Reported Nokia Normandy price near that of Nokia Asha 503

One retailer appears to be jumping the gun on the Normandy, showing a Nokia X handset price very near that of Nokia’s Asha 503. If accurate, this further supports the strategy of getting Microsoft services on low-end devices in emerging markets.

Nokia Normandy specs: Similar to a Lumia 520 but with Android

More Nokia Normandy details leaked on Tuesday, showing an Android phone that runs on meager hardware: Exactly what I’d think would take the place of Nokia’s current low-cost Asha line with the addition of Microsoft apps and services.