As expected, Microsoft has today launched the Lumia 535 in India. The first ever non-Nokia Lumia smartphone is priced at Rs 9,199 and will be available from November 28 onwards. Also Read - More than 75% of Windows Phones in use no longer receive security updates: ReportAlso Read - Lava Xolo Win Q1000 featuring a 5-inch display and running on Windows 8.1 unveiled
Microsoft launched the Lumia 535 earlier this month. Apart from its affordability, one of the talking points on this smartphone is the 5-megapixel wide-angle selfie camera at the front. There is also a 5-megapixel camera at the back, which is accompanied by a flash. As for the phone s specifications, the Lumia 535 sports a 5-inch qHD (960 540 pixels) display with 220ppi pixel density, and is powered by a 1.2GHz Snapdragon 200 quad-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM. Also Read - RM-1099 entry-level Lumia smartphone spotted online, features a 4-inch display, dual-SIM support
The smartphone also features 8GB internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card, 15GB free OneDrive storage, and a 1,905mAh battery which the company claims is good enough for 11 hours of talktime and up to 23 days on standby mode. Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slots, 3G support, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth, and on the software front, it runs on Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim update.
Microsoft has also announced a host of offers with the Lumia 535. These include 500MB of free data for Vodafone users for a period of two months, Jabong gift vouchers worth Rs 6,000 applicable for three months, eBooks for Flipkart worth Rs 1,500, and two months of BoxTv subscription worth Rs 720