Nokia, now comes under Microsoft brand, has launched its 4G LTE smartphone, the Lumia 638, in India with a price Rs. 8,299 (about 131.193 USD).
The Nokia Lumia 638 features a 4.5-inch FWVGA (854 x 480 pixels) IPS LCD display and is powered by a 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Quad Core processor. It runs Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Cyan and 1 GB of RAM. Along with 4G LTE connectivity, it has 8 GB internal storage that is further expandable with up to 128 GB of microSD card.
The Lumia 638 houses a 5-megapixel rear camera with Auto Focus and Flash, but there is no front-facing camera for video calling. It is fueled by a 1830 mAH battery that is rated for 480 hrs of standby life. Connectivity options include FM Radio, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, A-GPS and 3G. The handset measures 129.5×66.7×9.2 mm and weighs 134 gms.
Key specifications of Nokia Lumia 638 :
- 4.5-inch FWVGA IPS LCD touchscreen display
- 854 x 480 pixels resolution
- 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Quad Core processor
- Windows Phone 8.1 OS with Lumia Cyan
- 1 GB RAM
- 4G LTE
- 8 GB ROM
- 5-megapixel rear camera
- 1830 mAH battery
- FM Radio, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, A-GPS and 3G
- 9.2 mm thin
- weight 134 gms
The Nokia Lumia 638 comes in Orange, Black, Yellow, and White variant colours. It will be available for pre-booking starting Dec 17th on Amazon. It will be available from Microsoft Store. The Microsoft also offering 5 GB of free data on 4G for 2 months for Airtel Post-paid customers in Bengaluru. This offer is available until March 31st , 2015.