Microsoft Devices announced the company’s latest smartphones under Microsoft Lumia brand – Lumia 535 and Lumia 535 Dual SIM smartphones at a price tag of 110 Euors (US $135) before taxkes & subsidies. The Microsoft Lumia 535 and the Lumia 535 Dual SIM come in Cyan, Bright Green, Bright Orange, White, Dark Grey and Black. Initially, it would start rolling out in China, Hong Kong and Bangladesh at the end of November and later on other countries to follow. Although, the Lumia 535 Dual SIM smartphone has been listed as “Coming Soon” on the official India website. It has also introduced flip cover for these smartphones.
According to Lumia Conversations blog, Microsoft said,
“Today sees the launch of the new Microsoft Lumia 535, our “5x5x5″ smartphone package bringing a 5-inch screen, 5-megapixel front- and rear-facing camera, and free integrated Microsoft experiences (such as Skype and OneNote) to more people at an affordable price.”
On the Specifications front, both the smartphone feature 5-inch IPS display with a resolution of 960 x 540 pixels and it is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It is powered by 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor which is paired with 1GB of RAM. It runs on Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim update and has 8GB in-built memory which can be expanded further up to 128GB via microSD card.
On the imaging front, it features 5MP auto-focus rear-camera with LED flash and 5MP front-facing camera with wide-angle 24mm lens for selfie & video-calling.
It comes in two variants single SIM and dual-SIM, in India likely Lumia 535 Dual-SIM will be launched and it has connectivity features like 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 LE and GPS/aGPS.
It weighs 146 grams and has dimensions of 140.2 x 72.4 x 8.8 mm.
It packs 1905 mAh battery.
Both the smartphone comes pre-loaded with Subway Surfers game, Microsoft Office, Instagram and more.