Not taking a break with the launch of Lumia 520, Nokia has announced another WP8 handset, the Lumia 720. The phone features the same polycarbonate unibody design as the 920 and brings a host of new features aimed at mid end segment of the market. The Lumia 720 is undoubtedly the company’s most urbane Windows Phone offering to date with a 9mm thickness and a weight of 128 grams.
Coming to the specs, the Lumia 720 packs a 4 inch WVGA Clearblack display along with a dual-core 1GHz Snapdragon CPU (the same as the Lumia 520), 512MB RAM, 2,000mAh battery, NFC and an option for wireless charging. Additionally it will come with 8 GB onboard storage and microSD slot for expansion. Nokia has also added a 6.7 MP camera with f/1.9 lens along with a 1.3 MP front facing camera. The camera is capable of shooting up to 720p videos.
The Lumia 720 will be available in red, white, cyan, black and gloss yellow and is aimed primarily at the non LTE markets. For a price of around $330, the phone should hit the retail shelves sometime in Q2 this year.
Nokia Lumia 720 key specifications:
- 4.0-inch WVGA LCD display with super sensitive touch
- 1GHz dual-core Snapdragon CPU
- 6.7MP f/1.9 rear camera, 1.3 MP front camera
- 512MB RAM
- 8GB onboard storage, microSD up to 64GB
- 2,000mAh battery
- WiFi, Bluetooth 3.0, GPS, 3G
- Optional wireless charging