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Nokia Lumia 520
Windows Phone

About this handset

The Nokia Lumia 520 is a smartphone featuring Windows Phone 8 operating system, changeable back covers and 1 GHz dual-core processor. The device brings the best browsing experience with IE10 hardware accelerated graphics and HTML5 support. Other key features include a large 4.0" display and a 5 megapixel camera. Develop apps for this device with XNA and C++ frameworks and build web experiences using Internet Explorer 10.


Technical Specs

Developer Platform Windows Phone
Operating System Windows Phone 8
Screen Resolution 480 x 800 pixels

General

Development Frameworks C#
C++
DirectX
JavaScript
Silverlight
Visual Basic
XAML
XNA
Screen Resolution 480 x 800 pixels
Screen Color Depth 24 bits
Screen Size 4 inches
Display Technology LCD transmissive
Lumia Color profile
Device Size 119.9 x 64 x 9.9 mm
Volume 75.7 cc
Weight 124 g
Display Touch Technology Capacitive Touch
Keyboard Type On-screen Touch QWERTY Keyboard
Other Keys Camera Key
Power Key
Volume Keys
Frequency Bands GSM 1800
GSM 1900
GSM 850
GSM 900
WCDMA Band II (1900)
WCDMA Band I (2100)
WCDMA Band V (850)
WCDMA Band VIII (900)
Data Bearers EDGE Class B
GPRS Class B
HSDPA Cat14 21 Mbps
HSUPA Cat6 5.76 Mbps
WCDMA
WLAN IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
Regional Availability Global
CPU Count Dual-core CPU
CPU Type Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8227
CPU Clock Rate 1.0 GHz
Graphics Processor Adreno 305
Consumer Link Device Home Page
Developer Page Link Developer Home Page

Extra Features

Extra Features 2 Microphones
3D Accelerometer
Ambient Light Sensor
Application Highlights
Flight Mode
Here Drive
Here Maps
Here Transit
Micro SIM
Proximity Sensor
Wallet
Positioning A-GPS
CellID
GLONASS
GPS
SA-GPS
WiFi positioning

Browser, Flash and Web Tech

UAProfile Link Profile
Example User Agent Header ie_10
Browser Details CSS 3
HTML5
HTML 4.1
XHTML
XML

Multimedia

Camera Resolution 2592 x 1936 pixels
CMOS Sensor 5.0 megapixels
Camera Digital Zoom 4 x
Camera F-Stop/Aperature f/2.4
Camera Minimum Focus Range 10 cm to infinity
Camera Image Formats JPEG/Exif
Camera Features Auto and Manual White Balance
Continuous Auto Focus
Full Screen Viewfinder
Geotagging
Lenses Applications
Nokia Smart Camera
Sensor Size 1/4"
Still Image Editor
Touch Focus
Video Recording Resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
Video Recording Frame Rate 30 fps
Video Digital Zoom 4 x
Video Recording Formats H.264/AVC
Video Features Video Player
Video Recorder
Video Streaming
Video Playback Formats 3GPP formats (H.263)
ASF
H.264/AVC
M4V
MPEG-4
VC-1
WMV 9
Graphic Formats BMP, EXIF, GIF87a, GIF89a, PNG, TIFF, WBMP, WMF
Audio Features Audio Streaming
Bluetooth Stereo
Handsfree Speaker
Music Player
Uplink Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats 3G2, AAC, AAC LC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, HE-AAC v1, HE-AAC v2, M4A, MP3, MP4, WMA 10 Pro, WMA 9
Speech Codecs AMR-NB
AMR-WB
EFR
GSM FR
GSM HR

Memory Functions

RAM Memory 512 MB
Memory Card Type Micro SD
Maximum Memory Card Size 64 GB

Connectivity

Local Connectivity 3.5mm Audio Connector
Bluetooth 4.0 + LE
Bluetooth Stereo Audio
Micro USB
USB 2.0 High-Speed
WiFi
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP 1.2, AVRCP 1.4, GAVDP 1.2, HFP 1.5, OPP 1.1, PBAP 1.1, SDAP, SPP 1.0

Messaging

Messaging AMS, IM, MMS, SMS
Email Solutions Gmail: IMAP/SMTP
Hotmail: MSP
Mail for Exchange
Nokia Email
Yahoo: IMAP/SMTP
Supported Email Protocols IMAP4, POP3, SMTP

Power Management

Power Management USB Charging
Battery model BL-5J 3.7V 1430mAh
Video Playback Time up to 4.8 hours
Music Playback Time up to 61 hours

Other

OMA Device Management OMA Client Provisioning v1.1
OMA Device Management v1.2
Synchronization ActiveSync