Microsoft has announced the availability of the Lumia 730 dual SIM in the Philippines for a suggested retail price of P11,990.
Alongside Dual SIM 3G support, the Lumia 730 provides personalization brought by Windows Phone 8.1 to deliver:
? Make Skype video calls with the wide-angle front-facing camera. People can share more of the world around them, or bring more family and friends into a call.
? Take selfies with the Full HD 5MP front-facing camera, and share to social networks like Facebook and Instagram.
? With a focal length of 24mm, Lumia 730 front-facing camera captures more of the scene, ensuring people never cut out another member of the group.
? Create selfies with the updated Lumia Selfie app which comes pre-loaded on Lumia 730.
? A Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, featuring a quad core CPU at 1.2GHz, supports a smooth user experience with the latest version of Windows Phone 8.1, including one swipe notifications from Action Center, and the fast Word Flow keyboard.
? With a viewing angle of almost 180 degrees, watch shows, movies or video clips even in bright sunlight on the ample 4.7? HD OLED display.
? Seamless integration with Microsoft services such as Skype and Microsoft Office, with Outlook, Word, Excel, OneNote and PowerPoint available out of the box for productivity on the go.
? 15GB of free cloud storage on Microsoft OneDrive to sync, store, access and share content like photos online.
? Pin playlists, Here routes, Web pages and documents directly to the start screen as Live Tiles to access favorite content quickly.
? There?s a world of apps available for Windows Phone, including favorites like Instagram, Adobe PSX, Vimeo, and Flipboard ? plus apps that sync across devices so people can pick up where they left off.
? Here Maps, Drive+ and Transit are easy to follow on the ample 4.7? screen.
? SensorCore low-power motion sensing tracks motion and location, enabling the next generation of fitness apps like Bing Health & Fitness, Fitbit and Adidas MiCoach.
? The 2220 mAh battery keeps users going throughout the day.
Karel Holub, general manager for the Philippines at Microsoft Mobile Devices Sales, said: ?People are moving from using their front facing camera to take a close up selfie or have a solo Skype call, to making it much more about where they are and what they are doing.? said Holub.
?With the Lumia 730 we?re enabling people to more easily capture and share more of what they want through unique Lumia innovation and the best Microsoft experiences.?
?Following the recent launches of the more affordable Lumia 530 and Lumia 630, the Lumia 730 offers our customers another unique Windows Phone 8.1 device with even more innovation, but still at an affordable price,? said Holub.
The Lumia 730 will be available in the Philippines from October 31, 2014. The Lumia 730 will be available in a range of colors including bright orange, bright green and stylish neutrals such as dark grey and white.