The Lumia Icon is rumored to be the next premium smartphone from Finnish manufacturer Nokia featuring Microsoft’s Windows Phone OS. It will be the first Nokia smartphone to feature a 5-inch display. The Lumia Icon will feature a 5-inch full HD display with the resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. It will be powered by 2.2GHz quad core processor and 2GB RAM. For multimedia, Lumia Icon will pack a 20 Mega Pixel rear camera capable of shooting 1080p videos and a 2 Mega Pixel front facing camera for video calls. For connectivity, it supports Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, NFC technology and LTE mobile connections. The Lumia Icon will be available to purchase in the US via Verizon Wireless. Nokia is expected to launch Lumia Icon in Q1 of 2014. Stay tuned for more updates.
Update : Nokia has officially launched Lumia Icon as an exclusive device for US Carrier Verizon Wireless. In size, it measures 137 x 71 x 9.8mm and weighs 170g. The Lumia Icon features a 5-inch Full HD display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. It is powered by Qualcomm’s 2.2GHz quad core Snapdragon 800 processor and 2GB RAM. For multimedia, Lumia Icon packs a 20 Mega Pixel rear camera with dual LED flash and 1.2 Mega Pixel front facing HD camera for Skype video calls. For connectivity, it supports Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS/GPS-A, NFC technology and LTE mobile connections. The Lumia Icon comes pre-installed with Windows Phone 8 OS (Lumia Black Update). For storage it comes with 32GB built-in memory and 7GB OneDrive storage. In addition to that it comes with a powerful 2400mAh battery that gives talk time of up to 16 hours. The Lumia Icon is now available to purchase from Verizon Wireless for $149.99 plus 2-year contract.