MWC 2015: Lumia 640 XL with 5.7 inch Display, Windows 8.1 OS Introduced at MWC 2015

MWC 2015: Lumia 640 XL with 5.7 inch Display, Windows 8.1 OS Introduced at MWC 2015

Microsoft unveiled Lumia 640 XL smartphone at Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona. This affordable smartphone and according to the company, gives people the flexibility to do more anywhere, and at any time. Microsoft also added that the operating system of the handset can be upgraded to Windows 10 later this year.

Barcelona: Lumia 640 XL sports 5.7 inch display and the resolution is 720 x 1280 pixels. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 2. It weighs 171 grams. Lumia 640 XL is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor whose clock speed is 1.2 GHz. The processor is coupled with 1 GB RAM and the internal storage is 8 GB. There is facility to expand memory up to 128 GB via micro SD. The handset comes equipped with 13 megapixel primary camera and 5 megapixel front facing camera. It comes out of the box with Windows Phone 8.1 operating system.  It supports dual SIM and battery under the hood is 3120 mAh.

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL is offered in black, white, cyan and orange color options. The handset is priced $211 for 3G variant. LTE variant of the device is also offered and it will come with a price tag of $245. It will start shipping in the March.

Detailed specifications of Microsoft Lumia 640 XL  

  • The handset comes with 5.7 inch display
  • Display resolution is 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Type of display is HD Clearblack IPS
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • Physical dimensions are 157.9 x 81.5 x 9 mm
  • It weighs 171 grams
  • The handset is powered by 1.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor
  • It is backed by 1 GB RAM
  • Internal storage is 8 GB
  • Memory can be expanded via micro SD up to 128 GB
  • The handset features 13 megapixel camera
  • There is also 5 megapixel front facing camera
  • The device runs on Windows Phone 8.1 OS
  • Connectivity features of the handset are WiFi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC and 4G LTE
  • 3.5 mm headphones
  • FM Radio
  • Micro USB charging
  • It supports dual SIM
  • Compass, Proximity, accelerometer and ambient light sensors
  • Battery under the hood is 3120 mAh
  • Skype, Cortana, Office, Outlook, OneDrive
  •  One year subscription of Office 365