Back in January, when Nokia was busy announcing their smartphones Lumia 820 and 920, we came to know that they are planning for low priced Lumia phones. Now, these smartphones were officially launched in MWC 2013. The new Nokia Lumia 720 is also windows smartphone which follows the same design and aesthetics as that of other members of the Lumia series.
Specifications of Nokia Lumia 720:
Hardware and OS:
- There are three hardware buttons, namely like return key, windows key and search key.
- The dimensions of this cellphone are 127.9 x 67.5 x 7.8 mm and weighs only 129 grams.
- This cellphone is powered by 1 GHz dual core Qualcomm MSM8227 processor.
- This processor is accompanied by Adreno 305 graphics processor so that you can experience crystal clear display.
- It will run on Microsoft Windows 8 for smartphones.
Nokia Lumia 720 display type, size:
- It features 4.3 inches IPS LCD capacitive touch screen.
- The display resolution is of 480 x 800 pixels and pixel density is 218.
- It supports multi-touch and the screen is protected by corning gorilla glass.
Nokia Lumia 720 connectivity features:
- It has a micro SIM card slot.
- You can use it for making voice calls through 2G network.
- On 2G networks, you may get EDGE speeds of up to 237 kbps and GPRS speeds of up to 40 kbps.
- It also comes has 3G connectivity; you may experience downloading speeds of 21 mbps and uploading speeds of 5.7 mbps.
- There is dual band Wi-Fi with all standard formats supported.
- However, it does not support Wi-Fi tethering.
- There is Bluetooth v3.0, NFC and micro USB v2.0 port included for data transfer purposes.
- 3.5 mm earphone jack for connecting your favorite headphones.
- On board GPS with GLONASS and A-GPS support for exploring new places.
- It is not able to play JAVA apps neither it has radio.
Nokia Lumia 720 camera features:
- The primary camera is of 6.7 megapixels which boasts carl Zeiss optics and comes with LED flash and auto-focus.
- This camera can take images of resolution 2848 x 2144 pixels and record 720p HD videos.
- It also has a front facing camera of 1.3 megapixels which is also capable of recording 720p videos.
Nokia Lumia 720 battery, memory options:
- The internal memory is of 8 GB along with 512 MB of RAM.
- It is expandable further through micro SD card slot up to maximum of 64 GB.
- Along with this, you will also get 7 GB of free sky drive storage.
- The battery is of 2000 mAh which is non-removable type.
- You may expect to get stand-by time of 520 hours on 3G networks.
- The expected talk-time on 2G networks is 23 hours and 13 hours on 3G networks.
- This smartphone also comes with music play back time of whopping 79 hours, so it can be good choice for music lovers!
- Available in three colors: Red, blue, cyan, black and white.
Nokia Lumia 720 price in India, US:
Lumia 720 was announced in MWC 2013 so it is not yet available in the imdian market. However, the UK store, CLOVE, has listed the price of this smartphone as 249 pounds, which is approximately 20,000 INR and $400, inclusive of taxes. They have mentioned that it will be available on 1st of April.