Microsoft Lumia 550 has been officially announced at an event in New York today. It is the latest budget smartphone in the Lumia series unlike the flagship devices – the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL. Lets go through the specifications of the phone.
Microsoft Lumia 550 / Lumia 550 Dual SIM Specifications
The Microsoft Lumia 550 features a 4.7-inch (1280 x 720) HD OLED display that is powered by a 1.1 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 processor. It comes with 1 GB of RAM and has 8 GB of internal memory which can be expanded up to 200 GB via microSD card. It runs on Windows 10 out of the box.
The Lumia 550 rocks a 5 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, f/2.4 aperture and auto-focus. It shoots videos at 720p. On the front, it has a 2 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It is 9.9 mm thick and weighs 141.9 grams. It also comes with a Dual SIM variant (region dependent), has a 3.5 mm audio jack and FM radio.
On the connectivity front, the Lumia 550 comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS/aGPS. It packs in a 2,100 mAh removable battery under the hood.
The Microsoft Lumia 550 and Lumia 550 Dual SIM is available in White and Black color variants and price starts at US $139 (INR Rs 9,064 approximately). It goes on sale in select European markets starting this December 2015.