Large 4.7-inch screen on the Nokia Lumia 625 offers a larger view of everything that’s important to consumers
Introduces Exclusive Lumia Windows Phone 8 apps including Cobone and UAE Exchange
Consolidated Gulf Co. (CGC), the distributor for Nokia in Qatar has announced the local availability of the Nokia Lumia 625, an accessibly priced 4G smartphone to help people see more of what they love. The Nokia Lumia 625, priced at QR 999, delivers high-speed entertainment to a wide audience with a large 4.7-inch super-sensitive LCD screen and 4G Internet access.
Building on the award winning Nokia Lumia design, the Nokia Lumia 625 offers the choice of five brightly coloured changeable shells, which add to the Live Tile personalisation brought by Windows Phone 8.
The Nokia Lumia 625 also provides many innovations found in the recently announced flagship Nokia Lumia 1020. These include a range of integrated camera applications like Nokia Smart Camera, offering handy features like removing unwanted objects from pictures, and Nokia Cinemagraph, which turns photos into living memories with added movement.
Powered by the latest version of Windows Phone 8 and including the Nokia Lumia Amber update, the Nokia Lumia 625 delivers a richer and easier to use smartphone experience at a competitive price. Live Tiles update direct to the home screen, and People Hub makes it easy to stay connected with friends and family. Windows Phone 8 also includes Xbox Live, Microsoft Office, and 7GB of online SkyDrive storage to simply make life easier.
With access to more than 165,000 apps including Vimeo, Temple Run and WhatsApp, the Nokia Lumia 625 offers faster mobile fun, as well as safer surfing with Internet Explorer 10 - making it ideal for viewing videos, games, and other content. The Nokia Lumia 625 also offers SD memory card support, allowing up to 64GB of additional content storage.
Nokia Music provides unlimited streaming of ad-free mixes without registration or subscription, plus the ability to download mixes for listening offline with the Nokia Lumia 625. Nokia has also teamed with Coloud(TM) to create BOOM(TM) headphones that combine audio prowess with excellent value, and integrated microphone and buttons for voice calls and music control.
With its big screen and super-fast connectivity, the Nokia Lumia 625 offers leading maps and location experiences from HERE, providing free maps, turn-by-turn navigation and public transport guidance.
The Nokia Lumia 625 is currently available across major electronic retail stores in a range of colours including orange, yellow, bright green, white and black with an array of changeable shells enabling easy personalisation.
Latest Exclusive Windows Phone 8 Apps:
Cobone: The largest daily deal site in the Middle East is now on the finger tips of Lumia phone owners in the region. The English and Arabic enabled Cobone Windows Phone 8 app, alerts users of all major daily deals in the region enabling them to enjoy up to 90% discounts on restaurants, hotels, spas, activities and auto deals.
UAE Exchange: With the UAE Exchange Windows Phone 8 app, users will be able to know all the exchange rates for almost all the countries across the globe, which will be displayed in the local currency. Users will also be able to utilise the ‘Currency Tracking’ feature which can display the current exchange rates through the ‘live tile’ option on the Windows Phone 8 platform.