Nokia Talks About the Lumia 1020′s LooksJuly 22, 2013 No Comments
Nokia has taken some time out today to talk about the Lumia 1020 and some of the decisions they made like choosing polycarbonate, etc.
All three colours have a matt finish, which has been selected over gloss because of its character and the quality feel that it offers.The top coat has also been further improved with an anti-fingerprint and dirt resistant finish.
“We looked at and tested both matt and gloss finishes. However, the matt looked and lent itself very well to the three colours,”
Proud to be polycarbonate
While the use of metal in the Nokia Lumia 925 has won plenty of admirers, it was never meant as an end to Nokia’s long and proud history with polycarbonate.
“We are a leader in premium polycarbonate execution and the Nokia Lumia 1020 is continuing that success and the character that we have established since the Nokia N9,”
“We have revolutionised how plastic is perceived by many – the single piece polycarbonate is a real Nokia signature.“
The camera detail is aluminium and has a black matt finish, regardless of the main colour choice. Aluminium was chosen because of ‘durability and quality.’
On the other side of the smartphone, the display is Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and is curved at the edges to complement the industrial design. On the sides, the keys are also aluminium
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