To be launched exclusively online, the Nokia XL is the latest addition to the Nokia X family of affordable smartphones.
Big on value, Nokia XL is going for only $239. The phone features a 5-inch display, 5 megapixels rear-facing autofocus camera with flash and a 2 megapixels front-facing camera.
Running on Android Open Source Project (AOSP), Nokia XL features a tile-based home screen design that looks like a hybrid version of Windows Phone and Android. You can resized and moved these tiles to personalise your home screen to your liking.
The Nokia XL is preloaded with a number of popular apps and games. It also comes with HERE Maps – accessible both online and offline – which also features turn-by-turn voice guided navigation. Nokia is going with Microsoft OneDrive, instead of Google’s cloud service and offering 10GB of free cloud storage. It is available in green, orange, black and white.
You can register your interest starting 6 June 2014. The first 100 customers stand to receive a 50% discount for the Nokia XL. Sale of the phone starts from 13 June 2014, 12pm on handphoneshop.com/NokiaXL and the Nokia XL will be available nation-wide at all Nokia stores and Nokia solution partners from 28 June 2014.