This is the time for IFA and all the manufactures are very busy in making the best of the occasion. They believe in making hay while the sun shines and they never want the sun to set so it is IFA like all others Nokia is also keeping pace with the time and is actively busy in promoting its products. They are mind full of the competitions and the giants launched by their competitors. Nokia is a veteran in this field and not the novices to turn their face in from the competition. Well, leaving IFA aside we are here talking about Nokia Lumia 730. What should we say is it Nokia product or Microsoft product? Prime facie it is Nokia and here we are talking about Nokia Lumia 730 and it is better known as a ‘selfie’ camera because of its much improved front camera which is equipped with a five mega pixel front camera with a wide angle lens. Let us see what all its has to offer to the users.
· Operating system : Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1
· Weight & Dimension: 134 grams weight, 134.7 x 68.5 x 8.9 mm
· Display Size: 4.7 inches
· Processor, SOC, GPU Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7, Qualcomm Snapdragon 400, Adreno 305
· Memory: 1GB RAM, 8 GB On Board, 128 GB external
· Camera : Primary 6.7 mega pixel, Secondary 5 mega pixel
· Battery: Li-Ion 2200 mAh battery (BV-T5A), Stand-by Up to 600 h, Talk time 22 h
(2G) / Up to 17 h (3G)
Design and Display
Lumia 730 has a very typical shape. Looks like a pillow. Although it takes the shape from a much older device N9 but simultaneously it has to keep the current trend and be in commensuration with Lumia family tradition. Lumia 730 has a bigger size in Lumia 720. It is made of shiny plastic on which the finger prints are easily marked but despite that it does not look like something ordinary. It is a manageable size and convenient to handle.
It has a 4.7 inches display heaving resolution 720 x 1220 pixels and OLED penal with Nokia's own clear black effect because of its bright lights and the outdoor atmosphere does not cause any difficulty for the user to read on the screen. It does not the highest resolution but with 312ppi density it gives remarkable results. The colors look bright as they are and you don't find the characters dim or vibrating.
Software and User Interface
It runs windows phone 8.1 operating system in combination with Lumia Denim update and in corporate with Nokia Selfie apps for better photography of yourself. It has changed interface with tiles of different sizes. The interface is user friendly and does not cause any difficulty in understanding and using them. The operating system shows the growing popularity of the windows phone operating system. Nokia Lumia 730 is a popular handset in the market with this operating system and the user interface that proves the success of the operating system and the handset.
Processor and Memory
It has the power of Snapdragon 400 system on chip. The processor is Quad Core with 1.2 GHz speed. The Snapdragon 400 soc is the standard component in mid range and low price devices because of its low price and good performance. Lumia 730 does not show any weakness anywhere but with a little more powerful processor it could have been a faster device.
It carries 1GB of RAM quite compatible with the speed of the processor and both worked in perfect harmony and without any friction in performance. The handset is pre installed with 8 GB on board memory. It may look smaller space for larger storage but this meager memory has been compensated with micro SD card which can enhance it up to 128 GB. This is enough of space for storage of any type of data. This way mid range handset is sufficiently provided with RAM and memory.
Nokia 730 is basically famous for its camera features and is known as ‘Selfie’ phone. It has a 5 mega pixel front camera for good looking perfect selfies. It has the capacity to fit as many people in the picture as you like.
The main camera is even more capable and has better results than the front camera. The main camera at the back is of 6.7 mega pixels and it is wonderful equipment for photography.
Nokia Lumia 7300 has a powerful battery. The handset is energized with Li-Ion 2200 mAh battery (BV-T5A). The battery provides Stand-by time up to 600 hours and talk time 22 hours on 2G and 17 hours on 3G network. The battery back of well enough for this small handset and user are happy with this back up of battery.
In case of Nokia Lumia 730 Nokia has tried to exploit the user’s desire for self portrait. Nokia has in fact focused on the camera in this handset and offered this piece of technology for 199 which is within a reasonable budget. Comparing the quality of the device and the price asked for, it is going to be popular in the market and will fetch lot of buyers