Nokia – ultimately known as the father of mobile phones is back with a diverse series of smartphones. This particular series consists of six smartphones powered by Android.
The lower-end variants Nokia C10 and C20 are entry-level Android Go smartphones with Unisoc processors and 1 or 2GB of RAM, respectively. Whereas, The Nokia C10 and C20 have 6.5-inch HD+ screens, a 5-megapixel front-facing camera, a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera, a 3,000mAh removable battery, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The Nokia C20 comes with either 1/2GB or 1GB of RAM, while the Nokia C10 only has one configuration of 1GB of RAM. Both devices come pre-installed with Android 11 (Go edition). The Nokia C-series devices are geared at the lower end of the market, with the C10 starting at €75 and the C20 at €89. The Nokia C10 comes in two different colors: Light Purple and Gray. The Nokia C20 comes in two colors: sand and dark blue. Both devices will be available in select markets starting in early June.
The Nokia G10 and G20 are the next latest Nokia devices to hit the market, and they deliver some significant changes over the entry-level C-series. Starting with the Nokia G10, which has a 6.5-inch display with HD+ resolution and a V-shaped notch. It has a MediaTek G25 chipset, 3/4GB RAM, and 32/64GB internal storage that can be extended up to 512GB using a microSD card. A dual-camera setup consists of a 13-megapixel main sensor and a 2-megapixel depth sensor at the back. The selfie camera has an 8-megapixel resolution, as well as Night Mode and Portrait mode. There’s a big 5,050mAh non-removable battery, as well as a 3.5mm headphone jack, a dedicated Google Assistant button, and a fingerprint scanner on the edge.
The Nokia G20 is merely a refinement of the same formula. The chipset has been upgraded to the MediaTek G35, which comes with 4GB of RAM as standard and storage options of 64/128GB with up to 512GB microSD card expansion. The rear camera includes a 48-megapixel main sensor, a 5-megapixel ultrawide, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. An 8-megapixel selfie camera is also provided with Night mode and Portrait mode also present here too. The same 5,050mAh battery remains alongside the dedicated Google Assistant button and side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
Pricing for the 3/32GB Nokia G10 starts at €139, which is a pretty decent price. The Nokia G20, on the other hand, begins at €159 for the 4/64GB configuration. The Nokia G10 will be available at Night and Dusk, while the Nokia G20 will be available at Night.
The Nokia X-series duo is, without a doubt, the most intriguing. Both phones have Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 5G chipsets, 6/8GB RAM, 128GB microSD expandable storage, and a big 6.67-inch FHD+ display with 60Hz refresh rate. Both devices are powered by the same 4,470mAh battery.
The Nokia X10, on the other hand, has a 48-megapixel main sensor, a 5-megapixel ultrawide sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. With a 64-megapixel main sensor, 5-megapixel ultrawide, and 2-megapixel macro, the Nokia X20 takes things a step further. In comparison to the X10’s 8-megapixel selfie camera, it has a higher-resolution 32-megapixel selfie camera.Biometric security is enhanced with software-based Face unlock here, too.
As for the pricing of the Nokia X-series, the X10 will start at €309 for the 6/64GB model, while the X20 will start at €349 for the 6/128GB model. You’ll be able to pick up the Nokia X10 in Forest and Snow, whereas the Nokia X20 will be available in Midnight Sun and Nordic Blue from May.
The good thing about Nokia smartphones is that they come with three years of software updates and their built quality is top-notch. We will see that in hands-on experience.
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