Lumia 638 that we exclusively reported as the first 4G / LTE Lumia device in India has been launched by Microsoft today. Lumia 638 is the China Mobile variant of Lumia 635 with appropriate TDD-LTE bands suitable for India. It has support for Band 40, which is the prevalent LTE band used by operators in India as of now.
- td-lte network: Band 38 (2570-2620 MHz), Band 39 (1880-1920 MHz), Band 40 (2300-2400 MHz), Band 41 (2500-2700 MHz)
- LTE FDD network: Band 3 (1800 MHz), Band 7 (2600 MHz)
Lumia 638 is priced Rs 8299 in India and will be available starting December 18 from Microsoft store on Amazon India. There is an offer from Airtel of 5 GB free 4G data for 2 months on purchase of Lumia 638. For a 4G / LTE device and Lumia 638 specs, Rs 8299 looks like good pricing.
You can pre-order the Lumia 638 now from Microsoft store. Click here.
Read full specs of Lumia 638 at its product page.