Microsoft Lumia 535 Takes on Android

Redmond just announced two new devices from the former Nokia line up -- without the Nokia name. Microsoft hopes the Microsoft Lumia 535 and Lumia 535 Dual SIM smartphones will help it compete at the low end of the market where Android is dominating.

The new Lumias run on the Windows 8.1 operating system, which means they tote Microsoft services like Skype video calls, a pre-installed Office Suite and OneNote, 15GB of free OneDrive cloud storage that lets you save and sync photos, Microsoft Outlook built in for e-mail, and more.

EULumia 535 comes with our EU5x5x5EU proposition,EU said Jo Harlow, Corporate Vice President for Phones at Microsoft. EUInnovation should be available to everyone, and we are doing this through the very best integrated Microsoft services included and out of the box, a 5MP wide-angle front-facing camera, and a spacious 5-inch qHD screen -- all at an affordable price.EU

What is the '5x5x5' Proposition?

Harlow is not just talking hype. The price for the Lumia 535 smartphones is only $140, which makes it ultra-competitive especially in the pre-paid phone market. But what is this 5x5x5 proposition? Simply stated, itEUs five integrated Microsoft services, a 5 megapixel front-facing camera and a 5-inch display.

The Lumia 535 line also comes with the Lumia Denim Update, which combines new enhancements from the Windows 8.1 Update 1 with exclusive experiences for Lumia smartphones. The Windows 8.1 Update 1 offers the personal digital assistant Cortana, live folders that are easy to move around and rename, an apps corner on your screen, SMS merge and forwarding.

The experiences unique to Lumia include the Lumia Camera that promises more speed, as well as Rich Capture that lets you shoot first and adjust the camera settings later. Then thereEUs Moment Capture that allows you capture 4k quality video with a long...

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Microsoft Lumia 535 Takes on Android

Redmond just announced two new devices from the former Nokia line up -- without the Nokia name. Microsoft hopes the Microsoft Lumia 535 and Lumia 535 Dual SIM smartphones will help it compete at the low end of the market where Android is dominating.

The new Lumias run on the Windows 8.1 operating system, which means they tote Microsoft services like Skype video calls, a pre-installed Office Suite and OneNote, 15GB of free OneDrive cloud storage that lets you save and sync photos, Microsoft Outlook built in for e-mail, and more.

EULumia 535 comes with our EU5x5x5EU proposition,EU said Jo Harlow, Corporate Vice President for Phones at Microsoft. EUInnovation should be available to everyone, and we are doing this through the very best integrated Microsoft services included and out of the box, a 5MP wide-angle front-facing camera, and a spacious 5-inch qHD screen -- all at an affordable price.EU

What is the '5x5x5' Proposition?

Harlow is not just talking hype. The price for the Lumia 535 smartphones is only $140, which makes it ultra-competitive especially in the pre-paid phone market. But what is this 5x5x5 proposition? Simply stated, itEUs five integrated Microsoft services, a 5 megapixel front-facing camera and a 5-inch display.

The Lumia 535 line also comes with the Lumia Denim Update, which combines new enhancements from the Windows 8.1 Update 1 with exclusive experiences for Lumia smartphones. The Windows 8.1 Update 1 offers the personal digital assistant Cortana, live folders that are easy to move around and rename, an apps corner on your screen, SMS merge and forwarding.

The experiences unique to Lumia include the Lumia Camera that promises more speed, as well as Rich Capture that lets you shoot first and adjust the camera settings later. Then thereEUs Moment Capture that allows you capture 4k quality video with a long...

Comments are closed.