Microsoft Lumia 950XL in comparison with latest flagships

Officially launched on October 6, 2015, Lumia 950XL is the latest Microsoft smartphone in the high-end category. There are so many reasons why people get excited about the device. But you will get into details when you read through our post. For now, there is one thing that can wrap up what this Microsoft smartphone has to offer. According to Microsoft, the Lumia 950XL and its sibling Lumia 950 are probably “The most productive phones you’ve ever picked up”

Lumia 950XL

Running on Windows 10, Lumia 950XL specs features some of the latest trends in our market today. With 5.7” display, Lumia 950XL is a high-end phablet with 3GB RAM, 20MP Pureview camera with triple LED flash and 3340 mAH battery.

To give you a fuller view on how the Lumia 950XL in comparison with other current flagships in our market today, here is a table of detailed Lumia 950XL specs put next to: LG V10, Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and iPhone 6S Plus.

Microsoft Lumia 950XLSamsung Galaxy Note 5LG V10iPhone 6S Plus
OSSnapdragon 810Exynos 7420Snapdragon 808Apple A9
Screen Size5.7”5.7”5.7”5.5”
Weight/Thickness165g171g192g192g
8.1mm7.6mm8.6mm7.3mm
ChipsetWindows 10Android 5.1.1Android 5.1.1iOS 9
Card slotMicroSD cardNomicroSDNo
RAM3GB4GB4GB2GB
ROM32GB32/64GB64GB16/64/128GB
Rear camera20MP Pureview, Carl Zeis, OIS, Autofocus, 3x LED Flash16MP, OIS, Autofocus, LED Flash16MP, OIS, Laser Autofocus, LED Flash12MP, Autofocus, 2x LED Flash
Front camera5MP5MPDual 5MP5MP
4G ConnectivityYesYesYesYes
Battery3430 mAH3000 mAh3000 mAH2,750 mAH
SIMNano-SIMNano-SIMTo be updatedNano-SIM
Outstanding featureContinuum Cooling-Liquid + USB Type CFast wireless charging + Stylus pen + Best display in all smartphonesDual Selfie cameras – Extra 2.0” displaySignature 3D Touch

So in the list, I have for you all Phablet-size devices (5.5 inch display and bigger). And there is 2 Android smartphones, 1 Windows phone and 1 iOS phone so you have a broader sense of them all. What do you think about the Lumia 950XL when put among other flagships? Will it manage to convince people into buying?