At last, Microsoft has launched its third Windows 10 smartphone lumia 550. This is the cheapest 4G Smartphone that comes with Widows 10. Microsoft held a press conference in New York and it has specified this phone along with high priced Lumia 950, and Lumia 950 XL. The Lumia 950 targets the business class; on the other hand, the Lumia 950 is the awaiting prize entry. However, 4G LTE supporting new version is the most affordable cost so far, and is now available for only $139. This Smartphone has appreciated with full version of Windows 10. Statistics shows, Android is dominating the current Smartphone market but among 100% market there are only 4.2% with 8.8 million customers are now using Windows phone. Nevertheless, these items are faster than Android phones.
Additional Features that differentiate Lumia 550 Smartphone
Microsoft Lumia 550 exhibits some supplementary but unique features that may brand the best choice for the customers. It attempts to keep the phone packs with modest specifications to accommodate its low price tag.
You will get the similar classy design in Lumia 550 like older released Microsoft’s Smartphone. The thickness of the handset is 9.9 which heavier than the previous one. This version is equipped with a 4.7-inch 1, 280×720-pixel full HD display with 16:9 aspect ratios, and 315 ppi. Its big 4.7-inch body can be comfortably grip on your palm. A 1.1-gigahertz quad-core Qualcomm processor powers this latest version. It is comprised 1 gigabyte of memory, and 8GB of internal storage. Users can expand this internal storage to 200 GB by adding a micro-SD card. Volume rocker and power up button has set at the right edge of the headset. This handset is available in matte black curve edge, and glossy white finish.
The Specs include a 5-megapixel camera that graces the rear, while a 2-megpixel camera is in front. The mobile also originates with Glance Screen, which displays the date, time, notifications and calendar schedules. The front-line Windows 10 will carry popular Microsoft apps and services to the Lumia 550, including the signature Office suite with MS Word, MS Excel, PowerPoint, the Cortana digital assistant, as well as Microsoft’s One-Drive, Outlook Calendar, Skype, and Outlook Mail.
As the mother company aims to deliver a budget friendly device, the 550 does not emanate with extra ordinary hardware on board. This device lacks two offers presented by the previous items. Earlier Hello biometric recognition and Windows 10 Continuum system will not available in this segment. Therefore, users have no options to use face or fingerprint to unlock the phone; they also cannot set up a Microsoft Display Dock with a convoying monitor, mouse and keyboard to use the handset as a desktop PC replacement. As it is 4G supported devices, owners can connect this maneuver with 3G network, WALN, HSDPA/HSUPA/ EDGE /GPRS / WAP etc. Additionally, in case of Tethering & Portable Hotspot, users can get connection through Wi-Fi / Bluetooth /USB. Consumers must have the options for enjoying unlimited Games and App from Windows store.
Therefore, clienteles searching for an affordable Windows handset can turn their attention to Microsoft’s Lumia 550.