We have exciting news this week from Nokia World in Abu Dhabi!
The Nokia Lumia family has just gotten big with the Nokia Lumia 2520 — our first Windows RT tablet — and our first large-screen phones, the Nokia Lumia 1520 with 1080p resolution, and Nokia Lumia 1320. They come with the latest release of Nokia Lumia software.
They have also announced new Asha phones, platform features, tools, and resources.
Here it is:
The big screens are here the Lumia family of devices has grown in both numbers and size. They’ve introduced the Lumia 2520, our first Windows 8.1 RT tablet, as well as our first two devices with 6-inch displays: the Nokia Lumia 1520 with 1080p resolution, and the Nokia Lumia 1320 with 720p resolution.
The Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet features a vivid 10.1-inch HD display, both 4G LTE and Wi-Fi connectivity, 6.7-megapixel camera, and much more. Check out the Nokia Lumia 2520’s technical specifications.
The Nokia Lumia 1520 features the Windows Phone 8 operating system, 6-inch screen, 2.2 GHz quad-core processor, 20-megapixel PureView camera, and much more.
The Nokia Lumia 1320 also features the Windows Phone 8 OS, as well as a 1.7 GHz dual-core processor, 6-inch ClearBlack display, and much more.
New Lumia software with 1080p support
The latest Windows Phone 8 update, delivered to Nokia Lumia devices via the Lumia Black software, brings a host of new features to users and a new screen resolution for your apps to exploit. The big news for your apps is support for larger 6-inch screens with 720p and 1080p resolution — you now have a bigger space for your apps.
Lumia code sample for dynamic layout
To help you speed development on our new Lumia devices, we’re publishing the Dynamic Layout Sample. This example app demonstrates how to implement dynamic layouts using styles.
Also, the Nokia Lumia Developer’s Library has been updated. Included is guidance for optimising your apps for the new Lumia large-display devices. Visit the updated Lumia Developer’s Library.
Lumia App Labs: get ready for the big screen
Make sure your apps are ready for 720p and 1080p, and build in high-DPI assets.
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