Nokia lets us know that it’s adding yet another Windows 8 smartphone to its portfolio – a low-end Lumia 620 that should get attention of the youth on the budget. The new addition to the Lumia lineup will become available in first quarter of 2013 and will cost around $249 off contract. It is scheduled to arrive to Asia in January, followed by Europe, the Middle East and other countries. Nokia has not specified yet if the device will be offered in the US. Just few weeks ago the manufacturer launched the newest Lumia models together with AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile, and it seems to be too early to introduce something new to the market. Especially where users are addicted to Android and iOS devices.
Learn more about the Nokia Lumia 620
The Nokia Lumia 620 powered by a dual-core 1GHz Snapdragon S4 processor with 512MB of RAM on board, the latest Windows 8 platform and 1,300mAh battery. It features a 3.8-inch ClearBlack display with 480 x 800 pixels, 8GB of internal memory, and a 5-megapixel rear camera with low resolution front shooter.
The handset does not offer wireless charging feature like the Nokia Lumia 920, but you get the interchangeable shells coming with variety of vivid colors to enable that feature on your device.
Other features of Nokia Lumia 620 include: quad-band roaming, Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi connectivity, GPS naviagation, and NFC. It comes with a series of Nokia-branded apps that are exclusive to Lumia smartphones, including Nokia Music, Nokia Transport, the ESPN Hub, and Nokia City Lens.
Along with the Lumia 620, Nokia also officially announced the Lumia 920T, which is a TD-SCDMA / TD-LTE variant of the Lumia 920, optimized for the Chinese market. Well, Nokia family just getting bigger.
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