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70
Engadget
Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
70

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

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Engadget Review

For its price, the X has respectable features and good hardware. However, its confusing ecosystem and numerous performance issues make it hard to recommend over similarly priced budget phones.

Pros
  • Reasonable hardware for the price
  • Battery life is good for most tasks
Cons
  • Poor performance and responsiveness
  • No access to Google services
  • Can't multitask from apps
  • Mediocre call quality
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Engadget

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User Reviews

50
Adityan
Nokia still hasn't figured out to make phones which are easy to use. The receptiveness...read more
80
vikky1989
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
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