Nokia Lumia 720 announced first in this year’s MWC is a mid-range Windows Phone 8 device. Nokia launched this phone officially in India last month along with the Lumia 520 and said it will be available by the end of April. It was expected to carry a price tag below Rs. 20,000 and as expected it is listed at Flipkart.com for Rs. 18,500.
Update: The listing was removed after this article is up and now again the listing appeared with Rs. 18999 as the list price.
Nokia has not officially revealed the price or the release date yet, having said that INR 18,500 is a good bet on a phone that has decent hardware under the hood. It is a sleek and stylish phone with 9mm in thickness. The main feature of this phone is it’s camera, it has a 6.7MP rear camera with f/1.9 aperture for capturing more light, LED flash, autofocus and Carl Zeiss Optics. The front Camera is a 1.3MP wide angle camera which is good for self portraits.
The phone will launch with Nokia goodies like Cinemagraph, SmartShoot, Nokia Here Maps, City Lens etc.
Nokia Lumia 720 Key Specifications:
- GSM/EDGE: 850 (5)/900 (8)/1800 (3)/1900 (2) MHz
- WCDMA: 850 (5)/900 (8)/1900 (2)/2100 (1) MHz
- HSPA+: 21 Mbps, (Cat 14)
- Windows Phone 8, GDR1
- CPU: MSM8227, 1.0 GHz
- RAM: 512 MB
- Storage: 8 GB + microSD Card Slot
- Display: 4.3” ClearBlack WVGA LCD, 2.25 D Glass, Super Sensitive Touch
- Camera: 6.7 MPIX, BSI, Auto-Focus, Carl Zeiss, LED flash, HD 720p @ at 30 fps
- Front Camera: Skype HD wide angle (1.3Mpix)
- Connectivity: NFC, A-GPS+GLONASS, WLAN (2.4/5Ghz) a/b/g/n, µUSB, BT 3.0, 3D Accelerometer, Proximity, Magnetometer, Automatic Light Sensor. (No Gyroscope).
- Battery: 2000 mAh battery + Wireless Charging Cover Accessory; standby 520hrs, talk time 13.5hrs
- Size: 127.9 x 67.5 x 9mm
- Weight: 128g
Lumia 720 is available for pre-order from Flipkart.com, available colors include White, Black, Red, Cyan and Yellow.