Nokia throws up a new video showing off the Nokia X’s Fastlane in action
0. phoneArena 27 Mar 2014, 18:35 posted on
Nokia Fastlane made its debut in the Asha 501 last year. It is Nokia’s timeline and notification...
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2. MC1123 (Posts: 1251; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)
The nokia x is so slow... im planning to buy one but when I tried it it disappoints.. XL should be better! I want nokia android
3. fzacek (Posts: 2320; Member since: 26 Jan 2014)
It won't... The Nokia XL has the exact same specs as the Nokia X, including the screen resolution. This gives it a horrible ppi of 187, so I would not go for it.
10. jael206 (Posts: 131; Member since: 18 Jul 2012)
It's not too bad for a backup low-spec phone, which is exactly why I'm getting it for—to replace my old Asha.. Of course, my main phone will still be a flagship Android. Maybe the Z2 this time around.
11. fzacek (Posts: 2320; Member since: 26 Jan 2014)
BTW, for the flagship Android I would go for the awesome LG G2. Better design than Z2 and much better value :)
15. bon24x7 (Posts: 205; Member since: 30 Aug 2012)
512MB and 768MB ram can't be called exactly same specs!!
4. SemperFiV12 (Posts: 878; Member since: 09 Nov 2010)
I am intrigued... the Lumia 521 and 520 are GREAT phones at the price point. Truly redefined the budget smartphone segment.
I used a Lumia 521 for a bit, but I had a Nexus 5 and Lumia 925 that were calling my name. I needed more processing, memory, and better camera. But had I not been a "power" user, the Lumia 521 would not only fit the bill, but exceed it.
For this reason the Nokia X (and all variants) can be successful, depending on how the hardware handles the OS. But I will wait and look from the outside and see if better hardware is used by Nokia's Android models (should they come.)
5. 7thspaceman (Posts: 1205; Member since: 14 Feb 2011)
The Nokia X phones are cool but only the Nokia XL is worth An android fans attention because it has a front facing camera. I Fully expect a Nokia XL-Plus model to be sold in the developed rich nations like the USA. It will be cheap and better specs than the current Nokia XL android X phone. I think this will happen if microsoft keeps the Nokia X smart phones in production and supports them.
6. ojdidit84 (Posts: 421; Member since: 16 Jul 2011)
It's really not worth a fan of ANY platform's attention. Beyond having the front facing camera, the Nokia X and XL share the exact same specs. Plus it's built on top of Android 4.1 which is only almost 2 years old now. I was excited for it when it was mentioned but now I'm extremely disappointed with what it turned out to be.
If they do bring forth an XL+ they're going to have to do a lot of upgrading to just about everything on the phone to be competitive somewhere like the states.
14. hemedans (Posts: 278; Member since: 01 Jun 2013)
nokia xl has more ram compare to x. nokia x system use 220mb of ram, if nokia xl system use same ram then we will have 300mb+ free ram. my gs3 has 200mb to 300mb free of ram, when you compare them you will see its not that bad for the price.
13. dorian827 (Posts: 131; Member since: 28 Jul 2012)
Nokia sure does deliver a great and solid experience across Windows Phone and Android platform.