Microsoft Surface Phone 2017 Release Coming Soon As Lumia 950 XL Available For $299 Only

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The Microsoft Surface Phone 2017 is likely to be launched very soon. According to reports, the Lumia 950 XL has received a massive price cut.

On B&H, the Lumia 950 XL is priced at $299. This phone features a 5.7″ 2560 x 1440 qHD AMOLED display with a pixel density of 518 ppi. It is powered by the Snapdragon 810 CPU with an octa-core processor clocking speeds of up to 2 GHz.

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The device is runs on a Windows 10 operating system. With a 20MP camera and a 1/2.4″ sensor, the buyer can capture high-resolution photos. He can also record 4K (3840 x 2160) videos at 30fps. A six-element Carl Zeiss lens has a 35mm-equivalent focal length of 26mm, a f/1.9 aperture, and an optical image stabilization (OIS). The large 1/2.4″ sensor features 1.12 ?m pixels, which is another impressive feature of this Lumia phone.

Microsoft Store was also selling the Lumia 950 XL device for $299 last week. Lumia 950 XL originally had the price tag $529 when it was launched.

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Microsoft Surface Phone Features And Price

Microsoft is not really willing to launch the Surface Phone at the Mobile World Congress (MWC), which will take place from Feb. 27 to March 2. Microsoft wants to update Windows 10, which will be the key feature of the Surface Phone 2017. This will take a few more months. By that time, Redstone 3 will be ready. The Microsoft Surface Phone 2017 will have a full desktop-bound Windows 10 apps, according to International Business Times.

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The Microsoft Surface Phone 2017 will reportedly have three variants. There will a consumer model, a business model, and an enthusiast model. The third model will have high-end features. There will be a 20MP rear camera with Carl Zeiss lens and a Surface Pen. Microsoft?s CEO Satya Nadella has also teased that Microsoft can not bring an ordinary phone since the brand is trying to lead the handset market.

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?We stopped doing things that were me-too and started doing things, even if they are today very sub-scale, to be very focused on a specific set of customers who need a specific set of capabilities that are differentiated and that we can do a good job of,? Nadella said, according to Forbes.

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