Nokia is in midst of announcing several new devices at the Nokia World event in Abu Dhabi. After announcing the new flagship, the Nokia Lumia 1520, the Finnish giant has also announced a cheaper variant, the Nokia Lumia 1320 which is aimed at an younger crowd and at an affordable price point.
The Nokia Lumia 1320 comes with the 6-inch HD (720p) display and is powered by a dual-core 1.7 GHz Snapdragon 400 processor along with 1GB of RAM. As for as the camera is concerned, it comes with the standard 5 MP snapper (without PureView) and will run the latest version of Windows Phone 8 OS. Despite being offered as a cheaper version of the 1520, it comes with 4G LTE connectivity.
It comes with the Nokia Camera, Nokia Storyteller and exclusive photo editing tools like Cinemagraph and Creative Studio. Microsoft is also offer 7GB of free SkyDrive storage on top of the 8GB of internal storage. There is also a microSD card slot present so you can increase your storage by 32 more GB. Nokia promotes the Lumia 1320 as a “cost-effective business smartphone” that comes with built-in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Exchange, Office 365 and Lync.
Though Nokia didn’t mention this, the touch screen comes with the super sensitive touch technology, which means that you will be able to use it with your gloves on. It has the following dimensions: 3.36 inches wide, 6.4 inches tall, weighs 7.37 ounces and is only 0.34 inches thick. The Nokia Lumia 1320 will be available in orange, yellow, black, and white in China and Vietnam at first, followed by India and other Asian markets, and will be priced at $339 (before taxes and subsidies). It’s expected to arrive in Q1 of 2014. It will not be coming to the US.
Have a look at the first hands-on video with the Lumia 1320 below.