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Microsoft Lumia 540 All specs

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Microsoft Lumia 540

Good Windows Phone phone with 1.2Ghz Quad-Core processor provides good performance and great system execution of the Microsoft Lumia 540.

An advantage of the Microsoft Lumia 540 is the possibility of using two mobile carriers, a Dual-SIM device with two SIM card slots.

Good connectivity of this device includes Bluetooth 4.0 version A2DP, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz), but it lacks NFC connection.

Including the battery, the Microsoft Lumia 540 phone has 152 grams and it's a very thin device, only 8.6 mm.

Model and physical featuresMicrosoft Lumia 540
ModelLumia 540
Also known asMicrosoft Lumia 540 Dual-sim
Country or region availableVarious (International)
BrandMicrosoft
Release dateMay, 2015
Depth8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)73.7 x 144 millimeters (2.9 x 5.67 in)
Weight152 grams (5.32 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supported
Operating system (OS)Microsoft Lumia 540
Operating systemWindows Phone 8.1
Firmware updatefeature not registered
HardwareMicrosoft Lumia 540
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 MSM8212 (28nm)
CPU processor1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 302 400Mhz
RAM memory1GB LPDDR2
Internal storage8GB (4GB user available)
eMMC 4.5
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMicrosoft Lumia 540
Display typeTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~64.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)294 PPI
Colors16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supported
Mobile networks and dataMicrosoft Lumia 540
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload42/5.76 Mbps
Messaging and callingMicrosoft Lumia 540
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupported
Video callingSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraMicrosoft Lumia 540
Main camera8 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)WVGA (848x480 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lens
Sensor size1/4" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupported
HDRNot supported
Front / secondary cameraMicrosoft Lumia 540
Front camera5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)WVGA (848x480 pixels)
Front flashNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered
MultimediaMicrosoft Lumia 540
RadioFM
TVNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+
Connectivity and interfacesMicrosoft Lumia 540
USBMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupported
NFCNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supported
Other functionsMicrosoft Lumia 540
Active noise cancellationSupported
Vibrating alertSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML
Java / Flash playerNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Black, Orange, Blue, White
- Lumia Denim
- ClearBlack display
- OneDrive 15GB
- Skype
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomyMicrosoft Lumia 540
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2200 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered
Talk time880 minutes | 14.7 hours | 0.6 day
Standby34560 minutes | 576 hours | 24 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Microsoft Lumia 540
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered