Microsoft's Lumia 735 'selfie' phone could be Sprint's first Lumia ever

It looks like Sprint may be get its first Lumia smartphone on its 4G LTE network as FCC documents reveal that the Lumia 735 supports compatibility for Sprint's Spark network. Listed under the model name Nokia RM-1078 in regulatory filings, the phone sports similar dimensions to the Lumia 730 and Lumia 735 variants, and comes with a removable back battery cover, micro SIM card slot, and microSD card slot along with support for Sprint's LTE bands 25, 26, and 41

The Lumia 730 and 735 debuted in Berlin at the IFA show as a mid-range selfie phone with a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. The phone sports a 4.7-inch ClearBlack Display 720p HD screen, quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor, and 1 GB of RAM to power the Window Phone 8.1 operating system. The Lumia 735 is a single SIM LTE variant of the Lumia 730.

So far neither Microsoft nor Sprint has announced the Lumia 735 for Sprint's network.

Are you on Sprint's network? Are you excited to see a Lumia Windows Phone added to the mix?

Thanks to Dee for the tip.

Source: FCC via PhoneArena

Chuong Nguyen

Chuong's passion for gadgets began with the humble PDA. Since then, he has covered a range of consumer and enterprise devices, raning from smartphones to tablets, laptops to desktops and everything in between for publications like Pocketnow, Digital Trends, Wareable, Paste Magazine, and TechRadar in the past before joining the awesome team at Windows Central. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, when not working, he likes exploring the diverse and eclectic food scene, taking short jaunts to wine country, soaking in the sun along California's coast, consuming news, and finding new hiking trails.