If reports are to be believed, Nokia's latest Lumia 610 smartphone will arrive in India within next two months with a price tag of Rs. Rs 11,000. The Nokia Lumia 610 was unveiled at the recently held Mobile World Congress. The Lumia 610 is being touted as the first low-cost Windows Phone handset, sporting an 800MHz Snapdragon S1 processor, 256MB of RAM, and 8GB of built-in storage.
Other specifications of the Nokia Lumia 610 include Windows Phone 7.5 Mango, a 3.7-inch 800x480 pixel display, 5MP autofocus camera with LED flash, as well as the standard Bluetooth 2.1, HSDPA 7.2Mbps, HSUPA 5.76Mbps, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, stereo FM radio, and microUSB 2.0 connectivity. The Lumia 610 also features a 1,300 mAh battery, rated to deliver 35 hours of continuous music play, 580 hours of standby time, and 6.5 hours of talk time. The device is likely to be available in multiple colours – white, cyan, magenta and black.
Nokia is banking upon the Windows Phone-based smartphones to sustain its hold in the global market. Nokia also plans to tap the developing markets such as India with its new Asha-series of phones. At the recently held CES 2012, Nokia also announced the Lumia 900, its first 4G LTE smartphone for AT&T.