• Nokia X5-01
Based on 6 scores, 9 reviews available
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  • Excellent QWERTY keyboard, Smooth slider, Metallic sides and back, Great music playback, Excellent connectivity options, Good battery life.
  • Excellent Audio Quality, Very Good Build Quality, Great Keyboard, Unique Looks, Bundled 2GB microSD card
  • Compact design, comfortable keypad, excellent audio quality


  • Notsoattractive design, Display not clearly visible under sunlight, Poor headphones, Camera not up to the mark, No frontfacing camera, No GPS
  • Poor Screen, Look & Design Not Suited for Everybody, Average Battery

Expert reviews and ratings

By BrightHub on 80

The Nokia X5-01 is certainly a phone you will need to get used to as it does not quite fit the norm as far as physical design goes. This is a phone you either love or hate. There is no in between.The Nokia X5-01 would have been a far better...

By FoneArena on

Nokia X5-01 is a pretty good phone, but it does not have any exceptional features. The headset provided in the box is not up to the mark. You should better, connect your favourite pair of headphones while listening to music. The much needed video...

By PC Advisor on 70

At 144, the Nokia X5-01 has to compete against Android smartphones such as the Samsung Galaxy 5, the Galaxy Pop and the Dell XCD28, and buyers looking for an inexpensive smartphone may prefer those other options. However, music is the Nokia's...

By PCWorld India on 75

The Nokia X5-01 is a Symbian phone with a slide-out keyboard and focus on music playback...

By TechTree on 60

The Nokia X5 is a very likable little phone. Even though I was repulsed by the pink color initially, after spending a few days with it I quite liked it and found it very user-friendly. The design is very unique but won't be to everyone's taste....

By ThinkDigit on 70

With a good build quality and 3G connectivity, the Nokia X5 is a solid messaging/social networking phone at its price, with robust voice call performance. It is also great for someone looking for a good QWERTY phone in a diminutive form factor, as...

By CIOL on

The slew of square phones is evidence enough of these phones gaining popularity and becoming a visual reality. Brands likeMicromax, Zen and even Motorola have brought in square phones to the market. Nokia with the X5 has joined the league. The square...

By Know Your Mobile on 90

The Nokia X5 is a functional handset with a quirky...

By GSMArena on

The squarish Nokia X5-01 is way more than just another square-shaped mobile phone. It’s a smartphone, a messenger, a music player, you name it. This cute fella offers a comfy enough slide-out full QWERTY keyboard, diverse connectivity options, SNS...