Expert Review of Nokia X7
Nokia's next generation, high touch responsive, 3G compatible smartphone, with High definition gaming experience named Nokia X7 under the X series of Nokia, carrying an array of great applications is now at Indian shores. Its utility applications and user interface is excellent with overall eye-catching stylish design in compare to other smartphones. It gets bigger screen which offers an easier user interface and makes it one of the best handset available in the world. It is an incremental upgraded smartphone, comes with an integration of an upgraded Symbian Anna operating system. The handset offers a good quality 8 mega pixel camera which captures your happy happenings and precious memories and also records a high quality videos.
Nokia X7 organizes favorite stuff of its users into easy to access folders right on their phone’s homescreen. As the phone supports 3G network, so a user would get an ultimate speed while browsing, downloading, uploading, video streaming and other internet based stuff. The smartphone houses a 680 MHz ARM 11 processor with Broadcom BCM2727 GPU chipset, which enhances the scope of your handset and provides a faster accessibility to your mobile applications.
User Interface and UI functionality
Nokia X7 has been designed to provide a full user interface and it will adorn a bigger screen, which offers you a better user interface and unique angular design with four grills on each of its corners. Designers have really worked on giving it the best possible look. A 4-inch AMOLED screen with a resolution of 360 x 640 pixels dominates the front. It doesn't come with Nokia's ClearBlack enhancement for nearly perfect blacks and better anti-reflection for outdoor visibility, but we found the colors to be very natural and vivid, with blacks still very deep. Add to that Gorilla Glass scratch protection with Proximity sensor for auto turn-off and Accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate. An upgraded Symbian Anna Operating System in a brand new set of icons which offers a real-time switching between home screens, which basically means that you can gradually scroll to the next home page with the content moving along with your finger.
Nokia X7 sports capable image and video editing tools where you can crop, rotate, add frames, text and some basic effects to your still images. The 4-inch screen is the perfect tool for watching videos. The built-in movie application plays back MPEG-4 and DivX/Xvid encoded files out of the box. It comes pre-loaded with the multiple format supported media players that permits you to playback and enjoy any audio or video stuff of your choice, and if you love listening some local FM radio show, it would offer you better-than-ever experience of listening live FM radio on any phone.
Pictures and Video quality
Nokia X7 is blessed with the 8.0 mega pixel camera that captures the stills in the exceptional resolution count of around 3264x2448 pixels, while the supported features like auto-focus & Dual LED flash helps out shooting the shots in amazing quality however the environment or situation is. The phone also adorns some special features like Geo-tagging, face detection. It captures good quality videos at a video resolution count of 720p @ 25fps. The phone lacks in secondary camera as it reduces the scope of Video calling and video chat.
Nokia X7 has got the built in full HTML browser that getting the lightening internet speed with the 3G network offers you an excellent experience of surfing, downloading, uploading, video streaming and other Internet-based stuff. The smartphone offers you the direct access icons for most user friendly social networking websites, messengers and other most used sites, so you will not have to manually open them up writing whole the URL, you would be able enjoying the just with a touch. The X7 houses with a limited edition of Quickoffice which allows you to view documents, but not edit them.
Internal and External Memory
The all new Smartphone Nokia X7 comes with built in 256 MB RAM and 1 GB ROM which is quite an handsome amount with an offering of unlimited entries and fields, Photocall. The handset comes with an 8GB memory via Micro SD card slot that means you have got the more than enough storage capacity to store anything unlimited including your phonebook contacts, messages, ringtones, wallpapers, audio & video files etc, and you get the facility of expanding its external memory up to 32GB using micro SD card. It helps you to carry you important files and Data, music lovers can carry there videos and audio files.
Applications and Gaming
The smartphone offers you an excellent high definition gaming experience. The phone comes loaded with the high dimensional quality java games which are real fun to play on its large 4.0 inches screen, these games can be played at just a fingers touch on this phone. It comes with pretty popular games preinstalled on the included 8GB microSD card - Asphalt 5, GT Racing HD, Avatar HD and Galaxy On Fire. Games comes great with the resolution and easy to understand with the given instructions menu. The games on the Nokia X7 are motion-based and downloadable.
Nokia X7 is powered with the Standard Li-Ion battery of 1200 mAh capacity that has been assured to offer you the maximum talk time battery backup of around 4 hours 30 min on 3G and 6 hours 30 min on 2G network, while the standby time will be 450 hours on 2G & 450 hours on 3G, so you won’t have to worry about charging it again and again, it would go really long.
The smartphone Nokia X7 is well-represented or fitted with pentaband 3G and quad-band GSM support. In terms of speed, you can get up to 10.2Mbps on the downlink. The phone also comes with a GPS receiver, Bluetooth 3.0 with A2DP and Wi-Fi b/g/n.
Nokia X7 seems to be a better smartphone in comparison with its most rival Android based smartphone Sony Ericsson Xperia Active. Nokia X7 comes loaded with 8 megapixel camera where Xperia Active lacks, as it adorns a 5 mega pixel camera. But Xperia Active comes with a secondary camera whereas Nokia X7 doesn't.
Nokia X7 offers a high definition gaming experience, as it comes pre-loaded with various games like Asphalt 5, Spiderman HD etc... with a bigger screen of 4.0 inches to provide better user interface whereas Xperia Active lacks in gaming and the screen of active is small in compare to X7.