Up close with the Nokia Lumia 720

BARCELONA, Spain--Of the four new phones Nokia announced at MWC, the Lumia 720 is the most advanced. Compared with the Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 series, though, its features and price are still midrange.

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Colors

The Lumia 720 comes in the full spectrum of Nokia's new color palette, including this glossy white finish, and matte finishes in red, yellow, cyan, and basic black. Read editors' take
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Camera

There's a 6.7-megapixel camera with flash and Carl Zeiss optics. Read editors' take
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Top view

The Lumia 720 is the first unibody Lumia with a microSD card slot, Nokia boasts. You can fill it with up to 64GB of expandable storage. Read editors' take
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Side view

I like that the Lumia 720 has a slimmer build. There are, of course, the usual button placements as well. The handset, which has a 4.7-inch ClearBlack display, is fairly large, but not as hulking or bulky as the 920. Read editors' take
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Charger port

The Micro-USB charging port is on the bottom. Read editors' take
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One last look

A final glance at the Nokia Lumia 720. Read editors' take
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