Video shows Nokia Lumia 630 running Windows Phone 8.1

Video shows Nokia Lumia 630 running Windows Phone 8.1
The unannounced Nokia Lumia 630 is expected to be unveiled April 2nd at the BUILD conference. A video of the device in action has been found along with a number of still pictures. Between all off the images, you can get a look at some of the things that you will find on Windows Phone 8.1 such as the new camera U.I., the Action Center and on-screen navigation.

The Nokia Lumia 630 is expected to offer a 4.5 inch screen with resolution of 480 x 800, which results in a pixel density of 207ppi. Under the hood, you should find a 1.7GHz Snapdragon 400 CPU with 1GB of RAM. If you're not impressed with the way the phone looks in the video, keep in mind that it probably is wearing some sort of disguise in the form of a protective case or shell.

In just a few days, we should see the Nokia Lumia 630 and the Nokia Lumia 930 both introduced at BUILD. We were expecting to see Windows Phone 8.1 unveiled, but that has been delayed for a week or two.


source: YouKu, Coolxap.com (translated) via GSMArena

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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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26 Comments

1. papss unregistered

Can't wait to get 8.1 on my L1520. So glad we live in a world that has free thinkers and come up with something other than icons in a grid

2. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

cant wait to get it on my 1020 there should be an option to install themes and widgets like on android, i dont like tiles....

3. papss unregistered

It wouldn't really be unique without tiles though.. Without tiles its just like everyone else. I think more options need to be available but tiles are what sets WP apart from the others.

6. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

true it makes them diffrent, but giving options to use install themes and other add ons and googles apps would be great,... on android you can install every feautre of wp8 on android, the paid version is the best, which costs 6Euros looking forward what wp8.1 will bring, but im eagrly awaiting for wp8.5 or wp9 i like wp but so many so much feautres are missing, that makes me more like hating, disliking it,,, come on you lazy buggers ms

10. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

Forget widget when u r using wp. Its a unique experience and in wp8.1 you can setup tiles updates 1 minute. I love tiles its giving us info without go in apps and I love whether tiles.

20. znellu

Posts: 82; Member since: Dec 05, 2012

That's why you've Android. If those come to WP, then what is the USP for WP?!

23. 7thspaceman

Posts: 1597; Member since: Feb 14, 2011

I agree that is why I bought a windows 8 smart phone plus the Windows 8 "NT" OS core is strong so MS programmers and Developers can write good Apps for it. the windows tiles shape has to be changed though to make the tiles look better like round of the 90 degree corners or make the 4 sides of the tiles curve outward a little

4. lagdroid

Posts: 15; Member since: Mar 28, 2014

Love to see always visible status icons

5. Penny

Posts: 1860; Member since: Feb 04, 2011

Another new video shows that the home screen will have parallax scrolling background behind transparent tiles!

7. CX3NT3_713

Posts: 2361; Member since: Apr 18, 2011

Windows 8.1 FTW!!!!! I'm loving the background picture tiles!!! If could change picture every 5 minutes, that'll be awesome .. Just like on 8.1 on PC

8. true1984

Posts: 869; Member since: May 23, 2012

well, windows 7 can do that...

14. livyatan

Posts: 867; Member since: Jun 19, 2013

Erm..even Windows XP can do that. Android also

18. CX3NT3_713

Posts: 2361; Member since: Apr 18, 2011

You guys are lost... I'm talking about the handset the OS........ jeeez

16. CX3NT3_713

Posts: 2361; Member since: Apr 18, 2011

Ummmm I was talking about the PHONE,...... -.-

9. adwienc

Posts: 136; Member since: Mar 26, 2014

I'm waiting for this update, if it really will stand up to hype I will buy L925/1020 or 930/1030 (my dream phone) :P

11. Osman

Posts: 44; Member since: May 07, 2012

Here is another video of lumia 630http://youtu.be/g0cYTXpIV4A

12. karim77

Posts: 70; Member since: Dec 10, 2012

Please someone explain me how the lumia 630 os shown on the video with two column row and on the picture with three columns?!!!!!!!!!!!

24. Credo

Posts: 749; Member since: Apr 19, 2012

There is a new setting for that, you can choose now if u like more tiles or less. Not sure trough if smaller screens beneath 4.5" will support it :)

13. AnupBunny

Posts: 4; Member since: Dec 10, 2013

He is using an iPhone to capture that phone

17. CX3NT3_713

Posts: 2361; Member since: Apr 18, 2011

I can tell that, look how the video shakes... Lol

19. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

What does your username mean?

15. sip1995

Posts: 1771; Member since: Feb 07, 2014

5 more days for WP 8.1

25. Credo

Posts: 749; Member since: Apr 19, 2012

3 days :)

21. jericokua

Posts: 1; Member since: Mar 28, 2014

home screen looks so good.

22. marlboro

Posts: 94; Member since: Mar 27, 2014

LIKE IF YOU NOTICE THE ONSCREEN BOTTON!!!

26. dorian827

Posts: 161; Member since: Jul 28, 2012

The Nokia Lumia 1520 or 1320 will be amazing with Windows Phone 8.1. Cant wait to pick up either. It'll be a huge upgrade from my Lumia 520.

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