Easy way to install apps in Nokia X-
We know Nokia X is an Android device but it does not come with the Google Apps pre-installed. Thankfully, if you have root access on the device, you can easily install all the Google apps on the phone without much of problem.
Installing the Google Apps will convert your Nokia X into an Android device. Simply follow these steps to find out how.
Ways to install Google apps in Nokia X-
Firstly make sure that your Nokia X is already rooted. Then, proceed to install any file manager with root privileges like Root Explorer or File Explorer. This provided you already have the APK. If not, you can use the pre-installed Astro file manager as well. To do this, first go to your phone’s Settings option and the go to the Developer option and tick the USB debugging box.
Then you have to install the Farmaroot.apk to the Nokia X or to a Windows PC. Use the automatic setup to install the root tool on the Nokia X phone. To start, go to the Farmaroot.apk folder in your Nokia X and touch on the .APK file and it will start the automatic installation of the app on to the phone. If a file is transferred from PC to the Nokia X, you can search for the required file on the phone from the ASTRO File Manager, which comes pre-installed on the device. Once, the Farmaroot has installed on your Nokia X, select the app icon in app drawer to install SuperSU. Open the SuperSU file to install and select the Gandalf exploit. When the installation is complete, there will be a success message pop-up on your phone’s screen. Now you just need to reboot your Nokia X for successful completion of the rooting process.
If you want to install apps in your nokia x phone then search it in the nokia store. If you don’t get the app which you want then there are 4 store to install the apps in nokia x – 1Mobile Market, SlideME Market, Aptoid and Yandex Store. These are available from the Nokia store homepage and you can also search in the browser. Android apps can be downloaded in APK format but there is virus in the APK file so be careful while installing apps in your nokia x. Some sites give option of only APK file to install whatsapp. In this situation you can install file by using USB cable or browser.
The first time when you try installing an APK file, you’ll see an error message informing you that for security reasons, installing apps from other sources is not allowed, but you can change this in the Settings. Then choose the setting option and then touch on the unknown sources option. When you select the unknown resources option your phone will again give you a warning that you are solely responsible for you damage in your phone. Select the OK option. Now you are able to install any apps from unknown resources.
That is how you can install apps in you Nokia x from unknown resources or third party.