Nokia said that it will be available off-contract at Vodacom at a recommended retail price of R9,499, and on Vodacom’s Smart S contract for R499/month.
MTN will offer the device on AnyTime 100 for R449/month.
Nokia unveiled its first tablet PC, the Lumia 2520, along with the Lumia 1520, its first so-called “phablet”, and the Lumia 1320 smartphone on 22 October 2013.
A few days later, Cell C and Vodacom confirmed that they both planned to offer the Lumia 2520 tablet in 2014, while Cell C said it also plans to bring in the Nokia c and 1520.
The key specifications of the three devices, as provided by Nokia, are summarised in the table below:
|Specifications||Nokia Lumia 1320||Nokia Lumia 1520||Nokia Lumia 2520|
|Dimensions||164.25 x 85.9 x 9.79mm||162.8 x 85.4 x 8.7mm||267 x 168 x 8.9mm|
|Operating system||Windows Phone 8||Windows Phone 8||Windows RT 8.1|
|Display||6″ 720p (720×1280)||6″ 1080p (1080×1920)||10.1″ 1080p (1920×1080)|
|Front camera||0-3MP||1.2MP wide angle||2MP wide angle|
|Processor||1.7GHz dual-core Qualcomm Krait 300 (Snapdragon 400)||2.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Krait 400 (Snapdragon 800)||2.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Krait 400 (Snapdragon 800)|
|Graphics||Adreno 305||Adreno 330||Adreno 330|
|Cellular data||HSPA+, LTE||HSPA+, LTE||HSPA+, LTE|