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.
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)
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
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.