Nokia Lumia 525

  • Available. Released 2014, January
Nokia Lumia 525
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  • Microsoft Windows Phone 8, upgradeable to v8.1 Dual-core 1.0 GHz
  • 8 GB, 1 GB RAM 64/128 GB ROM
  • 5 MP, autofocus 8 MP (Front)
  • Microsoft Windows Phone 8, upgradeable to v8.1 Removable Li-Ion 1430 mAh battery (BL-5J)

Launch

  • Announced 2013, November
  • Status Available. Released 2014, January

Network

  • Technology GSM / HSPA
  • 2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - RM-998
  • 3G HSDPA 900 / 2100 - RM-998
  • Speed HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps
  • GPRS Class B
  • Edge Up to 236.8 kbps

Body

  • Dimensions 119.9 x 64 x 9.9 mm, 75.7 cc (4.72 x 2.52 x 0.39 in)
  • Weight 124 g (4.37 oz)
  • SIM Micro-SIM

Display

  • Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size 4.0 inches (~59.3% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution 480 x 800 pixels (~233 ppi pixel density)
  • Multitouch Yes
  • Protection Scratch-resistant glass

Platform

  • OS Microsoft Windows Phone 8, upgradeable to v8.1
  • Chipset Qualcomm MSM8227
  • CPU Dual-core 1.0 GHz
  • GPU Adreno 305

Memory

  • Card Slot microSD, up to 64 GB (dedicated slot)
  • Internal 8 GB, 1 GB RAM

Camera

  • Primary 5 MP, autofocus
  • Features 1/4" sensor size, geo-tagging
  • Video 720p@30fps
  • Secondary No

Sound

  • Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loudspeaker Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack Yes

Comms

  • WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
  • Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE/ aptX after WP8 Denim update
  • GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
  • Radio FM Radio
  • USB microUSB v2.0

Features

  • Sensors Accelerometer, proximity
  • Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
  • Browser HTML5
  • Java No

Battery

  • Battery Removable Li-Ion 1430 mAh battery (BL-5J)
  • Stand-by Up to 336 h (2G) / Up to 336 h (3G)
  • Talk time Up to 17 h (2G) / Up to 10 h 40 min (3G)

Misc

  • Colors Black, White, Yellow, Red
  • SAR EU 0.72 W/kg (head)     0.79 W/kg (body)    
  • Price group 3/10 (About 120 EUR)

Overview

Nokia Lumia 525 is an Microsoft Windows Phone 8, upgradeable to v8.1 smartphone announced by Nokia in 2013, November. It’s a [3G/4G] supported, Micro-SIM phone which comes in 4.0 inches (~59.3% screen-to-body ratio) and 119.9 x 64 x 9.9 mm, 75.7 cc (4.72 x 2.52 x 0.39 in) with 480 x 800 pixels (~233 ppi pixel density) and IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors . Some other notable features of Nokia Lumia 525 are Accelerometer, proximity Sensors.

Nokia Lumia 525 Built in running OS is Microsoft Windows Phone 8, upgradeable to v8.1 and it’s powered with Dual-core 1.0 GHz while internal/external memory of the phone stands at Dual-core 1.0 GHz 8 GB, 1 GB RAM (some GBs will be consumed by pre installed Apps and OS so available space would be less than stated memory) however user can upgrade internal memory by inserting into the device

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When comes to the camera, Nokia Lumia 525 features 5 MP, autofocus on the back with Dual-core 1.0 GHz1/4" sensor size, geo-tagging options whereas the front selfie camera is No . Battery of the phone is Removable Li-Ion 1430 mAh battery (BL-5J)

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Nokia Lumia 525 comes in various colors like Black, White, Yellow, Red . You can find here detailed Nokia Lumia 525 specification following with video reviews, Classified Ads and price in Pakistan from online and offline stores. You can also explore the user’s review tab to get an idea about the opinions of other users of this Model while we also encourage you to give your valuable review of the model if you have own experience of using Nokia Lumia 525 for other members.

Pros & Cons of Nokia Lumia 525

Advantages

  • 3G Enabled Handsets give you more download speed and a faster internet experience.
  • Front camera Front Camera enables you to take your own photos and do videocalling (on supported devices).
  • Card Slot Memory cards give your device more storage capacity. So you can store more data such as songs, photos and videos.
  • Accelerometer Detects motion as well as the orientation of a device (horizontally or vertically).

Dis-Advantages

  • Single Sim You wont be able to use two sims at the same time in one cellphone
  • Small Screen Size Small screen sizes makes it hard to enjoy watching movies or reading
  • Older OS makes it tough to install latest app updates
  • Less storage means you can not keep more data and cann't install more or heavy apps (MB's)
  • Less RAM means you can't run multiple functions at the same time with smooth speed
  • Camera Not suitable for taking high resolution photos.
  • Less battery time means that you would have to plugin charger sooner then you expec
  • Not having a 4G , is a big disadvantage in these days if you prefer to stay connected on the go

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