Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL launched in India
The tech giant, Microsoft today launched the much awaited Lumia 640 Dual SIM and Lumia 640 XL Dual SIM phones in India. Both the devices were first launched at the recently conducted Mobile World Congress MWC 2015 at Barcelona.
Both the devices are dual SIM smartphones and features Microsoft’s popular apps like Cortana, Skype, Outlook, Office and OneDrive. Both the devices will also get the Windows 10 update later this year.
Both Lumia 640 and 640 XL are powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor and are supported with 1GB of RAM. Both the phones will run on Windows 8.1 and offers 8GB of in-built storage which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.
The Lumia 640 Dual SIM boasts of a 5-inch HD IPS LCD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and is equipped with an 8 megapixel rear camera and 0.9 megapixel front camera. It is backed by a 2500mAh battery.
The Lumia 640 XL Dual SIM offers a larger 5.7 inch HD IPS LCD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3. This device sports a 13 megapixel rear camera with Zeiss optics and a 5 megapixel front camera for clicking those perfect selfies. This device is backed by a 3000mAh battery.
Microsoft is also offering a one-year personal subscription to Office365 with both the Lumia devices. The subscription which is worth INR 3299 enables full Office use on the Lumia devices and can also be used on tablet or PC/Mac. Apart from that, Microsoft is also offering a subscription of 1TB of storage on OneDrive. If you are planning to buy devices before June, you will also get special offers from MobiKwik and Ola.
Key specifications of both the devices:
|Model||Microsoft Lumia 640||Microsoft Lumia 640 XL|
|Display||5 inch HD IPS||5.7 inch HD IPS LCD|
|Processor||1.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400||1.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400|
|OS||Windows 8.1 OS with Lumia Denim update||Windows 8.1 OS with Lumia Denim update|
|Camera||8 MP rear and 0.9 MP front camera||13 MP rear and 5 MP front camera|
|Battery||2500 mAh||3000 mAh|
|RAM||1 GB||1 GB|
|Internal Memory||8 GB||8 GB|
|Dimensions and Weight||141.30 x 72.20 x 8.80 mm and 145 grams||157.9 x 81.5 x 9 mm and 171 grams|
|Price||INR 11,999||INR 15,799|
The Lumia 640 Dual SIM is priced at INR 11,999 and Lumia 640 XL Dual SIM is priced at INR15, 799. Lumia 640 Dual is available only on Flipkart while Lumia 640 XL will be available on all major e-commerce stores. Both the devices will be available soon.