|Series||Nokia X family|
|Compatible networks||(GSM/GPRS/EDGE): 850, 900, 1,800 and 1,900 MHz
3G (HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s): 900 and 2,100 MHz
|Availability by country||24 February 2014|
|Dimensions||115.5 mm (4.55 in) H
10.4 mm (0.41 in) W
73.2 mm (2.88 in) D.
|Weight||128.7 g (4.54 oz)|
|System on chip||Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8225|
|CPU||1.0 GHz dual-core|
|Memory||512 MB RAM (768 MB in Nokia X+ and XL)|
|Removable storage||microSD up to 32 GB|
|Battery||Li-ion 1500 mAh|
|Display||4.0 in (10 cm)
800×480 px IPS WVGA
|Rear camera||3 MP fixed focus|
The Nokia X is a mid-tier smartphone developed by Nokia, unveiled as part of the new Nokia X family on February 24, 2014. The Nokia X runs a modified (forked) version of Android, referred as the Nokia X software platform. The device shipped on the same day as the unveiling, with Nokia targeting the product for emerging markets.
The X was previously under development known as Normandy, Project N, the Asha on Linux project and MView.
The phone was unveiled by Stephen Elop at the 2014 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Contrary to previous leaks, two variants, Nokia X and Nokia X+ were released, with the Nokia X+ having 768 MB of RAM, as opposed to 512 MB of RAM, as well as with a microSD card included in the box.
Very soon after release, a developer had rooted the device, and enabled the installation of Google's apps and services.
Nokia officially launched Nokia X in the Indian market with a price tag of $140 (8599 Indian rupees) on 23 March 2014. Airtel in joint venture with Nokia will launch the 'Nokia X in 17 African countries from mid-April 2014. In Indonesia, the Nokia X has been launched for IDR 1,599,999 (USD 140).
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