Microsoft has officially unveiled the next phone in the Lumia lineup today.
And yes, it happens to be the first one after the name change from Nokia to Microsoft.
The Lumia 535 will be available in Single and Dual SIM variants, and runs on Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim. The phone will be powered by a Quad core Snapdragon 200 processor clocked at 1.2 GHz, and an Adreno 320 GPU. It has 1 GB of RAM, and 8 GB of internal storage, and supports an external micro SD card up to 128 GB in size.
The 535 has dual 5 mega pixel camera, one on the rear and one on the front of the device. The rear camera comes with an LED Flash, a quarter inch sensor and is capable of shooting videos of 848x800 resolution. The front camera uses a wide angle lens. The phone also has some cool camera apps such as Bing vision, Creative Studio, Lumia Camera, Lumia Selfie.
It will have standard Nokia apps such as HERE Maps, HERE Radio, etc, as well as some apps from Microsoft.
Microsoft has also designed a special flip cover for the phone, which you can see below.
Microsoft Lumia Technical Specifications:
- Operating System: Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim
- Display: 5” IPS LCD, qHD (960 x 540 pixels), 220 ppi, Sunlight readability enhancements, Corning Gorilla Glass 3,
- Processor: Snapdragon 200 Quad core 1.2 GHz
- GPU: Adreno 302
- RAM: 1 GB
- Storage: 8 GB, expandable up to 128 GB via Micro SD card, Free Cloud Storage 15 GB
- Rear Camera: 5.0 Megapixels with 1/4 inch sensor, Auto focus, f/2.4 aperture, LED flash, FWVGA (848 x 480)
- Front Camera: 5.0 Megapixels wide angle, f/2.4 aperture, FWVGA (848 x 480)
- Battery: 1905 mAh
- SIM: Single and Dual SIM variants, Micro SIM
- Connectivity: Micro-USB, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, WiFi, GSM, WCDMA, A-GLONASS, A-GPS,
- Sensors: Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, Proximity sensor
- Dimensions: 140.2 x 72.4 x 8.8mm
- Weight: 146 g
It will be available in Cyan, Bright Green, Bright Orange, White, Dark Grey, and Black.
The back cover of the phone is interchangeable so you could buy some of the other colours and change it as you like.
The Microsoft Lumia 535 has been priced at 110 EUROS before taxes, which translates to approximately Rs. 8400. It will be available in select markets starting this month.