Nokia Lumia Icon is available for purchase in Chinese website ahead of its announcement
Nokia Lumia Icon is up-for-sales in Chinese retailer before it is officially revealed
Nokia Lumia 929 aka Nokia Lumia Icon is an eagerly anticipated smartphone that is yet to be announced by the company. It excitement around the revealing of the handset definitely fuels the rumor mill to provide more and more leaks and rumors about the official arrival of the model.
If we can trust the leaks, we can summarize the whole information about the Nokia Lumia Icon and conclude that it will arrive with a 5-inches AMOLED screen with a resolution of 1080p. Just like its predecessor Nokia Lumia 928, the Lumia Icon is purposed for Verizon and provides a package of high-end specs in compact and attractive body. Under the hood of the handset is working a quad-core 2.2GHz CPU with Snapdragon 800 chip and 2GB RAM. The internal memory in Lumia Icon will be 32GB. Users will not have the option to expand it via microSD cards but there are plenty of opportunities to use cloud space for storing of your data and files. The model runs on Windows Phone 8 OS, the latest update of the platform GDR3. There is a 20MP on the back of the phone. The Lumia Icon provides a lot of extras and capabilities, including Qi wireless charging, a wide range of connectivity features pre-installed applications. The battery of the upcoming smartphone is with a capacity of 2420mAh. It seems like forever since the first rumors about the model appeared on the web.
We had some hopes to see the Nokia Lumia Icon at the CES 2014 but Nokia was not generous about sharing details for the launching of the model. Recently the smartphone was spotted available for sells in n the Chinese online retailer Taobao. It can be purchased for 3600 CNY (equal to $628). This is similar to what experts predict about the price of the Lumia Icon when it finally hits the shelves of Verizon.
Source: Taobao (translated)