The first Lumia device with Microsoft’s badge has arrived in the Philippines. Meet the Microsoft Lumia 535! It is an entry level smartphone with pretty decent specs. Microsoft announced in October that it will be ditching the Nokia branding on its Lumia devices. Nokia branding will continue to be seen in feature phones though.
Nokia, the company that still exists after the sale of its entire mobile division Microsoft recently announced the Nokia N1, an 8-inch tablet running Android 5.0 Lollipop over Nokia’s own Z Launcher. Nokia commissioned Foxconn, the same company that makes Apple’s iPad and iPhone and Blackberry’s devices, to make the N1 tablet.
Anyway, here’s a rundown of specs.
Microsoft Lumia 535:
- 1.2GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor
- 1GB RAM
- 8GB internal storage expandable via MicroSD up to 128GB
- 5-inch qHD IPS LCD display (960 x 540 pixels)
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- 5 megapixel rear facing camera with autofocus and LED flash
- 5 megapixel front facing camera
- Dual SIM, Dual Standby
- HSPA+, WiFi, WiFi hotspot, Bluetooth
- GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS
- 1,905 mAh battery
- Windows Phone 8.1
The price? It is only P5,990! The Microsoft Lumia 535 will be available within this month.