Microsoft had launched most affordable dual-SIM smartphone in India, Lumia 435 Dual SIM for Rs. 5,999. Now, the company has come into market with Lumia 430, which will cost you only US $70 (Roughly Rs. 4,999).
The Lumia 430 Dual SIM will begin rolling out in selected markets in the Middle East, Africa, Asia-Pacific, Russia, Kazakhstan, and Belarus starting in April, while it will be made available in India at the end of April. The smartphone comes in Bright Orange and Black variant colours.
Microsoft Lumia 430 Dual SIM currently runs on Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim update, but it will be upgraded to Windows 10 when it becomes available. It features a 4-inch WVGA (480×800 pixels) LCD display with a pixel density 235ppi.
The Lumia 430 Dual SIM is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor, coupled with 1GB of RAM. It’s 8GB built-in storage is further expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB). The company is also offering 30GB of free OneDrive cloud storage.
The Lumia 430 Dual SIM is equipped with a 2-megapixel fixed-focus rear camera, while there is a 0.3-megapixel front camera is available for video calling. The handset is backed by a 1500mAh user replaceable battery, that claims for 8.4 hours of talk time and 24 days of standby time. The device measures 120.5 x 63.19 x 10.63 mm, and weighs 127.9 grams.
The Lumia 430 Dual SIM features Microsoft Office services (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote), Outlook, Skype, OneDrive, and also users can download more apps from the Windows Phone Store. The Lumia Denim update will bring Live Folders, Cortana and Apps Corner. The Lumia Camera is preinstalled in the device and brings Lumia Selfie app to click, edit and share selfies.
Connectivity options include in the smartphone are FM Radio, GPS, Bluetooth, WiFi, 3G and micro-USB.
Microsoft Lumia 430 Dual SIM specifications
- Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim update, upgradable to Windows 10
- 4-inch WVGA LCD touchscreen display
- 480×800 pixels resolution / 235ppi pixels of density
- 1.2GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor
- 1GB RAM / 8GB
- 2-megapixel fixed-focus rear camera / VGA front-facing shooter
- 1500mAh user replaceable battery
- 10.63 mm thickness / weighs 127.9 grams
- FM Radio, GPS, Bluetooth, WiFi, 3G and micro-USB