[MWC News ]Nokia Announced Lumia 520 And Lumia 720, Runs On Windows Phone 8

In ongoing MWC Nokia has announced 2 new smartphones which runs on Microsoft’s latest mobile OS, Windows Phone 8. Nokia is targeting entry level segment by introducing these 2 low end phones. Lumia 520 is the successor or Lumia 510 and Lumia 720 is the successor of Lumia 710.

Nokia want to target entry level segment with these phones but the succeed to introduced some high level features which the had introduced in Lumia 920 and Lumia 820.


Lumia 520 comes with 512 MB of RAM, with 4-inch WVGA LCD display, it comes with 8 GB of internal memory and has option of memory card. At back you will find a 5 MP rear camera. It comes in 4 colors yellow, red, cyan, white and black, It do supports exchangeable shells.

As Nokia wants to target emerging market it has dropped NFC from Lumia 520 phone which means it will not support ‘Wallet’ feature of Windows phone 8.

Specs Of Lumia 520 :-

  • Operating System: Windows Phone 8
  • Networks: WCDMA 900/2100, 850/1900/2100, GSM/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900
  • Speed: 3G HSPA+ (21Mbps)
  • Memory: 512 MB RAM, 8 GB mass memory, support for microSD cards up to 64GB, 7GB free SkyDrive storage
  • Display: 4” IPS LCD WVGA (800 x 480 pixels) 16M colors,
    2D hardened glass, super sensitive touch for fingernail and glove use
  • Processor: 1 GHz Dual Core Snapdragon™
  • Camera: 5Mpix autofocus, video recording HD 720p 30fps
  • Size: 119.9 x 64 x 9.9 mm* (*volume thickness)
  • Weight: 124g
  • Connectivity: WLAN IEEE802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 3.0, Integrated A-GPS, 3.5 mm audio connector, Micro USB with charging, USB 2.0 High Speed
  • Battery: 1430mAh
  • Audio: single digital microphone, 3.5mm AV connector, MP3 player
  • Colours: Yellow, red, cyan, white and black

Lumia 720 too comes with 512 MB of RAM, It is powered by 1GHz dual-core processor. It has 4.3-inch WVGA display screen and 8 GB of internal memory. It has a rear 6.7 megapixel camera with a f/1.9 aperture and 1.3 MP camera wide angle lens similar. It will supports NFC and microSD card.


Specs Of Nokia 720 :-

  • Networks:GSM/EDGE: 850 (5)/900 (8)/1800 (3)/1900 (2) MHz, WCDMA: 850 (5)/900 (8)/1900 (2)/2100 (1) MHz, HSPA+: 21 Mbps, (Cat 14)
  • OS:  Windows Phone 8, GDR1
  • CPU: MSM8227, 1.0 GHz
  • RAM: 512 MB
  • Storage: 8 GB + microSD Card Slot
  • Display: 4.3” ClearBlack WVGA LCD, 2.25 D Glass, Super Sensitive Touch
  • Camera: Back: 6.7 MPIX, BSI, Auto-Focus, Carl Zeiss, LED flash, HD 720p @ at 30 fps, Front: Skype HD wide angle (1.3Mpix)
  • Connectivity: NFC, A-GPS+GLONASS, WLAN (2.4/5Ghz) a/b/g/n, µUSB, BT 3.0, 3D Accelerometer, Proximity, Magnetometer, Automatic Light Sensor. (No Gyroscope).
  • Battery: 2000 mAh battery + Wireless Charging Cover Accessory; standby 520hrs, talk time 13.5hrs
  • Audio: 2 HAAC (high-amplitude audio capture) mics, HD Voice (wideband audio, noise cancellation)
  • Size: 127.9 x 67.5 x 9mm
  • Weight: 128g
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