Nokia 'Monarch' could turn out to be the Lumia 635 for T-Mobile
The rumored Nokia 'Monarch' smartphone is back in the news, with serial leaker @evleaks back with more apparent details on the unannounced device. Previously the same source had claimed that the Monarch was bound for T-Mobile in the U.S., and today's message indicates that we're not looking at a flagship class phone.
Nokia Monarch = Lumia 635, for T-MobileNokia Monarch = Lumia 635, for T-Mobile— @evleaks (@evleaks) April 12, 2014April 12, 2014
So, if all this pans out to be correct we're looking at another lower cost Lumia headed the way of T-Mobile. That's not a bad thing, not at all, as the Lumia 521 proved. But we're sure there's more than a few of you out there itching for another high-end device with a Magenta flavor. At least with the 635 we'd be getting 4G LTE in a lower cost package.
It's all still rumor until either T-Mobile or Nokia makes it official, but given the track record of the source it's not at all inconceivable that it's true.
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So maybe check-out the 1520.3 on NegriElectronics.com since they have the correct listing.
Models RM937, RM940 & RM938. The RM938 aka the Nokia Lumia 1520.3 has all the T-Mobile Bands including 4G LTE.
Don't get me wrong I prefer WPCentral but I like them too.