Nokia Lumia 1020: 41.0-Megapixel Camera Smartphone Up for Pre-order in India for ₹2,000
Nokia’s flagship smartphone Lumia 1020 which was unveiled in July is reportedly getting ready hit the Indian store shelvesFacebook/Nokia India

Nearly two months after the unveiling of Lumia1020, Finnish handset maker Nokia is prepping to launch its latest camera-centric smartphone in the Indian market by the end of September.

Online retailer Flipkart has listed three colour variants - black, white and yellow, of the 41.0-megapixel camera smartphone with a 'Coming Soon' tag on its website. Details regarding the price are under wraps.

With high-end smartphones - Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Sony Xperia Z1 and LG G2, soon to hit retail stores this month, there are chances that Nokia might intensify the competition with its Lumia 1020 smartphone.

Lumia 1020 is already available in the US market and is reportedly priced at $609 for the SIM-free variant (around ₹38,000). In India, customers can expect Lumia 1020 to lie within the same range.

The device flaunts a 4.5-inch AMOLED WXGA (1280x768p) display with PureMotion HD+ technology and comes with Gorilla Glass 3 screen shield.

It runs on Windows Phone 8 OS and packs a 1.5GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Processor with 2GB RAM and 32GB inbuilt memory.

Its most striking features is the 41.0-megapixel PureView camera, which boasts of 6 physical lenses with OIS (Optical Image stabilizations), 3X high-resolution zoom, Xenon flash for still images and LED flash for videos. To further enhance the photography experience, the device comes pre-loaded with Nokia Pro Camera application. The smartphone also packs a 1.2-megapixel wide angle VGA HD camera with 1280x960p resolution.

Key specifications of Nokia Lumia 1020:


Nokia Lumia 1020


4.5-inch AMOLED WXGA(1280x768p) display with PureMotion HD+ technology, pixel density: 334 ppi (pixels per inch)


Windows Phone 8


Dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Processor with 1.5GHz



Storage capacity



Main: 41.0-megapixel PureView camera with OIS (Optical Image Stabilization), 6-lens optics, 3X high resolution zoom, Carl Zeiss Tessar lens, image resolution: 7712x5360p, Xenon flash

Front: 1.2-megapixel HD wide-angle camera


BV-5XW battery model with 2000 mAh (non-removable);

Talk time: 19.1 hours (2G) & 13.3 hours (3G);

Standby time: close to 16 days;


2G & 3G


Bluetooth v3.0; Wi-Fi: WLAN IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n; NFC, Micro-USB v2.0; 2.5D sculpted Corning Gorilla Glass 3 screen shield, Wireless charging capability


130.4 x 71.4 x 10.4 mm


158 g


Expected to be priced around ₹38,000