Nokia Lumia 521 for MetroPCS needs price strategy


The Nokia Lumia 521 could soon release with the MetroPCS brand stamped on it, this is a high selling smartphone in the U.S and for MetroPCS to do well they need a new price strategy.

Evleaks revealed a few days ago that the Nokia Lumia 521 is heading to MetroPCS; this smartphone is so popular that when you visit HSN you will notice they have sold out; these were selling it for $149.95.

T-Mobile also offers the Nokia Lumia 521, it is on sale for $149.99 with $10.00 SIM Starter Kit, total price $159.99 or you can opt for the $5 x 24/monthly payment plan with a $29.99 down payment, you still have to opt for the SIM Starter Kit at $10, which means you pay $39.99 up front.

Nokia Lumia 521 Specs Recap
The smartphone comes with a 4-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 480 x 800 pixels and 233 ppi, 8 GB of internal memory but can be expanded up to 64GB thanks to the microSD card slot. It also features 512 MB RAM, 5 MP 2592Ñ…1936 pixels camera with autofocus, 1/4” sensor size and 720p@30fps video, it does not have a front-facing camera.

The Nokia Lumia 521 runs on Microsoft Windows Phone 8 operating system and features a Dual-core 1 GHz Qualcomm MSM8227 CPU, Adreno 305 GPU and so much more.

Please do let us know if you would buy the Nokia Lumia 521 if it were to release on MetroPCS, and what price would you be willing to pay?


One thought on “Nokia Lumia 521 for MetroPCS needs price strategy”

  1. sourabh garg says:

    hey, i am using nokia lumia 521 mobile but there are problems in it. it can’t read the sim card in india. it has country lock and i don;t know how to break this code. i purchased it from usa and now i am in india. it is not getting the sim of india such as reliance, vodafone, idea etc and there is one more problem also. it goes automatically switch off. please tell me how can i break its country lock and the problem of auto switch off.