On April 7 it was all set by Microsoft to debut Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL smartphones in India, followed by that sent out invites too. Few days left for the official launch event, but before that Flipkart has confirmed that the smartphones will be sold through their e-commerce channel.
Teased Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 xl, and the Flipkart teaser includes two medals painted in Microsoft Windows colors and highlighting the handset camera and battery capabilities. With a tag line that speaks, “A new challenger comes, to change the game!” and also reads ‘Achieve More,’ which is often used for Lumia handsets related marketing campaigns.
However, these aren’t the first and foremost time that Flipkart has linked with the forthcoming smartphones, but according to the reports – the Microsoft Lumia phones are also listed on Flipkart’s April Commission payouts. Interestingly, the Lumia 640 is listed under the exclusive segment, priced at Rs 9999 mark.
Specifications wise, the Microsoft Lumia 640 XL is a bit different from the Lumia 640 Dual SIM. Display front on the 640 goes with a 5-inch HD display, Snapdragon 400 CPU, 1GB of RAM, 8GB ROM, microSD card support and being it a dual-SIM smartphone, offers LTE, NFC and packs an 8.7MP main camera and only a 0.9MP front facing snapper and moreover it runs on the latest version of Windows Phone 8.1 which can be upgraded to Windows 10 for phones.
Now talking about the Lumia 640 XL specs, which flaunts a 5.7-inch 720p HD IPS LCD display, 1.2GHz Snapdragon quad-core processor coupled with 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage, expandable microSD card slot, and the camera department on this handset will be offering a 13MP rear camera, 5MP selfie-centric front-facing cam. It packs a 3000mAh battery and include dual-SIM card slots, LTE support, NFC, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi connectivity options.
A new challenger comes, to change the game! pic.twitter.com/8kFNV8E0eN
— Flipkart (@Flipkart) April 4, 2015
The Lumia 640 XL runs on Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim update, and it is promised by Microsoft to get a Windows 10 upgrade.