The Microsoft Lumia 550 flaunts a 4.7-inch HD display with a screen resolution of 720x1280 pixels and thereby totaling to a pixel density of 315ppi. The Windows 10 based handset is backed by a 1.1GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 SoC, Adreno 304 GPU and 1GB of RAM. It comes equipped with 8 GB of internal memory that can be expanded up to 200 GB via a micro SD card.
On the camera front, the handset sports a 5 MP rear auto focus camera with LED flash, HD video recording and an f/2.4 aperture. The front houses in a 2 MP sensor with an f/2.8 aperture and 480p video recording. The camera comprises of the regular features including geotagging, touch focus, auto/manual exposure to name a few.
On the connectivity front the handset ropes in Bluetooth 4.1, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with hotspot functionality, FM radio, and A-GPS. Unlike the premium Lumia 950 and the Lumia 950 XL, the handset features a Micro-USB instead of USB Type-C. Backed by a 2,100mAh battery, the company claims to deliver up to 28 days of standby time, 16 hours of talk time in 2G, 14 hours in 3G and 17 hours in 4G. The sensors featured are light sensor, accelerometer and the proximity sensor.
Running the latest Windows 10 version, the Lumia 550 comes equipped with the new Microsoft Edge browser, modified Outlook mail, OneDrive, MS Office, Cortana digital voice assistant and a Glance screen which allows users to view the notifications without fully unlocking the smartphone. The dimensions of the device comes up to 136.1x67.8x9.9mm and weighs 142 grams. The color variants available for purchase will be Black and White.
Display - 4.7-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display
Processor - 1.1 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 processor
Storage - 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 200GB with microSD
OS - Windows 10
SIM - Dual Nano SIM (Only in Lumia 550 Dual SIM)
Camera - 5MP auto focus rear camera with LED flash, f/2.4 aperture, 720p video recording and 2MP front-facing camera, f/2.8 aperture, 480p video recording
Dimensions - 136.1 x 67.8 x 9.9 mm
Weight - 141.9 grams
Other features - 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
Connectivity - 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS / aGPS
Battery - 2100mAh removable battery