|Manufacturer||Nokia, later Microsoft Mobile|
|Slogan||Your Fastlane to Android apps.|
|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|
|Discontinued||17 July 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 (233 PPI)
|Rear camera||3 MP fixed focus|
The Nokia X was a mid-tier smartphone announced as part of the Nokia X family in February 2014, running on the Nokia X platform. The device shipped on the same day as the unveiling, with Nokia targeting the product for emerging markets. It is currently sold and maintained by Microsoft Mobile. On 17 July 2014, Microsoft announced that it would discontinue the line, but would revive its model number as a new Lumia product to be announced at MWC 2015.
The phone was unveiled by Stephen Elop at the 2014 Mobile World Congress, Barcelona.[when?] 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.
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