Though there are 4G versions of both Microsoft Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL, Microsoft has launched only the 3G variants in India.
Microsoft has announced the launch of Lumia Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL in India today. Both the phones were first showcased in March this year in 3G as well as 4G variants. However, Microsoft today only announced the 3G versions of the phones for India. The Lumia 640’s 3G variant carries a price tag of Rs 11,999 while that of Lumia 640 XL costs Rs 15,799.
Microsoft has also announced that buyers of both Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL will get Office 365 for free for 12 month and one terabyte of OneDrive storage – a limited time offer redeemable between April and June this year.
Currently, both the phones have the Windows 8.1 operating system but are upgradable to Windows 10 version. Microsoft Lumia 640 offers a 5 inch display while the 640 XL comes with 5.7 inch touchscreen – both have high definition resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and Sunlight readability enhancements. Also both the phones offer 1 GB RAM and 1.2 GHz Snapdragon quad 400 core processor.
The Lumia 640 offers an 8 megapixel rear camera while the 640 XL has a 13 megapixel rear camera. In the front the Lumia 640 has a 1 megapixel camera while the other has a 5 megapixel camera.
The Lumia 640 measures 141.3 x 72.2 x 8.85 mm and weighs 145 grams with a 2500 mAh battery. The Lumia 640 XL measures 157.9 x 81.5 x 9.0 mm and weighs 171 grams with a 3000 mAh battery. Both the phones offer 8 GB of internal memory and an expandable storage slot that can handle a micro SD card of up to 128 GB. Also both of them offers Bluetooth, WiFi, DLNA, Miracast, and GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, and Beidou.