Nokia has listed two more Lumia series phone. Nokia Lumia 530 and Nokia Lumia 530 Dual SIM handset is now official, with a tag price EUR 85 (Approx Rs 6,900). According to the news, both the Lumia 530 and Lumia 530 Dual SIM will be available starting August in selected markets.

Nokia Lumia 530 and Lumia 530 Dual SIM Budget Windows Phone 8.1
Nokia Lumia 530 and Lumia 530 Dual SIM Budget Windows Phone 8.1

Notably, both these handsets of Nokia will be available in Bright Orange, Bright Green, Dark Grey and White colour variants, and features changeable shells.

The Lumia 530 and Lumia 530 Dual SIM runs on Windows Phone 8.1 OS out-of-the-box, with Lumia Cyan update and supports firmware over-the-air (FOTA) updates. Both cellphones hardware specifications are similar, except one is single SIM and another is Dual SIM.

The Lumia 530 sports a 4-inches Capacitive touchscreen display with FWVGA 480×854 pixels resolution, 16M colour, and 246ppi pixels of density. It is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor, which is clocked at 1.2GHz  of speed, and coupled with 512MB of RAM.

It houses a 5-megapixel fixed focus rear camera and also comes preloaded with digital camera add-ons such as Bing vision, Nokia Camera, and Nokia Glam Me. However, there is no frontal camera for Video-Calling.

The new Lumia smartphones includes 4GB of inbuilt storage which is further expandable up to 128GB via an external microSD card. Both, Lumia 530 and Lumia 530 Dual SIM comes with 15GB free OneDrive cloud storage space.

The cellphone measures 119.7×62.3×11.7mm and weigh 128 grams. The Lumia 530 packs a 1430mAh battery which is rated to deliver up to 10 hours of talk time and up to 528 hours of standby time. GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth (4.0), GPS and Micro-USB are main connectivity options.

Commenting on the launch, Jo Harlow, Corporate Vice President of Microsoft Devices Group said, “We are moving quickly to help more people experience the uncompromised Lumia technologies, third party apps, and Microsoft services that we deliver on our flagship products. Lumia 530 underscores our commitment to making affordable smartphones for everyone, and introducing more people to the best of Microsoft.”

The Nokia Lumia 530 comes with Proximity and Accelerometer sensors.

The main specifications of Nokia Lumia 530 & Lumia 530 Dual SIM :

  1. Display : 4″
  2. Processor : 1.2GHz
  3. Resolution : 480×854 pixels
  4. RAM : 512MB
  5. OS : Windows Phone 8.1
  6. ROM : 4GB
  7. Rear Camera : 5-megapixel, no front
  8. Battery : 1430mAh