Nokia announces the 4.7-inch, 5-megapixel Lumia 625
Lauren Crabbe | Published: Jul 23, 2013 at 16:03:02 UTC3
Nokia is hoping that size does matter with its new Lumia 625. The latest in the Windows Phone 8-running Nokia phones, the Lumia 625 is being advertised as the "hero of the big screen."
Retailing for €220 in the fall, the Lumia 625 does not seem to be aiming for the same market as the pricier Lumia 1020. There is no indication in the press release that the Lumia 625 will even be available in the U.S.
Compared to the Lumia 1020's massive 41-megapixel camera, the Nokia Lumia 625 has a disappointing 5MP. Instead of bragging about the hardware, Nokia is promoting its Smart Camera software — tools launched earlier this year with the decidedly not-PureView Lumia 925.
Read the full press release here.