Nokia introduced low-end Windows smartphones like Nokia Lumia 520 and Nokia Lumia 620 which inherited features that were reserved usually for the higher-end phones. The Nokia Lumia 625 is another mid-level windows operating system based smartphone. Given below are the features and specifications of the device.
Features and Specifications:
The Lumia 625 runs on Microsoft Windows Phone 8 operating system which can be upgraded to Windows Phone Black OS. The device is powered by 1.2 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon Krait processor with Adreno 305 GPU. In terms of memory, the Nokia Lumia 625 hosts 512 MB RAM with an internal storage capacity of 8 GB which can be further expanded up to 64 GB using a microSD card.
Screen and Design:
As Android devices have become popular Nokia is planning to break the trend with the introduction of Windows based smartphones. The Windows based smartphones possess appealing looks and the new Nokia Lumia 625 is no exception either. The Lumia 625 has a 4.7-inch IPS LCD capacitive touch screen with qHD (800 x 400 pixels) screen resolution which produces an effective pixel density of 199 PPI. The device also features Corning’s Gorilla Glass 2 protection. Moving away to the dimensions of the device, the smartphone measures 133.3 x 72.3 x 9.2 mm and weighs about 159 grams. The smartphones comes in five colour variants namely Yellow, Green, Black, White and Orange.
Camera and Multimedia:
Android based smartphones gained popularity primarily because of its big screen and camera quality. Nokia is trying to replicate the features in Windows based smartphones. The device has a 5 MP primary rear camera with LED flash using which one can capture quality images and videos. Unfortunately for selfie lovers the device comes with a VGA front camera. Multimedia options that come along with the Windows based smartphone are MP3, MP4, WMV, WAV, WMA etc.
Software and Features:
The Nokia Lumia 625 runs on Microsoft Windows Phone 8 operating system which can be upgraded to Microsoft Windows Phone Black operating system. The smartphone also features pre-loaded regular applications like image viewer & editor, document viewer, Predictive text input, 7 GB free Skydrive storage, Here Maps, Bing search etc.
Battery and Connectivity:
The device is powered by a non-removable Li-Ion 2000 mAh battery which supports a talk time of about 24h and music playback up to 90h. In terms of connectivity, one can always afford to stay connected as the device includes 4G, GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0 and microUSB 2.0 port.