T-Mobile Pre-Paid Nokia Lumia 521 4G Smartphone

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T-Mobile Pre-Paid Nokia Lumia 521 4G Smartphone
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The compact 521 4G T-Mobile Pre-Paid Nokia Lumia Smartphone is a Windows Phone that sports a memory card slot, 5MP camera. The cell phone also has a removable battery, a 1 GHz processor, and is 4G-capable. This T-Mobile Pre-Paid Smartphone also has the ability to integrate with Xbox, Windows 8 and SkyDrive. This phone is a smart choice to connect, play games or get your daily weather, in addition to talking to friends and family.

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The compact 521 4G T-Mobile Pre-Paid Nokia Lumia Smartphone is a Windows Phone that sports a memory card slot, 5MP camera. The cell phone also has a removable battery, a 1 GHz processor, and is 4G-capable. This T-Mobile Pre-Paid Smartphone also has the ability to integrate with Xbox, Windows 8 and SkyDrive. This phone is a smart choice to connect, play games or get your daily weather, in addition to talking to friends and family.

Nokia Lumia 521 4G Smartphone:

  • Windows Phone 8 operating system
  • 5 megapixel camera with auto focus
  • HD video recording at 720p, 30fps
  • 8GB internal memory, expandable up to 64GB
  • 1430mAh battery
  • Quad-band 4G UMTS/HSPA 42
  • 1GHz, dual-core Qualcomm 82270 processor
  • WiFi for data (802.11b/g/n/e)
  • Specifications

    Cell Phone Service Provider: T-Mobile
    Size: 7.24"L x 3.86"W x 2.09"H
    Manufacturer Part Number: 610214632074
    Contained Battery Type: Lithium Ion
    Container Type: Box
    Operating System: Windows Phone 8
    Model: 610214632074
    Number of Megapixels: 5 Megapixel
    Screen Size: 4"
    Mobile Operating System: Windows Phone
    Brand: T-Mobile
    Features: Music Player ,  Bluetooth ,  Camera ,  Full Web Browsers ,  Wi-fi Ready
    Assembled Product Dimensions (L x W x H): 7.24 x 3.86 x 2.09 Inches
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    12/13/2013

    Customer review by tropicaleyes

    5.0 stars 12/13/2013 by tropicaleyes
    by tropicaleyes

    NOKIA LUMIA 521 The screen is very responsive and its very lightweight. Plus, it's very cute..... Love the selection of ring tones and backgrounds, as well. I am going to upgrade to a 64GB microSD, I plan to save lots of pics and data... The phone doesn't come with a lot of memory. Its a really nice phone...for everyday smartphone users.. If you play heavy duty games, you may want something else... I am so tired of my iPhone and expensive products to replace....$ 20 for a data cable. Bye, Bye Apple and Hello Nokia Lumia........

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    tropicaleyes
    orlando, florida
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Age:35 - 44
    Ownership:1 week or less
    Gender:Female
    Usage:Every day
    the more i use this phone the more i am loving it
    12/15/2013

    Customer review by Mtownguy

    5.0 stars 12/15/2013 by Mtownguy
    by Mtownguy

    after being a former blackberry and owning several android devices i saw the reviews on this product at walmart's web site and was in need of a 4 g phone i had just bought a metro 3g phone and i missed the high speed of 4g and i highly recommend getting the 30 dollar plan and having a landline for making calls you get unlimited text and 5gb of 4g connection speed per month half of what you would pay with metro and it is very hard to use that much data in a given bill cycle great job t-mobile and great price walmart!

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    Mtownguy
    Modesto, CA
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Age:45 - 54
    Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
    Gender:Male
    Usage:Every day
    very fast responce to comands.
    6/15/2014

    Customer review by jamalot

    3.0 stars 6/15/2014 by jamalot
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    for the money its good at most. Two weeks and the camera button already having problems feels cheaply constuccted.camra is simple to simple the apps take time to get use to if your a android owner and switch. id give 3 out of 4 stars

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    jamalot
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    Would recommend to a friend? No
    Age:45 - 54
    Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
    Gender:Male
    Usage:Every day
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    Great Price for a Business Oriented Phone
    4/23/2014

    Customer review by DForce77

    4.0 stars 4/23/2014 by DForce77
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    I imagine in this current battle of smart phones the Windows 8 Lumia 521 is what Blackberry used to be, except the Windows phones are only starting to make their mark. This phone is excellent for the business oriented consumer: the Outlook (or hotmail) Contacts is a great place to organize your people; through Office you can quickly access your docs and spread sheets; and being able to organize your tiles makes accessing your stuff quick and convenient. For example, I have my tiles organized by personal finance, social media, and entertainment. This phone is also great for anyone looking for an inexpensive route into the smart phone market, and inexpensive doesn't mean cheap on the features. It takes excellent pictures and videos, runs apps smoothly, and to be honest, I've tinkered with my friends' and familys' iPhones and Galaxies, yet I prefer the interface and responsiveness of the Nokia Lumia 521 over them all. I'm please with my purchase; my Nokia Lumia 521 more than meet my needs.

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    DForce77
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
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    More than a starter smartphone
    11/16/2013

    Customer review by Candylland

    5.0 stars 11/16/2013 by Candylland
    by Candylland

    I have been a die hard android fan for a number of years. I really love t-mobile's plans. My old phone was an HTC sensation 4G and while it was an awesome phone when i bought it, it is a bit slow now. So, I did some research into various phones through T-Mobile and I originally bought the LG Optimus F3. It was a decent phone but for 179.00 I felt it was cheaply made and I wasn't happy with it for other reasons. So, I settled on this phone, thinking I would not be happy with a windows phone..but to my surprise, I honestly LOVE this phone! It does have small things that I liked about androids, like being able to create a contact from holding your finger ovr a number, but i am sure there is a way to do it, that i've not figured out yet. I noticed that on a few reviews that people said it was a great starter phone...and it is, but i am a very seasoned smartphone user and still find it to be very comparable to other phones. You can't beat it for the price of 99.00...so don't overlook this gem.

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    Candylland
    Ozark MO
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Age:35 - 44
    Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
    Gender:Female
    Usage:Every few days
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    • A. Means capabilities are better when it is unlocked.
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    • A. There is a option in settings to lock your phone with a code you select, you can turn the lock on and off any time you want.
      by neonparrot7/15/2014
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    • A. Locked means it will only work with the carrier it was intended for. Unlocked means it will work with any carrier that supports the technology, and the carrier bands. Most phones with a carrier brand on the device will be locked to that carrier. You would need to have the carrier unlock it. The only valid reason for locking a phone is to keep you under their contract. If you paid an unsubsidized price for the device, you should be allow to request an unlock code. Keep in mind, that a phone unlocked is still confined to the technology and bands. A GSM phone will never work on a CDMA carrier. A device that has no LTE bands will only be able to connect with 2G or 3G services - no matter what the carrier says. In the case of the 521, it will work on any GSM-2G band, and all GSM-3G bands with exception to the 900Mhz band. There is no LTE radio, and there is no support for CDMA, so it will not work on Sprint, nor Verizon.
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    • A. Locked phones can only be used on the indicated carrier's network. Unlocked phones can be used on any compatible network. Most unlocked t-mobile and att phones will work on one another's networks.
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