Nokia has announced the Lumia 525 in smartphone in India carrying a price tag of Rs. 10,399. The phone will be available starting Tuesday in Orange, White, Yellow and Black colours.
The highlight of the Nokia Lumia 525 is 1GB of RAM, addressing the one complaint that many people had with the likes of Nokia Lumia 520, Lumia 620, Lumia 625 and Lumia 720, which had 512MB RAM. Other specifications of the Lumia 525 are identical to the Lumia 520.
The company had unveiled the Lumia 525 globally in November this year, without availability and pricing details.
The Nokia Lumia 525 runs Windows Phone 8 with the Lumia Black update. It features a 4-inch WVGA (480x800) IPS LCD display, translating to a pixel density of 235ppi. The Lumia 525 is powered by a dual-core 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor alongside 1GB of RAM. It comes with 8GB of inbuilt storage, which can be expanded up to 64GB with microSD card.
The Lumia 525, much like other Nokia Lumia smartphone, comes with 7GB of free SkyDrive cloud storage. It sports an 5-megapixel rear camera with no flash or front-facing camera. The primary camera on the Lumia 525 features Nokia Smart Camera Cinemagraph lens, Panorama lens, and Bing vision with other image tweaking options namely touch to focus, landscape orientation, auto and manual exposure, and geo-tagging.
The Nokia Lumia 525 packs a 1430mAh battery which according to the company can deliver up to 17 hours of talk time and up to 336 hours of standby time. Connectivity options on the smartphone include Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, A-GPS, A-GLONASS and 3G. Much like other Nokia Lumia smartphone, the Lumia 525 also includes popular location and navigation apps such as HERE Drive, HERE Maps, and HERE Transit.
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