The colorful handset boasts a 5-inch full HD display plus a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with wide-angle lens for shooting both singular and group selfies. It also comes with dual SIM card ports as standard.

The Lumia 540 comes with 8 GB of on-board memory and supports a microSD card of up to 128 GB. It runs on a 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor coupled with 1GB of RAM.

Microsoft has also preinstalled Skype and Office on the device so that it can suit for productivity as well as multimedia communication and consumption and is also bundling in 30GB of free cloud storage.

The Microsoft Lumia 540 is made available in Cyan, Orange, White or Black colour options.