprint sensor and gorilla glass are also one of the remarkable features of the Microsoft device. The only probable drawbacks of the device are non-removable battery and single SIM option since most of the devices these days offer dual SIM connection. The mid-range phone is expected to face competition from Chinese phones along with Samsung devices. The phone seems promising enough, but one will have to wait till the launch to take a judgment of its performance.