Nokia Lumia 510 is a low cost member of the Nokia Lumia Phones line of Windows Phone Smartphones. It is the cheapest member of the Nokia Lumia line. With the launch of its successor, the Nokia Lumia 520, Lumia 510 price has also dropped further making it one of the most sweetly priced smart phones in Nigeria right now.
Inside Lumia 510
Nokia Lumia 510 features an 800MHz processor and a separate graphics processor with 256MB RAM. A modest spec you would say, but Windows Phone has proven itself to be resource efficient and early reviews of the device have shown it to be smooth. Nokia Lumia 510 will come with Windows Phone 7.5, but will be upgradable to Windows Phone 7.8. It will not support Windows Phone 8.
Lumia 510 will pack Nokia apps like the Nokia Drive and Nokia Maps with free voice based navigation as well as Nokia Music. Microsoft will also be offering some of its productivity apps plus 7GB free SkyDrive storage.
Display & Camera
Nokia Lumia 510 comes with a 4.0-inch display, making it Nokia’s budget smartphone with the largest display. The display offers WVGA resolution (480 x 800 pixels, 233ppi). In the camera department, Lumia 510 has a 5 megapixel camera with autofocus, face detection, geotagging, and video stabilisation. The camera can also record VGA video.
Network & Data
Nokia Lumia 510 is a 3G phone with support for quad-band GSM and dual-band UMTS. It supports data downloads up to 7.2mbps on 3G networks with GPRS/EDGE available on GSM networks. Nokia Lumia 510 also supports WLAN on Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n.
Lumia 510 is not perfect
Nokia Lumia 510 is not perfect, but no gadget is. It only comes with 4GB storage and out of this only 2.2GB is available to the user. Although Microsoft is offering 7GB free SkyDrive storage, this may not be the most ideal for a low cost device in a country where people pay a lot compared to their income for internet access.
However, having said that 2.2GB could be more than enough for some users. Hence, considering the price, there is a decent market for Nokia Lumia 510 in Nigeria.
Price & Availability
Nokia Lumia 510 is currently available in Nigeria. The price currently ranges from N25,000 to N28,000 in Nigeria. You can buy Nokia Lumia 510 at leading phone stores as well as online stores in Nigeria like Jumia
Specifications of Nokia Lumia 510:
- Windows Phone 7.8)
- 800MHz Qualcomm Snapdragon Processor
- Adreno 200 Graphics Processor
- Storage: 256MB memory, supports up to 32GB memory card
- 4GB storage (2.2GB available) with 7GB free SkyDrive cloud storage
- Nokia Maps & Nokia Drive with GPS and WLAN Network positioning
- 3.5mm audio jack
- Colours: Red, Yellow, Cyan, White, Black
- WCDMA dual-band (850, 1900 or 900, 2100 MHz)
- GSM Quad-band (850, 900MHz, 1800, 1900 MHz)
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- Stereo FM Radio
- email/push email/IM
- Music player (MP3, WMA, AAC, AAC+, WAV)
- Video player (AVC, Mpeg4, WMV, 3GPP)
- Twitter, Facebook
- Computer Sync
- Bluetooth 2.1 with EDR
- USB 2.0
- USB Charging
- Unlimited Entries in Phonebook
- Photo editor
- Internet Explorer 9 browser
- Weight: 129g
- Dimensions: 120.7 x 64.9 x 11.5mm
- Battery capacity: 1300 mAh
- Standby: 653 hours (3G)
- Talktime: 8.4 hours (3G)
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