Comparison between:
- Nokia XL
- Nokia X+
- Nokia X
- Nokia Lumia Icon

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Nokia XLNokia X+Nokia XNokia Lumia Icon
Nokia XLNokia X+Nokia X
Prices
Nokia Lumia Icon
Prices
Model alias-Normandy
X+ Dual SIM
X plus Dual SIM
A110
RM-980
Normandy
X Dual SIM
Lumia 929
RM-927

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width77.72 mm
7.772 cm
0.255 ft
3.06 in
63 mm
6.3 cm
0.207 ft
2.48 in
63 mm
6.3 cm
0.207 ft
2.48 in
71.4 mm
7.14 cm
0.234 ft
2.811 in
Height141.35 mm
14.135 cm
0.464 ft
5.565 in
115.5 mm
11.55 cm
0.379 ft
4.547 in
115.5 mm
11.55 cm
0.379 ft
4.547 in
136.5 mm
13.65 cm
0.448 ft
5.374 in
Thickness10.87 mm
1.087 cm
0.036 ft
0.428 in
10.44 mm
1.044 cm
0.034 ft
0.411 in
10.44 mm
1.044 cm
0.034 ft
0.411 in
10 mm
1 cm
0.033 ft
0.394 in
Weight190 g
0.42 lbs
6.7 oz
128 g
0.28 lbs
4.54 oz
128 g
0.28 lbs
4.54 oz
166 g
0.37 lbs
5.86 oz
Volume119.41 cm³
7.25 in³
75.97 cm³
4.61 in³
75.97 cm³
4.61 in³
97.46 cm³
5.92 in³
ColorsOrange
Green
Cyan
Yellow
Black
White
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SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeMicro-SIMMicro-SIMMicro-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards1111
FeaturesDual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)-

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA---CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
CDMA2000---1xEV-DO Rel. 0
1xEV-DO Rev. A
UMTSUMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTE---LTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 1700/2100 MHz

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE Class B
GPRS Class B
HSPA
UMTS
EDGE Class B
GPRS Class B
HSPA
UMTS
EDGE Class B
GPRS Class B
HSPA
UMTS
EDGE Class B
GPRS Class B
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
EV-DO Rev. A

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android Nokia X 1.0Android Nokia X 1.0Android Nokia X 1.0Microsoft Windows 8 Black
Microsoft Windows 10 Mobile

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8225Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8225Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8225Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
Process technology45 nm45 nm45 nm28 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A5ARM Cortex-A5ARM Cortex-A5Krait 400
CPU bits32 bit32 bit32 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv7ARMv7ARMv7
Level 0 cache memory (L0)4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)1024 KB
1 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores2224
CPU frequency1000 MHz1000 MHz1000 MHz2200 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 203Qualcomm Adreno 203Qualcomm Adreno 203Qualcomm Adreno 330
GPU cores---4
GPU frequency---450 MHz
RAM capacity768 MB768 MB512 MB2 GB
RAM type---LPDDR3
RAM channels---Double channel
RAM frequency---800 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage4 GB4 GB4 GB32 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSD
microSDHC
microSD
microSDHC
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Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPSIPSAMOLED
Diagonal size5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
4 in
101.6 mm
10.16 cm
4 in
101.6 mm
10.16 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
Width2.57 in
65.34 mm
6.53 cm
2.06 in
52.27 mm
5.23 cm
2.06 in
52.27 mm
5.23 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
Height4.29 in
108.9 mm
10.89 cm
3.43 in
87.12 mm
8.71 cm
3.43 in
87.12 mm
8.71 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
Aspect ratio1.667:1
5:3
1.667:1
5:3
1.667:1
5:3
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution480 x 800 pixels480 x 800 pixels480 x 800 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density187 ppi
73 ppcm
233 ppi
91 ppcm
233 ppi
91 ppcm
441 ppi
173 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area64.98 %62.79 %62.79 %70.94 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
---Corning Gorilla Glass 3
ClearBlack display
Nokia PureMotion HD+ display

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor type---CMOS BSI
Sensor size3.6 x 2.7 mm
0.18 in
2.83 x 2.27 mm
0.14 in
2.83 x 2.27 mm
0.14 in
5.76 x 4.29 mm
0.28 in
Pixel size1.389 µm
0.001389 mm
1.382 µm
0.001382 mm
1.382 µm
0.001382 mm
1.125 µm
0.001125 mm
Crop factor9.6111.9311.936.02
Aperturef/2.8f/2.8f/2.8f/2.4
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.33 mm
32.02 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
2.68 mm
31.96 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
2.68 mm
31.96 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
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Flash typeLED--Dual LED
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
2048 x 1536 pixels
3.15 MP
2048 x 1536 pixels
3.15 MP
5120 x 3840 pixels
19.66 MP
Video resolution864 x 480 pixels
0.41 MP
864 x 480 pixels
0.41 MP
864 x 480 pixels
0.41 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesDigital zoom
Panorama
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Digital zoom
Panorama
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Digital zoom
Panorama
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Scene mode
---Carl Zeiss optics

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Video resolution---1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
2 MP--2 MP

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesYesYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
Wi-Fi
Cell ID
GPS
A-GPS
Wi-Fi
Cell ID
GPS
A-GPS
Wi-Fi
Cell ID
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version3.03.03.04.0
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DUN
FTP
GAVDP
HFP
HSP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HS
A2DP
AVRCP
DUN
FTP
GAVDP
HFP
HSP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HS
A2DP
AVRCP
DUN
FTP
GAVDP
HFP
HSP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HS
A2DP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
CSS
HTML
CSS
HTML
CSS
HTML
HTML5

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AMR
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
AAC
AMR
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
WAV
AAC
AMR
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
WAV
eAAC+
MP3
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4
3GPP
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4
3GPP
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4
DivX
H.263
H.264
MP4
WMV
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2000 mAh1500 mAh1500 mAh2420 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-IonLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time16 h
960 min
0.7 days
13 h 18 min
13.3 h
798 min
0.6 days
13 h 18 min
13.3 h
798 min
0.6 days
16 h 20 min
16.3 h
979.8 min
0.7 days
2G stand-by time720 h
43200 min
30 days
408 h
24480 min
17 days
408 h
24480 min
17 days
432 h
25920 min
18 days
3G talk time13 h
780 min
0.5 days
10 h 30 min
10.5 h
630 min
0.4 days
10 h 30 min
10.5 h
630 min
0.4 days
16 h 20 min
16.3 h
979.8 min
0.7 days
3G stand-by time720 h
43200 min
30 days
408 h
24480 min
17 days
408 h
24480 min
17 days
432 h
25920 min
18 days
FeaturesRemovableRemovableRemovableWireless charging
Non-removable
Battery model: BN-02Battery model: BN-01Battery model: BN-01Battery model: BV-5QW
Qi wireless charging
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