Microsoft based dual-SIM Lumia 730, 830 and the Lumia 930 have been launched in India priced Rs 15,299, Rs.28,799 and Rs.38,649 respectively to go on sale from October 6, Oct.8 and Oct. 15 onwards.
Microsoft is providing all the devices with an additional 1TB of free space on its OneDrive free for six monthas and chargeable Rs.125 per month after that. All the handsets run on the Windows Phone 8.1 OS updated with the Lumia Denim that offers Cortana, which is the Nokia personal-assistant similar to Apple’s Siri, Live folders, Apps Corner, and SMS merge and forwarding.
Specs of Lumia 730, 830 and 930:
Lumia 730 Dual-SIM: A smartphone for selfie-lovers with a 4.7-inch screen with 720 pixel resolution Corning Gorilla Glass 3, and pixel density of 316 ppi, it has a 5MP front camera capable of full HD recording with wide angle lens. A 6.7 MP rear camera, with 4x Digital zoom, and LED flash is ideal for selfies. Based on a Snapdragon 400 rpocessor quad-core clocked at 1.2GHz, 730 version has 1 GB RAM, 8GB storage space and slot for microSD with 128GB. It provides free cloud storage of 15 GB.
Supported by 2220 mAh battery, it boasts of 17 hours talktime on 3G. Lumia 730 is available in Green, Orange, Dark Grey, and White. Priced Rs.15,299, it will be available online or offline for sale from October 6, 2014 onwards.
Lumia 830: A phablet with a 5-inch screen with ClearBlack display, 720 pixel resolution, pixel density of 296 ppi. It has an HD screen and comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 to prevent scratches.
Sporting a quad-core Snapdragon 400 clocked at 1.2GHz, it comes with 1 GB RAM, with 16 GB of storage, supporting a microSD card expandable up to 128 GB. Microsoft is providing free cloud storage of 15 GB.
The main camera has a 10MP capacility with 4K recording feature. the camera is a PureView camera with ZEISS optics with Optical Image Stabilization (OIS). Its front camera is merely 0.9 MP with 720p recording capability. Sporting a 2200mAh battery with wireless charging support, the maximum talk time (3G) is 14.8 hours which is its positive spec. Lumia 830 is available in Bright Orange, White and Black.
Lumia 930: Lumia 930 has 5-inch screen with full HD featuring Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and a screen resolution of 441 ppi. Powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 which is clocked at 2.2 GHz, Lumia 930 has 2 GB RAM, 32 GB memory without any provision for expansion of memory. Microsoft is providing 7 GB of free space on OneDrive, including the free free 1TB storage on OneDrive for 6 months and chargeable at Rs 125 per month later.
With a 20MP PureView camera with 2x digital zoom and Dual-LED flash, the front camera is 1.2 MP wide angle lens with a resolution of 1280 x 960 pixels. Its battery is 2420mAh that can provide 17.9 hours of talktime on a 3G network. Lumia 930 is available in Bright Orange, Black and White colours.