What you want to know
- HMD International has unveiled a brand new finances telephone.
- The Nokia G21 comes with a 90Hz display, a 50MP essential digicam, and a big 5,050mAh battery.
- It’s going to quickly go on sale in Europe for a beginning worth of €170.
HMD International has quietly unveiled the Nokia G21, a follow-up to the Nokia G20 that it rolled out in April final yr (through GSMArena). Whereas it is not an enormous improve, the telephone does have a refreshed design with a thinner body.
Nokia G21 is HMD International’s first G collection telephone to come back outfitted with a excessive refresh price display. Its 6.5-inch HD+ LCD panel has the identical 90Hz refresh price as a few of the greatest finances Android telephones, with an adaptive mode that may decrease it right down to 60Hz for longer battery life.
The Nokia G21 is powered by a 12nm Unisoc T606 chipset, which is a big improve over the Helio G35 contained in the G20. The chipset options two Arm Cortex-A75 cores and 6 A55 cores. It has been paired with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.
One other key promoting level of the Nokia G21 is its massive 5,050mAh battery, which is claimed to last as long as three days on a single cost. Whereas the battery capability stays unchanged, the telephone does help quicker 18W charging speeds. Sadly, patrons will solely discover a 10W adapter within the field.
Whereas its predecessor got here with a quad-lens digicam system, the Nokia G20 has a triple-camera setup on the again. There is a new 50MP essential sensor, joined by a 2MP macro lens and a 2MP depth sensor. The 5MP ultra-wide lens has been dropped for some cause.
The most important disappointment, nevertheless, is the telephone’s software program. It’s going to ship with Android 11 out of the field, though HMD International says it’s “prepared for Android 12.” The telephone is promised two main OS upgrades and three years of safety updates.
The Nokia G21 will “quickly” be out there in Europe for €170 in Nordic Blue and Nightfall shade choices.