The Finnish mobile maker officially took the wraps off its another new addition to its Windows Phone line-up – the new Nokia Lumia 620 handset. It ships with the latest edition of the Microsoft mobile platform and it has become the most affordable Windows Phone 8 handset up to date. Lumia 620 might be considered as a tough competitor to the HTC Windows Phone 8S handset, which was announced recently alongside the high-end spec’d HTC 8X handset. Future buyers of the Lumia 620 handsets would get access to the exclusive Nokia Drive app with free lifetime voice-guided navigation and offline access and the manufacturer will also offer the Nokia Music streaming service.
Nokia says that the handset “uses a new dual-shot color technique to deliver a variety of striking color and texture effects.” and it will hit the stores in in a range of colors including it black, white, lime green, cyan, orange, magenta, and yellow.
Here’s the list of the highlights of the Lumia 620:
# Windows Phone 8 OS
# 3.8-inch TFT display with 480 by 800 pixels of resolution
# 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus single-core processor
# 512MB RAM, Adreno 305 GPU
# 5MP rear-facing camera with 720p HD video recording capability
# VGA front camera
# 8GB onboard storage, 7GB of free SkyDrive storage
# 1300mAh battery, which lasts up to
# Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, GPS, 2G and 3G with HSDPA support, Bluetooth
# Nokia Maps, Nokia Drive, Nokia Transport, Nokia City Lens
Read: Nokia Lumia 620 Full Specs
Nokia will start selling the new Lumia 620 handset in January of next year for $249 (off-contract) excluding taxes and subsidies. It will first debut in Asia first, followed by Europe and the Middle East.
Check out the vide promo of the Nokia Lumia 620 after the break.
Source: Press Release