Microsoft Lumia 550 

priceN/A

launchDec, 2015

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Design

  • Great build quality
  • Neat and simple design

Display

  • Very good display

Software

  • Continuum lets you run mobile apps in full desktop mode when connected to a monitor
  • Windows app store still falls behind Android and iPhone in terms of the variety of apps available

Performance

  • Average speed/performance

Camera

  • Very good camera

Audio

  • Decent loudspeaker

Battery

  • Average battery life

More

  • Windows 10 is nifty, and fast

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Microsoft Lumia 550 Specifications

Operating System
Smartphone OSWindows Phone 10No updates expected
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size4.7 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 312 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor1.1 GHz, Quad Core, Qualcomm MSM8909 Snapdragon 210Ranked #95 in Mobile Procesor Benchmarks
GPUAdreno 304
RAM1 GB
Memory
Internal Memory8 GB
Expandable Memory SlotYes
Battery
Battery Capacity2100 mAh
Battery Standby672 hrs
Battery Standby (3G)672 hrs
Battery Talktime16.00 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)14.00 hrs
Other Battery Parameters
  • Battery Talktime (4G): 17.00 hrs
  • Music Playback Time: 60 hrs
  • WiFi Network Browsing Time: 10 hrs
  • Video Playback Time: 7.1 hrs
Dimensions
Weight142 gm
Thickness9.9 mm
Camera
Primary Camera5.0MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes
Other Camera Features
  • Auto and manual exposure
  • Auto and manual white balance
  • Automatic photo upload to web services
  • Full resolution photo and video upload
  • Full screen viewfinder
  • Geotagging
  • Touch focus
  • Camera apps
Secondary Camera2.0MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
Connecting PortUSB
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS + BeiDou
More
App StoreWindows Marketplace
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
FM RadioYes
More
  • MixRadio
  • Groove Music

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