Only a couple of days after it was officially announced during a Nokia event, the new flagship smartphone of the Finnish company, the Nokia Lumia 925 has received its first price. Why are we interested about this model? Well, because it represents the first change of design for Nokia and marks the company’s switch to metallic bodies.
Nokia Lumia 925 has a price tag of €599.90 in Italy, as it was spotted at one of the local retailers, which is also providing its customers the occasion to pay €99 up front if they want to confirm the terminal’s reservation.
The new Nokia Lumia 925 comes with a microSIM slot, 4.5-inch display with a resolution of 768 x 1280 pixel, PureMotion HD+ ClearBlack technology, and Gorilla Glass 2 protection.
The handset doesn’t come with a microSD card slot, but it has 16 GB of internal storage, 1 GB of RAM, and it’s ace up the sleeve, the 8.7 megapixel camera mounted on the back with Carl Zeiss lens, optical image stabilization sensor, dual LED flash and PureView technology.
Nokia Lumia 925 is running Windows Phone 8 out of the box using a dual-core Qualcom Snapdragon processor with two Krait cores clocked at 1.5 GHz. The smartphone also comes with a 2,000 mAh battery that is capable of keeping it awake through 18 hours of 2G talk time.
The Nokia Lumia 925 will be the direct competitor of Apple’s iPhone 5, BlackBerry’s Z10, and the flagship devices of the Android environment like Samsung Galaxy S4, HTC One, and HTC One.
There’s no word yet about the pricing of the Nokia Lumia 925 on the US market, but it will probably hit North America with a price tag of $599. Do you find the price of the Nokia Lumia 925 a bit to high? Please share your thoughts in the comments section below.