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Microsoft ups the selfie game with Lumia 830, Lumia 735 and Lumia 730

Today Microsoft announced the Nokia Lumia 830, the Lumia 735 and Lumia the 730 Dual SIM smartphones, all running the latest Windows Phone 8.1 operating system. The all-new slim design of the Lumia 830 offers a few new features including optical image stabilization and PureView imaging, along with an improved wide-angle, front-facing cameras and low price-tag.

All of this runs on the new Lumia Denim update, which combines great new features from the latest Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 with exclusive enhancements such as Lumia Camera, which brings high-quality images at the fastest speeds.

“Our strategy is to help people do more with stunning products that unite and showcase the best of Microsoft’s digital work and life experiences,” said Chris Weber, corporate vice president of Mobile Devices Sales at Microsoft. “The Lumia 830, Lumia 735 and Lumia 730 Dual SIM combine popular Microsoft services such as Skype, Microsoft Office and OneDrive with amazing Lumia innovations in design and imaging to bring experiences that people value, at prices they can afford.”

The Lumia 830 offers selfie-fans a 10-megapixel PureView camera with ZEISS optics, Rich Recording and the thinnest optical image stabilization system to date on a Lumia. It delivers the best of Microsoft with pre-loaded Microsoft Office Mobile; the latest version of Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim; and OneDrive with 15 GB of free storage, allowing content to be synced and shared easily.

It comes with flagship Lumia innovations such as integrated wireless charging in a sleek and light aluminum and polycarbonate design. The Lumia 830 will begin rolling out globally this month, priced around 330 euros before taxes and subsidies.

The Lumia 730 Dual SIM and Lumia 735: “Built for Skype and selfies,” according to Microsoft’s press-announcement earlier today.

The front-facing, wide-angle, 5-megapixel camera is great for Skype video calls, letting people share more of the world around them or bring more family and friends into a call. With an offer for a free, three-month Skype Unlimited World subscription, it’s easier than ever to have an international voice call with friends and family on their mobile and landline phones, right from the Lumia 730 or Lumia 735.
Plus, with the integration of one-tap Skype video call access during voice calls,1 people have even more ways to share their stories, no matter where they are.

Lumia 730 Dual SIM and Lumia 735 will also begin rolling out globally this month, featuring a 2220 mAh battery, 8 GB of internal storage and 15 GB of free OneDrive storage. The Lumia 730 Dual SIM will be priced around 199 euros before taxes and subsidies, while the Lumia 735 with LTE/4G and wireless charging support will be priced around 219 euros before taxes and subsidies.

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