Microsoft Announces the Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL [Video]

Just yesterday at Mobile World Congress 2015, Microsoft introduced 2 new members of the Lumia family; the Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL.

Lumia 640

Both Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL comes with onboard 1 GB of memory and Qualcomm Snapdragon processor featuring quad­core CPU running at 1.2GHz. Consumers can also enjoy photos and videos on either 5 inches on Lumia 640 or 5.7 inches on Lumia 640 XL.

Lumia 640 XL

Power wise, the Lumia 640 has a 2500 mAh battery while the 640 XL has a 3000 mAh battery. Lumia 640 has an 8MP camera and 13MP ZEISS optics cane be found on the bigger sibling.

Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL also come with a one­year subscription to Office 365 Personal, which includes the latest Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and OneNote) on the Lumia as well as on one PC or Mac and one tablet, plus 1TB of OneDrive storage, and 60 free minutes of Skype Unlimited Worldwide calling per month.**

Lumia 640

Lumia 640 XL

Lumia 640 XL will begin rolling out globally in March and will be available in matte cyan, orange and black, as well as both matte and glossy white.
Lumia 640 will be available starting in April and will be available in glossy cyan, orange and white, as well as matte black.

Both Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL will be available in single-SIM and dual­SIM LTE and dual­SIM 3G variants. Lumia 640 XL will also be available as a single­SIM 3G variant. Pricing will vary by market and operator; Lumia 640 is estimated to be around 139 euros for the 3G model and 159 euros for the LTE model, before taxes and subsidies. Lumia 640 XL will be around 189 euros for 3G and 219 euros for LTE, before taxes and subsidies.