With an aim of always offering the latest OS experience to its consumers, Microsoft has announced the Smart Exchange offer for existing Asha* consumers. The offer will enable existing Asha* consumers toupgrade to a brand new Lumia 435. Through this offer, Microsoft is giving Asha* consumers access to the latest and always upgradable software on high quality Lumia devices.


The Smart Exchange offer is valid from till April 15, 2015 or till stocks last across the country, giving existing consumers of Asha 500, Asha 501, Asha 502 and Asha 503 an assured discount of Rs. 1,500/- and an assured discount of Rs. 1,000/- for Asha 305, Asha 306, Asha 308, Asha 309, Asha 310 and Asha 311 consumers. This discount is applicable on MRP of Lumia 435 which is Rs. 5,999/-.

Making this offer even more attractive for consumers, Paytm, India’s largest mobile payments service will offer all Lumia 435 owners Rs. 1,250/- cashback of recharges through the Paytm app during the offer period (Rs. 250 per transaction)

The Lumia 435 began rolling out in India in February and is the most affordable Lumia yet. With 1 GB Ram, premium layered design, front facing camera with Skype on the go, 2MP camera and more memory, the Lumia 435 is future ready and upgradeable to latest software updates. It is available in bright green, bright orange, white and black, and will be available in dual SIM variant.

Tech specs summary:


Lumia 435

Operating system

Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim


4” WVGA 800×480 screen


1560 mAhbattery


Dual Core Snapdragon 200 processor

Main camera

2 MP, Lumia Camera

Front facing camera

VGA 0.3 MP


8GB + up to 30 GB free OneDrive, micro SD up to 128GB + 1GB RAM

Asha* consumers – The Smart Exchange offer is valid for existing consumers of Asha 305, Asha 306, Asha 308, Asha 309, Asha 310, Asha 311, Asha 500, Asha 501, Asha 502 and Asha 503


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