Microsoft is a brand known in every household not only in India but in the world for its high-class products and world class services. So, there is no surprise that Bill Gates, with a net worth of $81.5 billion is one of the richest people in the world. Microsoft launched Microsoft Lumia 535 Dual Sim during November 2014 which is loaded with premium and classic features and managed to catch the eyeballs of maximum individuals. Due to its affordable price in India, Microsoft Lumia 535 Dual SIM was rated and liked equally by critics and common masses.
Microsoft Lumia 535 Dual SIM phone is not so slim, but a handy phone with colorful designs and well-textured model. Its length is 140.2 mm while its breadth and width are 72.4 mm and 8.8 mm respectively. It has a weight of only 146 g. It has a dual SIM slot. You can opt for cyan, bright green, white, black, bright orange colors depending on which color you like because this phone comes on various vibrant and eye catching colors. It has a removable battery too. With these design features, Lumia 535 Dual SIM would be a good buy in its price range.
Microsoft Lumia 535 Dual Sim phone is an IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 16M colors. The size of the screen is 5 inches. Screen to body ratio of this phone is 67.9 percent. The resolution of Microsoft Lumia 535 Dual Sim phone is 540 x 960 pixels. It has a pixel density of nearly 220 ppm. Its specific absorption rate is 0.54 which can be considered good. It has the multi-touch facility and is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
With long, busy schedules of many people nowadays, we want a phone with the good battery so, that it runs long and connects us to others without the need of recharging again and again everywhere. With its battery life, Microsoft has not disappointed us when it comes to battery. It has Li-Ion 1905 mAh battery which on standby can go up to 336 hours. On 2g and 3g talk time, this phone’s battery can run up to 11 hours and 13 hours respectively. On music play, its battery will not die, at least till 78 hours. It has an endurance rating of 44h.
Camera in a phone was a luxury in past years, but nowadays it has become a necessity. Therefore, many phones come with the camera nowadays to meet the demand of the customers. Microsoft Lumia 535 Dual SIM phone has both rear and front cameras. Both the rear and front camera are of 5 megapixels each. It’s camcorder is about 2592 x 1936 pixels. It has autofocus, LED flash, ¼’ sensor size and geotagging as its features. Its video runs at 480p@30fps with really outstanding sound quality.
Internal and External Memory Specifications
It has a good memory capacity. Its RAM is of 1 GB and it has an internal storage capacity of 8 GB. It has microSD card slot with an external expandable memory capacity of 128 GB. Though it has less internal storage capacity and RAM, it seems to be well covered by the external memory capacity.
The processor of Microsoft Lumia 535 Dual Sim phone is Quad-core 1.2GHz Cortex-A7 with Adreno 302 as its GPU. Its chipset is Qualcomm Snapdragon 200. Looking at the processor, this phone is not bad as you can play games, watch videos and hear music without any real trouble.
Microsoft Lumia 535 Dual SIM’s operating system is Windows 8.1. Its skin is Lumia Denim. As expected, this phone’s operating system doesn’t disappoint us anyway.
Microsoft Lumia 535 Price Analysis
The smartphone has launched in November 2014. Its price at the time of launch was around INR. 8,000/-. As is the case with other smartphones, the price has crashed by 20%.
The mobile is available in most of the top e-commerce stores like PayTM, Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal etc and the price varies quite a bit. Currently, PayTM is offering the best price of Micromax Lumia 535 at INR. 6,296. Pricejugaad also forecasts that the price is going to decrease by 5% in the next 4 Weeks.
With a price around Rs.5k in India Microsoft Lumia 535, Dual SIM seems to be a good catch for a buyer. If anyone is looking for a smartphone around this budget with Windows OS, then it is a good choice. The specification score of Microsoft Lumia 535 Dual SIM is 67/100 which is decent. The review score is 70/100 which is also an average plus indicating positive and balanced feedback the customers.