Prestigio Multiphone 8500 DUO WP8.1 handset now available, gives you HD for only 154 Euro


We are all pretty used to paying rather too much for last year’s specs with Nokia. A new bevy of Windows Phone OEMs are about to turn the tables however and deliver well specced handsets at ridiculously low prices.

Prestigio Multiphone 8500 DUO Dual-SIM WP8.1 smartphone is now available and offers a 5 inch 720P IPS screen with Gorilla Glass, 1 GB RAM, 8 GB internal storage, 2 megapixel front and 8 megapixel rear camera (no LTE) in an 8.5 mm body for only 154 Euro ($200, £120).

Except for the Snapdragon 200 processor, the device has the slightly more expensive Nokia Lumia 630 beat on all fronts, and I think marks the day we see a clear separation between Nokia and Windows Phone.

The handset is now available to order from Prestigio’s website here.

Do our readers think there is still any point in paying a premium for Nokia’s much more poorly specified devices? Let us know below.


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