Microsoft Lumia 550 Affordable Win 10 Smartphone Announced For $139


Microsoft has announced an affordable Lumia 550 smartphone running on win 10 along with Lumia 950XL and 950. Let’s dive into the specifications and pricing.

Lumia 550 sports a 4.7-inches HD(1280*720) OLED display and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 210Soc clocked at 1.1GHz Quad-Core processor. There is 1GB of Ram and 8GB internal storage with an SD card slot for memory expansion up to 200GB. As said above it runs on Windows 10 right out of the box.

On the camera department, Lumia 550 features a 5-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash, f/2.4 aperture, and is capable of shooting videos in 720p. Up front, we have a 2-megapixel shooter for selfies and video calls. The smartphone weighs 141.9 grams with 9.9 mm thickness.

Connectivity features include 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS/aGPS. Under the hood, there is a user removable 2,100mAh battery.

Lumia 550 is priced at $139 or Rs. 9060 approx and will be available in White and Black color variants. Device will go on for sale starting from December 2015.