Nokia Lumia 1020 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Nokia Lumia 1020 - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Nokia Lumia 1020 is a 2013 smartphone. It measures 130.4 x 71.4 x 10.4 mm and weighs 158 g. It has a AMOLED display measuring 4.5" inches. The resolution is 768 x 1280 and 332 ppi pixel density.

There is Single front camera with 1.2 MP. The main camera is Single with 41 MP.

It runs on Dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait CPU with 32 GB, 2 GB RAM / 64 GB (Telefonica exclusive) memory. The battery is 2000 mAh.

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Nokia Lumia 1020 specs

General specs

Brand and model

Nokia Lumia 1020

Release date

2013, July


130.4 x 71.4 x 10.4 mm (5.13 x 2.81 x 0.41 in)


158 g (5.57 oz)


Yellow, white, black, red (AT&T exclusive)


2000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion

Battery life

Stand by time- Up to 384 h (3G)
Talking time- Up to 19 h (2G) / Up to 13 h 20 min (3G)
Music play - Up to 63 h

Approximate price400 EUR





capacitive touchscreen

Display colors


Screen size

4.5" inc

Screen area

57.6 cm2

Screen format

5:3 (height:width)

Screen to body ratio


Screen resolution

768 x 1280 px

PPI /points per inch/

332 PPI

Screen protection

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Other - PureMotion HD+ ClearBlack display

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main

41 MP, Single

Camera specs

-41 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/1.5'', 1.12µm, OIS, AF


Carl Zeiss optics, Xenon & LED flash, panorama

Video 1080p@30fps, 4x lossless digital zoom
Front camera, selfie

1.2 MP, Single


1.2 MP

Video 720p@30fps


Operating system OS

Microsoft Windows Phone 8, upgradable to 8.1


- Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon S4 Plus

Processor CPU

- Dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait

Graphics processor GPU

- Adreno 225

External memory


Internal memory

32 GB, 2 GB RAM / 64 GB (Telefonica exclusive)

Antutu 7 score 12413 (Rank 1804 of 2128)
GeekBench 4 Single Core 438 (Rank 807 of 987)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core 869 (Rank 928 of 984)

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Micro-SIM
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps
Edge Up to 236.8 kbps
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, DLNA, hotspot
USB microUSB 2.0
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE/ aptX after WP8 Denim update
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 1.23 W/kg (head)     0.97 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.76 W/kg (head)     0.67 W/kg (body)    

Music and Audio

Radio Stereo FM radio, RDS
Headphone jack Yes
- Dolby Digital Plus audio enhancement
-Dolby Headphone
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Other features

- Sensors - Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
- Also known as Nokia EOS, Nokia 909, Nokia RM-875, Nokia RM-877, Nokia RM-876
Disclaimer: The information provided here is based on publicly available information and official specifications from Nokia. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should be aware that specifications are subject to change and updates from Nokia may not be reflected.

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Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Nokia Lumia 1020 was around 400 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2013, July.
The weight of the Nokia Lumia 1020 is 158 g.
The screen size of the Nokia Lumia 1020 is 4.5" inches.
The size of the Nokia Lumia 1020 is 130.4 x 71.4 x 10.4 mm (HxWxD).

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