Rumors about the upcoming Microsoft’s Windows Phone dubbed as Surface Phone add up with the latest leaked images showing an actual device with all the references you could see on the phone.
These leaked images come from Chinese microblogging website via the user KJuma that contain visually more believable renders and pictures of seemingly high-end Windows Phone that also have been written with Surface Phone label on the rear panel.
Even though Nokia has taken another path to launch Android smartphones with HMD starting next year, the camera design elements on this alleged Microsoft smartphone still seem to be something from Nokia’s design factories, however this phone – if true, will be coming next year.
After all the titbits about Microsoft’s giving up on mobile hardware business and focusing on its universal Windows 10 platform for mobile devices and computers, recent disclosures directly from the Satya – CEO Microsoft revealed that the company has major plans about re introducing mobile phone category soon. Sooner after that the speculations about a Surface branded Windows Phone started appearing online as this one is the latest.
Looking at these images easily tells that this is the large device with “Surface Phone” as labeled on the rear panel, just like the Surface Book. The camera has a big rounded module like Lumia 1020 or Lumia 950 with a Xenon flash as well and Carl Zeiss optics. “Microsoft” branding is on the front top and Windows 10 capacitive keys on the lower side of the display.
Revising with the previous reports, the Surface Phone may sport a 5.5-inch display with QHD resolution of 2560×1440 pixel. The phone will allegedly be powered by the unannounced-yet Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset as well as the huge 6GB RAM. USB Type-C port will be the connectivity medium on the phone. Quick Charge 4.0 support may also be present on the upcoming Microsoft Surface Phone.
The rumored specs currently just look not more than fanatic desires, it will be really attractive smartphone with such a features if launched in a few months. However we’ll recommend you to take it with a pinch of salt and just dream about it.