Nokia Latest Android Phone Sold like hot cake in China, reports stated, the Android Phone which is Nokia's first phone running the Android OS sold out four minutes after it was offered online..
It is not clear as to how many units of the phone sold, JD.com said on its site "The first volume sold out! Next buying time at 12:00 on March 31, due to the limited volume, only open to users who have qualified for the original appointment, the dealer orders shall be deleted!"
Nokia introduced the Nokia X series at MWC surprising a lot of tech enthusiasts, a lot mocked the move as a futile effort to be in the happenings of the tech world and gain ground in emerging markets where high end phones may not be readily affordable..
Nokia says it has plans to unveil more Nokia X smartphones and they are going to be cheap..
The Nokia X is based on the Android Open Source Project (AOSP), and is powered by Microsoft and Nokia services. The highlight of the Nokia X is the highly customised version of Android, with Metro-inspired UI and access to Nokia's own app store. There is no access to Google's Play Store but users can side-load Android apps from third-party sources. Nokia has used the AOSP version corresponding to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean as the baseline for its operating system.
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