Updated 20 Mar 2018

Microsoft

Lumia 640 XL Dual SIM

Snapshot: The Microsoft Lumia 640 XL Dual SIM is an Windows phone with a 13 megapixel camera and a 720x1280 screen. How does it rate?

Lumia 640 XL Dual SIM
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$348

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Test results

Overall score
56
Calling
?/10
TXTing
?/10
Reception
?/10
Camera quality
?/10
Battery life
?/10

Good points

  • Reception is OK.
  • Good for texting.
  • OK for calling.
  • Has a memory card slot.
  • Battery life is OK.

But

  • Only just OK camera.
  • Has no 4G.
  • Heavy.
  • Bulky.

How we test

Overall score includes:

Functionality (20%) is based on reception, battery life, connections, memory and sound quality.
Ergonomics (20%) includes ease of use, portability, durability and display quality.
Calling (10%)
Texting (5%)
Camera quality (20%) including video quality
Music player (10%)
Internet and email (10%)
GPS navigation (5%)

Price is based on an April 2018 online survey.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$348

Specifications

Operating system
Windows Phone 8.1
Size
Large
Dimensions W x L x H (mm)
82 x 158 x 11
Weight (g)
172
Screen resolution (pixels)
720 x 1280
Screen size (inches)
5.7

Camera

Camera resolution (MP)
13
Built-in flash

Features

Memory card slot
Dual SIM
4G compatible
×
Bluetooth
GPS receiver
Compass
FM radio