Nokia Lumia 625 hitting Australia on the 23rd August for AU$399

Nokia’s low-end big-screened Windows Phone, the Nokia Lumia 625, it set to hit Australia on the 23rd August.

The handset will be arriving at independent retails Allphones, Dick Smith, JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman for AU$399  (US$370) outright, and is also set to come to carriers Telstra and Optus in August.

Despite the wide colour range shown at launch, only the black and white variants of the handset will be launching initially in Australia.

The handset features a 4.7 inch WVGA screen, 1.2 GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor, 512MB of RAM ,  8GB of built in storage and microSD card support.

It also has a rear-facing 5-megapixel camera with LED flash and a front-facing VGA camera for video calls.