Microsoft Lumia series is known for offering decent smartphones at an affordable price and Lumia 540 is an excellent example of this. Priced at approx INR 9,500, Lumia 540 is a dual SIM phone that offers some amazing features and is considered as a good phone under the low mid-range category. Now, the important question is should you buy Lumia 540 and if yes, why should you buy it. In this post, we will tell you about 5 reasons which makes Lumia 540 worth buying:
- Build Quality and Design
The phone features a polycarbonate body and a glossy white back which gives it a fresh look. It is available in some funky colours like bright orange and Cyan that adds to the beauty of the phone. The edges come with a transparent layer that gives a 3D look to the phone. The phone weighs only 152 gm and is only 9.7mm thick. Overall, the build quality of this device is impressive just like any other Lumia smartphone available in the market.
Lumia 540 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 chip and a 1.2 GHz Quad Core Cortex A-7 CPU. It boasts of an Adreno 302 as a graphic card and is equipped with a 1 GB of RAM. This configuration might not work well on Android platform but on Windows it can easily support heavy multi-tasking and can handle big heavy graphic rich games without any heating issues.
The phone comes with 8GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 128GB by using a micro SD card. It runs on latest 8.1 Windows and all users will get free Windows 10 update; thus OS is also not an issue.
The phone features a 5 inch IPS LCD ClearBlack display. The screen has got a pixel resolution of 1280×720 pixels and a pixel density of 294ppi. The display has good viewing angles and brightness levels. Also, the touch response of the display is quite good.
If you are a photography lover, you will love Lumia 540 as it delivers excellent quality of images. The rear camera is of 8MP and can click good images. When used with Lumia camera app, it can yield even better images. The phone has a 5-megapixel front facing camera which has a wide angle lens for using apps like Skype without any trouble.
The phone is backed up by a 2200 mAh battery which is removable. It can deliver a standby time of up to 576 hours on 2G and a talk time of 15 hours on 3G. The battery lasts for an entire day with moderate usage and there is no such need of keeping it on charging from time to time.
At under 10k, it is an excellent deal. The phone has got the looks, power and camera quality which are the must have quality in every phone. If you are looking for a powerful yet beautiful phone under 10k, you can go for Microsoft Lumia 540. It is available in four trendy colours and will cost you INR 9,500.