Microsoft has announced the launch of Microsoft Lumia 550 in India today. The announcement came after the launch of Microsoft Lumia 950 and the Microsoft Lumia 95 XL launch in the country. The Microsoft Lumia 550 is the cheapest Windows 10 running smartphone in the country and the only third smartphone to be launched after Lumia 950 and 950 XL. The Lumia 550 has been priced at Rs 9399 and comes with a decent set of specifications.
The Microsoft Lumia 550 comes with a 4.7-inch HD 1280 x 720-pixel resolution display, powered by a 1.1Ghz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 processor with 1GB of RAM. Under the hood, it also has 8GB of internal storage and a microSD card slot with up to 200GB of support.
The Microsoft Lumia 550 runs on Windows 10 OS for mobile and comes with dual SIM specification. At the camera front, it has a 5MP rear camera with a LED flash and a 2MP front-facing camera for video calling needs. The rear camera is capable of recording 720p videos.
For connectivity, it comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE and GPS for navigation.It measures 9.9 mm thick and weighs around 141.9 grams including a 2100 mAh battery.
The Microsoft Lumia 550 will be available in White and Black colors and has been priced at Rs 9399. The phone will go on sale in India beginning December 23.