Nokia unveiled Nokia X at MWC 2014 and later on it was launched in India at an initial price of INR 8,599 and now it is available at a discounted price from online retailer Flipkart. The Nokia X is the first Android phones in the X series and already we have covered the specifications of Nokia X, Nokia X+ and Nokia XL in detail. In earlier post we compared Nokia X with Nokia Lumia 520 and now in this post we are comparing Nokia X with Nokia Lumia 525.
Both the devices are almost similar and made up of polycarbonate design. It offers a premium design and feel irrespective of the price point.
Both the devices sport a 4-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 480×800 pixels. The Nokia Lumia 525 has a scratch resistant coating on top, which is not available in Nokia X.
Both the devices sport a dual-core 1GHz Snapdragon SoC processor but Nokia Lumia 525has a different chipset. The Nokia X comes with 512MB RAM whereas the Nokia Lumia 525 comes with 1GB RAM. The Nokia Lumia 525 has an Adreno 305 GPU while the Nokia X has an Adreno 203 GPU. The Nokia Lumia 525 comes with 8GB internal storage which is expandable up to 64GB using microSD card whereas the Nokia X comes with 4GB internal storage which is expandable up to 32GB.
The Nokia Lumia 525 features a 5-megapixel rear camera while the Nokia X gets a 3-megapixel camera. None of the devices comes with secondary camera.
The Nokia Lumia 525 runs on Microsoft’s Windows Phone OS while the Nokia X uses Nokia X Software, a forked version of Android. In addition to this, both devices comes with Nokia and Microsoft services like Outlook, Skype, HERE maps, Nokia Music and so forth.
The Nokia X packs 1500mAh battery and claims 13.3 hours on 2G & 10.5 hours on 3G network and with a standby time of 28 days whereas the Nokia Lumia 525 packs 1400mAh battery and claims 16.9 hours on 2G and 10.60 hours on 3G networks and with a standby time of 14 days.
The Nokia Lumia 525 approximately around INR 8,998 whereas the Nokia X costs INR 8,599.
Comparing Specifications Of Nokia X vs Nokia Lumia 525
Nokia Lumia 525
4.0-inches IPS LCD display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels
4.0-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels, scratch-resistant coating on screen
1GHz Dual core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Processor coupled with Adreno 203
1GHz Dual core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Processor coupled with Adreno 305
512 MB RAM, internal storage of 4GB which is expandable up to 32GB via microSD cad
1GB RAM, internal storage of 8GB which is expandable up to 64GB via microSD card
Android Nokia X 1.0 UI
Windows Phone 8
3-megapixels fixed camera
5-megapixels rear camera
Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
115.5 x 63 x 10.4 mm
119.9 x 64 x 9.9 mm
4.54 oz. (129 g)
4.37 oz. (124 g)