The Nokia Lumia 2520, goes on sale today at AT&T for $399.99 with a two-year agreement, or for $199.99 with a two-year agreement when bundled with a Nokia Lumia 925, Nokia Lumia 1020, or Nokia Lumia 1520 smartphone.
The Lumia 1520 features a 6 inch 1080p full HD screen and 1520 offers 20MP PureView camera with optical image stabilization (OIS) enabling sharp images even in the dark as well as oversampling and zooming technology similar to the Lumia 1020.
Microsoft is promoting the Nokia Lumia by a price reduction of $100 via AT&T and Microsoft stores.In Microsoft stores, you can get a free Nokia camera grip ($74 value) while supplies last. Yes, that's the same price as the iPhone 5S with a contract.
Microsoft claimed when the 1020 was launched that by nearly every metric, the Lumia 1020 takes better pictures than any other phone on the market. The new features of the iPhone 5S only surpass the Lumia 1020 in regards to the dual-colored flash. The Lumia 1020, however has been shown to take incredible photos and video. The iPhone 5S appears to be geared toward more amateur photographers.
Nokia's Lumia smartphone sales have been gaining, as we reported with the latest Amplified Analytics report. Nokia has been promoting its smartphones for great cameras that work in low light conditions.
The numbers show that sales reached 7.2 million, which is slightly more than BlackBerry sales. BlackBerry sales for Q2 totaled 6.8 million units. Analysts contend that the increase in sales was helped by the Nokia Lumia 520. These numbers clearly put Windows Phone in third place after iPhone and Android.
The super-41 megapixel Nokia Lumia 1020 has been seen in leaks photos and escaped photo information.
New leaked photos show the Nokia Lumia 1020 with a noticeable lens on the back in yellow, black and white. Windows Phone Central reported that the Nokia Lumia 1020 will come with image stabilization, 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage and an FM radio.
Meanwhile, Microsoft's, Jon Belfiore, posted photos to Flickr that showed they came from a Lumia 1020.