Verizon has just become the first U.S. telecom to offer the Nokia Lumia 2520, a Windows RT tablet aimed at prosumers. Naturally, this version includes 4G LTE.
It is available in black or red casings — AT&T will launch its version of this tablet tomorrow, but will be offering it only in black.
More About the Lumia 2520
The Lumia 2520 sport a 10.1-inch, 1080p (1920 x 1080) screen that’s made using Gorilla Glass 2.
It is built around a 2.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm 800, among the fastest mobile processors available. Nokia has put in 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. Users will be able to add up to 32GB more with a microSD card, and the device support Microsoft’s SkyDrive cloud storage service.
In addition to 4G LTE, the 2520 includes Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. There is a 6.7 megapixel rear-facing camera and a front-facing one, too.
Windows RT 8.1 comes bundled not only with a version of Internet Explorer, but also with Outlook RT and Office RT, making this a pro-sumer device, good for consumers and also light-duty business use.
Buyers have the option of picking up Nokia’s clip-on keyboard case designed for this tablet for $150.
We like the Lumia 2520 enough that it made our list of the Best Tablets for Road Warriors.