Nokia Unveils Lumia 820 Windows Phone 8 Smartphone (Specs, Pics, Video)

September 5, 2012

Along with the flagship Lumia 920, Nokia also announced the mid-range Lumia 820 Windows Phone 8 smartphone. While it’s not quite as impressive as the 920, the 820 does offer some versatile and powerful features for a mid-tier handset. A stand-out feature of the device is the exchangeable shell design. The backing of the handset can be swapped out for protective shells of varying colors, some of which have a wireless charging capability. It also sports a 4.3-inch OLED WVGA (800×480) ClearBlack display with super sensitive touch for nail & glove use, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 1.5 GHz dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM, 8GB internal storage (expandable via microSD), an 8 megapixel rear camera with Carl Zeiss optics and dual LED flash, a front-facing VGA camera, NFC support, pentaband LTE / HSPA+ connectivity, and a 1650 mAh battery.

The Nokia Lumia 820 will be available later this year in red, yellow, grey, cyan, purple, white and black. Pricing has yet to be determined. A variety of innovative accessories will be launched with the Lumia 820 as well, including the Fatboy Recharge Pillow, JBL PlayUp Portable Wireless Speaker, JBL PowerUp Wireless Charging Speaker, Nokia wireless charging plate, Nokia wireless charging stand, Nokia Luna Bluetooth Headset and Nokia Purity Pro Stereo Headset by Monster. Check out the full specs, as well as some photos and videos below.

Technical Profile
• Networks: GSM 850/900/1800/1900
WCDMA 850/900/1900/2100
LTE 800/900/1800/2100/2600
• Speed: LTE Cat3 100Mbps/50Mbps
HSDPA+ Dual Carrier cat24 (42 Mbps)
HSUPA cat 6: 5.8 Mbps
• Display: 4.3” OLED WVGA 800×480,
ClearBlack, super sensitive touch for
nail & glove use
• OS: Windows Phone 8
• Memory: 1GB RAM, 8 GB mass memory,
support for microSD cards up to 32GB
• Camera: 8Mp with Carl Zeiss optics and
dual LED flash
• Front camera: VGA
• Video capture Full HD 1080p @ 30fps
• Size: 123.8 x 68.5 mm x 9.9mm
• Weight: 160g / 83.5cc
• Connectivity: NFC Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n,
Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 3.1, AGPS/GLONASS, micro-USB, 3.5 mm
• Sensors: accelerometer, proximity,
compass, ambient light, gyroscope
• Processor: 1.5 GHz Dual Core
Snapdragon S4
• Audio: 2 distortion free high amplitude
mics, Dolby Headphone, HD Voice
• Battery: 1650 mAh with support for Qi
wireless charging

Operating times
• Talk time: (GSM/WCDMA) 2G – up to 14
hours, 3G – up to 8 hours
• Standby time: (GSM/WCDMA) up to 330
• Music playback: up to 55 hours

Simply versatile design
• Available with a range of fabulous cut
through colors, the Lumia 820 offers a
simple and beautiful choice
• Going beyond colors, the Lumia 820 is
able to transform to different needs,
be that sports, going out with friends
or staying charged the whole day

Additional Features and Services
• ClearBlack OLED display, delivering a
wide range of vibrant colors
• Nokia Smart Shoot will take multiple
photos with a single click so that you
can edit effortlessly to make the
perfect shot
• See your surroundings differently
with the exclusive Nokia City Lens —
Augmented Reality using the phone’s
camera viewfinder
• Microsoft Office, built into your
phone, synced with your laptop
• With Nokia Music you can stream
unlimited music for free. Tap into the
latest tracks or create your own
channels based on the artists you love
• Live Tiles constantly update in real
time on your Start screen, to bring
you what’s new in a glance
• Internet Explorer 10 is faster and
safer than other browsers, and with
Lumia’s uniquely responsive
ClearBlack Display, it’s smoother and
clearer too
• Nokia Drive gives you free, turn-byturn voice-guided navigation. Select
your destination, get speed limit
warnings, to find your way faster. You
can even make them available offline

Standard Sales package includes
• Nokia Lumia 820 handset
• Nokia Fast USB Charger (AC-50 )
• Nokia Charging and Data Cable
• Nokia Stereo Headset WH-208
• Battery BP-5T (1650 mAh)

• Red, Yellow, Grey, Cyan, Purple, White &

Nokia original accessories
• Nokia wireless charging plate DT-900
• Fatboy® recharge pillow DT-901
• Nokia Luna Bluetooth Headset with
Wireless Charging
• Nokia wireless charging
stand DT-910
• JBL PlayUp Portable Wireless
Speaker for Nokia
• JBL PowerUp Wireless
Charging Speaker for Nokia
• Nokia Purity Pro Stereo
Headset by Monster

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