Nokia Outs the Lumia 620 and 920T
Nokia today announced a low-cost Windows Phone called the Lumia 620. Nokia hopes to attract younger users with the 620, which blends colored layers of polycarbonate to create new hues. As with the 820, the 620 has interchangeable shells. The 620 features a 3.8-inch ClearBlack display with 480 x 800 pixels, 1GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor with 512MB of RAM and 8GB of on-board storage, and a 5-megapixel main camera with VGA user-facing camera. It supports quad-band GSM/EDGE and 850/900/1900/2100 quad-band WCDMA. Other features include Bluetooth 3.0, dual-band 802.11n Wi-Fi, GPS, and NFC. It comes with a series of Nokia-branded apps that are exclusive to Lumia smartphones, including Nokia Music, Nokia Transport, the ESPN Hub, and Nokia City Lens. The 620 will be available in the first quarter of 2013 for $249. Nokia has not specified if the device will be offered in the U.S. Nokia also announced the 920T, which is a TD-SCDMA variant of the Lumia 920, optimized for the Chinese market.