Microsoft Lumia 640 and 640 XL Windows 10 4G Smartphones

Barcelona – Spain (March 2, 2015) Microsoft has unveiled two new mobiles, the Microsoft Lumia 640 and the Lumia 640 XL at the MWC.  Microsoft launched the two budget smartphones while the counterpart Samsung launched the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge, while HTC launched the new HTC M9.

Microsoft Lumia 640 and 640 XL Windows 10 4G Smartphones

Jo Harlow corporate vice president for phones for Microsoft said, “Our newest Lumia devices will build on our momentum in the affordable smartphones space.”

“With the Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL, we will continue to make innovation accessible to more people. We have packaged competitive hardware with innovative Windows software and Microsoft services to help you achieve more, wherever and whenever you want.”

Also, the Microsoft Lumia 640 and 640XL will be launched in March/April and will be available in Single Sim, Dual Sim 3G & Dual Sim 4G variants.

Notably, the Camera lens on the Microsoft Lumia XL is really good for the day as well as low light photography with Carl Zeiss optics.

Microsoft is also bundling some software and data goodies with the new Lumia Smartphones – Lumia buyers will get a one-year license for Microsoft’s Office 365 suite. Additionally, they will also get 1TB of OneDrive storage and 60 minutes of international Skype calling per month. The smartphones have latest windows OS with Denim update and you can activate Cortana easily by setting a speech language.

The smartphones are also upgradable to Windows 10 once it is released, and will be shipped with the windows 8.1.

The Specs for Microsoft Lumia 640

Microsoft Lumia 640 and 640 XL Windows 10 4G Smartphones

  • Processor – Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Quadcore 1.2 Ghz.
  • RAM – 1 GB RAM.
  • Screen Size – 5.0-inch screen size.
  • Resolution – 720 x 1280 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density).
  • Dimensions – 141.3 x 72.2 x 8.8 mm.
  • Weight – 145 grams.
  • Operating System – Windows 8.1.
  • Upgradable to – Windows 10
  • Internal Memory – 8 GB internal memory and expandable up to 128 GB.
  • Camera Primary  – 8 MP Camera.
  • Camera Secondary – 1 MP front shooter.
  • Battery Capacity – 2500 mAh.
  • Connectivity – Depends upon Model – 3G or 3G/4G.
  • Dual Sim – Depends upon the model.
  • Price  – 139 Euro or Rs. 9500 for the 3G model and 159 Euro or Rs. 10,500 for 4G LTE model.

The Specs for Microsoft Lumia 640 XL

Microsoft Lumia 640 and 640 XL Windows 10 4G Smartphones

  • Processor – Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Quadcore 1.2 Ghz.
  • RAM – 1 GB RAM.
  • Screen Size – 5.7-inch screen size.
  • Resolution – 720 x 1280 pixels (~259 ppi pixel density).
  • Dimensions – 157.9 x 81.5 x 9 mm.
  • Weight – 171 grams.
  • Operating System – Windows 8.1
  • Upgradable to – Windows 10.
  • Internal Memory – 8 GB internal memory and expandable up to 128 GB.
  • Camera Primary  – 13 MP Camera Zeiss optics.
  • Camera Secondary – 5 MP front shooter.
  • Connectivity – Depends upon Model – 3G or 3G/4G.
  • Battery Capacity – 3000 mAh.
  • Dual Sim – Depends upon the model.
  • Price  – 189 Euro or Rs. 13,200for 3G model and 219 Euro or Rs. 15,330 for 4G LTE model.

Both the smartphones have Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and the branding on them is Microsoft Lumia and after the launch of Lumia 630 Microsoft has pulled the plug on the Nokia Lumia brand and all the later models will have the Microsoft brand.

Also, read – Windows Phone is Dead – Microsoft Pulls the Plug

4 COMMENTS

  1. Whether it is true that MICROSOFT LUMIA 640XL which is windows 8.1 can be upgraded to windows 10.. And in windows 10 4G is supported or not..

  2. Yah we can buy this phone but how can we believe that this phone will be upgradable window 10 because in some news are that this phone can upadata in window 10 can change this line from there than we must buy this cool smartphone.

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