Microsoft’s first outing on mobile devices after completing acquisition of Nokia Devices and Services business, last month, has resulted in the release of Lumia 630 smartphone in Nigeria.
The device is the first smart dual SIM Windows smartphone, from Microsoft devices.
Unveiling the device last week at Protea Hotel, Ikeja, the technology giant stated that the Lumia 630 Dual SIM with Windows Phone 8.1 delivers an unrivaled smartphone experience.
Head of Marketing, Nokia West and Central Africa, a subsidiary of Microsoft Mobile, Debbie Shepard noted that all across the world, millions of people are switching to Lumia Windows Phones because of its innovation and affordability.
She said: “We are thrilled to extend this innovation to Nigeria and super excited that the Lumia 630 Dual SIM is now available in Nigeria. We are extending our high-end technologies and apps to more customers across our various markets, with a seamless Windows Phone 8.1 experience and the first ever Dual SIM technology on a Lumia Windows Phone, enabling people to seamlessly switch between their SIMs without switching off their devices.”
The Lumia 630 Dual SIM is built with a 1.2 GHz Quad Core Snapdragon Processor which makes the device super fast and delivers fast, uncompromised social experiences. It also boasts of a bold 4.5″ clear black screen.
It also comes with the new Notification Centre called the Action Centre that allows users simply swipe from the top to the bottom that gives a user quick access to Calls, e-Mails, App Updates as well as the Word Flow keyboard which is regarded as the fastest and most personal shape writing keyboard.
Fielding questions from the media, Managing Director, Nick Imudia said “the Lumia 630 Dual SIM provides the perfect value smartphone experience with Windows Phone 8.1. We believe the smart Dual SIM capability and signature Lumia design and experiences make it unbeatable in its range. With the Nokia Lumia 630 Dual SIM, you get MORE of everything you want from a smartphone..”