announced today that beginning July 26 it will offer the Nokia Lumia 520 Windows phone for $99.99 off contract as part of its GoPhone line of prepaid phones.
The Lumia 520 is virtually identical to T-Mobile's $149.99 prepaid Nokia Lumia 521. It runs the Windows Phone 8 OS and has a 4 inch 480x800px screen and 5 MP camera with 720p HD video recording.
The Lumia comes with several exclusive Nokia apps including Here Maps for turn by turn driving directions and voice guidance. It can work offline using maps stored on the SD card. That means that maps and navigation are available even on GoPhone pay as you go which doesn't include data. Also included is Nokia Music for unlimited free streaming music.
Other specs include:
Internal Memory: 8GB (5GB availalable to user)
External Memory: Support for microSD cards to 64GB, 7 GB of free SkyDrive cloud storage
Camera: 5MP with 720p HD camcorder
Operating System: Windows Phone 8
Wi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth: A2DP (stereo Bluetooth), HFP 1.5, AVRCP, PBAP, OPP
Dimensions: 2.55 x 0.48 x 4.88 inches (65 x 12 x 124 mm)
Weight: 4.48 oz. (127 gm)
Battery: 1430 mAh, Talk Time - Up to 10 hours, Standby Time - Up to 13 days
The Lumia 520 works with all AT&T GoPhone plans and should also be usable on AT&T postpaid smartphone plans.
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