BY EMEKA AGINAM
Being its first branded Lumia smartphone, Microsoft has further deepened competition in the mobile phone ecosystem with the introduction of Lumia 535 Dual Sim 3G Smartphone in Nigeria.
The smart device offers five great integrated Microsoft experiences, a wide-angle 5 megapixel front facing camera, and a spacious 5 inch display protected with Gorilla Glass 3.
Now available in retail stores across Nigeria, the product has the cutting edge features to help consumers do more work for less.
With the new Lumia 535 Dual Sim, users can now make memorable Skype video calls likewise seamlessly switch between voice and video with built-in Skype integration; access, edit and share Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents and OneNote notebooks wherever one is, with the pre-installed Office suite.
Accordingly, users can also save and sync photos, videos and Office documents securely with 15GB of free One Drive cloud storage and connect with work and personal e-mail while on the go, with Microsoft Outlook built-in.
Already according to market findings, Microsoft Devices’ partners and distributors were excited about the arrival of the Lumia 535 as they believe it would further meet a growing demand for an unrivalled experience in the mobile devices market.
Designed to be tough and durable and stay as vibrant and colorful as the day you bought it, the Lumia 535 Dual SIM is available in bright green, bright orange, white and black.
Speaking on the features of the device, Joseph Umunakwe, General Manager, Microsoft Mobile Devices & Services, said, “Nigerians are inspired everyday and want to turn that inspiration into reality and ultimately business opportunities.
“Our Lumia smartphones gives them the power and tools to make this happen. We are committed to delivering the power of everyday mobile technology to everyone through our devices and services such as OneDrive, Outlook, Skype, Bing, Outlook, and Xbox Live which power them. The new Microsoft Lumia 535 Dual SIM sets the benchmark in bringing the best of the Windows at a very pocket friendly price point to consumers in Nigeria.”
For the senior Marketing Manager, Olumide Balogun, Microsoft Mobile Devices & Services, the Lumia 535 Dual SIM is made especially for individuals who want to turn their ideas into amazing things. “Our smartphones are designed with purity and intuition at heart- from the top of our range right down to the most affordable device, everything works together to get things done.”