At a press event on Wednesday in New Delhi, Microsoft has as expected launched the Lumia 535 in India, which is a successor to the Lumia 530 and this be the first Windows Phone handset announced without Nokia branding on it, rather used Microsoft Lumia brand. You will get a 5″ IPS LCD display a Snapdragon 200 CPU, 1GB of RAM, as well as two 5 MP cameras, which as a whole is really good bang for a $150 price.
The device running on Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim on it out of the box, comes preloaded with Jabong, Flipkart, Paytm and Box TV apps. And bundled with exclusive deals. While Jabong offers a total of INR 6,000 off on their online purchases over a 3 months period, while Flipkart and Box Tv are respectively giving device owners INR 1,500 worth of eBooks and a 2 month free Box TV subscription.
Vodafone on the other hand include 500MB of free mobile data traffic for their subscribers, not yet using an internet package, as well as a total of INR 600 extra charge value from Paytm over a period of 4 months.
- All Lumia 535 owners on Vodafone subscriptions will get to enjoy 500 MB data internet pack per month, free of cost for 2 months. The offer is applicable for subscribers currently not active on internet packs.
- Online shoppers can use the Windows Phone Jabong app on their Lumia 535 and get a total of ₹6,000 off on their purchase over a period of 3 months.
- Paytm will offer ₹600 worth of extra charge on any recharge (@ ₹150 per month over 4 months)
- eBooks worth ₹,500 free on Flipkart eBooks
- 2 months of BoxTV subscription worth ₹720 absolutely free
Microsoft Lumia 535 Dual SIM Specifications
- 5-inch (960 x 540 pixels) IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
- 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor
- 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
- Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim
- Dual SIM
- 5MP autofocus rear camera with LED flash, f/2.4 aperture, 28mm lens
- 5MP front-facing camera with wide-angle 24mm lens, f/2.4 aperture
- 140.2×72.4×8.8 mm and 146 grams
- 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
- 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, GPS / aGPS
- 1905 mAh battery
The Dual SIM version of the Lumia 535 device will hit the market this week with a wide array of color choices: bright green, bright orange, white, dark grey, cyan and black. Priced at Rs. 9,199 ($150), available to buy across India from November 28, 2014.