The Microsoft Devices Group has unveiled 3 new Lumia smartphones today at IFA 2014 in Germany: the Lumia 830, Lumia 735, and Lumia 730.
The Lumia 830 is a new 5-inch affordable flagship smartphone designed to bring high-end innovations such as optical image stabilization and PureView imaging to more people. The Lumia 830 has a slim design made out of light aluminum and polycarbonate and has integrated wireless charging. It has 10-megapixel PureView camera with ZEISS optics and a really thin optical image stabilization system. The Lumia 830 will be available this month and priced around EUR 330 before taxes and subsidies*. To get more details on the Lumia 830, click here to read the Conversations blog post.
UPDATE 9/9: AT&T has announced they will carry the Lumia 830. Pricing and availability to be announced at a later date.
The Lumia 735 and Lumia 730 are new 4.7-inch smartphones built for Skype and selfies. They have a slim, pocketable design with a front-facing, wide-angle 5-megapixel camera perfect for Skype video calls – or selfies. These smartphones also come with a free three month Skype Worldwide subscription so that you can call your friends from all over the world. The Lumia 735 and Lumia 730 will also be available this month. The Lumia 730 with 3G Dual SIM will be priced around EUR 199 before taxes and subsidies*, and the Lumia 735 with LTE/4G and wireless charging support will be priced around EUR 219 before taxes and subsidies*. For more on the Lumia 735 and Lumia 730 – click here to read the Conversations blog post.
All three of these new Lumia smartphones come with Microsoft Office, Skype and OneDrive with 15GB of free storage.
The Microsoft Devices Group is also announcing today the Lumia Denim update for all Lumia smartphones. Lumia Denim includes the Windows Phone 8.1 Update as well as exclusive experiences for Lumia smartphones including Lumia Camera with speed improvements, 4k-quality HD video recording at 24 frames per second with Moment Capture, auto HDR and Dynamic Flash, and the latest generation imaging algorithms for capturing the best quality images even in low-light conditions. Lumia Denim will roll out initially for the Lumia 930, Lumia Icon, and Lumia 1520 smartphones. You can read more about Lumia Denim by clicking here.
New accessories for Lumia smartphones were also announced today.
*Pricing and availability varies per market.
Updated November 7, 2014 6:01 pm