Release date for Nokia Lumia 710 on T-Mobile US available

Release date for Nokia Lumia 710 on T-Mobile US available

Nokia and T-Mobile US announced the availability of Lumia 710 in US stores starting next year on January 11 and confirmed the statement that T-Mobile did some time ago.

Lumia 710 can be connected to the 4G network in US and will be one of first smartphones which runs on Windows Phone Mango in 4G network in US via T-Mobile.

Our research shows nearly everybody in the U.S. wants a smartphone, but many believe they can’t afford it,” Brodman said. “That’s where T-Mobile shines. Our Unlimited Value and Monthly4G plans make it more affordable than ever to step up to mobile data on our 4G network.

The price of Nokia Lumia 710 on T-Mobile US is expected to be $49.99 after a USD 50 card, with 2-year contract. The phone will be available in two colors: black and white.

Most important technical specification:

  • 1.4GHz processor, with hardware acceleration and graphics processor
  • 8GB storage memory
  • 512MB RAM
  • Quadband radio
  • 3G up to HSDPA+ and T-Mobile 4G
  • WiFi and Bluetooth
  • 119 x 62.4 x 12.5mm
  • Weighs 125.5g

The Nokia Lumia 710 is the perfect first-time smartphone: a well-designed product that delivers the most compelling Windows Phone experience in its price range and with access to great content and thousands of applications,” said Chris Weber, president, Nokia Americas. “This is the perfect first Nokia Lumia experience and the start of our re-entry into the U.S. smartphone market.


Nokia Lumia 710 said to be coming to T-Mobile in January

Nokia Lumia 710 said to be coming to T-Mobile in January

After announcing the release of the Lumia 710 and Lumia 800 Windows Phones together with their specs and availability regions plus dates, Nokia had some dissapointed fans as it was first said it would be no American availability. However, recent reports state that T-Mobile will have the Lumia 710 among its phones, with codename “Sword” wearing both white and black coats. This is expected to happen quite soon as same reports claim the smartphone will arrive to the U.S. market in January.

Nokia Lumia 710, a Windows Mango 7.5 phone, features a 1.4 GHz Qualcomm MSM8255 processor, 512 MB of RAM and 8GB internal storage with microSD card slot that supports up to 24GB for storage extension.

The respectable mid-range handset provides a 3.7-inch 800×480 ClearBlack LCD, a 5 MP auto-focus camera with LED flash and 720p video capture. The phone weighting 126g, with 119×62.4×12.5 mm dimension  and 1300 mAh battery (which supports 7.6 hours 3G talk time, 400 hours maximum 3G stand by) also provides WLAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1, A-GPS, micro – USB connector and a charging port.