Nokia Philippines just announced the availability of the cheapest Windows Phone 8 smartphone – Nokia Lumia 520. Launched at Mobile World Congress back in February, the Lumia 520 gained a lot of traction towards potential Windows Phone 8 users as it offers an incredibly low price tag despite its fairly good specs.
As a refresher, the Nokia Lumia 520 packs a dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor, 512MB of RAM, and an Adreno 305 GPU. It flaunts a decent 4-inch IPS display with WVGA resolution which results to around 235 ppi. It also has 8GB of internal which is easily expandable up to 32GB via a microSD. Other key features are the 5-megapixel autofocus camera, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, 3G, and GPS. The only thing that you might miss here is the lack of front-facing camera but that’s really not an issue to most users. For the complete list of specs and features, click here.
The Nokia Lumia 520 is now available for a low price of Php7,990. For a Windows Phone 8 smartphone, this is already cheap and it’s doesn’t even have a real compromise in specs. This will be a great device for people who want to try Windows Phone but don’t want to put a hole on their pocket. Now, let us know if you’ll #SwitchtoLumia?