Nokia RM-976, possibly the Lumia 630, appears at the FCC

Nokia RM-976, possibly the Lumia 630, appears at the FCC
Rumor has it that Nokia is about to launch its first dual-SIM Lumia model pretty soon. It could be known as the Nokia Lumia 635 and it will probably be available in single-SIM form, Lumia 630, as well. And now, it seems like the latter variant of the device just appeared at the FCC.

The phone in question is listed as the Nokia RM-976. Naturally, it offers all the usual connectivity features – Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS – while cellular connectivity is handled over the 850/1900 GSM frequencies. From the format of the software version running on the handset, 1052.0000.1351.10049, we can conclude that we're indeed dealing with a Windows Phone 8 device. Furthermore, the filing confirms that the Nokia RM-976 will be 66.7 mm wide by 129.5mm tall, just like what was stated in that leaked product sheet of the alleged Nokia Lumia 630. The sketch of the phone reveals that this new Lumia will have a removable back cover, user-replaceable battery, and a slot for microSD cards.

As is usually the case, the FCC papers don't include anything in regard to the hardware specs of the Nokia Lumia 630. It is expected, however, to come with a 4.5-inch display, as mentioned in the Zauba parcel tracking database. The resolution of the panel could be 720 by 1280 pixels, although that's just an educated guess. Also, it is expected to see the Nokia Lumia 630 running Windows Phone 8.1 with virtual on-screen buttons instead of physical ones for navigation.

That's pretty much all we know about the Nokia Lumia 630 and Lumia 635 so far. It is still not clear whether the smartphone could be announced at the rumored April 19 Nokia event.


source: FCC, Zauba

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Lumia 630
  • Display 4.5" 480 x 854 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 400, Quad-core, 1200 MHz
  • Storage 8 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 1830 mAh(13.1h 3G talk time)

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12 Comments

1. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

April 19 - high end martini, and low end 630. AND some new lumia. it will shine with 8.1

2. rodneyej1

Posts: 3576; Member since: Jul 06, 2013

Enough of WP8.1 already..... I'm ready for WP8.2.. Or WP Threshold!. :-)

7. zuckerboy

Posts: 898; Member since: Dec 22, 2011

so you have to wait for a long time

8. rodneyej1

Posts: 3576; Member since: Jul 06, 2013

Probably by 2020??? Lol.

12. zuckerboy

Posts: 898; Member since: Dec 22, 2011

not certain :D

10. Skoms

Posts: 118; Member since: Feb 03, 2014

Nokia if you want to sell phones! Come with a real ANDROID phone !

3. hafini_27

Posts: 951; Member since: Oct 31, 2013

HD resolution and I am getting this for as backup phone

4. rodneyej1

Posts: 3576; Member since: Jul 06, 2013

Is that WP is good for?.. Backup phones?.. Lol.. I bet it becomes your daily driver!!!

5. elitewolverine

Posts: 5192; Member since: Oct 28, 2013

I have an 8x now as a backup to my 925. Nothing wrong with my 8x, has been one of my favorite phones so far in its use since launch date. As my hd7 as well.

9. rodneyej1

Posts: 3576; Member since: Jul 06, 2013

The 8x was great... HTC should've just let Nokia take over it...

6. pookiewood

Posts: 631; Member since: Mar 05, 2012

Still loving my 920 and WP8.1 will breathe new life into it but I wouldn't mind having a new device to go along with it. ;)

11. SemperFiV12

Posts: 949; Member since: Nov 09, 2010

My thoughts exactly! Our logic is impeccable.

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