- July 9, 2021
- 8 minutes read
A Budget-Friendly Smartphone With Irresistible Features
HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, launched the Nokia C20 in 2021. The device is a perfect smartphone for…
HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, launched the Nokia C20 in 2021. The device is a perfect smartphone for the budget, particularly for those looking to have an immersive viewing experience without spending much.
The phone incorporates a range of intuitive features ideal for everyday use. From a Nordic design to a quality build to all-day battery life, it doesn’t just look great, it will ll also take on life’s little knocks.
Here are the key features:
|Network||2G, 3G, 4G (LTE CAT4)|
|Display||6.5” (6.517“) HD+ V-notch | Aspect ratio 20:9|
|Connectivity||802.11 b/g/n | Bluetooth® 4.2 | GPS/AGPS | Ambient light sensor | Proximity sensor | Accelerometer (G-sensor)|
|OS||Android 11 (Go edition)|
|CPU||SC9863a Octa-core up to 1.6Ghz|
|Memory||RAM: 1/2GB ROM: 16/32GB | MicroSD card slot supports up 256GB|
|Camera||Main: 5MP with flash | Front: 5MP with flash | HDR | Beautification|
|I/O||Micro USB (USB 2.0) | 3.5mm audio jack|
|Dimensions||169.9 x 77.9 X 8.8mm | Weight 191g|
|SIM Slot||Dual SIM | Nano SIM + Nano SIM + Micro SD Single SIM | Nano SIM + Micro SD|
|Other||FM radio (headset required) | 1 Microphone | Face Unlock|
Design and Display
One may not be a design enthusiast, but the sleek shape and bezels the Nokia C20 carries are just irresistible. It has an elegant, simple, and minimalistic look and a feel that is easy to adapt to minutes after holding it.
The phone isn’t just sleek, it’s built from quality materials that are made to last. The sturdy polycarbonate shell means Nokia C20 is ready for life’s surprises. That’s one less thing to worry about.
Being a higher version of the Nokia C10, the Nokia C20 packs a 6.52-inch display with a resolution of 720×1600 pixels, which is enough to pave way for crystal clear visuals. And with an aspect ratio of 20:9, the C20 is big on entertainment and big on lasting till the credits. You can watch, play, and stream videos online without quality compromise.
Better yet, the wide HD+ screen is big enough for the whole family to gather around and enjoy a movie.
Memory and Processor
Built on the current version of Android, the Nokia C20 incorporates the Android 11, Go Edition without a custom User Interface (UI) compared to other phone brands. As such, you can be sure to enjoy a smooth running experience while using it.
This latest version of Android also guarantees two years of security updates to keep everything running seamlessly for longer.
The OS is supported by a 28nm Unisoc SC9863A chipset with a 1.6 GHz Octa-core processor perfectly suited for satisfactory performance with little to no lags while running applications. Nokia C20 is also equipped with a Mali-G52 graphics unit, which supplements your visual experience further cementing the allure of the device.
In regards to storage, Nokia C20 has two variants. One has 1GB RAM with 16 GB internal storage and another 2GB with 32GB storage. The latter is perfect for someone looking to store many files. If you are a worrywart for storage, the phone also includes a dedicated microSD slot that can support up to 256GB!
Far from the value of quality, you would expect from a sleek Nordic design, Nokia C20 also allows you to capture the best and nostalgic family moments in a flash. The front and rear cameras come with their own LED flash, so whatever the light, your photos will come out clear and bright.
It features a 5MP front and back camera capable of snapping decent photos with surprising quality. Both cameras also provide similar video recording capability at 30 frames per second. You can record a video at 720p max. If you are in a darker place, you can use the LED flash for both modes.
Battery and Others
Based on its capabilities, the Nokia C20 packs a 3000mAh battery, which offers all-day juice allowing you to do more of what you love for even longer, and the big screen makes everything even better.
Coupled with the brilliant and fast connectivity, you get faster to things that really matter. Whether you’re uploading school assignments or enjoying your favorite show, with fast 4G internet, you can keep up with everything.
That said, if you are an Android user or are on a limited budget but need a phone that can achieve so much more, then the Nokia C20 can be a good choice. Of course, there are other choices including the Nokia C10 and the Nokia G10, which are also quite affordable.
The Nokia C20 is available in authorized dealer shops and online, across the country.