Nokia Unveils Lumia 2520 Windows Tablet for $499

Nokia Unveils Lumia 2520 Windows Tablet for $149(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Electronics-maker Nokia on Tuesday unveiled its first Windows tablet in the form of the Nokia Lumia 2520.

The move arrives after Microsoft signaled its intention to purchase Nokia’s devices unit for the reported price of 3.79 EUR in early September.

The Lumia 2520 features a 10.1-inch HD display, 4G LTE and a 6.7MP camera running on Windows RT 8.1.

“The Lumia 2520 pairs with a unique and stylish accessory which offers a great set of benefits: the Nokia Power Keyboard. Offering up to five extra hours of battery life and two built-in USB ports, the Nokia Power Keyboard makes battery life worries a thing of the past. A protective and wraparound cover, the Nokia Power Keyboard includes a fully functional keypad with gesture trackpad, so typing feels as natural as on a laptop. With Microsoft Office and Outlook preinstalled, getting more done on the go is easier than ever,” stated Nokia via a press release.

The device itself is expected to start shipping later this year with the recommended U.S. retail price of $499 USD. The Lumia 2520 is available is colors including white glossy, red glossy, cyan matte and black matte.