Vodacom had previously revealed that it plans to offer the Nokia Lumia 1020 during November.
According to a Nokia spokesperson, the Lumia 1020 will be available on Vodacom‘s Smart S contract for R399 per month and has a recommended retail price of R9,499.
Nokia officially unveiled the Lumia 1020 at an event in New York on 11 July 2013, with product demonstrations focussing heavily on the capabilities of the 41-megapixel camera built into the device.
The key specifications of the device are summarised in the table below:
|Specifications||Nokia Lumia 1020|
|Dimensions||130.4 x 71.4 x 10.4mm|
|Operating system||Windows Phone 8|
|Display||4.5″ WXGA (768×1280)|
|Rear camera||41MP PureView|
|Front camera||1MP (1280×960)|
|Processor||1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4|
|Cellular data||HSPA+, LTE|
|SIM type||Micro SIM|