Microsoft has listed its Lumia 650 on Amazon India for Rs 16,599. The device has already been launched in US and Canada. It was officially announced back in February but didn’t make it India right away. That’s probably because of the price. it’s worth noting that the handset is ideal for businessmen and not regular consumers. And it’s also worth noting that the smartphone is being offered by local retailer and not Amazon’s Microsoft Store. The shipment begins from April 30.
Microsoft Lumia 650 features a 5-inch OLED 720p display with an AMOLED panel. Microsoft is pretty proud of their creation and calls it “our most beautiful screen ever” … “at this price point”. The device runs on Windows 10 (but no Continuum) and is powered by Snapdragon 212 quad-core Cortex-A7 CPU clocked at 1.3GHZ. It comes coupled with 1GB RAM and 16GB internal memory which is expendable via a MicroSD card.
In the imaging department, the handset has got an 8GB rear camera with type 1/4 inch sensor, 28mm equiv. focal length, f/2.2 aperture and 5GB selfie camera with sensor behind f/2.2 lens. Microsoft Lumia 650 has got a pretty sleek look, that measures 142 x 70.9 x 6.9mm and weighs 122g. In the connectivity front, the devices offers options like multi-band 2G/3G/4G, and LTE is Cat 4 (150Mbps down, 50Mbps up) Bluetooth v4.1, NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, and GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, FM radio receiver, and Beidou. The handset is powered by a Li-Ion 2000 mAh removable battery.
Key Specs of Lumia 650:
- Display: 5-inch
- Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels
- OS: Windows 10
- Processor: Snapdragon 212 quad-core Cortex-A7 CPU
- RAM: 1GB
- Internal Storage: 16GB
- Rear Camera: 8MP
- Front Camera: 5MP
- Battery: 2000 mAh battery
The Lumia 650 has got a solid aluminium frame with exchangeable back covers. Its available in black and white colour options. The smartphone comes in a dual-SIM version too.