I used the Lumia 950 to shoot some videos over the weekend while walking at the High Line in New York City. Without any fancy editing, I combined the clips so you can check the video and audio quality for yourself. Take a look at the 4K video and read some of the things I noticed while shooting.
When taking photos with the Lumia 950 and 950 XL, a fake shutter sound goes on. Sometimes, it can be loud and annoying, especially when you're trying to snap a picture discretely. We'll show you two ways to disable the sound.
The Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL both feature a USB 3.1 Type C connector at the bottom with OTG support. This means you can plug in some peripherals and in many cases have them work just like on a computer. We have previously tried keyboards, mice and USB thumb drivers, but today we are taking a look at HDMI and Ethernet adapters! Check out our new video.
The Lumia 950 and 950 XL both have microSD slots so you can have more room for storage. In fact, you can get a 200GB microSDXC card for the phones right now. You should know that simply pulling the microSD card out of your Lumia 950 or 950 XL isn't recommended. We'll show you the safer way.
Deep down in the settings of Windows 10 Mobile is the ability to control which apps run in the background. Turning some non-essential apps could help extend your battery life. In this guide and video, we'll show you how to do this on your Lumia 950, Lumia 950 XL or any Windows Phone with the Windows 10 Mobile upgrade.
Battery Saver extends the battery life of the Lumia 950 and 950 XL by limiting background activity and push notifications. It is off by default, but you can set it up so that your phone automatically turns on battery saver when the battery falls below a certain percentage. We'll show you how to do it.
If you have a ton of apps and games installed to your current Windows Phone and relish the thought of having to re-install everything to your new Phone (e.g. Lumia 950 or Lumia 950 XL), there is an easy way to take care of things. It only takes a few steps to easily re-install apps and even most of your phone settings to your new Phone.
If you are considering picking up a Lumia 950 or Lumia 950 XL these Mozo replacement back covers should be on your list of considerations. While not everyone appreciates matte polycarbonate you can easily replace those covers with real cow leather and a metal-ish frame (more on that below). Here is our hands-on video with a couple of these back covers for both the Lumia 950 and Lumia...