“The Lumia 650 offers a quad-core processor, 16-gigs of storage, 8MP/5MP cameras and 4G LTE support”
Microsoft’s latest budget Lumia smartphone, the Lumia 650, was recently spotted on Amazon India ahead of the official launch. Today, the company has officially launched the dual-SIM variant of the smartphone in the country. The Lumia 650 was originally unveiled in February running Windows 10 out of the box. It is a mid-range offering that sports a polished, diamond cut and anodised aluminium frame.
The Lumia 650 (first impressions) comes with a 5-inch HD AMOLED display with a layer of Corning’s Gorilla Glass 3 on top. The phone is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 processor, aided by 1GB of RAM. The handset comes with 16GB of internal memory, which can be further increased up to 200GB via a microSD card. The device is fuelled by a 2,000mAh battery, which delivers 16 hours of talk time.
The Lumia 650 features an 8-megapixel primary snapper with an LED flash, and a 5-megapixel wide-angle secondary snapper for selfies. In terms of connectivity, it offers dual-SIM slots, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1 and NFC. The device comes with built-in support for Microsoft business apps, new third-party Windows apps, and one click setup of tools like Office 365.
The Lumia 650 comes with the Glance screen and Cortana voice-assistant. The phone has been priced at Rs 15,299, and will be available across channels in the country.