After the release of Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL, the first Windows 10 phones from Microsoft, there was complete silence. The company didn’t even speak about their plans for Windows 10 Lumia phones. Today, when the rumors of Surface phones are hot, Microsoft has unveiled another device running on its latest operating system. Let us have a look at the details of this device, Lumia 650 specs, price, availability, etc.
On the Windows Blog, Samuli Hänninen, one of the leaders in the devices business, wrote, “We’re excited to announce the new Lumia 650 – our latest smartphone running Windows 10.” Shedding more light on the availability and price of Lumia 650, he further wrote, “The Lumia 650 comes in matte black and matte white, and will become available in select European markets beginning Feb. 15, starting from a suggested retail price around $199 USD before local taxes and subsidies.” Having said that here are the countries where Lumia 650 is already available for pre-order:
The price of Lumia 650 varies depending on your region. In the UK, this latest Windows 10 phone is available for £159.99 and can be purchased from the Microsoft Store; on the other hand, if you buy the phone from Unlocked Mobiles, it will cost you £154.98. In Germany, Lumia 650 costs you €229; whereas in Italy, you can pre-order the smartphone for €239. In France, Lumia 650 is available for direct purchase for €229.
Lumia 650 Specs
Moving on to the most important part, the specifications. No matter how irresistible the device is, you just cannot decide to buy it without going through its specs list. Listed below are the Lumia 650 specs for you:
- Display: 5-inch
- Storage: 16GB internal storage, 1GB RAM
- Battery: 2000 mAh Li-Ion removable battery
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 212
- Camera: 8 MP rear, 5 MP front
If you are planning to buy yourself Microsoft’s last Windows 10 Lumia device, then here is a chance you should not miss. Microsoft on its site dedicated to this phone has mentioned that MicroSD card and Office 365 subscription will be separately sold. The site also states that
a. Pre-installed system software and apps use a significant amount of internal memory space.
b. Features may vary. Some features require Microsoft account, Wi-Fi or data network connection.
c. Cortana available in select markets; experience may vary by region and device.
You can also click here for more details about Lumia 650 specs, features, terms and conditions, etc.