Microsoft Lumia 950 Review, Lumia 950 Full Review


Microsoft Lumia 950 Review: It is the first smartphone which facilitates the users with Windows 10 experience in their Palm, a renovated software platform that makes the Windows phone stand a different side from all other smartphones with powerful processor, pocket-sized and attractive design. It’s able get the users in touch with the type of software features such as Windows Continuum, it makes our phone to offer PC-grade experience when attached to a TV Display in which you can connect Lumia 950 to the keyboard, monitor or mouse employing the proprietary Microsoft Display Dock and Windows Hello iris authentication, that scan the iris image for the locking and unlocking of the phone and hence makes the users experience the high-security options among their phone.


Look at the Microsoft Lumia 950 Review with Full Specification:

Microsoft Lumia 950 Full Phone Specification

Network Technology Used GSM/ LTE/ HSPA
Launch Year of Launching November 2015
Body Sim Used Nano Sim
Dimensions 145 x 73.2 x 8.2 mm (5.71 x 2.88 x 0.32 in)
Weight 150 gm
Display Size 5.2 inches (~70.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels (~564 ppi pixel density)
Type AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Multitouch Yes
Storage External Memory Micro,SD – Upto 200 GB
Inbuilt Memory 32 GB
Sound Alert Type MP3, Vibration, WAV ringtone
Loudspeaker Yes
Earphone jack 3.5MM
Camera Primary 20 MP, triple-LED RGB flash, autofocus, optical image stabilization, 4992 х 3744 pixels, Carl Zeiss optics
Features 1.12 µm pixel size, 1/2.4′ sensor size, face detection, PureView technology, panorama, geo-tagging, HDR
Video 2160p@30fps, stereo sound rec., optical stabilization
Secondary 5 MP, 1080p, Photo+Video Recording
Special Features Continuum PC-grade experiences
Hello iris Iris Scanner
Charging Wireless (Qi-enabled)
Cloud storage OneDrive (15 GB)
Sensors Gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Email, IM, Email,
OTG Supportable
Browser HTML 5
Battery Power Li-ion 3000 mAh
Standby Up to 200 Hours 2G/ 3G
Music Play 67 Hours
Talk Time Up to 18 Hours (3G), Up to 23 Hours (2G)
Misc. Info. Colors Available Black/ White
Approx. Price Rs. 43,699/-


Microsoft Lumia 950 Hello iris authentication: Hello” iris authentication is a biometric high-security system, in which the infrared iris scanner scans the retina image and takes it as the instruction to lock or unlock the phone. A person doesn’t need to press any of the keys to unlock its phone, the iris scanner scans the retina image automatically.

Microsoft Lumia 950 Battery and Storage: It is provided with long lasting removable Li-ion 3000 mAh battery. After charging it to 100% it can remain active till 7 hours and 29 minutes. The phone is provided with USB-C port for charging, in which we need not to connect the phone with any wired charger and hence the charging is fast as compared to wired charging.

The device by provided with huge inbuilt storage of 32GB along with a card slot for the external SD card up to 200GB. The device has a RAM of 3GB to run more process at the same time concurrently without interfering with other processes.

Microsoft Lumia 950 Camera: Lumia 950 is making the users available with 20 MP rear camera with triple LED flash with Zeiss optics, optical image stabilization which takes gorgeous pictures even in the dark. The excellent feature about the camera is shooting objects while we are in motion, the sensor spots exactly with pixels to autofocus on to avoid blur. The camera is capable of shooting 4K video, as well with Microsoft’s Living Images.

The 5 MP front camera is provided with 1080p video capture capability and it owns a wide-angle lens which can grab more faces while selfie shots.


Microsoft Lumia 950 Continuum, Performance: Windows Continuum, it makes our phone to offer PC-grade experience when attached to a TV Display in which you can connect Lumia 950 to the keyboard, monitor or mouse employing the proprietary Microsoft Display Dock. By the feature our Lumia can work as a MakeShift PC in which we can interact via mouse and keyboard.

We can also make use of Wireless Bluetooth peripherals, but we need this to connect to our phone not with the dock.

Microsoft Lumia 950 Display and Design: It is provided with 5.2 inches 1440 x 2560-pixel AMOLED display with corning gorilla glass 3. The screen has high pixel density of 564 ppi. It’s a pure, deep black, extra rich clarity at wide viewing angles, healthy contrast, and the unmistakable brightness in the dark, its fluorescence tops out at a mere 349 units. It’s a Polycarbonate slab, with curved corners and flat sides, available in black or white.

The design is pocket-friendly and easy to use by a single hand. The 950 may have the Lumia name, but it lacks that Nokia charm. It’s of plastic body with flat sides and curved corners and available in white or black. Along one side of the phone three clicky buttons are included – one for opening up the camera – while the USB-Charging port sits along the bottom. And the phone supports wireless charging option in which we have to put our phone at the top of the supported wireless charger instead of tangle with cable.


Microsoft Lumia 950 Pros Microsoft Lumia 950 Cons
Windows 10 Mobile has potential Very expensive
Camera performance is Brilliant Supports very few apps
Continuum and Hello make it extraordinary Design doesn’t feel like a flagship’s
The OS is not as appealing as iOS and android

Microsoft Lumia 950 Performance: It is assembled with Snapdragon 808 processor, operating in 64-bit computing performance on a Quad core CPU and trending modem facilities, is formulated to enable premium tier connected mobile user experiences. Compatible with 4K Ultra HD video streaming, digital photo sharing up to 55MP, supports online 3D game and virtually consistent communications.