Nokia announces latest windows phone and updates on Lumia 520

By 05:29 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 Comments

Nokia has announced their latest windows phone and an update to Lumia 520. Announced on July, 2014 and expected to be released on August, 2014, the Nokia Lumia 530 is an affordable Smartphone that will be offering its users top-class features. It’ll run on Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1 with a quad-core processor. The Lumia 530 will be seen in bright green, bright orange, white, dark grey colors and will be available in single and dual-SIM models.

Nokia Lumia 530 Review

Nokia Lumia 530 also known as Nokia Lumia 530 RM-1017 is more like the earlier Lumia 520 although it’s a bit heavier weighing 129 grams and measuring 119.7 X 62.3 X 11.7 mm. its users will have the option to choose from single and dual-SIM model, both with a micro-SIM support offering 2G/3G networks.

Nokia Lumia 530 has a 4.0 inch TFT capacitive touchscreen (480 X 854 pixels resolution) and just like the Lumia 520 it doesn’t support a front camera but comes with a sharp 5-megapixels rear camera (2592 X 1936 pixels) with 480p HD video.

Running on windows phone 8.1 with a quad-core 1.2GHz processor, the Lumia 530 performance is no doubt going to be super-fast. It also has a sound memory capacity, a 512MB RAM, 4GB ROM and unlike most low-cost Smartphones its microSD extension capacity is up to 128GB.

The battery capacity is one of the major features considered by users before acquiring a Smartphone and i’m sure you won’t be disappointed with the Li-Ion 1480Mah battery of the Lumia 530 which on standby will last up to 528 hours, 13:20 hours on talktime and 51 hours on music play.

Nokia Lumia 530 Specs

Announced on July, 2014


Operating system: Windows phone 8.1

Processor: Quad-core 1.2GHz

Adreno 302

Sensors: Accelerometer

Storage capacity: 512MB RAM, 4GB ROM, up to 128GB on microSD

Display: 4.0 inch TFT capacitive touchscreen (480 X 854 pixels)

Camera: 5-megapixels (480p HD video)

Front camera: NO

SIM: Single & Dual-SIM (micro-SIM)

2G & 3G Networks

HSDPA: 21mbps | HSUPA: 5.76mbps

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot

Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP

USB v2.0

GPRS|EDGE: up to 236.8 kbps


Java support: NO

Music & Video players

Battery capacity: 1480mAH

Talktime: up to 13:20hrs (2G) | 10hrs (3G)

Standby time: up to 528hrs

Music play: up to 51hrs

Document viewer

FM Radio

Social apps

Weight: 129 grams

Size: 119.7 X 62.3 X 11.7 mm

Colors: white, dark grey, bright green, bright orange


Nokia Lumia 530 Price In Nigeria

The price of Nokia Lumia 530 won’t be much different from the Lumia 520. Nokia Lumia 530 price in Nigeria is expected to range from N22,000 to N26,000.



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