Now available in Egypt Lumia 530, 630 & 930

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Microsoft Devices Group announced the availability of the Lumia 530, Lumia 630 and Lumia 930 smartphone in the Egyptian market. The new devices are affordable and run Windows Phone apps. Thanks to the latest developments at Microsoft and Lumia, these smartphones offer users a unique experience.

Lumia 530

The Lumia 530, available in both single SIM 3G and dual SIM 3G variants, completes the current offers by Microsoft Phone. It is the first Lumia available for 888LE, giving more users the chance to enjoy Microsoft’s new services available on the high-quality Lumia, which comes with the new version of Windows Phone 8.1.

Commenting on the sales start, Dana Adnani, Head of Communications for North Africa & Near East at Microsoft Devices, said that “Lumia 530 underscores our commitment to making affordable smartphones for everyone, and introducing more people to the best of Microsoft.”

Thanks to the quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, users can experience superfast and easy internet browsing and gaming on the 4-inch LCD display. Lumia 530 also features seamless integration with Microsoft services such as Skype and Microsoft Office, popular social apps such as Instagram, WhatsApp, Viber and WeChat, and basic games like Asphalt 8, which are all available in the Windows Phone Store.

Further, Lumia 530 bolsters the personalization of Windows Phone 8.1, with a selection of interchangeable colored shells – available in bright orange, bright green, grey or white.

“Lumia smartphones are growing in popularity across the region. This new chapter in the Lumia story builds on the success of the Lumia 520 for affordable smartphones, and also brings new innovations at the high end. The combination of Lumia differentiators and Microsoft services provides a compelling proposition for both consumers and business users.” said Dana Adnani.

Lumia 630

The Lumia 630 sells for 1,300LE; it features seamless switching between two SIM cards, helping users manage their social life, clearly separating calls and messages to make it cheaper and easier to connect on their own terms. The quad-core Snapdragon processor delivers fast, uncompromised social experiences with Word Flow and social apps like WhatsApp and WeChat as well as other apps available with Lumia smartphones like the new SensorCore, which brings low power motion sensing to help people track their activity all day – perfect for exercise and exploration using apps like Bing, Health and Fitness.

Lumia 930

The Lumia 930 with Windows Phone 8.1 integrates the best of Microsoft and Lumia to deliver the ultimate video and imaging experience on a smartphone and is sold for 4,999 LE. The Lumia 930 packs a rich suite of applications and services into a beautifully crafted design with metallic details and vibrant new colors.

Dana Adnani, said “The Lumia 930 is our latest flagship device in the Lumia range. It comes with beautifully crafted flagship design, flagship specs from processing power to screen quality to feature set and flagship imaging capability, synonymous with our high end Lumia smartphones.”

The Lumia 930 comes with an advanced 20 MP PureView camera with optical image stabilization and high quality ZEISS optics makes capturing and reliving amazing images and videos fast and easy. It also comes with the crystal clear 5-inch Full HD OLED display that lets you watch your favorite shows, movies or video clips in any condition, and thanks to a 2420 mAh battery and built-in wireless charging, there is no need to worry about running out of battery.

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