Nokia X6 and X3 – they got the music in ’em

More in the way of announcements springing from last week’s Nokia World shindig in Stuttgart, Nokia is soon to release two new phones with a distinct music focus – the X6 and the X3.

Nokia X6


The Nokia X6 uses a touchscreen interface, has a 3.2 inch screen and can play music for up to 35 hours. The on-board memory is 32GB, plenty of room for you to add songs from Nokia’s Comes With Music service, which the X6 supports.


  • WCDMA 850/1900/2100+QB GSM (LTA, NA). WCDMA 900/1900/2100 +QB GSM
  • SW Platform: Symbian OS, S60 5th edition 5.0
  • Size: 111 x 51 x 13.8 mm
  • Display: 3.2″16:9 nHD, 231 ppi
  • Memory Internal/External: 32 GB/-
  • Talk time: up to 8 hours (GSM) /5 hours (3G)
  • Stand-by time: up to 406 hours (GSM) /400 hours (3G)
  • Camera: 5 megapixel with Carl Zeiss optics and dual LED flash
  • Music playback time: up to 35 hours
  • Music format: MP3, SpMidi, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MTP support
  • Video playback time: up to 4 hours (30 fps)
  • Processor 433.9MHz
  • Web browser: Full web browser (OSS) v 7.0
  • OVI services: Nokia Music Store, Ovi Store, Nokia Messaging, Nokia Maps, Ovi Share, Ovi Contacts, Ovi Files, Ovi Suite 1.1 for PC
  • Downloadable Symbian(sis), Java applications, and widgets
  • 3 games included – Spore by EA, Asphalt4 and DJ Mix Tour by Gameloft

Nokia X3

Nokia’s upcoming X3 is a slider-style phone, with stereo speakers in-built, and capability to play up to 26 hours of music.

  • Band: GSM Quadband850/900/1800/1900 Mhz Series 40 PR 9.1
  • Size: 96 x 49.3 x 14.1 mm
  • Display: 2.2″QVGA, 262K colors, ActiveTFT, 240×320 pixel, transmissive
  • Memory: Up to 46MB, µSD cardslot
  • Camera: 3.2 megapixel Full Focus camera, background processing, 4x smooth zoom
  • Video recording: H.263 QCIF (48kbps), MPEG-4 QVGA (172 kbps)
  • Music formats: MP3, MP4, AAC, eAAC+, WMA, WMV formats Category
  • Nokia Maps version 2.0 (client only)
  • Talktime: Up to 7.5 hours GSM
  • Standby time: Up to 380 hours GSM
  • Music playtime: Up to 26 hours
  • Manage music with Ovi Player PC client & Windows Media Player 11
  • USB 2.0 Full Speed for transfer of music
  • OMA DRM release 2.0 and Windows Media DRM
  • Nokia Comes With Music & Nokia Ovi Music support (side-loading)
  • Preloaded Java games: Bounce Tales, City Bloxx, Snake III, Block’d, Diamond Rush, Rally Stars

Price and availability

Both the X6 and X3 are expected a little bit later this year. At the time of writing Nokia Australia have released no details on pricing or carriers.