Microsoft Lumia 435 is going to be the cheapest Microsoft-bearing Lumia to date, sold at EUR 69 or more or less Php 3,700 here in the Philippines.

Microsoft Lumia 435, along with another model, Microsoft Lumia 532 will start rolling out in February in various regions of Asia-Pacific, Europe, India, the Middle East and Africa. Aimed at the entry level market, theLumia 435 is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor, sports a 1GB of RAM, 8GB of built-in storage, expandable storage support via microSD card of up to 128GB and 1560mAh battery.

Here is the complete specifications:
  • Operating System:  Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim 
  • Dimension: 118.1 mm x 64.7 mm x 11.7 mm
  • Weight: 134.1 g
  • Display: 4 ' WVGA (800 x 480), TrueColor (24-bit/16M), LCD Transmissive, 233 ppi,  
  • Internal Memory: 8 GB, expandable microSD up to 128 GB
  • RAM: 1 GB 
  • Free cloud storage: 30 GB
  • Battery: Replaceable 1560 mAh
  • Processor: 1.2GHz Dual-core Snapdragon™ 200 
  • Main camera: 2.0 MP, Fixed focus, 1/5 inch sensor, f/2.7 aperture
  • Front camera: VGA 0.3 MP f/2.7 aperture
If things turn out well, the Microsoft Lumia 435 will have roughly the same price as the Nokia Lumia 530, which is also for sale at Php3,990. Definitely a better option for people who want to try out a Windows Phone without having to break the bank. But for those who want a bigger screen, the Microsoft Lumia 535 is also a great option at Php5,990.