Nokia India has today officially launched the latest Nokia Lumia devices running on the Windows Phone 8 platform and revealed their pricing and availability. The Lumia 920 which is Nokia’s flagship phone has received wide success in other markets where it was launched in the previous months.
Availability of Lumia 920, 820 and 620
The latest Nokia Lumia 920 and 820, both running on Windows Phone 8 Operating System will be available in India from 11th of January. The phones will be made available for offline purchase through Nokia’s Priority dealerships or the Multi-Brand retail outlets and for the buyers interested in purchasing online, it will be available through Nokia Shop (at Indiatimes Shopping) or through major stores such as Flipkart, and Saholic. The much cheaper Lumia 620 will be made available in around the first week of February. For now, only Lumia 920 and 820 are available.
Lumia 920 – Lumia 920 will be available in India in Black, White, Yellow and Red
Lumia 820 – Lumia 820 will be available in India in Red, Yellow, Cyan, White and Black
Lumia 620 – Lumia 620 will be available in India in Magenta, Cyan, white and Black
Pricing of Lumia 920 and 820
The official pricing announced by Nokia is 38199 INR for Lumia 920 while the Lumia 820 will sell with a MRP of 27599. Furthermore, different retailers are selling the latest phones with different price tags. The average comes out to be Rs. 37000 for Lumia 920 and Rs. 27000 for Lumia 820. This is the launching prices and they surely will go down with time. For the ones very eager to buy the phones now, the stock is said to be very limited so, it might sell out very soon depending on the demand coming from the consumers. The cheapest price that we can find is from eDabba which is selling it for Rs. 35,999 [Order Page] SangeethaMobiles, a south Indian retailer is selling Lumia 920 cheaper for Rs. 36,499 [Order Page]
Bundled Data offers with Lumia 920 and 820:
There are a few data offers which Nokia announced. The partnership seems to be made with 2 Indian operators namely Airtel and Vodafone. As per the offers, users will receive free 2GB of Data free for 3 months. Airtel will be providing this to the Lumia 920 customers and Vodafone will be covering the data pack for the cheaper Lumia 820. So, we might be seeing Airtel coming in and promoting Lumia 920 while Vodafone promoting the phone for masses i.e the 820.