Nokia is at the Mobile World Congress 2013, where they have announced an expansion to their line of Lumia smartphones with the new Lumia 720 Windows Phone 8 device. The handset comes equipped with a 4.3-inch IPS touchscreen display with a 800×480 pixel resolution plus it is also protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 2.
The phones comes with the same design as the Lumia 820, which is a slimline unibody design and will be available in the color options of red, white, blue, yellow and black. It comes with a 6.7 Megapixel main camera with f/1.9 Carl Zeiss Tessar lens and LED flash for taking bright, clear pictures day and night, it also comes with a front-facing wide-angle 1.3-megapixel camera for video chat.
The mid-range device is powered by a 1GHz dual-core Snapdragon processor, it only gets 512MB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage and a microSD card slot that will support 64GB memory cards. There are a slew of connectivity options including Bluetooth 3.0, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Near Field Communication, GPS, and support for 4G LTE but only quad-band GSM/EDGE and quad-band WCDMA/HSDPA mobile networks.
Nokia is going to release the Lumia 720 in Hong Kong, Vietnam and Singapore in Q1 2013, then in China, Europe, Africa and India in Q2. The expected price is Euro 249.