Microsoft Lumia 640: Windows at its Best

Microsoft Lumia 640

Windows phone has risen above expectations as it has introduced another impressive handset – the Microsoft Lumia 640, coming this March. It has been scrutinized as an appropriate budget phone. This mobile device with a wide 5-inch screen offers versatile features. It delivers a seamless integration of hardware essentials. Although it is a predecessor of Microsoft Lumia 640 XL, it is an updated phone with Windows 10 features and comprises notable features that are listed below:


The Microsoft Lumia 640 is a hefty smartphone with a 5-inch display, HD resolution of 1280 X 720 and Gorilla Glass 3, qualities that make for a nice viewing experience.


It’s 8.0 MP camera with autofocus is pretty good at clicking pictures. It has a 4X zoom with LED flash. The minimum focus range is 10 cm but it isn’t a selfie phone as its front camera is just 0.9 MP. Though its video recording options are acceptable with 1080p main camera resolution and 30 fps camera video frame rate.


Momory is satisfactory with 1 GB Ram and 8 GB internal. The phone is expandable up to 128 GB using a MicroSD memory card. It also promises 30 GB of free cloud.


Promising to function for long hours, the phone offers a replaceable battery with the capacity of 2500 mAh. There is a favorable standby time of 35 days. The maximum talk time on a 3G network is 20 hours and on a 2G network for 27 hours.

A few limitations include mediocre screen and slow loading pages that sometimes irritate the user but overall, the phone offers an impressive web browsing experience. Offering the right value for money spent, the device is going to appeal to those who prefer spending wisely on cellphones. Moreover, it beats up a few android phones that are of the same price range.