Nokia is almost at their zone, with phones coming out like rabbits from a magician’s hat. The most recent addition to their collection is the Lumia 625, a 4.7 inch WVGA LCD screen-ed device that brings LTE to the lower price point.
Nokia managed to push in a little of everything nice into the phone without that reflecting on the price which is set at 220 Euros. At 9 mm, the device is almost as thin as the Lumia 720 which is quite thin. To give you perspective, the Lumia 620 is 11 mm thick.
The Lumia 625 also comes with the Nokia Lumia Amber Update installed that has the standby time display option, double tap to wake phone, Lumia Colour profile, Smart Camera App and low-power Bluetooth LE 4.0.
The specs for Lumia 625 are as below:
- 4.7 inch WVGA LCD screen, 480 x 800 pixels (201 ppi)
- Corning Gorilla Glass 2
- 1.2GHz Dual-Core Snapdragon S4 Processor
- Adreno 305 GPU
- 8GB Internal storage, expandable to 64GB via microSD + 7GB Skydrive
- 512MB RAM
- 133.25 x 72.25 x 9.15 mm
- 159 grams
- 2G, 3G and 4G LTE upto 100 Mbps
- Removable shells; orange, yellow, bright green, white and black
- HTML 5 browser
- 5MP camera with LED flash, continous autofocus, video recording at 1080p @30fps, Video digital zoom at 4x
- 0.3 MP front camera
- 2000 mAh battery (23.9 hours talk-time, 552 hrs standby)
Availability and pricing for this device is China, Europe, Asia Pacific, India, Middle East, Africa and Latin America in Q3 2013 at the un-subsidized price of 220 Euros.