Best Price: Rs. 6,452
- Windows Phone v8.1
- 8 GB + 128 GB Expandable
- FM Radio
- Lightweight (146 g)
- Slim (8 mm thickness)
- The first smartphone from Microsoft sans Nokia branding
- The most popular1 Windows phone priced around Rs. 6,000
- Latest Windows OS
- Powerful configuration
- Budget friendly
- Changeable back panels
Promising budget smartphone
Display and Design
The Nokia Lumia 535 arrives with a 5-inch IPS display which promises good readability even under the sun and nice viewing from different angles. It sports a resolution of 540 x 960 pixels and a pixel density of 220ppi.
The Microsoft Lumia 535 has a thickness of 8mm, a weight of 146g and soft rounded edges to provide a better grip. The changeable glossy plastic frame at the back comes in a wide range of colors like green, orange, black, cyan, white and gray.
Processor and OS
Under the hood, the Lumia 535 dons a 1.2GHz quad-core processor sitting on Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset and assisted by a powerful 1GB RAM. It ships with the latest Windows Phone v8.1 OS with Denim update. The latest OS provides you access to the large number of familiar and useful Microsoft services without any additional cost.
Camera and Storage
The main camera of the Nokia Lumia 535 shoots 5MP stills and supports autofocus, LED flash, 28mm focal length, f/2.4 aperture and Â¼ inch sensor. On the front, the smartphone houses another 5MP snapper which is good for selfie obsessed youngsters. It comes with 8GB of onboard memory which can be expanded up to a massive 128GB.
Battery and Connectivity
The Microsoft Lumia 535 sports a single SIM slot and can be connected through options like GPS/AGPS, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, 3G, USB port, Mobile hotspot and Wi-Fi. It sips juice from a 1,950mAh Li-ion battery promising up to 11 hours of talk time in 2G networks.
The Microsoft Lumia 535 is the first offering from the software giant’s stable after taking over Nokia completely. It may not be stunning but is extremely impressive considering the price at which it is available. Moreover, it offers many useful Microsoft services for free.