Microsoft today announced Lumia 640 XL and Lumia 640 smartphones at MWC 2015. Both these devices are said to affordable Lumia smartphones with better configuration. The new Lumia 640 XL will be available from this month (March 2015) itself at the price of 189 Euros for 3G variants and 219 Euros for 4G LTE. This is approximately Rs. 13,000 and Rs. 15,000 in INR.
Lumia 640 XL comes out of the box loaded with Windows Phone 8.1 OS with Lumia Denim update. According to Microsoft it will be upgraded to Windows 10 for Phones ones the OS is officially launched. Users get Dual SIM option as well. As its name includes “XL”, the phone indeed has very large display, which is 5.7 inch HD ClearBlack IPS display protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and offering 1280 x 720 pixels resolution. The phone is powered with 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor from which we can surely expect great performance. It is further accompanied by Adreno 305 GPU and 1GB of RAM to make multitasking as well as Gaming more comfortable.
Another attraction of Microsoft Lumia 640 XL could be its 13 Megapixel auto focus camera with LED flash at rear facing allowing you to capture high quality pictures and videos. While at the front facing, the phone offers us 5 Megapixel shooter for grate Selfies. It has 8GB internal storage memory supporting expandable memory upto 128GB. As mentioned above, Lumia 640 XL comes in two variants, i.e. 4G LTE and 3G. Apart from them, another connectivity options supported are WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS / aGPS and Bluetooth 4.0. Microsoft is running the phone on 3000 mAh battery. We surely dont need to worry about carrying charge in our bag every time.
Microsoft Lumia 640 XL specifications:
- Windows Phone 8.1 OS with Lumia Denim, upgradable to Windows 10 for Phones
- Dual SIM (optional)
- 5.7 inch HD ClearBlack IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
- 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
- 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor
- 1GB RAM
- Adreno 305 GPU
- 8GB internal memory, expandable upto 128GB using microSD card
- 13 Megapixel rear camera with Auto focus and LED flash
- 5 Megapixel front-facing camera
- 4G LTE / 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS / aGPS
- 3000 mAh battery