Another day, another great deal on a nice phone. Yesterday we were talking about the HTC’s Green is Good promo, discounting the HTC 10 by $150. Today we have something for those preferring Windows-based devices as Microsoft has slashed the Lumia 550’s pricing by almost 30%. The quite significant discount allows you to save up to $40. If you potentially interested in the Lumia 550, stay with us because we’re going to take a close up at the offer.
The most affordable Windows 10 phone just got another discount. Right now the Lumia 550 may be yours for just $99 with no strings attached.
At the day of its premiere the Lumia 550 was priced at $139.99, then the price dropped to $119. Right now the phone may be yours for less than $100 as Microsoft reduced its price to $99. In other words the promo gives you a chance to save up to 40 bucks which is 29 percent of the handset’s regular pricing. The promotional price on the Lumia 550 is available at Microsoft’s online store.
When it comes to the device itself, it is surely worth its pricing as for less than 100 bucks you will get a modest phone with Windows 10 on the board. Designed to be primarily a tool of communication the Lumia 550 packs a rather raw specs. Powered by the Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 200 processor paired with 1GB RAM and 8GB of built-in thankfully expandable storage, the phone houses a 4.7-inch screen panel which makes it a really compact handset – perfect for those who value single-handed usage.
In the field of optics, the Lumia 550 offers a 5MP primary camera set on the back and 2MP front-facing snapper. Meanwhile the whole thing is kept alive by a 2,100 mAh battery. Although the phone isn’t particularly powerful, it runs Windows 10 and supports Cortana Personal Assistant, which is undoubtedly the device’s biggest selling point.
Sold unlocked, the Lumia 550 is compatible with all US GSM carriers, including AT&T and T-Mobile. If you want to buy the phone while taking advantage of the Microsoft’s discount, you need to order the handset until October 9th. As for color options, you have no choice here since the phone is accessible only in black.