Microsoft is preparing to introduce a new smartphone Lumia 650 in a metal case. He will be the fourth Communicator of the company that came with preinstalled Windows 10.
In a recent interview to the portal ZDNet, the head of marketing Microsoft Mary Jo Foley actually confirmed the existence of smartphone Lumia 650, adding that so far the company has not announced the exact date of the appearance of the phone in stores. According to available information, the smartphone will be announced early next year at CES 2016, which will be held from 6 to 9 January, or at the event MWC 2016 (22-25 February).
Lumia 650 are planning to position as successor Microsoft Lumia 640 and the device is available for the business audience. Naturally, this will not prevent the purchase of a regular smartphone consumers. Sale Lumia 650 to be launched in April next year.
Previously, network sources have created a rendering that gives an idea of how it will look Lumia 650. Image based on “internal slides” Microsoft, with a high degree of accuracy reflect the final design product and is very much like the recent “spy” photos of the gadget that appeared on the web.
It is known that Lumia 650 will receive a 5-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, Snapdragon processor 212, which includes four cores Cortex-A7 with a clock speed of 1.3 GHz and a graphics chip Adreno 304. RAM and flash memory will be 1 GB and 8 GB respectively (there is support for microSD). The camera resolution is 8 and 5 megapixels.
The device will be available in two colour variants: white and black. The cost of new items is still unknown.