The Nokia Lumia 520 and Lumia 720 Get Priced
The Nokia Lumia 520 and 720 receive a launch date and price points! The best part of this time of the year is all the awesome new handsets and tablets that make their way to the market place. With events like CES and MWC so close together, rumors and leaks of upcoming wares, flood the interwebs for weeks before the conventions. While we all hold our breath for manufacturers to announce these newly speculated handsets, the one thing that is usually always missing from the announcement is the when, and how much. You know those two most important factors when looking for a new gadget. Today Nokia has pegged a launch date and pricing for their new Nokia Lumia 520 and Lumia 720 smart phones.
Initial details surrounding these two new Lumia’s gave them a launch window of ‘sometime in March’, but unfortunately it looks like that time frame may have gotten a push back. Pocketnow has dug up some details surrounding the launch of the two models in the UK. The 520 is set to launch in Southeast Asia and “quicky” make its way around the world. The UK carrier Clove has confirmed a launch date for the two handsets that put them up for sale on April 1st. Nokia also chimed in on the details giving the Lumia 520 a price point of €139 and the Lumia 720 a price of €249. While these prices are expected, keep in mind that they will indeed change depending on the market they are found in. UK prices are expected to be about £142 for the 520 and £250 for the 720. So what can you expect? Well for starters both devices runs the latest in Windows Phone version 8. The Lumia 720 comes with a 4.3 inch IPS LCD touch screen, a dual core 1 GHz Snapdragon S4 processor, an Adreno 305 GPU, 512 MB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage. The Lumia 520 on the other hand is a 4 inch slate that offers up an IPS LCD touch screen, with the same dual core 1 GHz Snapdragon S4 processor and Adreno GPU. It also comes equipped with 512 MB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.
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