The affordable 4G smartphone from Nokia with a 4.7 inch screen has been spotted in India.
The phone has been added to the Indian website as coming soon, and has also been spotted at Infibeam as forthcoming product. It has also been added to Nokia India website as comig soon.
This 1.2 GHz Dual Core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 powered phone will come with a 512 MB RAM and 8 GB of Internal memory.
The phone has come to Germany on pre-order at a price of Euro 254 and is expected to land in UK on the 26th August.
The phone was expected to will begin selling in China, Europe, Asia Pacific, India, Middle East, Africa and Latin America in quarter 3 in 2013. Though the launch date for the phone in India is yet to be announced, we can expect a launch in late August or September this year. Since Airtel is going to launch 4G services in Delhi next month, the arrival of the Lumia 625 in India around September will benefit Nokia.
The Lumia 625 delivers high-speed entertainment to a wide audience with a large 4.7-inch super-sensitive LCD screen and 4G Internet access. This is a Windows 8 OS based richer and easier to use smartphone experience at a competitive price.
The internal phone memory is jus 8 GB which will not bother you, since the phone memory can be expanded up to 64 GB with a SD memory card support. The phone sports support for Xbox Live, Microsoft Office, and 7GB of online SkyDrive storage to make life easier.
The Lumia 625 will be available in a range of colours including orange, yellow, bright green, white and black with and five brightly coloured changeable shells to add to the Live Tile personalisation.
Going by the retail price of 254 Euros in Germany, at a conversion rate of Euro 1.00 = Rs 81.13, the amount will come to about Rs 20500.
Quick specs, Nokia Lumia 625
Windows Phone 8
4.7 inch WVGA @ 201ppi
Sunlight Readability Enhancement, High Brightness Mode, Color Enhancement and Super Sensitive Touch
1.2GHz, Dual Core
8GB with support for up to 64GB SD card
Main: 5 megapixel Autofocus, LED flash ,1080p@30fps, VGA front facing camera