Microsoft has just announced the cheapest Windows Phone Lumia 430 Dual SIM.
Lumia 430 Dual SIM comes with Windows Phone 8.1 with Denim update. Lumia 430 smartphone is priced to just USD 70. The best part of this low end smartphone is, it can be upgraded to Windows 10 when it becomes available later this year. (Certain features and experiences will require more advanced future hardware)
Microsoft use the word “Smart Dual SIM” which means user can assign unique profiles for their SIM cards.
Microsoft Office, Skype and OneDrive preloaded in the Lumia 430. When you active OneDrive, you’ll get 15GB storage free. Then if you enable camera roll backup, you will get 15GB additional OneDrive storage. Interestingly, Lumia 430 comes with front camera. Two megapixel rear and 0.3 mega pixel VGA front camera will help users make video calls via Skype.
Lumia 430 has 1GB RAM, 8GB internal storage. With micro SD card slot, users can expand the storage upto 128GB. Moreover, Dual core 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor and 1GB of RAM make Lumia 430 little powerful device which helps for playing games or handling Microsoft Office documents.
The Smart Dual-SIM Lumia 430 comes in bright orange and black colour options. The device will be available in APAC, IMEA, Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine and Belarus from April. Price for the device may vary depends on the market. However estimated price to be USD.70 before taxes.
So there is no doubt that Lumia 430 is the most affordable device to date with the $70 price tag.
Quick specs of the Microsoft Lumia 430 Dual SIM
Display : LCD, 4.0 inches 800 x 480 pixels (~235ppi)
OS : Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim
Chipset : Qualcomm Snapdragon 200
CPU : Dual -core 1.2 GHz
GPU : Adreno 430
RAM : 1GB
Camera : Primary – 2 MP,
Secondary – 0.3 MP VGA
Storage : 8GB and Micro SD slot for upto 128GB
Connectivity : Smart Dual SIM, Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, NFC,
For the full specifications : Lumia 430 Dual SIM