Nokia Lumia 525:
Nokia has launched a budget phone in its Lumia series Nokia Lumia 525 with Windows 8 platform, the design of the device is quite similar to Nokia Lumia 520 and has yellow back cover which can be replaced with 4 other colors available (Blue,White,Red ,Black). Volume control and camera buttons are on the left of the device and USB jack is on the bottom, it comes with a 5 Megapixel camera without flash and 4 inch display with a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels that’s not impressive however you can use your nails to operate the touch. Under the hood it has 1Ghz Dual Core Processor and Qualcomm Chiset, it has MS Windows 8 OS with Adreno 305 Graphics Processing Unit(GPU). Nokia 525 has Scratch resistant glass, Multitouch, Geo tagging, GPRS, EDGE etc . For more specifications see below:
Display, Processor and OS:
Nokia 525 has IPS Capacitive Touchscreen with scratch resistant glass and display size of 4.0 inches with a body weight of 124 grams. It is powered with 1.0 Ghz Dual Core processor with Qualcomm MSM8227 Chipset and Adreno 305 Graphics(GPU). The device operates on Windows 8 platform Operating System and it also features Proximity and Accelerometer sensors.
Memory And Camera:
The internal memory on the device is 8 GB which is a bit low however nokia has increased on the RAM from 512MB(in Lumia 520) to 1 GB(Lumia 525), it also has Micro SD Memory card slot that can be expanded upto 64GB. Coming to the Camera it has 5MP primary camera with Autofocus and a reolution of 2595 x 1936 and there is no camera provided on the front , it records video at 720 pixel resolution.
Nokia 525 operates on 2G and 3G Network and Micro-Sim can be inserted to the phone, the device is announced in November 2013 but is still not available for purchase in the market, it has Wifi 802.11 b,g,n and Wifi Hotspot and has Bluetooth version 4.0 and Micro USB version 2.0. The Network speed is 21.1 Mpbs in HSPDA and 5.76 Mbps in HSUPA and you can Email and Push mail, IM and Active Noise Cancellation.
Battery Backup and Price:
It has Lithium -ion 1430 mAh battery again disappointing, the talk time is of 17 hrs in 2G and 10 hrs 30 min in 3G. The price of the device in the Indian market will be around 11000/-(approx) .