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Windows based Nokia lumia 620

Windows based Nokia lumia 620

There have been many great smartphones that have been released by Nokia since the time they have started offering the Windows Phone OS. The latest to join this list of phones is the Nokia Lumia 620. Most of the Nokia Lumia 620 reviews are highlighting that it is a budget phone and why shouldn’t it be when it is priced at only Rs. 15,000. Even though this phone doesn’t have a large display, it provides great build quality. It has a dual-core processor and 1GB Ram that is quite enough for such a mid-range phone. Let us go through the superb specifications it offers.

Design
The Nokia Lumia 620 is available in five different colors that are a plus to this feature-rich phone. The size of this phone is 4.5 inches tall and 2.4 inches wide. Its thickness is 0.43 inches and it weighs at 4.5 ounces. The 3.8 inches display with the 800×480 pixel resolution it provides is small but quite better for this budget phone. Its front has a VGA camera above the display and three capacitive buttons below the display. The top of the phone has a 3.5mm headset jack while a micro-USB port covers the bottom. The buttons for volume, power/lock and camera shutter are on the right side. Apart from the 5 meagapixel rear camera, a microSD slot and SIM card slot highlight the inside of the phone when the back cover is removed.

 

What’s outside
The Nokia Lumia 620 reviews highlights that this phone should have had better processor than the 1GHz Snapdragon S4 Plus processor it provides. This processor is paired with a 512MB RAM and a microSd slot which is expandable up to 64GB. It has an 8GB internal storage and offers 3.8 inches display that is based on the ClearBlack LCD technology. This technology provides for the great outdoor visibility and amazing color reproduction on the display of this phone.

 

What’s inside
The clean and smooth Windows Phone 8 interface that the Nokia Lumia 620 phone provides is the highlight of this phone. At such an affordable cost, this phone offers many built-in softwares that include the Metro interface, Live Tiles, Office 2013, Xbox integration, Skype and much more. The Nokia Music app it provides lets users to make their own personalized playlists. It gives amazing audio quality that offers clear sound output.

 

Interface
As anticipated by most Nokia Lumia 620 reviews, this phone provides very smooth performance because of the Windows Phone 8. It offers limited RAM so extensive games like Asphalt 7 can’t be played on this phone. It provides a lockscreen that works like the notification bar. The large live tiles it has can be changed to different sizes namely, small, medium and large. It supports multitasking and allows other apps to run in background. The default Internet Explorer 10 gives smooth and fast performance. This phone also supports Bluetooth transfer.

 

Camera
It has a 5 megapixel rear camera with settings like exposure, ISO, white balance, flash, autofocus, night mode as well as close-up mode. It also features a 0.3 megapixel VGA front camera which can be used for video calling.

 

Battery Life
The 1300mAh battery of the Nokia Lumia 620 phone offers great battery life in standby mode. The phone can stay without charging for more than a day on standby. On heavy usage of the phone, the battery can go down till 64% within a day. But, this can be controlled by reducing the brightness of the phone.

 

Verdict
The Nokia Lumia 620 offers cheap and fairly good hardware with an extensive range of built-in softwares. This is a mid-range phone that offers the amazing features of the Windows Phone 8.

 

Author: Suraj Singh – Follow him on Google+.

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