Why Nokia X smartphone does not worth buying

Nokia X smartphone with Android apps is available in India for Rs 8,499 on select e-commerce channels.

But several smartphones from rivals are better than Nokia X comparing with the features and the price. GizmoLead.com is presenting select handsets in the around Rs 8,000 to 9,000 price category. These prices are available with online or e-commerce channels.

Priced at Rs 8,499, Nokia Lumia 520 specifications include thickness of 9.9mm, weighing 124 gram, Windows Phone 8 OS, Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor, 5MP main camera, no secondary camera, 512MB RAM and 8GB internal memory.

READ: Nokia X priced at Rs 8,599: First-impressions

Micromax Canvas Doodle A111 is priced at Rs 7,999 and comes with 1.2 GHz Quad Core Processor, 8 MP Auto Focus and 2 MP Front Camera with Dual LED Flash, 2100 mAh battery, 512 MB RAM, 4 GB ROM, microSD for up to 32 GB external memory, 2G talk time of 6 hours and 2G standby time of 220  hours.

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Priced at Rs 9,259, Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 features Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean) OS, 5 MP Primary Camera, 0.3 MP Secondary Camera, dual SIM (GSM + GSM), Wi-Fi enabled, 4-inch TFT Capactive Touchscreen, Expandable Storage Capacity of 64 GB, 1.2 GHz Dual Core Application Processor, 1500 mAh battery for 8 hours of talk time on 3G, 768 MB RAM, 4 GB ROM,

Micromax Canvas 2 Plus – priced at Rs 8,899 – features 2 MP secondary camera, Android v4.2.1 (Jelly Bean) OS, Dual SIM (GSM + GSM), HD Recording, 8 MP Primary Camera, 5-inch Capacitive Touchscreen, 1.2 GHz Quad Core Processor, Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB, 2000 mAh battery for 6 hours talk time on 2G and 280 hours stand by time on 2G, 1 GB RAM, 4 GB ROM, etc.

XOLO Q800 X-Edition – priced at Rs 8,799 – comes with 4 GB ROM and 1 GB RAM, 4.5-inch qHD IPS Display with 245 ppi, 8 MP Primary Camera with BSI Sensor, 1 MP Secondary Camera, Dual SIM (GSM + GSM), 1.2 GHz Quad Core Processor, Android (Jelly Bean) OS, Full HD Recording, Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB, 1 GB RAM, 4 GB ROM, 2100 mAh battery for 16 hours talk time on 2G and 10 hours on 3G, standby time of 360 hours on 2G and 360 hours on 3G.

Karbonn Titanium S5 Plus – priced at Rs 9,400 – sports Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB, Digital Secondary Camera, 1.3 GHz Quad Core Processor, 8 MP Primary Camera, Wi-Fi Enabled, Dual SIM (GSM + GSM), Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean) OS, 5-inch Capacitive Touchscreen, 1800 mAh battery, 1 GB RAM and 4 GB ROM.

Panasonic T21 – priced at Rs 9,820 – features 8 MP Primary Camera, Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB, Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS, Dual SIM (GSM + GSM), 4.5-inch Touchscreen, 1.2 GHz Dual Core Processor, 2 MP Secondary Camera, 1700 mAh battery, 1 GB RAM and 4 GB ROM.

BlackBerry Curve 9220 – priced at Rs 9,849 – sports BlackBerry OS, 2 MP Primary Camera, 2.44-inch TFT Screen, QWERTY Keypad, FM Radio, Wi-Fi Enabled, Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB, 1450 mAh battery for 7 hours of 2G talk time and 432 hours standby time on 2G, 512 MB RAM and 512 MB ROM.

Lenovo A516 – priced at Rs 8,699 – sports 0.3 MP Secondary Camera, 5 MP Primary Camera, Wi-Fi Enabled, Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean) OS, Dual SIM (GSM + GSM), 4.5-inch Touchscreen, 1.3 GHz MT6572 Dual Core Processor, Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB, 2000 mAh battery for 23 hours talk time on 2G and 14 hours talk time on 3G, while standby time is 696 hours on 2G, 4GB storage and 512 MB RAM.

Does it worth buying Nokia X smartphone?

Nokia X features 4-inch LCD and 800 x 480px screen, 512MB RAM, expandable storage of 32GB via a SD card, 3MP camera, no front camera, 1GHz Dual Core Qualcomm Snapdragon, dual SIM, 115.5 x 63 x 10.4mm, Battery standby of up to 28.5 days on 2G and up to 22 days on 3G, Talk time on 2G up to 13.3 hours and up to 10.5 hours on 3G.

Anand B
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