Nokia Lumia 530 (Unlocked, Brand New)

$49.00

The Nokia Lumia 530 is a fantastic phone and Mr Aberthon ranks this phones as 8.7/10. This phone is covered by our return policy and is completely unlocked to all SIM card phone plans.

This phone is in brand new condition and is amazing value at only $49 with FREE shipping.

Product Highlights

  • Unlocked to AT&T, T-Mobile and Select Prepaid GSM Supported Carriers (Please call your network provider for further assistance to confirm its compatibility.)
  • 8GB internal memory
  • Weighs 4.37oz
  • CPU – Qualcomm Dual Core MSM8227

 

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As series’ of smartphones go, there are few manufacturers who manage to produce an entire range that doesn’t have a turkey hidden somewhere in the line-up. Nokia, later taken over by Microsoft, however, managed to do just that with the Lumia range. The 530 (together making the Nokia Lumia 530) is officially considered an entry level Lumia phone. Yet it is one of the standout smartphones in a standout range of quality devices.

Microsoft haven’t always got things right with their operating systems for phones. However, from Windows 8 it was clear that they’d not just got it right, but they’d got it very right indeed. The beauty of a Windows phone is that it syncs perfectly and seamlessly with a Windows PC environment with very little effort on the part of the user. The Lumia 530 is designed just to work as you’d expect it to. Deceptively powerful and yet refreshingly easy to use, forget that entry level price point, this is definitely a top level smartphone.

The Specifications

Size: 4.72 x 2.52 x 0.39 in
Weight: 4.37oz
SIM: MicroSim
CPU: Qualcomm Dual Core MSM8227

Internal Memory: 8GB
MicroSD Slot: Yes, up to 64GB

Camera: Rear 5MP
Flash: No
Video: 720p @ 30fps

Cellular: GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA, HSUPA
Wi-Fi; 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth: 4.0, A2DP, LE/ aptX
GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS

Media: Audio – MP3/WAV/eAAC+/WMA player
Video – MP4/H.264/WMV player

Battery: Removable Li-Ion 1430 mAh battery. Standby up to 360 hours. Talk time up to 14 hours and 40 min. Music play up to 61 hours.

It Doesn’t sound Like “Entry Level”?

No, it doesn’t sound entry level. The fact that it is officially the entry level model according to Microsoft shows just how good the Lumia range really is. Nowhere else will a smartphone at this price point get you all the features and high specifications that you see above. Furthermore add the fact that the capacitive screen can be set up to work even with gloves on (at the expense of some battery life). It is a feature only commonly found on higher end smartphones. Hence it is quickly becoming obvious that the Lumia 530 punches miles above its weight. Pound for pound, this is the Sugar Ray Leonard of smartphones.

If It’s So Good, Why pay More For Another Lumia?

Well, it should be noted that one or two compromises have been made in order to keep the price down. There’s no front camera and no flash on the rear camera. Regardless, to all intents and purposes, this is a much better phone than the price would ever suggest.

There’s a reason why Nokia were, for so long, the kings of mobile phone manufacturing. Some poor marketing and design decisions a few years ago meant they fell behind others somewhat, but the Lumia range is a match for anything Apple or Samsung can bring to the table. Because this can be done for such a great price makes some other smartphone prices (yes you, Apple!) look a little like milking a cash cow.

The Nokia Lumia 530 in a Summary

Okay, so it’s not a Lumia 925, but the Nokia Lumia 530 didn’t get to become one of the biggest selling smartphones ever by not being very good. It certainly solid, powerful and has an operating system that the whole world is already comfortable with. It has a price tag that demands a second look and it has the backup of one of the world’s biggest technology companies.

The Lumia 530 is a fantastic device, without a doubt, and deserves its position among the great and good of smartphone history.

Manufacturer

Carrier Branding

Networks

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GSM or CDMA

GSM

Model Number

RM-1017

Android Operating System

Phone Style

Screen Size

Internal Memory

8 GB

MicroSD Card Slot

Color

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Resolution Size

2G Bands/Frequencies

B2 (1900), B3 (1800), B5 (850), B8 (900)

3G Bands/Frequencies

B1 (2100), B2 (1900 PCS), B5 (850), B8 (900)

Supports Carrier Bands

AT&T up to 3G, Metro-PCS up to 3G, T-Mobile up to 3G

Battery Power

Charging Port Type

Micro USB

Fast Charging

No

Fingerprint Sensor

No

Front Camera Resolution

None

Rear Camera Resolution

5 MP

Rugged Level

None

Return Policy

All of the items on the Mr Aberthon website are completely covered by our 14-day return policy.

If you choose to return your device, you will receive the full refund. Mr Aberthon does not charge any additional restocking or handling fees. In order to qualify for the return policy, the product ID number will have to match the number on the device that we sent out (to protect us against scammers and fraud) and the device will need to still be in mint condition.

Shipping Options

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  • 4-5 day shipping (Free throughout the USA)
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  • Overnight shipping (for orders that are purchased before 4pm EST)

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