Following yesterday's announcement to unveil "something big" today, Nokia has introduced the Nokia Lumia 625; a media-core smartphone with Windows Phone 8 and LTE. Powered by a Windows Phone typical 1.2 GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 CPU, the 625 supports quadband GSM/GPRS/EDGE, triband UMTS/HSPA+ and triband LTE. Furthermore onboard are Bluetooth 4.0+ LE, WiFi b/g/n and support for aGPS and GLONASS. The Lumia 625 comes with a 4.7" WVGA Corning Gorilla Glass 2 curved touchscreen which features high brightness mode, color boosting, a refresh rate of 60 Hz. It provides a wide viewing angle, sunlight readability enhancements and Super Sensitive Touch.
The main autofocus camera has 5 megapixel which gives a camera resolution of 2592 x 1936 pixels, 4x digital zoom, a 1/4" sensor and an aperture of f/2.4 with a focal length of 28 mm. All this is backed-up by a LED flash. The front facing camera is VGA only. The device has 512 MB of RAM and 8 GB of flash storage, which can be expanded with microSD memory cards.
With its 2,000 mAh battery, the Lumia 625 measures 133.25 x 72.25 x 9.15 mm and weights 159 g.
The colorful Nokia Lumia 625, which will be available in different colors, will ship in the 3rd quarter for around 220 Euro - before any local taxes or operator subsidies.
Cheers ~ Arne