Microsoft-owned Nokia has finally marked the launch of its next generation Android-based smartphone in the form of Nokia X2 today. The device has now come with a lot more impetus put of the Android operating system and the apps that support it.
The new X2, that Nokia claims it to be a "distinctively designed" smartphone, is now bringing quality hardware, enhanced performance, the unique Fastlane experience and popular Microsoft services to a wider audience.
Taking a look at the specs on offer with Nokia X2, The X2 offers a 4.3-inch ClearBlack Display with 121.7x68.3x11.1mm dimensions. The device also comes with a 5MP rear camera with LED flash and autofocus and 2592 х 1944 pixels resolution, while also being backed up by a front facing VGA snapper.
There's a 1.2 Ghz Snapdragon dual core processor on offer with the device, alongside offering 1GB of RAM and a decent 1800 mAh battery. The device obviously runs on Nokia X software platform 2.0 (based on Android 4.3), and offers dual SIM capabilities.
The new X2 internally offers 4GB of memory while the memory can be further expanded up to 32GB via microSD card.
But while that takes care of the numbers involved with the device, what exactly is the X2 offering in terms of features? We take a closer look at the top 5 features the X2 is offering.
With the new Nokia X2 Dual, Microsoft is making sure that users can carry on enjoying the power of Android apps with the influence of the Nokia X software platform 2. Users can now download from an extensive selection of apps - including favorites like Instagram and Temple Run 2 - directly from Nokia Store.
Users can also choose from hundreds of thousands of Android apps easily available from a wide selection of other app stores like 1Mobile Market, Aptoide, SlideME, Mobango and Yandex.
With the X2 now at your disposal, you can pan out your life with the help of Skype, OneDrive, and Outlook. But that's not all as some of the most popular Microsoft experiences built into your Nokia X2 Dual SIM.
From Skype to OneDrive, the new X2 is easily your one stop shop for every Microsoft service on the go.
The Nokis X2 is striking to look at and beautiful to hold. The X2 Dual SIM seemingly glows from within with its innovative dual layered finish. Available in a range of vibrant colors and strutting a gorgeous 4.3-inch ClearBlack WVGA display, the device looks absolutely gorgeous.
In addition to free Skype to Skype voice and video calls, users will now get one month of free Skype calls to mobiles and landlines on purchasing the Nokia X2. Simply download the Skype gift app from Nokia Store, redeem your digital voucher code and get started.
The Nokia X2 also comes with exclusive navigation apps. Get free offline maps with HERE Maps, and enjoy free worldwide turn-by-turn navigation with HERE Drive. So no more getting lost and stopping for directions.