Introduced the Nokia Lumia 620
|Nokia's third and most affordable Windows Phone 8 smartphone offers youthful appeal|
Among the features shared with the Nokia Lumia 920 and Nokia Lumia 820 are exclusive camera lenses that transform the creative power of the Nokia Lumia 620's five megapixel main camera and VGA front-facing camera. The Cinemagraph lens adds simple animations to still photographs, while Smart Shoot creates a single, perfect shot from multiple images, even removing unwanted objects from the picture.
The Nokia Lumia 620 also provides access to the world's best maps and location experience, including Nokia Maps, Nokia Drive, Nokia Transport and the exclusive Nokia City Lens. Nokia City Lens displays information about local surroundings overlaid onto buildings as seen through the camera viewfinder.
Making it easy to discover and enjoy new music, Nokia Music provides free streaming of ad-free tracks without registration or subscription and the ability to download playlists for listening offline.
With NFC support, the Nokia Lumia 620 can easily pair with NFC-enabled accessories like the JBL PlayUp Portable Speaker for Nokia. Open and secure NFC-connectivity makes it possible to share and receive content by tapping with compatible devices, or make secure payments using the Wallet application in Windows Phone 8.
Powered by Windows Phone 8, the Nokia Lumia 620 delivers a more personal smartphone experience. Adjustable Live Tiles update direct to the Start Screen. People Hub pulls together contact information from multiple address books and social networks into a single location, making it easy to stay in touch with friends and set up contact Groups and private Rooms for sharing. From the Me Tile people can check in to their location, post an update, set chat status, see what's new and monitor notifications across Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Windows Phone 8 also includes Xbox Live, Microsoft Office, 7GB of online SkyDrive storage and faster, safer surfing with Internet Explorer 10. These features and capabilities are enabled by Qualcomm's Snapdragon S4 Plus processors.
Nokia Lumia 620 Specifications
3.8-inch WVGA (480x800) ClearBlack display (246ppi)
1GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus processor
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 OS
Adreno 305 GPU
512MB of RAM
8GB of internal storage
microSD up to 64GB
5MP autofocus camera with LED flash
720p@30fps video recording
VGA (0.3MP) front camera
Dolby headphone sound enhancement
HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band
Bluetooth v3.0 with A2DP, EDR
microUSB v2.0 / 3.5mm headset jack
GPS with A-GPS support and GLONASS
Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Quad-band GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100MHz
Li-Ion 1300mAh battery
115.4 x 61.1 x 11mm (dimension)
Nokia Lumia 620 Price and Availability
The Nokia Lumia 620 will be available in a range of colors including, lime green, orange, magenta, yellow, cyan, white and black. Estimated at $249 USD (Php10,200), excluding taxes and subsidies, the Nokia Lumia 620 will begin selling in January 2013 in Asia, followed closely by Europe and the Middle East before expanding further.