Microsoft Lumia 640 XL

Announced:
Mar 2, 2015
Market status:
Released

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
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Display

Display size:

5.7 inches

Resolution:

720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density:

259 ppi

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio:

69.53 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

13 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"

Flash:

LED

Software Features:

Digital zoom

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Recording format:

MPEG4, H.264

Features:

Continuous autofocus, Video light

Front:

5 megapixels

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

6.22 x 3.21 x 0.35 inches (157.9 x 81.5 x 9 mm)

Weight:

6.03 oz (171 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, Orange, Blue, White

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share

Music player:

Filter by:

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 400

Processor:

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7

GPU:

Adreno 305

RAM:

1 GB

Internal storage:

8 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type:

Smart phone

OS:

Windows Phone, 8.1

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0

Profiles/ Protocols:

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Attribute Profile (GATT), Handsfree (HFP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Other:

NFC

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T4

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 17

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS

2G Data:

EDGE, GPRS

SIM type:

Micro SIM

Global Roaming:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

3000 mAh

Type:

User replaceable

Talk time:

30.30 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)

Stand-by time:

37.0 days (888 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)

Talk time (3G):

25.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

28.0 days (672 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)

Music playback:

98.00 hours

Video playback:

10.70 hours

Internet browsing

Browser:

Internet Explorer 11

supports:

HTML, HTML5

Built-in online services support:

Facebook, Picasa/Google+, Twitter

Phone features

Notifications:

Music ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook:

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

Calendar, Alarm, To-Do, Document viewer (Office), Calculator

Messaging:

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail:

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Direct Push e-mail

Instant Messaging:

Windows Live / MSN, Skype

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Shopping information

MSRP price:

$ 245

Availability

Officially announced:

Mar 02, 2015
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ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL

DUAL SIM

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 12, 17, 28, 20, 5, 8, 4, 3, 2, 1, 7

LTE (TDD):

Bands 40, 38

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Dual SIM:

Yes

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL

3G only

Differences from the main variant:

MSRP price:

$ 210

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Too little RAM

Description

The Microsoft Lumia 640 XL comes with a 5.7-inch display (versus a 5-inch display on the Lumia 640), and it runs on Windows Phone 8.1 with the promise to get upgraded to Windows 10. Its features include a 1.2GHz quad-core procesor, 1GB of RAM, 8GB of storage, 13-megapixel main camera and a 5-megapixel shooter on the front.

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