Nokia took the stage during Mobile World Congress 2013 to unveil two new entry-level Windows Phone 8 handsets.
The Lumia 720 will launch in March of this year and features a 1GHz Qualcomm MSM8227 processor, 512MB of RAM, 8GB of storage, a microSD card slot for adding additional storage, a 4.3-inch ClearBlack display with a WVGA resolution, a 6.7-megapixel camera, a “Skype HD Wide Angle” front-facing camera for video chat with a 1.3-megapixel resolution, a 2,000mAh battery and more. It will launch in red, yellow, cyan and black in matte and in a glossy white color.
Meanwhile, the Lumia 520, which will launch as the Lumia 521 on T-Mobile in the coming months, offers 512MB of RAM, 8GB of storage (expandable to 64GB with a microSD card), a 4-inch WVGA display, a 5-megapixel camera and a 1,430mAh battery. It will launch in yellow, red, cyan and black, although T-Mobile and Nokia’s other partners haven’t clarified the pricing.