Microsoft announces the launch of its entry-level smartphone Lumia 535 with dual-SIM support in India at Rs 9,199. The phone will reach to store shelves on November 28. The device doesn’t have Nokia branding.
The latest smartphone, Nokia Lumia 535 features Microsoft’s newest OS that is Windows Phone 8.1, and comes loaded with the Lumia Denim update. The Microsoft smartphone sports a 5-inch qHD (960×540 pixels) display with Corning’s Gorrila Glass 3 protection. The Microsoft mobile phone comes powered with a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 200 processor along with 1GB of RAM.
The handset offers internal memory of 8GB, while users can also add external memory to it using a microSD card of up to 128GB. Not only this, but Microsoft is also offering a free cloud storage of 15GB to each Microsoft Lumia 535 buyer. When it comes to the camera, the Microsoft phone offers a 5MP front-facing camera for wonderful selfies. However, the main camera fixed at the rear is also of the same capability that is 5MP, but is assisted by an LED flash to perform equally good in the improper lighting conditions.
Apart from this, the device offers all the good connectivity options like 3G, Wi-Fi, GPS and Bluetooth LE. There is a good 1,905mAh battery provided that offers justifying backup. To make this deal much more interesting, Microsoft is also offering some goodies with the phone like:
- 2 months of free BoxTV subscription
- eBooks worth Rs 1,500 on Flipkart
- Rs 150 of recharge on any network
- Rs 6,000 off (over 3 months) on purchases made through the Windows Phone Jabong app
All the good offers doesn’t end here, Microsoft is also promoting mobile Internet usage for which it has tied up with Vodafone to offer 500MB of data for 2 months for the users. Besides this, there are two other packages as well, which offers Microsoft services such as: 1TB of OneDrive for businesses at just Rs 799 annually and an Office 365 Business Premium subscription at Rs 2,499 annually.