Nokia has announced two new members to their quite Successful WP7 (windows Phone 7) Device line up.
Nokia Lumia 610 – Rules are meant to be Broken
Nokia Lumia 610 is the lowest speced windows phone 7 out there (ever!) as it even Falls below the Microsoft’s minimum specefications required to be a WP7 Device.
The Lumia 610 is running on a 800Mhz Snapdragon S1 processor and 256MB of RAM and 8GB storage.The camera of the Lumia 610 is a 5MP unit with auto-focus and a LED flash. Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.1, GPS are on board, as well as a 3.5mm headphone jack, microUSB port and a 1300mAh battery. It is running the latest Windows Phone 7.5 ‘Mango’ OS.
The Nokia Lumia 610 will come in white, cyan, magenta and black for the price of 189 € or Rs. 12,500 or 250USD . Nokia expects the device to hit the market some time in Q2.
If you Include all the Windows Phone 7 devices ever sold they still barely constitute 2% of total market share and Nokia who has seen rapid decline in their market share. Recently Microsoft partnered with Nokia to push their new OS into the masses and maybe hence they cut some slack to Nokia in terms of system requirement so that they can reduce the price and bring Windows Phone 7 to the lower mid range segment of the market which is currently ruled by Android.
Nokia Lumia 900 – The Larger 800
Nokia Lumia 900 basically a larger version of the Lumia 800 and is pretty much the same on the Inside.
The Lumia 900 has a 4.3inch Nokia ClearBlack display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. It has a 1.4GHz Snapdragon Processor, 512MB RAM, 16GB Internal Storage with the expandable memory card slot. It supports a 8 MP autofocus Camera with Carl Zeiss optics & dual-LED flash capable of Shooting 720P videos @ 30FPS and 1.3MP front Camera. And of course it is running the Latest Windows 7.5 ‘ Mango’ Update.
Nokia Lumia 900 VS Nokia Lumia 800
As you can see in the Table below Screen Size and Battery is only specification difference between the two.
|Nokia Lumia 900
||Nokia Lumia 800
|Amoled, 480 x 800 pixels, 4.3 inches Nokia Clear Black Display
||Amoled, 480 x 800 pixels, 4.3 inches Nokia Clear Black Display
|16GB Internal non Expandable
||16GB Internal non Expandable
|8MP, 720P video @ 30 FPS, 1.3MP Front
||8MP, 720P video @ 30 FPS, 1.3MP Front