Nokia Lumia 630

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Nokia Lumia 630/635/636/638
Nokia Lumia 630 - Dual Sim e TV Digital.jpg
Brand Nokia
Manufacturer Microsoft Mobile
Series Lumia
Type Smartphone
Form factor Slate
Weight 134gm
Operating system Windows Phone 8.1
System on chip Qualcomm Snapdragon 400[1]
CPU 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon
GPU Qualcomm Adreno 305
Memory 512 MB RAM[1]
1GB (636 & 638)
Storage 8 GB Internal[1]
Removable storage microSD[1] up to 128GB
Battery 1830 mAh[1]
Display 4.5 Inch(11.43cm) ClearBlack[1] FWVGA (854 x 480)[2][3]
Rear camera 5 MP[1]
Other

Talk time(2G): Up to 16.4 hours, Talk time (3G): 13.1 h, Standby time: Up to 360 hours (15 days), Maximum cellular network browsing time: 6.7 h, Music playback time: 58 h

GPS/A-GPS and GLONASS[4]
Website www.nokia.com/global/products/phone/lumia630/

The Nokia Lumia 630 is a smartphone developed by Nokia that runs Microsoft's Windows Phone 8.1 operating system. It was announced on April 2, 2014 at Microsoft Build 2014 and scheduled to be released in June 2014. It has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 SoC with a quad-core processor and Adreno 305 GPU. Additionally, it has a 4.5" display and 5 MP camera. The Lumia 635 is identical but is 4G compatible,[5] while Lumia 636 and 638 are identical, but come with 1 GB of RAM and are currently available only in China.

Officially, it is the successor to Nokia Lumia 625, with an improved quad-core processor, but removes the front camera, the camera flash and the dedicated camera button.[6] However, in the market it was priced as a successor to Nokia Lumia 520, with 630 and its variants taking the price slot previously occupied by 520. 520's successor, Nokia Lumia 530, actually aims for even lower-priced market.

Availability[edit]

Nokia launched the Nokia Lumia 630 in India on May 12, 2014 at INR 10,500 along with a dual-SIM variant priced at INR 11,500, both slated to be available from May 14, 2014.[7] While in Malaysia it launched at RM549.

Nokia, announced Nokia Lumia 630 With Mobilink in Pakistan on 12 May 2014 at the price of 15,990/- PKR[8]

As of May 29, 2014, Nokia announced that the Nokia Lumia 630 will be available in the United Kingdom at £89.95 for the single SIM version only. The handset was launched by Carphone Warehouse on May 22, 2014 available for purchase on Pay as you go networks and Pay monthly in green, black, white, yellow and orange.[9]

Nokia also launched the new Nokia Lumia 630 in the Philippines. It was announced in an event was held at the Bonifacio Global City, Taguig on May 13, 2014 and offered at an affordable price of ₱7,990 . It will be available in different colors including bright orange, bright yellow, bright green, white and black.[10]

The Nokia Lumia 630 launched in July 2014 for the USA market exclusively for Cricket Wireless. It is available in Green and Blue and is priced at $50 with a $50 mail in rebate Visa card.[11]

Known issues[edit]

The dual-SIM variant of the device has phone call audio loss issues.[12][13]

There is a significant area of dimming along the top of the screen.[14]

Some devices do not allow setting Google as default search.[15]

Variant[edit]

The Nokia Lumia 636 (RM-1010) and 638 (RM-1027) are 1GB RAM variants of the Lumia 635 but only sold in China, Hong Kong and the Philippines for specific carriers.

Lumia 630 TV Edition (RM-979) is a Lumia 630 Dual SIM variant with a built-in ISDB-Tb receiver which is exclusively sold in Brazil. [16]

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