Nokia has released the Nokia Lumia 630 with TV tuner in Brazil just before the FIFA 2014 world cup. Nokia has launched this special edition exclusively for Brazil and it clearly shows that it is targeting the Soccer fans.
It comes with dual SIM support and it includes a built-in digital TV tuner. This device was first unveiled in Build conference 2014 in April and it targets the budget conscious customers. It features a 4.5 inch ClearBlack LCD screen and corning Gorilla glass. It is powered by Quad Core Snapdragon 400 processor clocked at 1.2 GHz. It contains an unique feature called Sensor Core which enables the devices to monitor the user movements with out draining the battery. This feature can also be used by fitness tracking apps.
It packs 512 MB RAM along with 8 GB internal storage and can be expandable up to 32 GB using the micro SD card. It features a 5 Megapixel rear camera. Coming to the connectivity options it includes Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro USB 2.0 and more.
Nokia Lumia 630 is the first commercially available Smartphone that runs on Windows 8.1 and it includes the digital assistant Cortana, which is similar to the Google Now and Apple’s Siri.
Nokia has a tie up with FIFA. The recent blog post of the Nokia Corporation explains why Nokia Lumia 630 with TV tuner is must for the upcoming FIFA world cup, “Everyone knows that in the next month, Brazil is hosting the World’s biggest soccer games FIFA world cup. In response to this and the Brazil’s following of the Soccer, Nokia Lumia 630 dual SIM version with in-built digital TV tuner is exclusively launched for Brazil”.
Nokia has also explained that, “Integrating the Digital TV Tuner feature in to Nokia devices was achieved by Nokia Institute of Technology. Digital TV tuner is the requirement of the local government that encourages the manufacturers to develop the devices like TV’s, Smartphones and Computers with a digital signal receiver.