Nokia X – Nokia’s Android smartphone announced

At the MWC 2014, Nokia has just announced its first Android powered smartphone in the form of Nokia X. Nokia X was long rumored and it had been going around the rumor mill as Nokia Normandy. Nokia X’s software platform is built over AOSP with Microsoft’s Cloud services along with Nokia experience. Nokia X is one of the three Android powered smartphones that Nokia has announced today. Nokia X serves as the entry range option for the Nokia X series of AOSP powered devices.


The specifications of the Nokia X are quite entry range and you can check them out right below

  • 4inch WVGA display ( 480×800 pixels)
  • 1GHz dualcore Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Play
  • 512MB RAM
  • microSD card support up to 32GB
  • 3MP fixed focus camera
  • 1500mAh battery
  • OneDrive support
  • Uses Microsoft’s Cloud instead of Google Cloud for app data
  • Unique Nokia fastlane experience
  • Dual SIM
  • 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS with A-GPS
  • Here Maps

The talking point of the Nokia X is its unique experience and ability to run Android apps. It comes with Nokia’s own experience combined with Fastlane experience from Asha built over Android core. Nokia X will have access to various app stores including Nokia’s own app store that will have the best of curated content.

Nokia X will be available immediately and is priced at 89Euros(approx Rs. 7,500). It would be available in a range of colors – Green, Cyan, White, Black, Red.

Author: Monish Kumar

Monish is passionate about smartphones who is also interested in User Experience and Design. He is currently using Samsung Galaxy S3. You can follow him on Twitter and Google+