Finally Nokia will be launching their first android smartphone, not one in fact three.  Nokia made this announcement today at the MWC 2014 in Barcelona. The Nokia X will be available immediately within few weeks for EUR 89 (approx Rs. 7,500) and the X+ / XL will be released in the 2nd quarter 2014 for EUR 99 (approx Rs. 8,400) and EUR 109 (approx Rs. 9,200). Good news for those waiting for Nokia on droid.

Nokia X
This dual SIM handset (Micro SIM) is powered by qualcomm Snapdragon S4 dual core processor clocked at 1GHz. Handset weight is 128.7 grams and thickness is 10.4mm. IPS LCD screen is 4 inches supporting 800×480 pixels resolution.

There are accelerometer proximity and light sensors. Key features are 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 3.0 and GPS. There is a rear camera of 3MP resolution without flash, it’s a fixed focus camera and the only one (no front camera).

Nokia X comes with 512MB RAM and 4GB storage with 32GB micro SD card support. It runs on Nokia X software platform 1.0 with FOTA support. You can install android apps however there is no access to Google play, instead you will find Nokia’s own app store.

Battery is 1500 mAh that gives talk-time of up to 10 hours.

Nokia X+
This handset is exactly similar to the Nokia X but with a minor change i.e. the X+ comes with 768MB RAM.

Nokia X and Nokia X+

Nokia XL
The XL weight is 190 grams and is 10.9mm thick. The IPS LCD screen here is 5 inches with 800×480 pixels resolution. RAM is 768MB and internal storage is 4GB. Important features are 3G, 2G, Bluetooth, GPS and WiFi.

Nokia XL

The Nokia XL is powered by 1GHz Snapdragon S4 dual core processor. It runs on Nokia X platform. There are dual cameras a front camera of 2MP resolution and rear camera of 5MP resolution. The rear camera is auto focus with LED flash support. Battery is 2000 mAh with up to 13 hours talk-time.

The Nokia X will hit the markets first followed by the Nokia X+ and the Nokia XL within the next few months.

By Rajeev Rana

Founder and Chief Editor -