This is my video tutorial on how to root the Nokia X and install all Google play services including the Playstore and even the Google Experience Launcher.
Note: This will void your warranty
Root Explorer (Please pay and buy the root explorer once you get access to the PlayStore and support the developer)
Google Framework including Playstore
Google Experience Launcher & Other Google Apps
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Just a few days after it’s announcement, the Nokia X is already starting to become available on some markets around the globe. And today Nokia’s first ever Android-powered smartphone has finally hit the shelves in India.
The Nokia X runs on forked Android which means there will be no official Google apps and services like the playstore. But of course, Nokia has put in it’s own apps and services and stated that you can download most apps found … Continue reading
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This is my unboxing video of the X Phone from Nokia.
The Nokia X (a.k.a Normandy) is powered by the Snapdragon S4 Play Chipset that houses 2 Cortex A5 cores clocked at 1 Ghz each coupled with an Adreno 203 GPU and 512MB RAM.
It houses a 3.15 megapixel Rear Camera and has 4GB internal storage with the option of expansion upto 32GB via Micro SD.
It has a 4″ WVGA IPS LCD display & … Continue reading
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As you may have heard, Nokia unveiled recently its Nokia X family of Android smartphones, running on an AOSP forked version of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean with no Google Services! Nokia has installed a custom UI based on Asha’s Fastlane UI and has also developed their own App Store, with some apps that look a bit different than the ones you have grown to love all these years.
In order to help developers build more apps for their AOSP … Continue reading
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Though it’s a low-end device, many people are very excited with the arrival of Nokia’s first Android smartphone, the Nokia Normandy, or the Nokia X. The device is said to be announced in MWC next week, but an online retailer in Vietnam has already listed the device along with it’s price.
The Nokia X on the listing, carrying an A110 model number, costs between 2.2 million to 2.5 million VND which equates to about $110 USD.
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According to the Wall Street Journal, Nokia will finally unveil it’s very first Android powered smartphone at the Mobile World Congress later this month in Barcelona, Spain.
The report also said that the device will run on a forked Android OS with a Windows Phone UI on top of it. And as it is a forked version of Anrdoid, it means there will be no native support for Google services and apps similar to what … Continue reading
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