Microsoft Devices today introduced the new Lumia 530, which will be available this fall in select markets around the world. In the U.S., the Lumia 530 will be available for T-Mobile customers later this year. Here's more info on the Lumia 530:
The Lumia 530 follows the Lumia 630 and 635 to provide a powerful Windows Phone 8.1 smart device experience and quad-core processing. Other features include:
-Design that stands out from the crowd. The Lumia 530 features a compact, durable design with a 4" LCD display, Live Tile Start Screen and is available in stylish neutrals such as dark grey and white, as well as changeable shells in bright orange and green available for a more personalized experience.
-The all-new Windows Phone 8.1 experience. Windows Phone 8.1 includes features such as Action Center, which shows new activities and notifications at a glance; Sense, a suite of features that takes the work out of managing data use, storage space and battery life; and a fast Word Flow keyboard with shape writing.
-Meet Cortana, your personal digital assistant. Powered by Bing, she gets to know you, anticipates your needs and respects your privacy. Available only on Windows Phone 8.1, Cortana is your smartphone assistant who can set reminders by time, location and people. Simply ask Cortana for help.
-More of the apps you want. The Windows Phone apps portfolio is constantly growing, and the Lumia 530 comes pre-installed with many of the most popular apps including full Microsoft Office, OneDrive, Skype, Camera, MixRadio and Storyteller which work seamlessly to make the Lumia 530 a great tool for work and play. The powerful quad-core processor makes it easy to enjoy websites, leading apps (like WhatsApp and Instagram) and games (like Asphalt) with no lag.
-More for your money. The Lumia 530 provides great value with 3G Single SIM and 3G Dual SIM variants, allowing people to manage their costs and social circles better.