Nokia Normandy (Nokia X): Rumour Round up & Launch Date

The Finnish Smartphone manufacturers, Nokia which were once the undisputed leader of the Smartphone industry has always earned the top position in our blog. The manufacturers are facing a tough time ever since the South Korean brand Samsung launched its Galaxy Series in the marketplace. The Samsung Galaxy Series, which contains some of the most innovative Android Smartphones has made Samsung, the world’s number one Smartphone brand. The sales report of Samsung Smartphones went up to new heights, making things unfavourable for Nokia.

Nokia Normandy (Nokia X)

However, Nokia never gave up and launched its Lumia Series of Smartphones, which runs on Microsoft windows Phone 8 operating system. But the futuristic features and App & games support on Android Smartphones made it the most popular smartphone platform. Nokia launched wide range of high-end Lumia smartphones but they failed to get the attention, which high-end Samsung Galaxy smartphones got. Later, Nokia sold its handset manufacturing business to Microsoft, giving a major turn in the Smartphone industry.

Now, the manufacturers are back in action with their much rumoured upcoming smartphone, better known as Nokia Normandy or the Nokia X. There have been much rumour & leaked stories published on the net. Going with rumour reports till now, this smartphone is believed to be launched in the Asha series and will be running on customised Android operating system. If this happens, Nokia Normandy or Nokia X will be the first Android smartphone by the Finnish manufacturers.

Nokia Normandy or Nokia X

Here, we bring you the complete specifications & features of Nokia Normandy, based up on the rumours till date. However, there are no official reports till date.

Design & Display

Nokia Normandy would be a Dual SIM smartphone, which will be built on an attractive and slim body. As per the leaked images, this smartphone could be launched in many vibrant colours, just like Asha & Lumia smartphones. It would be sporting a 4-inch WVGA Touch screen display which produces a resolution of 480×800 pixels.

Processor & RAM

Nokia Normandy or Nokia X could in-house a Qualcomm Snapdragon Dual Core processor, clocked at 1GHz. It could be supported with 512MB of RAM.

Operating System

It is believed that this smartphone would be running on a highly customised Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. Nokia would add its own dedicated App Store on this smartphone, and the official Google Play Store would be absent from the device.

Camera & Memory

Nokia Normandy would house a 5 Megapixels rear camera, which could record videos as well. Going with the leaked images, LED flash would be missing on this device. This smartphone would carry 4GB of on-board memory, which could be expended using a MicroSD card.

Connectivity & Battery

For Connectivity, this smartphone would support 3G, Bluetooth, GPRS with EDGE, Wi-Fi, GPS with A-GPS, Micro-USB and other standard features. Nokia Normandy would be fuelled by a 1500mAH battery.

Release Date

There have been much rumours flourishing around claiming about the official date for the launch of Nokia Normandy or Nokia X. But there is no single word about the same by the company officials. It is believed that the Finnish manufacturers may launch their first Android smartphone, Nokia Normandy in the upcoming Mobile World Congress 2014, scheduled to be held this month.

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