Microsoft Lumia 950 (Talkman) and 950 XL (Cityman) won't be made out of metal


Both smartphones Lumia 950 and XL 950 (formerly Lumia 940/940 XL) under Windows 10 does not ultimately should have a metal hull but they count other assets to seduce.

Smartphones Lumia 950 and XL 950 are the code names Talkman and Cityman and were known until now under the name Lumia 940 and 940 XL. The latest rumors about them evoked the presence of a metal shell but the Windows Central website now says that it will be well polycarbonate , like other Lumia, and in black and white.

The site confirms the presence of ‘2K / qHD displays on both models and adds some additional details. Both smartphones are very thin, with a thickness between 7 and 8 mm for the Lumia 950 XL, and lightweight.

They have a solid Battery 3000-3300 mAh removable and supports wireless charging Qi . The Lumia 950 and XL 950 well embark port USB Type-C but also an iris scan for the functionality Windows Hello Windows 10 with less than a second required to unlock the smartphone. This feature will be available, however, after an update that will be available after the launch of smartphones.

Smartphones also offer the functionality Windows Continuum turning extra PC devices that can be connected to a monitor and peripherals. An accessory known by the code name Munchkin also be a dock for this possibility, with a price of 99 dollars.

The availability is still attached to the period October / November 2015 , with an initial launch of the Lumia 950, Lumia 950 XL version being proposed a few weeks later.