The Nokia XL runs on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean operating system. The device is powered by 1.0 GHz dual-core Snapdragon processor with Adreno 203 GPU. The Nokia XL hosts 768MB RAM with an internal storage capacity of 4GB which can be further expanded up to 32GB using a microSD card.
The Nokia XL has a 5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touch screen with qHD (800x400 pixels) screen resolution which produces an effective pixel density of 187 PPI. The device has Nokia X Platform 1.0 User Interface on top. The smartphone measures 141.4 x 77.7 x 10.9mm and weighs about 190 grams.
The device has a 5-megapixel rear camera with auto-focus and LED flash using which one can capture quality images and 480p videos. Apart from the rear camera, the smartphone has a 2-megapixel front facing camera with which you can click self-portraits. Multimedia options that come along with the Windows based smartphone are MP3, MP4, WMV, WAV, WMA etc.
The Nokia XL runs on Android 4.2.1 operating system. Being a Nokia smartphone, the device features applications like Bing search, Outlook, MS Office, Here Maps, etc. The Nokia XL also has 'Play To' which enables sharing of music, videos and photos easier.
The device is powered by a Li-Ion 2000mAh battery which supports a talk time of about 16 hours and music playback up to 37 hours. In terms of connectivity, one can always afford to stay connected as the device includes GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 3.0 and USB 2.0 port. Unlike Nokia Lumia 636, the device doesn't feature LTE bands, the device therefore handles only 3G and 2G networks.