Nokia trying to sell you on Lumia 610 with a new photoshoot

Nokia trying to sell you on Lumia 610 with a new photoshoot
The Nokia Lumia 610 is the most affordable Nokia Windows Phone, and it’s important for WP in general as it marks the first time Microsoft’s platform is going significantly down in price, appealing even to buyers on a tight budget. The Lumia 610 doesn’t take any significant performance shortcut - Windows Phone is as smooth as ever, and you wouldn’t notice that the Finns have actually cut some hardware corners to arrive at the low retail price of around $250 for the handset.

First comes the presence of a 800MHz processor and a mere 256MB of RAM, and second comes design. The Lumia 610 is the now usual for Nokia colorful plastic amalgamation, but while you may think plastic is nothing premium (you’d be right), the choice of colors does add a certain vibrancy to the phone’s looks.

To underscore how much of a looker the Lumia 610 is Nokia is giving us a brand new photoshoot of the device, and we have to admit it looks sleek under the studio spotlight. Check it all out below and let us know whether such a device could end up in your hands in the future.


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Lumia 610
  • Display 3.7" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S1, Single core, 800 MHz
  • Storage 8 GB
  • Battery 1300 mAh(7.50h 3G talk time)

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12 Comments

1. tedkord

Posts: 17410; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Is that in a case? I don't remember it looking that thick. Though, if it's thick to house a monster battery, I'm all for it.

9. -box-

Posts: 3991; Member since: Jan 04, 2012

It looks even chubbier than the Lumia 710. Not a bad thing, but not a great thing either... Ah well, at that price, have to sacrifice something

2. joey18

Posts: 668; Member since: Jul 20, 2010

Cheap phone you will get 200 back credict for nokia

3. Fallout09

Posts: 421; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

FUGLY FONE!

6. JSern

Posts: 282; Member since: May 22, 2011

Go back to preschool and learn to spell

4. evolutionqy7

Posts: 38; Member since: May 27, 2011

For the price this phone is going to be, especially with NFC its a steal. Its quite good looking compared to the competition at the same price levels.

5. SemperFiV12

Posts: 949; Member since: Nov 09, 2010

There is no competitor to this phone at the given price point... None that offer half as much as the L610 does at least...

7. kanagadeepan

Posts: 1269; Member since: Jan 24, 2012

Yes, atleast until Tango (for lower end WP phones with few features of Mango cut down) arrives...

8. Mobile-X-Pert

Posts: 565; Member since: Dec 20, 2010

And on top of that you get the same smooth experience as another Windows phone...oh and by the way ''no force closing or phone freezing at all''.

10. Roomaku

Posts: 278; Member since: Feb 06, 2012

Is this getting the same exclusive apps? That would be awesome, still hate only having around 6 GB of storage, but at leas there is Skydrive..

11. microsoftnokiawin

Posts: 1268; Member since: Mar 30, 2012

for that price I would definitely love it as my phone and it doesn't look like a cheap phone either when you walk around with it

12. shadez10

Posts: 427; Member since: Jan 15, 2012

im getting this one when it is available here on philippines on a nearby local store... =D i wanna try windows phone... android is pretty laggy on 800mhz... (galaxy ace of my brother)

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