Beginning November nineteenth, 2021, T-Cellular and Metro by T-Cellular will probably be including one other finances 5G telephone to the lineup — the $252 Nokia X100 that’s unique to T-Cellular.
This addition is coming simply as the vacation purchasing season is prepared for kickoff, and T-Cellular’s gross sales of different finances 5G telephones from REVVL and sure OnePlus fashions have been restricted by handset shortages, in response to Wave7 Analysis’s September 2021 Smartphone Report.
Nokia is doing its half to jump-start gross sales by packing the X100 with a lot of shocking options, regardless of its small sub-$300 price ticket. Whereas it shares comparable seems to be and the identical Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 5G processor because the $300 Nokia G50, that’s the place their similarities finish.
Not like the G50, the X100 is geared for leisure. It has a 6.67-inch 1080p full HD show (1080 x 2400p decision), with a 20:9 facet ratio that may be a little wider to higher match full-screen movies. It has 6GB of RAM to help its processor, 128GB of inside storage, in addition to a microSD card slot that may settle for as much as a 1TB card for backup and further storage.
The cheaper Nokia X100 additionally has 4 cameras on the again: a 48-megapixel fundamental digicam, a 5-megapixel ultrawide digicam, a 2-megapixel depth digicam, in addition to a 2-megapixel Macro digicam for excessive closeups and particulars. It additionally has a 16-megapixel front-facing digicam for selfies.
Out of the field, the X100 makes use of Android 11, however it’s unclear if and when this mannequin will get future OS or safety updates from the provider or producer. It’s price noting this Nokia doesn’t have the largest battery at 4,470mAh, particularly together with its high-resolution display and 5G connectivity. Nevertheless, it nonetheless has a 3.5mm audio jack for wired headphone followers, in addition to NFC to deal with contactless funds. As a 5G telephone, the X100 is suitable with T-Cellular’s slower however extra broadly obtainable sub-6Hz 5G community, in case you want 5G speeds.
You’ll find the Nokia X100 at T-Cellular and Metro by T-Cellular shops beginning on November nineteenth for $252. Hold your eyes peeled for further provider vacation offers to sweeten the Nokia X100 much more.