THE MICROSOFT LUMIA 640 HAS BEEN DISCONTINUED. THE REPLACEMENT IS THE LUMIA 650. YOU CAN FIND MORE INFORMATION HERE.
Microsoft Lumia 640 (SIM free/UK)
The Microsoft Lumia 640 provides an introduction to the Microsoft Windows Phone, at an affordable price, and has some great features including a 5” HD IPS display, 8MP camera and a one-year subscription to Office 365 Personal.
SIM Free / Unlocked UK stock
This phone is available SIM free, and unlocked, from Clove Technology, enabling you to use any SIM card with it.
The applies to both the Single & Dual SIM models available.
Reasons to buy the Microsoft Lumia 640
- Windows Phone 8.1 - with Lumia Denim update
- Cortana assistant - gives you the personal feel
- 5” HD IPS LCD display -1280 x 720 pixels (294 ppi)
- 1.2 GHz quad-core processor – combining power and efficiency
- 8MP camera – Lumia Camera will enable you to enhance photos
- 1MP front-facing camera – for all your Skype video call needs
The Microsoft Lumia 640 will be available in four glossy eye catching colours including Black, White, Orange, and Cyan.
- Microsoft Lumia 640
- Product user guide
The Lumia 640 offers a great way to improve your productivity, and get more done, at an affordable price.
The look and feel of the Lumia 640 has been designed to be fun and eye-catching. The glossy bright colours make a real statement and look great. The way the buttons and camera section have been incorporated into the casing appears almost seamless.
With a 5” IPS high definition display you will be able to enjoy the benefits of the Windows Phone platform, and also your favourite photos and videos.
To protect this important element of the phone Microsoft has included Corning Gorilla Glass so you won’t have to worry about putting in your pocket, or bag, as it shouldn’t suffer abrasions and minor scratches.
Power & Connectivity
With a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor,and 1GB of RAM, you will be able to take advantage of the latest games and experience smooth and enjoyable web browsing sessions.
There is 8 GB of internal storage, so you have plenty of space for all your apps, if, however, you do need more space you can use, up to 128GB, microSD cards, to increase it. This means you have plenty of local storage, but if you want to store photos, videos and documents on-line for easy sharing you can use the supplied 15GB free cloud storage on OneDrive.
For regular travellers or those who require it, a Dual SIM option is also available allowing you to have 2 SIM cards in the phone at all times.
It is great to be able to be productive on the move and you can be with a Microsoft smartphone. Since they all feature trusted Microsoft services including Outlook and the Office suite, you can get more done. This is owing to them having Word, Excel and Powerpoint available at your finger tips, making it easy to create and edit documents.
You will also receive a one-year subscription to Office 365 Personal. This enables you to have access to the latest full versions of the Office Suite for Lumia, in addition to being able to use it on one PC or Mac, or tablet.
This subscription includes 1 terabyte of storage on OneDrive and also gives you 60 minutes Skype calling per month to landlines in over 60 countries, and mobile phones in eight countries.
The 8 MP rear camera on the Lumia 640 has the benefit of an LED flash and autofocus, enabling you to capture the perfect photo, even in low light conditions. If you wish to enhance your photos you can instantly do this without any additional software, as Lumia Camera gives you the ability to edit and innovate.
With Skype now being fully integrated into the Windows Phone platform, you’ll want to take advantage of this for calling family and friends. The 1 MP front-facing camera enables you to make your Skype voice and video calls with ease.
|SIM Free & Unlocked||Yes|
|Operating System||Windows Phone|
|Version||8.1 with Lumia Denim|
|Speed||1.2GHz Quad Core|
|Make/Model||Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor|
|Capacity (Up to)||Up to 128GB|
|Resolution||1280 x 720 (294 ppi)|
|Other||ClearBlack, Corning Gorilla Glass 3, sunlight readability enhancements & easy to clean|
|Frequencies||850 / 900 /1800 / 1900 MHz|
|Frequencies||850 / 900 / 2100 MHz|
|Frequencies||800 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 MHz|
|Functions||A2DP, AVRCP, GATT, HFP, HID, OPP, PAN, PBAP, MAP|
|Audio||3.5 mm audio connector|
|Hardware Buttons||Volume keys, Power/Lock key, UI keys (back, start, search)|
|Antenna Type||GPS / GLONASS|
|Built-in Software||HERE Maps and HERe dRIVE|
|Flash||Auto Focus and LED Flash|
|Camera Lens||Sensor size 1/4 inch, f/2.2|
|Other||BSI sensor, 4 x digital zoom|
|Front Facing Camera||Yes|
|Type||1 MP wide angle (f/2.4)|
|Recording||AAC LC, AMR-NB, GSM FR|
|Formats||H.263, H.264/AVC, MPEG-4, VC-1|
|Recording||MP4/H.264 (1080p at 30fps)|
|Near Field Communication||Yes|
|Dimensions||141.3 x 72.2 x 8.85 mm|
|Other||30GB free OneDrive storage|
The following is a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about this product. Hopefully you will find the answer to your question, if not, use the contact form below and we shall answer it for you.
Do you ship internationally?
Yes - If you are located outside of the UK you may want to take a look at our list of FAQs for international customers on the following link: http://www.clove.co.uk/international-customers.aspx
Is this phone SIM FREE and Unlocked?
Yes, this phone is unlocked and can be used with networks around the world.
Do check the specifications to ensure compatibility in your region with your network provider. No SIM card or contract applies to this phone.
Is this phone brand new?
Yes. Unless the description of the product suggests otherwise (I.e. EX-DEMO) then this product is brand new and has not been used before.
Is there any network/operator branding?
No - There is only the manufacturer’s branding.
Does the phone have a Micro SDHC/memory card slot?
Yes up to 128GB
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