In the event Mobile World Congress 2012 held in Barcelona, Spain Nokia introduces a new kid in the Lumia line of smartphones based on Windows Phone called Nokia Lumia 610. Reportedly, the Nokia Lumia 610 Windows Phone is a product that is intended for beginners who want to get acquainted with this Microsoft’s smartphone platform. Appropriate mission targeting the ‘starter’ and youth, Nokia Lumia 610 presented with bright colors (cyan, magenta, black, and white) that are of interest of young people who represent most of the beginners. In the official website of Nokia Europe these bright colors they refer to as ‘delicious colors’. Quoted from the official website of Nokia, Lumia 610 equipped with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S1 processor 800MHz, 256MB RAM, 8GB of internal memory with no MicroSD slot, and runs Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango). In the Nokia Conversations site explained that excess Nokia Lumia 610 lies in the use of energy and more memory efficient than other Lumia so will make the ‘newbies’ are infatuated Internet will be more free to surf in cyberspace.
As another predecessor Lumia, Nokia Lumia 610 also provides easy access to surfing with the help of Bing and Internet Explorer 9. Interact via social networking activity can also be done quickly from the homescreen. Nokia Lumia 610 is also compatible to access the Nokia music that provides a list of more than 14 million songs from 38 countries as well as the availability of radio channels from more than 15 countries. In addition to the Nokia Music, Nokia Reading can also be accessed from the Nokia Lumia 610. This service must be more helpful to remember the newbies that most young people who are hungry for information and the latest news.
The smart phone has a 3.7-inch 800 × 480 pixel resolution also features a 5MP camera with LED Flash. As with the previous Lumia (710 and 800) 610 facilities were not equipped with front camera. Reportedly Nokia Lumia 610 will be priced at 250 U.S. dollars and will be marketed first in the UK in the second quarter of 2012 with other countries to follow thereafter.
Specifications Nokia Lumia 610
Networks: WCDMA 850/900/1900/2100, GSM / EDGE 850/900/1800/1900
Screen: 3.7 “WVGA (800 × 480) TFT LCD capacitive touch display
OS: Windows Phone 7.5
Memory: 256MB RAM, 8GB storage
Camera: 5Mpix auto-focus, LED flash, Video MPEG-4 VGA @ 30 fps
Connectivity: WLAN 802.11 b / g / n, HSDPA 7.2 Mbps, Bluetooth 2.1, A-GPS, micro-USB connector, 3.5mm AHJ connector
Processor: 800 Mhz Single Core / Qualcomm Snapdragon S1
Battery: 1300 mAh
Size / Weight: 119.24mm x 62.18mm x 11.95mm (LxWxT) / 77.6cc / 131.5g (with battery)