Microsoft Lumia 950 XL: First Impressions, Features & Specifications

Meet Microsoft Lumia 950 XL, the phone that works like your PC. Super sleek at just 8.1mm thin, Lumia 950 XL runs Windows 10 and packs Continuum capabilities and a 5.7-inch Quad HD display. It’s large enough to be productive, yet mobile enough to meet your daily phone needs.

Lumia 950 XL Front


Top Features and Benefits of Lumia 950 XL

  • Windows 10 experiences. With one seamless experience across your phone, PC and tablet, Windows 10 gives you access to its Windows Store, OneDrive, Cortana, and Microsoft Office Mobile and Outlook — your truly personal and productive experience. Lumia 950 XL brings this Windows 10 experience to life.Lumia 950 XL Back
  • Continuum for phones. Use your Lumia 950 XL like a PC by connecting it to a bigger screen, keyboard and mouse with Microsoft Display Dock, an optional accessory that enhances the new Windows 10 Continuum experience — and concurrently charges your device. When you’re connected, Windows apps can scale smoothly and display beautifully on the bigger screen, helping you to get things done. Work on a Microsoft Office document, browse the Internet or stream movies for your kids. Plus, you can use your phone independently to take a call or send a text message while you continue to work on the bigger screen. Get the Microsoft Office and Outlook experiences on your mobile device, or use Office 365 with Microsoft Display Dock to unleash the power of editing features on a bigger screen for a PC-like experienceMicrosoft Lumia 950 XL front
  • Superior performance. Alleviate fear of a dying phone thanks to Lumia 950 XL’s 3340 mAh battery3. And now featuring USB-C fast charging, Lumia 950 XL charges your battery half full in half an hour­4. For those who want to eliminate cables, utilize the wireless charging.Lumia 950 XL

Technical Specifications



Windows 10
Exterior Dimensions: 151.9 x 78.4 x 8.1 mm

Weight: 165 g

Casing: polycarbonate

Colors: black, white6

Physical buttons: power, volume, camera

Storage 32 GB7 and up to 200 GB of expandable storage8

OneDrive storage

Display Screen: 5.7-inch Quad HD AMOLEDCorning® Gorilla® Glass 4 display

Resolution: 2560×1440 (518 ppi)

Aspect ratio: 16:9

Touch: Multitouch

CPU Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 810 processor featuring Octa-core CPUs and 64-bit capabilities
Network Wi-Fi: MIMO, WLAN IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac

Bluetooth 4.1

Battery Removable 3340mAh battery, USB-C fast charging, wireless charging4


Battery life3:

Standby 300
Wi-Fi browsing 25.0
2G talk 19.0
3G talk 11.0
MP3 playback 75.0
Video playback 1080p 11.0



Cameras Rear-facing PureView camera with a20-megapixel sensor, Zeiss optics, OIS, triple LED natural flash, and4K video recording

5MP wide-angle 1080p front-facing camera

Ports microSD™ slot, supports up to 200 GB of expandable storage7

USB-C charging port for data, AV connectivity and charging

3.5mm stereo headset



Sensors Accelerometer

Ambient light sensor




Proximity sensor

Power supply Microsoft USB-C Fast Charger (AC-100)
Location A-GLONASS




Wi-Fi network positioning


In the box Lumia 950 XL

3340mAh battery

Microsoft USB-C Fast Charger (AC-100)

Microsoft USB-C Cable (CA-232CD)

Quick Guide

Pre-loaded Creative Studio


Lumia Help+Tips

Photos plug-ins9

Transfer my Data

Warranty One-year limited hardware warranty10




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