The phone supports GSM network and follows bar style. The phone is sleek and light weight, with battery it is only 120 gm heavy in weight.
Its Dimensions 113 x 49.8 x 14.7 mm and the phone displays 16m colors; Display Resolution 240 x 320 Pixels, 2.4?
The Nokia X5 runs on Battery Type Li-Ion 950 mAh (BL-5F), it offers 4.4 hours talk time and 190 hours standby time.
Nokia X5 comes with inbuilt memory up to 128 MB RAM, 256 MB and on personal discretion of the users its memory can be extended up to MicroSD up to 8GB (4 GB Included).
Nokia X5 is enriched with reliable messaging features like, it supports sending SMS, MMS, and email, and T9 text function but the phone has no access/support for push mail.
Nokia X5 comes with in-built 5 pixel camera; Camera 640×480 Pix, VGA Camera Zoom Digital Zoom with Auto-focus and LED Flash Video Capture MPEG4, AVC, H.264, H.263, WMV, RV
Nokia X5 offers excellent connectivity support for accessories like USB Port 2.0, Bluetooth v2.0 with A2DP, EDR A2DP Internet HTML, WAP 2.0.
The phone is user friendly and has wonderful entertainment features like music player[AAC, eAAC, MP3, WMA], video player [H263, H264, MP4, Real, WMV],FM Radio, and JAVA.
Other features like Scratch-resistant surface, 3.5 mm audio jack, A-GPS support, dedicated music key, Downloadable games, Flash light 3.0, IM have made the phone as affordable Nokia handset.