Let the Nokia Lumia 521 T-Mobile Phone keep you notified, entertained and connected with the Windows Phone 8 OS. Live Tiles ensure you see all of your messages with real time notification. Pin apps, games and more to instantly launch your frequently used mobile software from the start screen. Connect at 4G and Wi-Fi and visit your favorite websites with Internet Explorer Mobile.
Enjoy snapping shots and capturing 720p HD video with the 5 megapixel camera / camcorder. With Nokia Lenses you can capture in Panorama, Cinemagraph (movie like animation), Smart Shoot (provides the capability to remove objects and change faces), and Bing Vision (scanner for QR codes / Microsoft Tags / Text). Playback your videos and view your photos on the 4 inch WVGA Super-sensitive Touch Screen (TrueColor 24-bit / 16 million colors / 15:9 aspect ratio /800 x 480 pixel resolution).
Upload to your social networks, such as Facebook , Twitter, LinkedIn, Flickr, YouTube, and Picasa. Or send via multimedia messaging. Browse with Internet Explorer 10 Mobile and find the info you need with Bing Search. With support for SMTP, IMAP4, and POP3 email protocols, you can have access to your Outlook Mobile, Office 365, Outlook.com, Windows Live Hotmail, Gmail, and Yahoo! mail and create a Unified Inbox and synchronize with MS Exchange Active Sync. You also have the option to use Windows Live Messenger, Google Talk, Skype IM, and Yahoo! Messenger. Create a Room and invite your relative and close friends. In Rooms you can share a private calendar, hold group chats, and share notes, pictures and videos.
The Nokia Lumia 521 has 8GB of internal memory and supports microSDXC cards up to 64GB. Additionally, you get an extra 7GB of free Skydrive cloud storage. Take all your music with you and enjoy your digital video collection with Media Player. Music+Videos Hub, Nokia Music (Downloadable Music | Mix Radio), Online and offline Cloud Music playback are all there for your mobile listening. You can either connect to a 3.5 mm stereo headset or Bluetooth stereo with Bluetooth Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP). The XBox Live Hub has your gaming needs covered.
Stay productive with the Office Hub and Microsoft Office Mobile. Have Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and Sharepoint WorkSpace with you wherever you go. Create a company account and have a company Hub with all work related information. Let multiple calendars allow you to switch amongst them and have access to all your appointments, to do lists and reminders in one place. With a phonebook that integrates your social network information, you can easily view all the information pertaining to your contacts in one area making it easier for you to choose how to communicate.
For your travels, find Nokia Here Maps, Here Drive (turn by turn driving directions / Traffic), and Here Transit (Public transportation schedules).
The People Hub is divided into sections to keep you current with your online social networks. In the What's new section, find the latest posts, tweets and photos. The Recent area lets you quickly access the most recent contacts you communicated with. In the Together area you can create rooms and open up a group to see shared calendar, notes, and photos. Contact cards have the fields with all the information you need to instantly call, send an email or text. Use Kid's Corner and have a user profile with restrictions on the apps you allow your kids to access.
The Nokia Lumia 521 measures 4.9 in (H) x 2.5 in (W) x 0.4 in (D), weighs 4.4 ounces, and is powered by a 1430 mAh Li-Ion battery that provides 7.5 hours of talk time with 300 hours of standby.
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Entertainment & Social Networking
Nokia Music (Downloadable Music | Mix Radio)
Cloud music online & offline playback
720p Video Playback (30.0 fps)
Bluetooth Stereo A2DP
Bluetooth Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP)
XBox Live Hub
- Facebook / Twitter / LinkedIn / Flickr
- YouTube / Picasa / Foursquare
Internet Explorer 10 Mobile
- Windows Live Messenger / Google Talk / Skype IM
- Yahoo! Messenger
Text To Speech Message Reader
Email (SMTP / IMAP4 / POP3)
- Outlook Mobile
- Office 365
- MS Exchange Active Sync
- Windows Live / Hotmail
- Gmail / Yahoo!
- Unified Inbox
- Microsoft Office Mobile (Word / Excel / PowerPoint / OneNote / SharePoint Workspace)
- Windows Skydrive
- To Do
- Multiple Calendars
Social Network Phonebook Integration
Internet Remote Device Locking
Mac companion app
Windows 8 companion app