Microsoft Lumia 430 Eyes the Budget Segment in Pakistan

Sameer Nazir
KARACHI:
Microsoft Devices today announced the local availability of Lumia 430 Dual SIM in the Pakistan for only Rs 7,950/-

Built with the latest Windows Phone 8.1 software, a Qualcomm ® Snapdragon ™ processor featuring dual-core CPU running at 1.2GHz, and with Microsoft Office, Skype and OneDrive pre-loaded, the Lumia 430 Dual SIM is designed to help people achieve more at work, at play and on the go. It is also the most affordably priced Lumia that will be upgradeable to Windows 10.1

The Lumia 430 Dual SIM features a compact, durable and colorful design with a vivid 4-inch WVGA display that brings all the latest apps, games and videos to life. With Lumia 430, people can instantly achieve more every day, and they can use Microsoft Office and Outlook for work and personal productivity. They can access up to 30 GB of free cloud storage on OneDrive for safekeeping important content. People can experience the fun of video calls with Skype-integrated calling and a front-facing camera. Smart Dual SIM allows people to assign unique profiles to their SIM cards, such as “work” or “family,” to help them better manage daily communication. Favorite apps like Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Candy Crush Saga and Instagram are available, with more apps and entertainment just a click away on the Windows Phone Store.

“People around the world have responded enthusiastically to our affordable Lumia range. We continue to invest in this segment to ensure that as many people as possible can enjoy signature Microsoft experiences, even on a tight budget,” said Mohammad Kamran Khan, General Manager, Microsoft Mobile Device and Services, Pakistan. “The Lumia 430 Dual SIM continues our commitment to combining the right hardware, software, services and apps with the right price to give people a smartphone they can afford and be proud to use.”

James Rutherfoord, VP Mobile Device Sales – Near East, North Africa and Emerging Asia for Microsoft stated “We are thrilled about the arrival of our most affordable Lumia 430 DS Smartphone. The smartphone is a true symbol of our relentless commitment to build a better connected world and to make it possible for people to enjoy our premium quality devices at a reasonable price.”