Nokia Launches Lumia 720 and Lumia 520 Windows 8 Phones in India

Nokia India today launched two wonderful handsets under Lumia family which are Nokia Lumia 720 and Nokia Lumia 520. The Lumia 720 and 520, Both handsets were revealed last month at MWC 2013, and today Nokia India has revealed its price which is going to be Rs. 20,000 and Rs. 10,500 respectively.

According to our survey conducted online, we are sure that Nokia will be catching a good market with the new members of Lumia family as these handsets are launched with factory installed Windows Phone 8. Windows phones have been a great invention even if they are not capable of having many applications like Android and Symbian’s.  In some test conditions, Comparing Windows Phones with Android, they don’t need much higher hardware configuration and still manage to run fast without lagging.


The Nokia Lumia 720 is launched with a dual core 1Ghz processor with Adreno 305 GPU, which clearly says that this phone will be capable of high end games too. The official release of Asphalt and Cricket games will be attracting more and more customers towards Lumia 720. The 8GB Internal memory, and 64GB expandable memory support with microSD card just makes this phone a best buy in this range. The screen size is of 4.3-inch, which is a ClearBlack display, and supports 800x480pixels resolution. The Carl Zeiss lens equipped, 6.7 megapixel camera makes phone capable to capture most of the photos at quite good quality.

On the other hand, we’ve Nokia Lumia 520, which is the younger sibling to the Lumia 720. This phone comes with slightly small screen of 4-inch and the same resolution of 800×480 pixels. Its display glass is 2D hardened, and is super sensitive and can operate with even finger nail and with a glove as well. The camera is 5Megapixel, which also supports 720p videos recording. The phone is quite sleek, and measure 9.0mm thick, and weighs just 124 grams. The phone is powered with a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MWM8227 processor, and it too runs latest Windows Phone 8 OS. With a sub-10k price, this phone is certainly a smart choice among other contenders.

Nokia Lumia 720 is priced at Rs. 20,000, and will be available in Yellow, Red, Cyan, White, Black color variants. The sale will begin from mid-April, and the exact price would be revealed at the launch time. Idea Cellular will offer 1GB of free 3G data with 2 months validity.

Nokia Lumia 520 is tagged around Rs. 10,500 and begin selling in April starting. It will come with an offer from Reliance, with 1GB free 3G data for 2 months.

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  1. Sarabjeet, how is the Experia Z doing n India? Heard there is a huge hype surrounding it in India? Is it true?

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