Nokia X7 is the flagship member of the XSeries range of entertainment smartphones. Nokia X7 offers a unique design that makes it standout. With a 4.0 inch display, it has the largest display for an XSeries phone making it ideal for viewing videos and playing games. Nokia X7 runs Symbian Anna OS, but is upgradeable to Symbian Belle OS. It also features an 8 megapixel camera with dual-LED flash and a secondary VGA camera for video calling, 8GB memory card pre-loaded with support for MicroSD cards up to 32GB, 3G, and Wi-Fi. Nokia X7 is available in Nigeria.
Hardware powered by Symbian Anna
Nokia X7, like the Nokia E6, runs the Symbian Anna. Symbian Anna comes with a number of improvements like an improved user interface, a faster browser, five homescreens, improved social media support, instant messaging with Microsoft Communicator Mobile, email enhancements that include full meeting request support, hardware-accelerated device encryption, and the latest Nokia Ovi Maps (v3.06).
Some noticeable improvements offered by the Symbian Anna is that it comes with new icons and the virtual QWERTY keyboard is now also available in portrait view as against only landscape view. In addition the screen splits into two when typing with the virtual QWERTY keyboard. The lower part occupies the QWERTY keyboard, while the upper division holds the object you are filling in, so you do not lose sight of it.
Nokia X7 is upgradeable to the latest Symbian Belle OS. Symbian Belle updates will also be available for Nokia N8, C7, C6-01 and Nokia E7.
The Nokia X7 features a 680MHz processor with a 3D graphics accelerator and 256MB RAM. Nokia X7 comes preloaded with games like Galaxy on Fire HD and Asphalt 5 HD. More games and apps can be downloaded and installed through Nokia Ovi Store.
A Massive AMOLED display & 8 MP Camera
Nokia X7 comes with a large capacitive 4.0 inch AMOLED touch screen, the largest so far on an XSeries phone. The large display will make watching HD videos and playing HD games an exciting experience. It offers a resolution of 360 x 640 pixels with 16 million colours.
Nokia X7 features an 8 megapixels camera, very similar to the camera on the Nokia E7 and E6. It features 720p HD video recording capability and dual-LED flash for shooting in locations with poor lighting. Other features of the camera include 2X digital zoom, Full focus, face detection, geo-tagging, and so on.
Network, Data, and Internet browsing
Nokia X7 supports high-speed data on HSDPA/UMTS (up to 10.2 Mbps). Outside 3G coverage the X7 supports GSM with data services on GPRS and EDGE. Nokia X7 supports Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n for connecting over WLAN networks. The built-in browser offers faster browsing and is compatible with WAP 2.0/XHTML/HTML enabling you to browse WAP pages and websites tailored for mobile browsing as well as full websites.
Nokia X7 supports Bluetooth 3.0 for short-range wireless connectivity. Users can transfer files from/to their computer wirelessly via Bluetooth as well as share content wirelessly with other Bluetooth enabled devices. Nokia X7 also features microUSB 2.0. It has a built-in modem, which means users can connect their computer to the internet with their phone via Bluetooth or USB.s
Media and Storage
Nokia X7 comes preloaded with games like Galaxy on Fire HD and Asphalt 5 HD. More games, apps, themes, Videos, and ringtones can be downloaded for the Nokia X7 at the Ovi store. Nokia music download service is available in some countries. X7, like the Nokia N8 offers movies and videos streaming as well as Web TV. It comes with an 8GB microSD card pre-installed, but supports upto 32GB memory card. The memory slot is hot swappable so you can remove or slot a memory card without having to switch off the phone. Users can also plug in USB drives directly to the Nokia X7 to read data stored in them, thanks to its support for USB on the go feature. Nokia X7 Touch and Type has a built-in Stereo FM radio with RDS.
Price and availability
Nokia X7 is currently available in Nigeria. Like the Nokia E6 announced at the same time, the X7 has been in the market since quarter 2, 2011.
The price of the Nokia X7 is currently between N50,000 and N62,000. You can buy Nokia X7 at phone stores as well as online stores in Nigeria like Jumia.
Other features and specifications of Nokia X7:
- Symbian Anna OS
- ARM II 680MHz CPU
- 3D graphics engine
- 256 MB of RAM
- 3.5mm audio jack
- Document viewer (Excel, PDF, Powerpoint, Word)
- 8 GB microSD card preloaded
- Up to 32 GB microSD card support
- supports upto 32GB microSD card
- GSM Quad-band (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
- 3G/3.5G (UMTS/HSDPA) 5-bands (850/900/1700/1900/2100)
- USB on the go
- Web TV
- Voice command/dial
- Predictive texting T9
- GPS Navigation with A-GPS and Ovi Maps v3.06
- email/push email/IM
- Music player (MP3, WMA, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB)
- Video player (HD, Mpeg4, WMA, 3GP)
- WLAN 802.11 b/g/n
- Stereo FM Radio with RDS
- Photo editor
- Flash Lite 4.0 preloaded
- Java MIDP 2.1
- WAP 2.0/XHTML/HTML browser
- Battery capacity: 1200 mAh
- Standby: 450 hours (3G)
- Talktime: 4.5 hours (3G)
- Nokia X7
Nokia X7 is available in Nigeria. You are advised to buy only from Nokia authorised dealer shops. The major advantage of buying your Nokia mobile phones and other Nokia accessories and enhancements from an authorized Nokia dealer is that you are guaranteed to buy a genuine Nokia product. You also get a one-year warranty on any product you buy, plus good after sales services.
For more information on Nokia dealers, stores, sales outlets and shops in Nigeria, visit our Nokia Dealers Page.