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Microsoft CEO says some Nokia X devices will be revamped to Windows Phone ones

Microsoft CEO says some Nokia X devices will be revamped to Windows Phone ones

posted: 17 Jul 2014, 08:49

There are lot of news coming from Redmond today. For starters, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's not-so-pleasant disclosure that the company will give the pink slips to roughly 18,000 workers (12,500 of which...

Microsoft and Gameloft are giving away several games to all Nokia X devices until August 31

Microsoft and Gameloft are giving away several games to all Nokia X devices until August 31

posted: 09 Jul 2014, 02:49

The tech giant has teamed up with Gameloft, one of the largest publishers of mobile games, in order to procure its latest promotion.

Nokia X2 vs Nokia X vs Nokia XL: specs comparison

Nokia X2 vs Nokia X vs Nokia XL: specs comparison

posted: 24 Jun 2014, 07:42

We put the Nokia X2 up against the Nokia X in a hardware specs battle in order to see how Microsoft's latest fares against its predecessor. We've also thrown in a Nokia XL for a good measure...

Android-based Nokia XL officially available starting today

Android-based Nokia XL officially available starting today

posted: 07 May 2014, 14:54

Sold for around $150 (unlocked), the XL is Nokia's Android-based flagship handset. Even so, it remains a low-end device that's targeted at emerging markets...

Nokia XL approved in China, could be launched there soon

Nokia XL approved in China, could be launched there soon

posted: 09 Apr 2014, 18:10

The largest handset among Nokia's three new Android-based devices, the Nokia XL is the last to be released. China could be one of the first countries to get it...

How to root the Nokia X, Nokia X+, and the Nokia XL

How to root the Nokia X, Nokia X+, and the Nokia XL

posted: 18 Mar 2014, 03:11

The interface overlay might be called Nokia X UI 1.0, but, since we have the open-source Android platform underneath, the phones can have different launchers installed, which we demonstrated for you at the MWC. They can also be rooted,...

Nokia XL and X+ both have 4GB MicroSD cards pre-installed

Nokia XL and X+ both have 4GB MicroSD cards pre-installed

posted: 17 Mar 2014, 16:46

The Nokia X+ and Nokia XLl have more to offer than the regular Nokia X model. Even so, they're still entry-level smartphones that won't cost much...

Yes, Nokia's X phones are Android-based, but will regular users know, or care?

Yes, Nokia's X phones are Android-based, but will regular users know, or care?

posted: 28 Feb 2014, 23:57

Nokia has turned to Android for its new family of affordable smartphones, but most users may not see these devices as "Android phones" - and they may not care what OS they're using...

Check out some camera samples from the Nokia XL

Check out some camera samples from the Nokia XL

posted: 26 Feb 2014, 09:50

At MWC 2014, we took the Nokia XL's camera for a quick spin. Our expectations weren't the highest, of course, which is why there was hardly any disappointment. And hardly any amazement, too.The Nokia XL's camera is ho-hum, but this is what...

Check out some camera samples from the Nokia XL

Check out some camera samples from the Nokia XL

posted: 26 Feb 2014, 09:50

At MWC 2014, we took the Nokia XL's camera for a quick spin. Our expectations weren't the highest, of course, which is why there was hardly any disappointment. And hardly any amazement, too.The Nokia XL's camera is ho-hum, but this is what...

Can the Nokia X run a custom Android launcher? Yes, and here is a video proof

Can the Nokia X run a custom Android launcher? Yes, and here is a video proof

posted: 26 Feb 2014, 09:27

Nokia has just unveiled the Nokia X family of smartphones at MWC, the first devices made by Nokia and running on Android, but they run on a “forked” version of Google’s operating system…

Here's how sideloaded apps and widgets should behave on the Nokia X and Nokia XL

Here's how sideloaded apps and widgets should behave on the Nokia X and Nokia XL

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 11:56

One of the several things that make the Nokia X and Nokia XL smartphones awesome is that they can run Android applications. That shouldn't come as a surprise as the handsets actually run a heavily customized...

75% of Android apps ready to work on Nokia X phones, the rest must ditch the Google

75% of Android apps ready to work on Nokia X phones, the rest must ditch the Google

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 03:36

75% of regular Android apps are ready to run on the X series without modifications. The other 25% are incompatible due to their reliance on Google services for push notifications, maps, and in-app...

Stephen Elop explains how the Android-powered Nokia X fits into Microsoft's ecosystem

Stephen Elop explains how the Android-powered Nokia X fits into Microsoft's ecosystem

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 10:00

There have been a lot of questions surrounding Nokia's decision to use Android in its new line of low-end devices with the Nokia X, X+, and XL. We have been getting a lot of those answers today,...

Nokia XL hands-on: a bigger take on Android from Nokia

Nokia XL hands-on: a bigger take on Android from Nokia

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 05:23

Nokia is just spot on when it comes to designing a smartphone, which manifests again with the Nokia XL. You could argue that it borrows heavily from its Lumia line, a fitting gesture to say the least considering that Nokia’s handset...

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