• Nokia LUMIA
    85.4 mm
  • Nokia LUMIA
    8.7 mm
  • 162.8 mm
  • Nokia Lumia1520 Green front
    85.4 mm
  • Nokia Lumia1520 Green side
    8.7 mm
  • 162.8 mm
  • Nokia LUMIA
    85.4 mm
  • Nokia LUMIA
    8.7 mm
  • 162.8 mm
  • Nokia LUMIA
    85.4 mm
  • Nokia LUMIA
    8.7 mm
  • 162.8 mm
  • Nokia LUMIA
    85.4 mm
  • Nokia LUMIA
    8.7 mm
  • 162.8 mm

What's in the box

  • Quick guide
  • SIM Door Key
  • Nokia Lumia 1520
  • Nokia Headset WH-208
  • Nokia AC-60 MicroUSB Charger
  • Nokia Charging and Data Cable CA-190CD
  • Front camera
    VGA 0.3 MP
  • Processor type:
    Dual-core 1.2GHz
  • Maximum talk time (3G):
    11.7 h
  • Maximum standby time:
    21 days

Operating System

  • Software release: Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Cyan

Size & weight

  • Length: 162.8 mm
  • Width: 85.4 mm
  • Thickness: 8.7 mm
  • Weight: 209 g


  • Display size: 6 ''
  • Display resolution: Full HD (1920 x 1080)
  • Display colours: TrueColor (24-bit/16M)
  • Display technology: IPS LCD, ClearBlack
  • Pixel density: 368 ppi
  • Display features: Easy to clean, Brightness control, Orientation sensor, Refresh rate 60 Hz, Wide viewing angle, Lumia Color profile, High brightness mode, Corning® Gorilla® Glass 2, Sunlight readability enhancements
  • Touch screen technology: Super sensitive touch


  • Mass memory: 32 GB
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • Maximum memory card size: 64 GB
  • Expandable memory card type: MicroSD
  • User data storage: In device, Memory card, OneDrive cloud storage, App and data storage on memory card


  • Replaceable battery: No
  • Battery capacity: 3400 mAh
  • Battery voltage: 3.8 V
  • Charging: Built-in wireless charging
  • Wireless charging standard: Qi
  • Maximum standby time: 32 days
  • Maximum talk time (2G): 27.4 h
  • Maximum talk time (3G): 25.1 h
  • Maximum music playback time: 124 h
  • Maximum Wi-Fi network browsing time: 13.6 h
  • Maximum video playback time: 10.8 h


  • Design details: Non-removable shell
  • Other user interface features: Glance screen, Voice Commands, Vibrating alerts, Word flow keyboard

Keys and Input Methods

  • User Input: Touch
  • Dedicated hardware key: Camera Key, Volume Keys, Power/Lock key


  • Sensors: Gyroscope, SensorCore, Magnetometer, Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor


  • CPU name: Qualcomm Snapdragon 800
  • Number of cores: Quad core
  • Clock rate: 2200 MHz
  • Read more: www.qualcomm.com
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon

Connectivity basics

  • SIM card type: Nano SIM
  • AV connectors: 3.5 mm stereo headset connector
  • Charging connectors: Micro-USB
  • System connectors: Micro-USB-B
  • USB: USB 2.0
  • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 4.0
  • Bluetooth profiles: Hands-free profile (HFP) 1.6, Object Push profile (OPP) 1.1, Generic Attribute Profile (GATT), Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP) 1.1, Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) 1.2, Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) 1.4
  • NFC: Pairing, Sharing, Tagging, Secure NFC for payment
  • Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi Channel bonding, WLAN IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
  • Wi-Fi hotspot: Up to 8 Wi-Fi-enabled devices
  • Other wireless connectivity: Screen projection

Local sharing

  • Peer-to-peer sharing: Lumia Storyteller

Cellular connectivity

  • GSM network: 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz
  • GSM max data speed DL: EGPRS 296.0 kbps
  • GSM max data speed UL: EGPRS 236.8 kbps
  • WCDMA network: Band 5 (850 MHz), Band 8 (900 MHz), Band 1 (2100 MHz), Band 2 (1900 MHz)
  • WCDMA max data speed DL: 42.2 Mbps (Cat 24)
  • WCDMA max data speed UL: 5.76 Mbps (Cat 6)
  • LTE FDD network: Band 8 (900MHz), Band 20 (800MHz), Band 1 (2100 MHz), Band 3 (1800 MHz), Band 7 (2600 MHz)
  • LTE max data speed DL: 150 Mbps (Cat 4)
  • LTE max data speed UL: 50 Mbps (Cat 4)

GPS and navigation

  • Location technologies: A-GPS, BeiDou, A-GLONASS, Cellular and Wi-Fi network positioning
  • Maps: Free maps, Offline maps, Turn-by-turn walk directions, Augmented reality with LiveSight
  • Drive: Speed limit warnings, Free global voice guided turn-by-turn drive navigation

Main camera

  • Main camera: 20 MP
  • Camera Focus Type: Auto focus with two-stage capture key
  • Camera optics: 6-lens optics
  • Stabilization: Optical image stabilization
  • Oversampling: Yes
  • Sensor size: 1/2.5 inch
  • Camera F number/aperture: f/2.4
  • Camera focal length: 26 mm
  • Camera Flash Type: Dual-LED Flash
  • Camera features: PureView, High resolution zoom 2x, Backside-illuminated image sensor
  • Camera minimum focus range: 10 cm

Front-facing camera

  • Front camera: HD 1.2 MP wide angle
  • Front camera f-number/aperture: f/2.4
  • Front camera features: Video call, Video recording, Still image capture
  • Front camera video resolution: 720p (HD, 1280 x 720)

Video recording

  • Main camera video resolution: 1080p (Full HD, 1920 x 1080)
  • Camera video frame rate: 30 fps
  • Camera video zoom: 3x
  • Video recording features: Video zoom, Video Light, Continuous autofocus, Stereo Audio Recording, Lumia Video Trimmer app, Optical image stabilization, Lumia Rich Recording with Surround Sound, Lumia Rich Recording with four microphones
  • Video recording formats: MP4/H.264


  • Audio recording codecs: AAC LC, AMR-NB, GSM FR, Dolby Digital Plus
  • Audio recording features: Lumia Rich Recording with Surround Sound, Lumia Rich Recording with four microphones
  • Audio playback features: Podcasts, Media Player, Music player, Audio Streaming, Dolby Headphone, Graphical equalizer, Cloud music playback, Cloud music offline playback, Album graphics display in Music player
  • Radio features: FM Radio, Internet Radio

Video playback

  • Video playback frame rate: 30 fps
  • Video playback codecs: VC-1, H.263, MPEG-4, H.264/AVC, Windows video
  • Video streaming: Video Upload app, Progressive video download, YouTube browsing and video streaming, Streaming from video services and internet

Tools and productivity

  • Features (Personal information Management): Clock, Wallet, OneNote, Calendar, Phonebook, Reminders, Calculator, To-do list, Alarm clock, Family Room, Kid's Corner, Notifications, Social networks in Phonebook
  • Business apps: Office apps, Adobe Reader free download, Lync (Corporate IM) free download, Company Hub for enterprise applications, OneDrive storage for documents and notes
  • Back-up and restore your data: Yes
  • Syncronization: Exchange ActiveSync, Photo Transfer for Mac, Via Windows Phone apps
  • Device management: AirWatch, Symantec, MobileIron, Windows Intune, Microsoft System Center, OMA Device Management v1.2, OMA Client Provisioning v1.1, OMA Device Management v1.1.2

Call management

  • Call types: Audio call, Conference call, Skype video call, Skype voice call
  • Features (Call Management): Call logs, Voice dial, Voice mail, Call history, Call waiting, Call forwarding, Integrated hands-free speakers
  • Noise reduction: Multi-microphone uplink noise cancellation
  • Supported amount of phonebooks: One integrated phonebook

Other Applications

  • Game features: Xbox, Touch UI, DirectX 11


  • Email features: HTML emails, Linked inboxes, Inbox filtering, Email attachments, Multiple email accounts, Conversational view on email, Text-to-speech message reader, Viewing and editing of email attachments

Messaging features

  • Messaging features: Text messaging, Audio messaging, Instant messaging, Unified MMS/SMS e, Multimedia messaging, Multiple SMS deletion, Conversational chat style SMS, List of recently used numbers, Text-to-speech message reader, Unified inbox for SMS and MMS, Number screening for messaging, Distribution lists for messaging, Concatenated SMS for long messages, Integrated text messaging and chat, Automatic resizing of images for MMS


  • Browser: Internet Explorer 11

Device security

  • General security features: PIN code, Signed OS, Device lock, Secure boot, Device lock passcode, Application sandboxing, Application certification, Track and Protect via internet, Backup and restore via Internet, Regular signed firmware updates, Remote device lock via Internet, Remote device wipe via Internet, Browser integrated anti-phishing
  • Enterprise security features: Mobile VPN, Remote lock and wipe, Mobile device management, Remote security policy enforcement, Hardware accelerated device encryption
  • Supported security standards: SSL v3.0, TLS v1.0, TLS v1.1, TLS v1.2, Suite B ciphers
  • WLAN Security: WEP, WPA, EAP-AKA, EAP-SIM, EAP-TLS, WPA-Personal, PEAP-MSCHAPv2, WPA2-Personal, WPA-Enterprise, WPA2 (AES/TKIP), WPA2-Enterprise, EAP-TTLS/MSCHAPv2


  • Materials: Free of BFR, Free of PVC, Contains recycled metals, Contains recycled plastics, Free of nickel on the product surface
  • Packaging: Minimized package, Made of renewable materials, Packaging is 100 % recyclable, Containing up to 80% recycled materials, Virgin wood fibres up to 100% certified
  • Energy efficiency: Battery saver feature, Energy efficient charger, Automatic screen brightness adjustment
  • Product recycling: 100% recoverable as materials and energy
  • User guide: Small printed guide, In-device user guide

Accessibility features

  • Hearing: Video call, TTY support, Vibrating alerts, BT neckloop compatible
  • Vision: Voice Commands, Vibrating alerts, Voice recognition, Font magnification, High contrast mode, Customizable home screen, Screen reader compatible
  • Physical skills: Speakerphone, Audio messages, Voice Commands, Voice recognition, Customizable home screen

The availability of particular products, services and features may vary by region. Please check with your local Microsoft dealer for further details. Microsoft account, Wi-Fi or data network connection and additional fees or subscriptions are required for some features. Apps are available from Windows Store. The specifications are subject to change without notice.

Some services may be available only via downloading or dependent on the market. Only devices that offer compatible multimedia message or email features can receive and display multimedia messages. Content appearance may vary. Some images and ring tones can not be forwarded.

  • 1 Volume thickness.
  • 2 Pre-installed software and apps use a significant amount of the internal memory space.
  • 3 Talk, standby and playback times are estimates only. Actual times are affected by, for example, network conditions, device settings, features being used, battery condition, and temperature.
  • 4 Actual data speeds will vary. Check with your network operator for details.
  • 5 Downloading of maps over-the-air may involve transferring large amounts of data. Your service provider may charge for the data transmission. The availability of products, services and features may vary by region. Please check with your local Microsoft dealer for further details and availability of language options. These specifications are subject to change without notice.
  • 6 Using the FM radio requires a compatible headset that may be sold separately.
  • 7 Bluetooth is limited to specific functions. Audio connectivity is not supported.
  • 8 Bluetooth is limited to specific functions, including Bluetooth headset and file transfer.
  • 9 Pre-installed system software and apps use a significant amount of storage; less internal storage will be available to users. See here for more details.
  • 10 Sold separately.
  • 11 Talk, standby and playback times are estimates only. Actual times are affected by, for example, network conditions, device settings, features being used, battery condition, and temperature. Battery has limited recharge cycles and battery capacity reduces over time. Eventually the battery may need to be replaced.
  • 12 Voice features only available in supported locales and languages.
  • 13 Coverage, service, and 4G/LTE are not available everywhere; actual data speeds may vary. See carrier for coverage details.
  • 14 Height varies by color
  • 15 Width varies by color
  • 16 The device supports SDXC 3.01 standard compliant cards. 200GB cards currently available.
  • 17 Requires a compatible charging accessory, which may be sold separately.