Nokia’s 6-inch, $339 Lumia 1320 smartphone is now available in China. It packs a 3,400mAh battery, but otherwise has average specs: a 720p screen, dual-core 1.7GHz Snapdragon 400 CPU, 1GB of RAM, 8GB of expandable storage and a 5-megapixel camera.
The multi-coloured, multi-faceted Nokia Lumia 1320 comes with many of the innovative, high-end features found on the Nokia Lumia 1520, such as a six-inch Gorilla Glass screen, super sensitive touch for glove use and a wealth of pre-loaded apps, including Nokia Beamer, HERE Maps and HERE LiveSight – all perfect for its super-sized touch-screen real-estate
Unfortunately, there’s no word of an arrival date for those in the US torn between a tablet and phone.
As a late holiday gift, Microsoft is syncing up some of the popular software from its desktop and tablet Windows OS with the latest version of Windows for phones.
The classic Windows games like Microsoft Solitaire Collection, Minesweeper and Mahjong, which as of today are available on Windows Phone 8. The games are now enhanced for Xbox leaderboards, achievements and stat-tracking, with the ability to pause and resume games across Windows PCs, phones and tablets.
Microsoft is giving some holiday cheer to Windows Phone owners today with an email inviting them to activate a bonus 20GB of SkyDrive storage. The increase in cloud storage will be active for a year and users are given until the end of January to claim their slice of it.
SkyDrive has grown increasingly important for Microsoft, particularly with the changes introduced in Windows 8.1, and the Microsoft is already giving away a generous 200GB allowance for two years with every purchase of Surface 2 or Surface Pro 2 tablets.