After unveiling the Lumia 535 earlier this month, Microsoft has announced the first Lumia phone without Nokia label in India. The company added that dual-SIM L535 will be available at a price of Rs. 9,199.
Being touted as “5 x 5 x 5” smartphone, it is not only a true successor of Lumia 530 but also surpasses the Lumia 630 specs-wise. The Lumia 535 comes with 5-inch qHD display, 5MP front-facing and primary camera, and 5 free Microsoft services on the board such as Skype, OneNote, Office, OneDrive and Cortana.
The Microsoft Lumia 535 sports a 5.0-inch qHD touch screen (960 x 540 pixels), 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor, 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage with microSD card slot (expandable up to 128GB), 5MP main camera with LED flash, 5MP wide-angle selfie camera (capable to record 1080p video). The headset comes with Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim SW update pre-installed, which enables the long-awaited Cortana voice assistant (English UK) as a beta in the region.
The Windows phone is 3G only phone with no LTE capability and packs a 1905mAh battery with 11 hours talk time, according to specs sheet. It measures 140.2 x 72.4 x 8.8 mm and weighs 146g.
The Lumia 535 comes in two models – single SIM and Dual SIM. The dual-SIM variant will be available in bright green, bright orange, white, dark grey, cyan and black across the country starting November 28th while the single-SIM model’s availability is still not clear.