Nokia has announced Lumia 720 at Mobile World Congress 2013 along with Lumia 520. The new device runs on Windows Phone 8 OS and features a 4.4-inch LCD IPS capacitive touchscreen with 480×800 pixels resolution. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 2.
Inside, the Lumia 720 is powered by a 1 GHz Dual Core Snapdragon processor along with 512 MB of RAM. The 720 has a microSD card slot that you can use to expand memory up to 64GB. There’s also 8GB of internal storage and you get 7GB online storage through SkyDrive.The Nokia Lumia 720 offers a 6.7 MP rear camera with BSI, Auto-Focus, Carl Zeiss optics, a Led flash and a large f/1.9 aperture. So you can capture great photos even with low light. Smart Shoot allows you to combine multiple photos and create the perfect shot. And now the Erase feature allows you to remove any unwanted elements. In addition, the Nokia Lumia 720 boasts an 1.3MP HD front-facing camera.
It supports 2G and 3G networks, and Class B GPRS, EDGE up to 236.8 kbps, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, microUSB and wireless charging support.
The Lumia 720 sports a 2,000 mAh battery for 13.4 hours talk time and 520 hours standby time. The Lumia 720 will be available for $331 (about €249) and it will start to hit the market from March 2013.
Nokia Lumia 720 Advantages
- Sleek and stylish design
- Excellent camera
- Long battery life
- Big screen
- Cheap price ($185 in US and Rs. 11,599 in India)
- Fast performance with 1GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor
- Available in range of colors : white, black, red, cyan and yellow.
- MicroSD card slot up to 64GB.
- Wireless charging
Nokia Lumia 720 Disadvantages
- No cons
The Lumia 720 doesn’t have the high end features but this is a great phone, especially for those who prefer the Windows Phone OS.
Lumia 720 Key features and Specs:
- OS: Windows Phone 8
- CPU: Snapdragon S4 dual-core 1GHz
- Display: IPS LCD 4.3″, 480×800 (233 ppi)
- RAM: 512 MB
- Camera: 6.7 MP, video recording HD 720p/30fps, 1.3MP front-facing camera
- Internal storage: 8GB + microSD card slot
- Connectivity :Wi-Fi n, Bluetooth 3.0, micro USB, 3.5mm, A-GPS, GLONASS
- Dimensions: 127.9 x 67.5 x 9 mm
- Weight: 128 gram
- Battery: 2000 mAh, 23.4 h 2G/ 13.4 h 3G talk time, 520 h stand by time
Lumia 720 Video hands-on