Nokia Lumia 1020

86
Engadget
Score
86

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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Model

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone (Windows Phone)
Camera
yes
Internal memory
32 GB
Screen size
4.5 inches

General

Type
Smartphone (Windows Phone)
Style
Bar
Antenna
Internal

Input

Input type
Touchscreen (Capacitive [finger])
Predictive text
yes

Power

Battery type
Li-polymer (2000 capacity mAh)

Camera

Camera
yes (41 megapixels) (Records video, Flash, Contact pictures) (yes)

Location

Location support
yes (GPS)

Storage

Internal memory
32 GB

Connectivity

WiFi
yes (802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)
Bluetooth
3.0 + HS

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, MP3, WAV, WMA) (AVI, WMV) (Streaming / internet) (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG)

Messaging

SMS
yes
MMS
yes

Browser and email

Browser
HTML
Email
yes (POP3, IMAP, Push email)

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes (OTA sync) (Windows, Mac OS)

Apps

Apps (default)
Array

Carriers

Regions offered
North America (US)

Radio type

Comm standard
Array
Subscriber identity
micro-SIM card

Display

Screen size
4.5 inches
Screen resolution
Other (1280, 768)
Pixel density
334 PPI
Screen type
OLED (Active) (Color) (Backlit)

Alternate display

Secondary screen
no

Audio and voice

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm

Hardware

CPU
1.5 GHz
CPU cores
Dual-core
RAM
2 GB

Sensors

Sensors
Array

Other features

NFC or RFID payment
yes