Microsoft Lumia 550 Dual SIM Review and Specifications
OS, hardware and RAM
Microsoft launched their latest Windows smartphone Microsoft Lumia 550 Dual SIM in India with several attractive specifications. Lumia 550 Dual SIM is running on Microsoft Windows Phone 10 operating system. Microsoft used MSM8909 Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 chipset in this phone. It has integrated 1.1 GHz Octa-core Cortex-A7 processor and Adreno 304 graphics processing unit. The dedicated GPU can enhance your video watching and gaming performance. The phone has 1 GB RAM for process acceleration. It can simplify your multi tasking. Company added Accelerometer and proximity in this phone for better user experience.
|Operating System (OS)||Microsoft Windows Phone 10 OS|
|Chipset||MSM8909 Qualcomm Snapdragon 210|
|Processor||1.1 GHz Octa-core Cortex-A7|
Microsoft Lumia 550 Dual SIM is 4G smartphone. You will get Dual SIM (Nano SIM + Nano SIM), Dual Standby in this Windows phone. Available mobile network bands in this phone are GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz for 2G, WCDMA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz for 3G and LTE 800 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 MHz 4G LTE network. The internet speed of this phone is up to 42.2 Mbps download speed in 3G and 150 Mbps download speed in 4G LTE network. Upload speed is 5.76 Mbps and 50 Mbps respectively.
|SIM Type||Dual SIM (Nano SIM + Nano SIM), Dual Standby|
|Mobile Network||2G: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|3G: WCDMA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz|
|4G: LTE 800 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 MHz|
|Internet Speed||HSDPA 42.2 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps; LTE 150/50 Mbps|
Display and camera
The phone has 5 Inches HD IPS capacitive touchscreen with 1280 x 720 Pixels resolutions. For preventing scratch and other physical damages, no display protection is available in this phone. Microsoft offers 5 MP rear and 2 MP front facing camera. The camera features are Autofocus, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, 1/4” sensor size. 720p@30fps video recording etc.
|Display Size and resolutions||5 Inches, 1280 x 720 Pixels resolutions|
|Display technology||HD IPS capacitive touchscreen|
|Rear camera||5 MP|
|Front camera||2 MP|
|Camera features||Autofocus, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, 1/4” sensor size. 720p@30fps video recording|
Storage and local connectivity
Storage capacity of this phone is 8 GB. It has microSD card slot for further storage expansion (up to 200 GB). For connectivity and sharing, the phone has Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot, and microUSB port. It has A-GPS with GLONASS receiver for location positioning.
|Inbuilt Storage||8 GB|
|MicroSD card Support||up to 200 GB|
|Physical Connectivity /USB||microUSB v2.0|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot|
|Navigation||A-GPS with GLONASS|
Battery, dimensions, multi-media and preinstalled applications
The phone has 2100mAh Li-Po battery. It can provide long standby and talktime. The dimension of this phone is 136.1 x 67.8 x 9.9 mm. Total device weight is 141.9 grams. FM Radio is available in this phone and the list of supporting audio and video file formats are: MP3, AAC, WMA, AMR,3GP, MP4, WMV, FLV. Some inbuilt apps are added to this phone for providing better user service.
|Battery capacity||2100mAh Li-Po battery|
|Talk time||up to 16 hours in 2G and 14 hours in 3G|
|Standby time||up to 672 hours|
|Dimension||136.1 x 67.8 x 9.9 mm|
|Supported audio file formats||MP3, AAC, WMA, AMR|
|Supported video file formats||3GP, MP4, WMV, FLV|
Microsoft Lumia 550 Dual SIM Price in India on 02 January 2017 is Rs. 11,499/-