It would seem the Surface 2 is getting some company, from Nokia. Today Nokia Announced their first Windows 8.1 RT Tablet, the Lumia 2520. Powered by a Snapdragon 800 Processor (2.2Ghz Quad Core) and sporting a 10.1″ Full HD 1080p, Gorilla Glass 2 screen, and a 8000 mAh battery, it would seem Nokia means business with this guy. Full specs and more photo’s below.
- Windows RT 8.1
- 10.1” full 1080p HD AH-IPS, High Brightness with Low Reflectance, Gorilla Glass 2
- 6.7MP Auto Focus ZEISS optics, Secondary: 2MP HD wide-angle
- Video 1080p@60fps
- 4G LTE
- Nokia Music for unlimited streaming of ad-free music
- Free global HERE Maps
- Microsoft Office built-in
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 (2.2GHz Quad Core)
- 8000 mAh (integrated)
- Red, White (glossy), Cyan, Black (matte)
The Nokia Power Keyboard accessory (shown above in first picture) will be sold seperatly for 149$ but will improve battery life by up to 5 hours and also includes 2 extra USB ports. You can see it in action in the video below.
The Nokia Lumia 2520 will be available for 499$ when it is released later this year.
By Dayne “Anjel” Cody