Microsoft’s ‘selfie phone’ arrives as the Lumia 730

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Microsoft’s long-rumored “selfie phone” is finally here. The Lumia 730, as Microsoft puts it, is “built for Skype and selfies,” thanks mainly to a wide-angle 5-megapixel HD front-facing camera. While phone makers like HTC have placed 8-megapixel front-facing cameras in their latest handsets, Microsoft is aiming to appeal to camera lovers with the Lumia 730 and apps like “Lumia Selfie” to help owners create that perfect selfie.

Apart from the selfie aspect, the Lumia 730 is an average…

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