#morelumia: Introducing the Lumia 830, 735 and 730

By Noah Kravitz

September 4, 2014   Comments

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Today the Lumia story continues with the launch of three Windows Phone devices designed for modern smartphone users: The Lumia 830, 735 and 730 Dual SIM. All three phones combine the latest Windows Phone 8.1 OS and a full array of Microsoft and partner apps with eye-catching design, efficiently powerful processors at affordable price points. These latest additions to the Lumia family broaden both the types of experiences and the number of users your development efforts can reach.

Lumia 830

Lumia 830 brings the full power and customizability of Windows Phone 8.1 to a mid-tier device. Featuring a 5” ClearBlack display with Sunlight readability enhancements and a 10MP PureView camera, the 830 is equally adept at taking brilliant photos as it is at showing them off, even in bright outdoor conditions.

Boasting full LTE, WiFi, NFC and Bluetooth connectivity along with assisted GPS, and Miracast for screencasting, the 830 is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon processor backed by a full 1GB of RAM for snappy performance. The phone features 16GB onboard storage, a microSD expansion slot, and 15GB free cloud storage via OneDrive. The IPS display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and offers Nokia Glance screen for quick user access to basic information without waking or unlocking the device. 830 ships with a full suite of communications, entertainment and productivity apps pre-installed, and its five internal sensors are ready to be leveraged by your creativity and programming chops.

Lumia 830 is a scant 8.5mm thick, and is compatible with exchangeable back covers available in an array of colors. Wireless charging is also supported via optional accessories.

For the full Lumia 830 story, including detailed specs, head over to Nokia Conversations.

Lumia 735 and 730 Dual SIM

Lumia devices have always been known for their photographic prowess, and the new Lumia 735 and 730 Dual SIM evolve that philosophy. A front-facing 5MP wide angle camera with HD video capability is paired with a 6.6 MP main camera, allowing for high-quality photography, selifes, video capture and video calls. Whether it’s Skype, Instagram, or the next big thing you’re building right now, Lumia 735 and 730 are built to capture and share imagery from any point of view.

Lumia 735 and 730 also feature a compact design that doesn’t skimp on anything you want, while keeping costs down by focusing on value. The 4.7” ClearBlack OLED display boasts a sharp 316 ppi pixel density and is covered in durable Corning Gorilla Glass 3. Inside, a Quad-Core Snapdragon processor couple with a full 1GB of RAM powers fast, smooth performance and LTE (735 only), WiFi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and NFC combine for an array of connectivity options. Both models are packed with sensors, support SensorCore as well as wireless charging, and are compatible with an array of interchangeable shells and accessories for ultimate personalization. Windows Phone 8.1 comes pre-installed along with Microsoft Office, Skype, OneDrive (with 15GB free cloud storage) and a host of today’s most in-demand apps and services.

More on the Lumia 735 and 730 Dual SIM, including full specifications, is available at Nokia Conversations.