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Nokia X100


Nokia X100
Nokia X100 (X Series)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 5G 8 x 1.8 - 2 GHz, Cortex-A76 / 55
Graphics adapter
6 GB 
6.67 inch 20:9, 2400 x 1080 pixel 395 PPI, Capacitive, IPS, glossy: yes
USB-C Power Delivery (PD), Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD, 1 Fingerprint Reader, NFC, Sensors: accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/), Bluetooth 5.1, GSM, UMTS, LTE, 5G, Dual SIM, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 9.1 x 171.4 x 79.7 ( = 0.36 x 6.75 x 3.14 in)
4470 mAh Lithium-Polymer
Operating System
Android 11
Primary Camera: 48 MPix Quad: 48MP + 5MP + 2MP + 2MP
Secondary Camera: 16 MPix
Additional features
Keyboard: Virtual
217 g ( = 7.65 oz / 0.48 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)



Average Score: 73.33% - average
Average of 3 scores (from 6 reviews)

Reviews for the Nokia X100

80% Nokia X100 review: A budget phone that compromises in the right ways
Source: Android Central English
As an affordable 5G handset for T-Mobile customers, the Nokia X100 stands its ground against all the other current options. Visual and audio quality go beyond what you'd expect in a $250 phone, while the battery life should easily last you through the day and night. It falls short in the same areas as most budget phones — but its lack of future updates is its Achilles' heel.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/09/2022
Rating: Total score: 80%
Nokia X100 Specifications, Pros and Cons
Source: OI Spice Tech News English
The Nokia X100 smartphone is an affordable version of the Nokia X10, which expect to come at $250 (Rs 18,999 in India) approx. It equips a tall aspect 6.67-inches IPS LCD panel that renders decent colors and pixel density. Along with this, you will receive the coring gorilla glass 3 protection on the screen, while the hardware section includes an 8nm – Qualcomm SM4350 Snapdragon 480 5G chipset. This chipset also offers the Adreno 619 GPU for gaming. As for the software layering, you are getting the Android 11 stock interface with a bloatware-free UI experience. On the other hand, you will attain a quad-camera setup including the 48MP primary camera, 5MP ultra-wide, 2MP depth, and 2MP macro lens. With this setup, you can record videos with ease, while the makers also provide a 16MP selfie camera. In terms of battery life, the phone offers a Li-Po 4470 mAh battery capacity with an 18W charging speed. On top of that, you can purchase this phone at the Midnight Blue color option.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 01/28/2022
70% Nokia X100
Source: PC Mag English
The Nokia X100 is capable of handling most common tasks and can easily last a least a day with heavy use. Solid sub-6GHz 5G connectivity makes it a decent option for Metro and T-Mobile, especially if you can get it for free through a carrier promotion. But we wish Nokia would commit to providing more software updates for the phone, and its display, although sharp, could be brighter. As such, the Samsung Galaxy A32 5G remains our top pick in this price range. It works on every carrier, has a little more processing power, takes better pictures, and will receive more software updates. If you're looking for a phone less than $300, it's our Editors' Choice.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/13/2022
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Nokia X100 review: Familiar face, new smile
Source: Android Authority English
If you’re a T-Mobile customer in search of a budget-friendly 5G device, the Nokia X100 is a solid option. It packs quite a few Nokia trademarks, and it’s geared to keep up with your favorite shows and social media accounts. The software update situation is a little galling considering the Nokia catchphrase of “Love it, Trust it, Keep it,” but the overall camera experience and the large 6.67-inch display punch above its price tag. The X100 is a classic Nokia design, with plenty of updated specs at just over $250. Those of you looking for another affordable T-Mobile option can look no further than the Samsung Galaxy A32 5G ($282). It swaps Gorilla Glass 3 for Gorilla Glass 5, with a classy design that looks more like glass than plastic. You also get a full 5,000mAh battery for your money. The best budget alternative is the OnePlus Nord N200 ($216). It’s one of the cheapest 5G devices around and has the light Oxygen OS skin on top.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/19/2021
Rating: Total score: 70%
Nokia X100 Review
Source: OI Spice Tech News English
The Nokia X100 is a tit-for-tat phone compared to the competition as it brings robust features that you cannot see in the affordable 5G segment phone. Aside from the processing power, everything looks great on this phone as it brings impressive camera features, a long battery life, and a few more features. However, that doesn’t mean the phone was flawless. It shines where its immersive appeal is seen, but at the same time, there’s the downside of the phone. It includes average videography, standard display quality, and a list that can go on and on. In short, the phone falls into the moderate category. If you are looking for an alternative option, you can also check out the Motorola Moto G51 smartphone.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/19/2021

Foreign Reviews

Trên tay Nokia X100: Cấu hình ổn với Snapdragon 480, hỗ trợ 5G, pin dùng thoải mái trong 2 ngày, giá chỉ 5,7 triệu
Source: Viettelstore VN→EN
Positive: Powerful processor; high performance; support 5G; very long battery life; good price.
Hands-On, online available, Medium, Date: 03/28/2022



Nokia X100 is a budget smartphone with 5G connectivity. For the value point, it features a pair of features which are decent as a daily driver. It includes a robust camera layout backed by an enormous battery, enabling seamless captures on the go. Also, vast space for storing and sidewise fingerprint sensors are other useful qualities of this device. In terms of configuration, Nokia X100 is supplied with a Snapdragon 480 processor, 6GB LPDDR4X memory and 128GB UFS 2.1 non-volatile storage. For extra storage, the handset features a microSD card slot which allows extra storage space of up to 1TB. On the software front, the Nokia X100 runs Android 11 out of the box. As for display, the Nokia X100 is supplied with a 6.67-inch, bright and clear (resolution of 2400x1080 pixels) display. a refresh rate of 60 Hz and a facet ratio of 20:9. The large screen also features a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass, which provides it some resistance to accidental drops and scratches. The bezel-less display offers a captivating visual experience. The Nokia X100 measures at 171.4 x 79.7 x 9.1 mm. It only weighs 217g. It only has one color choice which is midnight blue. 

The rear camera with a 64Mp Sony IMX686 sensor can take beautiful photos, while the 32Mp front camera is employed for selfies. The complete camera setup is supplied with an LED Flash, besides a range of functionalities like Autofocus, Digital Zoom, ISO Control, HDR mode and more. Nokia X100 features a battery capacity of 4470mAh and may be charged quickly with the 18W fast charger, facilitating long-term use on one charge. In terms of connectivity, the Nokia X100 5G supports 5G and 4G VoLTE networks, together with A-GPS, Bluetooth v5.2, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, and USB Type-C. If a user wants to use a regular 3.5mm headset, they need to use an adapter, because there's only USB Type-C output. Since Nokia X100 has two SIM cards, users can have two numbers from different telecom operators. Because of 5G, mobile data can work in no time, because the speed of the network is as high as 25Gbps. As a conclusion, the Nokia X100 may be a great device for its price tag. It's a decent smartphone to use casually or for entertainment purposes thanks to the large display. it's suitable for any kinds of users for social media, email and light-weight entertainment on the go.

Qualcomm Adreno 619: Integrated (in the Snapdragon 750G) graphics card based on the Adreno 600 architecture. The performance is a lot better than the old Adreno 612.

Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

SD 480: Lower mainstream octa-core with two big ARM Cortex-A76 cores at up to 2 GHz and six small ARM Cortex-A55 SoC cores clocked at up to 1.8 GHz. Furthermore, integrates and the Adreno 619 GPU, a LPDDR4x-2133 memory controller as well as an X51 5G modem.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


It is a small display format for smartphones. You shouldn't be severely defective in vision, and you won't see much detail on the screen and only have a small resolution available. For that, the device should be small and handy, easy to transport.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

Nokia: Nokia is a Finnish company founded in 1865 and headquartered in Finland. The company is known for its telecommunications equipment and cell phones. Nokia was one of the leading manufacturers of cell phones in the 1990s and has expanded its business into networking and technology solutions in recent years. 

In 2011, Nokia partnered with Microsoft on Windows-based cell phones and sold the entire cell phone division to Microsoft in 2014, which limited the Nokia brand name to basic cell phones. In 2016, Finnish electronics manufacturer HMD Global entered into a licensing agreement with Nokia, bought the remaining Nokia name rights from Microsoft Mobile, and since 2017 has exclusively offered Nokia cell phones worldwide, which are based on Android, among other things, and are produced by Foxconn.

73.33%: This rating is poor. More than three quarters of the models are rated better. That is rather not a purchase recommendation. Even if verbal ratings in this area do not sound that bad ("sufficient" or "satisfactory"), they are usually euphemisms that disguise a classification as a below-average laptop.

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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2022-01-28)