Superb mid-range phablet
Display and Design
The Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM features a 5.7-inch IPS HD ClearBlack multi touch display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3.0 protection. It has a waistline of 9mm and is a bit heavy with a weight of 171g. It is available in different flavours like matte cyan, glossy white, orange, matte white and black.
CPU and Platform
For driving its processes, the device is packed with a 1.2GHz quad-core Cortex A7 processor from the Qualcomm MSM8226 Snapdragon 400 chipset. It works in tandem with a 1GB RAM and Adreno 305 GPU thereby ensuring robust management of standard applications. It runs on latest Microsoft Windows Phone v8.1 OS with Lumia Denim.
Camera and Storage
The Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM sports a 13MP autofocus camera at the back which comes with Carl Zeiss optics, LED flash, 1/3Â sensor size, BSI sensor and 4X digital zoom and can shoot full HD videos at 30fps. It is accompanied by a 5MP front snapper which can also record 1,080p videos. It is equipped with 8GB of internal memory which is further expandable up to 128GB.
Battery and Connectivity
Fuelled by a 3,000mAh Li-ion battery, the Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM is rated to deliver more than 31 hours of talktime and up to 936 hours of standby time in 2G networks. It can be connected via 4G LTE Cat4, 3G, GLONASS, NFC, DLNA, Mobile hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS/A-GPS, Wi-Fi and USB port.
The Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM, as the name suggests, is a big sized smartphone (phablet actually) with the main attraction being the high speed 4G LTE connectivity. This mid range phablet comes in a wide range of colours and offers various useful benefits of Windows for free, of course for a limited period.