- Windows Phone 8.1 OS
- Dual Core Processor
- 1GB RAM
- 2MP Rear Camera
- 0.3MP Front Camera
- 1560mAH Battery
- 8GB Internal Memory
Microsoft Lumia 435: Expecting Something Pretty Basic
Import reports do show that Microsoft is gearing up for another budget release in India concerning the Smartphones. If the Lumia 535 was a hit, then the latest offering from Microsoft is all set to better the budget segment while putting forth something in the entry-level category. In comes a wonderful layout with multiple leaks concerning images and specs, as we gear up for the grand launch of the much awaited Lumia 435. While some may argue that this gadget is still quite far from the launch date, the prospective buyers must surely be given an insight into how the gadget is going to fare as per the included specs and attributes.
This being an overview won’t involve the detailed list of pros and cons concerning the gadget but the leaks suggest than the Lumia 435 won’t be tagged as a high-end or even a mid-range Smartphone. The specs clearly indicate that this would be considered below the elusive Lumia 535 but with a similar build and few specs which are on the similar lines. With the Nokia tag now out of contention it would be only fitting it Microsoft pulls out such similar sets quite frequently.
This gadget looks pretty usual when the overall build and design cues are considered. The layering is all set to be pure plastic with the polycarbonate feel being similar to what the 535 exhibited. The structure is all set to be glossy but on a smaller framework as for the constricted screen size. We also might find those curvier edges whereas gripping the same won’t be a big issue. The available or rather specified dimensions include the 118.1 x 64.7 x 11.7 mm as per the height and width whereas the thickness level hasn’t been ascertained as of yet.
In comes the 4 inch panel which clearly justifies that the Lumia 435 won’t be a high-end handset. The offered resolution panel assumes a paltry form at WVGA or 480 pixels, whereas the offered pixel density level looks a bit obvious at 233ppi. The levels aren’t high but certainly quite usable for a low-end handset like the concerned one. Most of the viewing angles look pretty good whereas the availability of the multiple color options is a great plus as well. Be it the offered multi-touch response or the potent capacitive layout, the Lumia 435 is certainly a utilitarian gadget at the expected price range.
In rumors are to be believed the gadget might involves the Windows Phone 8.1 which is the latest mobile version in store. The redundancies of the Windows Phone 8 goes out of the door as the latest operating platform packs in quite a lot as per the layout. Be it the touch responsiveness or the live tiles, this version looks one exotic approach besides the availability of the extensive app drawer.
We are looking at the elusive snapdragon 200 chipset which might offer the Dual-core processor to bank upon. It would be a surprise if the gadget offers the quad-core processor with a sizeable clock speed well in excess of 1.2GHz. While most of the features are still under the wraps we might be looking at only two cores for the given budget with or without the dedicated GPU.
As per the specs sheet and the low-end features we might be looking at a 4GB internal storage limit for the Lumia 435. This might not be a lot but certainly quite enough if you are looking to use it as the secondary handset. RAM allotment is 1GB which is better.
Only the solitary camera unit has been specified as of yet with the 2MP rear snapper and 0.3 MP front camera but the phone lacks LED flash.
The gadget would feature the unrated BV-5J battery which clearly shows the target flock. This gadget has been formulated as per the Indian audience and we are looking at the battery to be capable of handling multiple connectivity features, if included.
The Lumia 435 from Microsoft is a basic gadget. The priced below at Rs. 4999/-.
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