Nokia Lumia 730/735, the ‘Selfie’ Windows Phone by Microsoft with 5MP front camera unveiled [Specs]


Microsoft has unveiled two new Windows Phone devices during the IFA event in Berlin where the Lumia 830, the medium-flagship phone was announced. Another Lumia phone unveiled during the event is the Lumia 730 which has been marked as the ‘selfie’ phone due to its 5MP full-HD front facing camera.

Nokia LUmia 730 735 Windows Phone 8.1

The Lumia 730 is the first ever Windows Phone by Nokia which has been aimed to take selfies with its awesome 5MP front facing camera. The 730 will include full-HD camera support and will work like the exclusive Lumia apps like Lumia GlamMe and the StoryTeller.

The Lumia 730 has the following specifications:

  • Windows Phone 8.1 GDR Update 1 with Lumia Denim firmware
  • 2G/3G for Lumia 730 and 4G for Lumia 735
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 (MSM8926) 1.2 GHz quad-core processor
  • 1GB of RAM
  • 8GB of internal memory
  • Expandable memory upto 128GB and 1GB cloud storage in OneDrive
  • 4.7-inch HD OLED ClearBlack display with 1280 x 720 pixels screen resolution
  • 316PPI of curved glass screen
  • 6.7MP fixed focus camera with Carl Zeiss optics and LED flash
  • Full-HD video recording 1920 x 1080 pixels screen @ 30fps
  • Full-HD 5MP wide angle front facing camera for selfies and support for Nokia Camera, Nokia StoryTeller and Nokia Creative Studio
  • 134.7 x 68.5 x 8.7 mm
  • 133 grams in weight
  • Near Field Connectivity (NFC)
  • A-GPS
  • Glonass
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • MicroUSB port
  • Bluetooth 4.0 LE
  • Dual micro SIM
  • 2220 mAh removable battery
  • 3.5mm audio jack

This selfie Windows Phone by Nokia is aimed to people who love taking selfies and still want a medium-end phone. It is the success of the Lumia 720 which has pretty decent camera and features.

Nokia Lumia 730 with dual-sim 3G capability will be available in the markets around the world for the price tag of $262 USD whereas, 4G Lumia 735 with single sim will cost $288 USD.


Ahmad Wahid

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