Monday, February 25, 2013

Nokia Lumia 520 unveiled

Looks like all the rumors are true after all, with the announcement of the Nokia Lumia 520 at the Mobile World Congress today at Barcelona. This new WP8 smartphone sits behind his brothers: 620, 720, 820 and 920. Specs are after the jump.

The Nokia Lumia 520 packs the following specs:

4" IPS LCD WVGA (800 x 480 px)
16m colors, 2D hardened glass, supersensitive touch
1GHz Dual Core Snapdragon processor
8GB internal memory
expandable up to 64GB with a microSD card
7GB free SkyDrive storage
5MP autofocus camera
720p HD video recording, 30fps
3G (HSPA+) /WiFi(802.11 b/g/n) /Bluetooth (3.0) connectivity
Integrated A-GPS
Micro-USB 2.0 with charging
3.5mm audio connector
Windows Phone 8 OS
1430 mAh battery
9.6h talktime (3G)
360h standby

The Nokia Lumia 520 will cost around 139 euros without taxes and subsidies (approximately PHP 7500) and will be available first in Hongkong and Vietnam by March. The rest will follow. Unfortunately, the Philippines may get it late again as with 620.

Here's the promo video: