Microsoft starts selling Nokia XL in IMEA and APAC regions

By | May 7, 2014

Just about two months after the launch of the Nokia X, Microsoft has affirmed that the Nokia XL is available to be purchased in the IMEA (India, Middle East & Africa) and APAC (Asia Pacific) regions. With a 5-inch screen, the Nokia XL is the biggest smartphone in the Nokia X series of Android smartphones.


Microsoft starts selling Nokia XL in APAC and IMEA

The Nokia XL is mainly pointed at the budget segment and will be available for only 109. Although we basically know that the Nokia XL features a 5-inch WVGA display, a Snapdragon S4 Play (MSM8225) SoC processor that contains two Cortex A5 cores at 1 GHz clock-speed and an 768MB RAM, Adreno 203 GPU, 4 GB internal storage with a micro-SD card slot that cab be expandable up to 32 GB, a decent 5 MP camera autofocus, LED flash and a 2 MP front facing camera. Nokia has introduced that the handset will be available in a total of six different color variants: Orange, Black, Bright Green, Cyan, Yellow, and White.

If we talk about its connectivity, the Nokia XL is offering dual-SIM (Micro-SIM) slots, Bluetooth 3.0 and microUSB 2.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n. The handset comes with a hybrid version of Android that uses Nokia’s own app store instead of Google’s Play Store. The Nokia XL comes with SkyDrive, One Drive and Skype out of the box, and features a Contacts Transfer app that lets you to migrate contacts easily onto the handset.

Many other new services and features are included with this device that comes at an affordable price range. People who are planning to get the trust of Nokia, power of Android and technology of Microsoft can grab this one. If it is still showing coming soon on retailer’s board, it is worth to for this device.

Official Specifications of Nokia XL

  • Display : 5 inch IPS display with 187 ppi
  • Processor :  1 GHz Dual Core  Qualcomm Snapdragon Processor
  • Memory : 768 MB RAM
  • Main Camera : 5 Mega-pixel with LED flash
  • Secondary Camera :  2 Mega-pixel HD camera
  • Inbuilt Storage : 4 GB
  • External Storage :  expandable up to 32 GB via Micro SD card
  • Weight : 190 grams
  • Battery : 2000 mAh
  • Connectivity : WI-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS
  • SIM : Dual SIM
  • Colors : Black, White, Nokia Blue, Green , Yellow and Red