The Nokia Lumia 2520 is Nokia’s first Windows RT 8. 1 tablet blending the mobility of a tablet with the features of a PC bringing lightning fast 4G LTE connectivity to its users. Light and easy to hold, the Nokia Lumia 2520 is a great tablet for entertainment, play and productivity.
Specs – The Nokia Lumia 2520’s full HD 1080p display with enhanced readability with 1920 x 1080 pixel display is rich and crisp, and its 10.1 inch screen features 180 degree viewing for viewing at any angle. Best of all, the device is lightweight at 1.36 pounds, and with 10.51 x 0.35 x 6.65 inch (L x W x H) dimensions, this tablet can be taken anywhere.
The Nokia Lumia 2520 includes two cameras – a 6. 7 megapixel lens with ZEISS optics, and an f/1.9 aperture camera is packed in the device, great for capturing low light images. The Nokia Video Director allows you to take photos, record and edit video clips into your own movies.
Strengths – Microsoft Office 2013 will manage your important documents and emails, and you’ll enjoy the split-screen capability for multi-tasking. Plus, the Windows store gives users access to over 112,000 entertainment and productivity apps. You’ll love the Nokia Power Keyboard which provides a touchpad, two additional USB ports, and 50% more battery power.
Weaknesses – The Nokia Lumia 2520 has a few downsides particularly with the stripped-down Microsoft OS that is touted as the fully-loaded software. The Windows Store is somewhat lacking, and productivity buffs will miss WebEx, Cisco, Adobe Connect, and GoToMeeting. Many users have complained about the dysfunctional charger, and the lack of an existing keyboard with the tablet roll-out.
Almost everyone complains about the lack of a stand, and the contrite and disengaged customer service found at Verizon and Nokia. A number of users find the tablet somewhat buggy with Wi-Fi connectivity issues, spontaneous reboots, and occasional shut-downs.
Outstanding Features – The Nokia Lumia 2520 has a crystal clear screen display, and the Windows OS is fast and responsive. The Snapdragon 800 processor is as good as Intel, and the 1080p provides amazing video, gaming, and general movie-watching capabilities which are also supported by excellent sound speakers. Best of all, the Nokia Lumia 2520 allows you to take Wi-Fi and your important Microsoft.
Nokia Lumia 2520 Summary
With MS Office pre-loaded, the Nokia Lumia 2520 does become a natural choice for business purposes. It also supports multitasking and the option of the keyboard is very enticing. However, a little more attention needs to be paid toward the OS to give is the full flexibility of the Windows OS. You an also take a look at similar Microsoft tablets to compare qualities on the Microsoft Page Review.
Nokia Lumia 2520
- - Display
- - Weight
- - Camera
- - Multi-tasking
- - USB Port
- - OS
- - Customer Service
- - Wi-Fi