Nokia Announces Selfie and Skype Smartphones Nokia Lumia 730 and Lumia 735
Along with Nokia Lumia 830, Nokia has also announced two new selfie focused smartphone Nokia Lumia 730 Dual SIM and Lumia 735. Both smartphones come with full HD 5 megapixel wide-angle front camera with focal length of 24mm.
If we talk about Lumia 730, it features a 4.7 inch HD display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution and Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It is powered by a 1.2 GHz Quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor and runs on latest Windows Phone 8.1. It is packed with 1 GB RAM. It comes with 8 GB internal storage which is expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card slot. Microsoft also offers 15 GB free cloud storage. It has a 6.7 megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5 megapixel wide angle front camera. Microsoft also announced a dedicated ‘selfie’ app which will come in Lumia 730 and 735 both. This app will also be available other lumia devices via Windows Phone store.
It is packed with 2220 mAh battery. Connectivity features of the smartphone include 3G, Wi-fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0 and NFC.
Both smartphones run on Windows Phone 8.1 and comes with many apps pre-loaded.
Lumia 735 also offers similar hardware specifications. But it comes with 4G/LTE connectivity and supports wireless charging.
It comes with Skype app preloaded and you will be able to swtch from voice to Skype video calls in single tap to enjoy clear audio. Microsoft also offers free three-month Skype Unlimited World subscription is available in selected markets.
Nokia Lumia 730 Dual SIM and 735 specifications
- 4.7-inch ClearBlack OLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
- 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor
- Dual SIM (Only in 730 Dual SIM)
- 1GB RAM
- 8GB internal memory, up to 128GB expandable memory with microSD
- Windows Phone 8.1 OS with Lumia Denim update
- 6.7MP AutoFocus camera LED flash, 1080p video recording
- 5MP front-facing camera, 24mm focal length, 720p video recording
- 4G LTE (Lumia 735) / 3G HSPA+, 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, NFC
- 2220 mAh battery
- Built-in Qi wireless charging in Lumia 735
Lumia 730 dual sim and Lumia 735 will start shipping in September. Both will come in red, (bright) green, white and black. Lumia 730 dual SIm will be available for €199, while the Lumia 735 is priced at €219.