Microsoft Lumia 430 – New Low Cost Entrant

Microsoft Lumia 430 Orange

Microsoft doesn’t seem to think it’s possible to have too many Lumia models in the market with the launch of the Lumia 430. The Lumia 430 sets out to differentiates itself through dual sim support and an extremely low price point. Microsoft are estimating a USD$70 price tag before subsidies.

As with any budget product the lower price comes at the expense of components used:

SoCMSM8212 dual-core 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 200
RAM/NAND1 GB RAM, 8 GB NAND + microSD
Display4.0” 800x480 LCD
NetworkGSM/GPRS/EDGE/UMTS/HSPA+ up to 42.2 Mbps
Dimensions120.5 mm x 63.2 mm x 10.6 mm
Weight127.9 grams
Camera2MP rear camera Fixed Focus 1/5" Sensor No Flash, VGA FFC
Battery1500 mAh
OSWindows Phone 8.1 (Denim)
Connectivity802.11 b/g/n + BT 4.0, USB2.0, MPT, DLNA, FM Radio
Location TechnologiesCellular and Wi-Fi network positioning, A-GPS, A-GLONASS
SIM SizeSmart Dual MicroSIM

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