Verizon Wireless has long been a phone provider that has had a variety of different software platforms on its phones that are sold in their stores, but up until recently a flagship Windows Phone hasn’t been one of them, until now.
With the recent release of the Lumia 928, Microsoft now has an official phone on Verizon Wireless that is running the latest Windows 8 software and has all the requirements of a hit phone on its shelves.
Lumia 928: Impressive Specs
With the Lumia 928, Microsoft and Nokia have made a phone that has a 1.2GHz dual-core Qualcomm S4 Snapdragon Processor, 1GB of RAM, a 1280 x768 resolution screen, and a whopping 32GB of storage space internally on the phone. Along with the technical specs of the Lumia 928, the phone also has the ability to have wireless charging, NFC for networking purposes and near contact charging, and the latest Windows 8 software.
While Microsoft had previously had the Lumia 920 on other various carriers, the Lumia 928 is exclusively available on Verizon Wireless. Users who pickup the Lumia 928 will find a much sharper screen than previous Windows Phones carried by Verizon Wireless, and the screen is all OLED, which should make a huge difference in the viewing of movies, pictures, text, and anything else on the phone.
8.7 Megapixel camera
Microsoft and Nokia teamed up on the Lumia 928 to give it a super powerful 8.7-megapixel camera and sensor, and give it a xenon flash, which gives it photos that are more lifelike and realism like never before. Nokia has long put some of the best quality lenses and flashes on its cameras, and the combination of the Microsoft Windows Phone 8 software gives it the software needed to help manage those photos and more.
In addition to the strong hardware and Windows 8 software inclusion on the Lumia 928, the phone also features LTE connections which on Verizon Wireless gives it amazing speeds and throughout put which makes downloading videos and streaming music or videos near flawless connections.
As the Windows Phone 8 ecosystem of application continues to increase, with the encouragement of Microsoft engineers and marketing, the Lumia 928 should be a huge hit for consumers and professionals looking for the perfect Windows Phone for today’s power user. With the Lumia 928, Microsoft has put its software power behind the powerful Nokia brand of phones and introduced a super fast and lightning speed phone that is worthy of the Verizon Wireless LTE network.