Nokia Lumia 610 VS Nokia Lumia 710
Here is the comparison between Nokia Lumia 610 and Nokia Lumia 710:
Nokia made a major comeback in the mobile world with its Nokia Lumia 800 flagship phone. Along with Lumia 800 they even released the Nokia Lumia 710 and recently they even announced the new member in the Lumia family: The Nokia Lumia 610 at MWC 2012. The phone comprises of minimum specs, as it is made for customers who cannot afford the Lumia 800 and 900. If you remember, even the Lumia 710 was considered as an entry level Windows Phone and here we are comparing the Lumia 610 and Lumia 710 in terms of looks, specifications and price. Although the Lumia 710 is clearly a better phone than the Lumia 610, this comparison for our viewers who are confused which phone to get.
Body & Design:
The Lumia 710 has no doubt the best build quality than the Lumia 610. Both the phones have plastic construction but the plastic on Lumia 610 looks cheap. Hold the two phones and you will know what I’m talking about.
In terms of design, both the phones look somewhat same except the lower portion of the Lumia 610 is changed.
Display & Hardware:
In terms of display the Nokia Lumia 710 is brighter and that is only because of Nokia’s ClearBlack display in 710 otherwise both the phones have 3.7 inch TFT capacitive touchscreen with 480 x 800 pixels and pixel density of ~252 ppi and yes with Corning Gorilla Glass.
In terms of hardware the Lumia 710 is no doubt a clear winner, as the Lumia 610 runs on 800MHz processor and Nokia Lumia 710 runs on Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon chipset, 1.4 Ghz Scorpion CPU and Adreno 205 GPU. Now this is way too faster than the 800MHz processor on Lumia 610.
Both the phones run on Windows Phone 7.5 Mango but in Nokia Lumia 610 the OS is slightly downgraded from its features and is codenamed as Tango. Otherwise both the phone has HTML5 browser, microSIM support, Stereo FM with RDS, SNS integration and the usual document, photo and video editor options.
In terms of memory both the phones supports only 8 gigs of memory with no expandable memory but the Nokia Lumia 610 has only 256 RAM support and the Nokia Lumia 710 has 512 MB RAM support, which concludes that the Lumia 710 is faster than the Lumia 610.
Even the battery support of both the phones is same; at Li-Ion 1300 mAh (BP-3L) Standard battery both the phones give almost same standby time and talk time.
The Nokia 610 is not yet officially launched in market but is expected to be out by Q2 in UK with approx. price tag of £ 100 and the Nokia Lumia 710 has already been released and is available for £ 220.
Both the phones stand well in their places with that type of price tags on both the phones. The Nokia Lumia 610 and Lumia 710 no doubt are entry-level Smartphones for people who cannot afford the price of Nokia Lumia 800. Get the Lumia 610 if the Lumia 710 is costly for you.