Microsoft’s product lines are more than just Windows and enterprise products, and the consumer facing products are a big core of its business. On Thursday, 2 consumer products got highlighted. The Lumia 735 had its launch date revealed and Microsoft Band learns golf.
The Microsoft Band product is the first wearable product from Microsoft, and has been updated with users interests in mind. The Lumia 735 phone is an amazing Windows Phone that is built for taking selfies, pictures, and enjoying the multimedia aspects of Windows Phone.
Microsoft Band Gets Golf Update
While the success of the Microsoft Band hasn’t been detailed, it is getting updates for users for cycling, running, and more. On Thursday, Microsoft announced a partnership with TaylorMade, and this will let the Microsoft band track golf shots and keep track of the scorecard.
Currently, it can sense a practice shot or swing, and will get detection updates for the golf course in the next few months. This is huge for golf fans, as it also track steps, heart rate, calorie burn, and can tell golfers more than just swing info. This will be perfect for golfers for the holidays.
Lumia 735 To Launch June 18th On Veizon Wireless
The Lumia 735 Windows Phone is described as the perfect selfie phone, and has a strong front-facing camera to prove it. On Thursday, Verizon Wireless announced the launch date for June 18th, and will be available for $192 USD, or on the Verizon Edge payment plan in stores.
The Lumia 735 has impressive specs that include a 5-megapixel front camera, a 6.7 megapixel rear camera, a 1.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor, 16GB of internal memory, and can be expanded with a microSD card. It also includes Windows Phone 8.1 and the denim update.
The Lumia 735 is a great and affordable Windows Phone. Mix this with the Microsoft Band, and you can please the golfer in your life.