Microsoft has just unveiled the newest Lumia in the Windows 8.1 range: the Lumia 540 Dual SIM.
The device is targeted at young, ambitious persons looking for their 1st smartphone or for users who currently have feature phones but are actively looking to upgrade.
Some if its features include a 5 inch HD display which allows you to view photos and videos with great clarity, an 8 MP rear-facing camera, 5MP front facing camera, and Microsoft applications and services like Officem Outlook, and 30 GB FREE OneDrive and all this for just about KES 14,000.
This new device will be open to upgrades to Windows 10 which should be available in the last quarter of 2015.
“The Lumia 540 Dual SIM is a testament to our passion for product-making that is reflected across the entire Lumia product portfolio and will continue with future devices. With the Lumia 540 Dual SIM, we’ve made it possible to deliver a smartphone with strong design and technology credentials that is also fun to use, and incredible value for money. ” said Jo Harlow, Corporate VP for Phones at Microsoft.
Under the hood, the Lumia 540 Dual SIM is powered by a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processor featuring a quad-core CPU running at 1.2 GHz, has a good 1 GB of RAM, and 8 GB of mass memory.
Target first market sales will be in India, the Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific, and Italy beginning in early May 2015.
It will be available in cyan, orange, white and black as the four colour options.
You can check out more features on the spec sheet below: