Top Lumia Tips to Capture the Songkran Spirit This 2016

 |   Pornravee Suramool

Packed with exciting technology and security features, Lumia phones give Thais the best Windows 10 mobile experience

Microsoft is bringing the power of Windows 10 to Thais with its range of Lumia phones. Now, everyone can get their personal Microsoft Mobile experience with Lumia, no matter if you are a Windows fan, busy executive, or one of the many locals glued to your phones watching YouTube videos while riding the BTS!

More than being just a trusted technology companion, why not use some of our Lumia features below during your Songkran holidays this year?


Lumia 950 Black

Large screens for optimal viewing

Lumia phones come with huge screens for you to see everything on your phones clearer and better! Our flagship Lumia 950 (shown, left) has an impressive 5.2-inch screen size, whereas Lumia 950XL comes with a whopping 5.7-inch screen size. They are also equipped with Quad HD AMOLED Corning® Gorilla® Glass, giving your phone screens a durable and sturdy protection.

The newly launched Lumia 650 has a 5-inch Gorilla® Glass screen with HD display, and the affordable Lumia 550 offers a 4.7-inch HD display, and is Microsoft’s most affordable LTE 4G smartphone.

With the wide choices of screen sizes across different Lumia phones, you can immerse yourself in on-the-go video entertainment instantly! Our Movies & TV App brings you the latest entertainment in one simple, fast, and elegant app on Windows. Play and manage videos from your personal collection. Plus, browse and play movies & TV shows you’ve purchased from the Movies & TV Store.

Windows Hello

Advanced iris-recognition technology

Just because you are wet does not mean you can’t unlock your Lumia phones with ease. The Lumia 950 family comes equipped with Windows Hello that unlocks your phones with just a glance.

Thai consumers surveyed in Microsoft’s Asian Millennial Survey view phone security as one of their top concerns, and expect iris recognition technology to be available on their mobile devices in three years’ time, but with Lumia 950 and Lumia 950XL, you can now lead the pack and be the smartphone tech-leader among your friends with this cool phone-unlocking tool!

Lumia 950 Series Camera

Capture beautiful photos this Songkran

No matter which Lumia phone you choose, you will be able to capture in-depth and high quality photos. Lumia 950 and Lumia 950XL offer an impressive 20MP rear-facing PureView camera with Zeiss optics, triple LED natural flash, and 4K video recording capabilities. The front camera is a 5MP wide-angle 1080p camera, meaning you will be able to capture selfies with a wider group of friends!

On our recently launched Lumia 650, the rear camera is 8MP with sensor, and it also has a 5MP wide-angle front-facing camera on the front. The affordable Lumia 550 has a 5MP rear-facing camera with single LED flash, and a 2MP front-facing camera. No matter which Lumia you choose, beautiful pictures are just a snap away! Make beautiful collages with Phototastic Collagea handy app for those who just love snapping photos. Use this app to create a collage of all the photos taken with over 100 designs to choose from.

Living Image

Make use of our powerful Lumia imaging tools

Pioneered by Lumia, living images are magical photos that extend the image with a bit of video. So if you snap a photo of your friends splashing water around, you’ll see a snippet of that water movement in the resulting Living Image.

On the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950XL, you can also shoot slow-motion video capture with up to 120 fps in 720p resolution- so you can finally slow down that video you’ve recorded to see your best friend’s reactions when they get wet!

To share all those photos or videos, simply select “Tap to share” on your Lumia and you can easily sync up with other Lumia phones and transfer all these priceless moments.


Declutter your phone with cloud storage

Lumia phones also come with impressive internal storage; the Lumia 950 family offers a whopping 32GB, the Lumia 650 comes with 16GB and Lumia 550 offers 8GB of internal storage! But, do you know that they also come with an option to expand their storage with OneDrive?

If you prefer your phones to stay lean and mean, you can also choose to store your photos, videos and work documents on Microsoft’s OneDrive – a secure and convenient location, with all your stuffs available anytime, anywhere!

Lumia smartphones are your best companions for the perfect Windows 10 Mobile experience and why not get one this festive period? The Lumia 950 is now available at THB 20,700, Lumia 950XL at THB 23,300, Lumia 650 at THB 7,190 and Lumia 550 at THB 4,390 from all authorised Microsoft retailers.