Lumia 620 - £100
Why this smartphone is built for you
The Nokia Lumia 620
The Nokia Lumia 620 brings the full Windows Phone 8.1 experience to the entry level smartphone market. It is good value for money and offers very competitive performance.
This phone has a 3.8 inch touchscreen that displays in 246PPI (Pixels Per Inch). The average PPI for a modern smartphone is 255.
The Lumia 620 has a 5MP camera, can record video in up to 720p and has a 0.3MP front facing camera for taking selfies and making video calls.
Performance is provided by a 1GHz dual core processor and 0.5GB RAM. Based upon its processor speed and memory, this phone receives an unmudlr performance rating of 27 out of 100.
The Lumia 620 has an estimated battery life of around 14 hours. The average smartphone battery life is around 10 hours. It has a battery capacity of 1300mAh (MilliAmp hours). The average battery capacity is 1950mAh. The battery on this phone is removable.
1GB (Gigabyte) is equal to roughly 500 pictures or 250 songs. The Lumia 620 comes with 8GB internal storage and an expandable memory card slot which makes it possible for you to add a further 64GB external storage.
The Lumia 620 has Bluetooth which enables it to communicate with other Bluetooth devices (such as a Bluetooth handsfree kit). It has Wi-Fi which means that it can connect to your home network or public Wi-Fi hotspots such as those available in many coffee shops, cafes or hotels. It is able to connect to DLNA enabled devices (such as a laptop or smart TV) meaning that you can stream content both to and from this phone wirelessly. It also has NFC which enables you to make contactless payments and share files with your friends.
The Lumia 620 has an FM radio and an MP3 player. It is able to integrate with social media via designated Facebook and Twitter Apps and it comes preloaded with Excel, PowerPoint and Word which is ideal for making last minute adjustments before those important meetings. This phone has the City Lens, Nokia Drive and Nokia Transit apps. City Lens superimposes points of interest over the image the phone receives from its camera, Nokia Drive is a voice guided sat-nav that can also download maps for offline use and Nokia Transit gives you detailed bus, train and tube information in many of the UK's major cities. Other apps, such as YouTube, Instagram, WhatsApp and Spotify are available to download from the Windows Phone Store.
The Nokia Lumia 620 offers capable all round performance at a reasonable price.