If you're an early adopter of the Lumia 950 XL, one of the big perks of picking up the smartphone is Microsoft's offer of a free Display Dock. Here's how to redeem that offer using the Lumia Offers app.
People in the US who are receiving their Lumia 950 XL smartphones today are confirming that this model is the dual-SIM version, which should be helpful in particular for business users or heavy travellers.
Tis the season for new Lumias as the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL are finally getting into people's hands. Some are previous Windows Phone users while others are new to the fold. Still, there are a few who are just not familiar with Windows 10 Mobile and some of those new universal apps (Universal Windows Platform or UWP). To get you started, I'm sharing with you some of my top apps for...
If you feel like the keyboard on the Lumia 950 or 950 XL is too big on the screen, there's a way to make it smaller. The main benefit of making the keyboard smaller is seeing more content on the screen. However, you pay with having smaller keys that might result in more spelling errors. We'll show you how to change the keyboard size so you can see for yourself which option works best.
If you buy the Lumia 950 or the Lumia 950 XL from the Microsoft Store, they'll also try to sell the Essentials Bundle. The kit includes a portable charger, tempered glass screen protector, and a phone case for $69. Watch our hands-on video for more details.
Do you think the new displays on the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL are not as vivid as a Samsung? Or do you prefer a more cool, natural look? We'll show you how to customize the color profile of these news Lumias to your liking in a few easy steps! Read our how-to or watch our video demo to find out how!
Did you get a new Lumia 950 or Lumia 950 XL? Are you upgrading from another high-end Lumia? Then you will want to know how to enable the hands-free version of the build it digital assistant. Hey Cortana is back but the way to enable it has changed. Watch our new how-to video to see how it is done!
Did you pick up a new Lumia 950 or are planning to get a Lumia 950 XL? In this how-to guide, and new video, we show you how to enable native two-way call recording to save your phone conversations with just a touch of a button!
Did you know you can connect a USB thumb drive to your Lumia 950 or Lumia 950 XL? You can also attach a high-quality USB microphone. In this video tour, we show how to make this happen and what adapter you will need to turn your Lumia into a powerhouse!
The two events will be held in New Delhi and Mumbai on the evening of November 30. At the event, Microsoft will be showcasing both the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL, along with live demos of Continuum for Phones and more.
Earlier this morning, our full review of the Microsoft Lumia 950 became available just as AT&T sales were slated to begin. One of the more interesting areas of the Lumia 950 is its ability to 'become a PC' through the optional $99 Display Dock for Continuum. As our review and video were already rather lengthy, we broke out a segment just on Continuum to go a little more in-depth....
The Microsoft Store site has launched the Essentials Bundle promotion for buyers of the Lumia 950 or Lumia 950 XL smartphones. It allows them to get a case, screen protector and external battery for those phones with savings of up to $50.
The optional Display Dock for the Lumia 960 and Lumia 950 XL smartphones is now on sale at the US Microsoft Store site for $99. The accessory connects the smartphones to a keyboard, mouse and large display so it can be used like a PC with Windows 10 Mobile's Continuum feature.
The Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL both support wireless charging, so you can just place them on top of supported wireless chargers instead of getting tangled with cables. It can get complicated on what type of wireless charging technology is being used or what chargers to get, but we'll try to explain here.
The Lumia 950 and 950 XL both come with 32GB of internal storage, but they also have microSD slots for even more storage. Both phones support micro SDXC 3.01 standard-compliant cards. Ready to hear something crazy? The maximum capacity that exists for the card technology is 200GB and you can get one right now from SanDisk.
In an update to the Lumia 950 XL product page on the Microsoft Store, Microsoft has confirmed that buyers in the U.S. and Canada will be able to get a free Display Dock with the purchase of the 950 XL or a limited time through the Lumia Offers app.