Powered by the latest version of Windows Phone 8 and including the Nokia Lumia Amber update, Nokia Lumia 625 was unveiled last month by the Finnish giant and now the fast, fun and affordable handset has been officially been launched in India at Rs. 19,999. But the handset is currently available on Saholic at Rs. 19,489 and Snapdeal at Rs. 19,499.
Not only that, Nokia Lumia 925 has also been launched at the same time at Rs. 33,499. However, this handset has already been selling on various online stores at the price of Rs. 33,479. Moreover, Saholic is also offering a freebie Sennheiser Headset HD 180 worth Rs. 1,290 along with every purchase of Lumia 925.
Nokia Lumia 625 sports a 4.7-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display offering a WVGA resolution of 480 x 800 pixels and 199 ppi pixel density. Moreover, it has a curved 2.25D Gorilla Glass 2, which protects the screen from scratches.
One can find a dual-core processor inside Lumia 625 clocked to 1.2-GHz which is coupled with 512MB RAM and 8GB ROM (expanded up to 64GB via microSD card). The smartphone features Qualcomm MSM8930 Snapdragon Chip and Adreno 305 graphic and runs on the Microsoft Windows Phone 8 platform like other Lumia handsets.
To talk about camera, there is a 5-mega pixel rear camera with LED Flash light and front facing VGA camera has been placed on the front face of the handset. The device also features new Smart Camera app.
Connectivity options include GPRS, EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, A-GPS and GLONASS.
Going further, the phone measures 9.3mm thick and weighs 159 grams. There is a 2,000mAh Li Ion battery powering the entire system and claims about 15 hours of talk time over 3G networks.
Other features include pre-loaded apps and has other incredible features like voice recording in OneNote, HERE Drive+, 7GB SkyDrive cloud storage, Family Room, Kid's Corner, DirectX 11, XBox-Live Hub, Skype video call, Noise cancellation, remote device locking via internet, photo sharing, video sharing, location sharing, Voice recognition and voice commands.
Nokia Lumia 625 comes at a five different colored changeable shells viz. Orange, Green White, Black and Yellow.
The handset will surely face an utterly tough competition against devices like Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos, BlackBerry Bold, Lenovo Ideaphone, Panasonic P51 and Lenovo K860.