HMD Global has launched a new smartphone under the Nokia G21 branding, in select markets. The latest G-series device was also previously spotted on the Geekbench database. The phone is also reported to arrive in India, later this month.
The handset arrives as the sequel to the Nokia G20 and brings improvements to the maximum charging speed, refresh rate and more. Let’s take a detailed look at the Nokia G21, the features and specifications it brings to the table.
Nokia G21 Pricing, Availability
The Nokia G21 will be available in two colours: Nordic Blue and Dusk, and will cost €170. However, the handset is listed for RUB 15,999 (approximately Rs. 15,600) on the Russian e-commerce portal DNS in a single 4GB + 64GB storage option. The Nokia G21 could soon arrive in India.
Nokia G21 Specifications
The Nokia G21 sports a 6.5-inch HD+ IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1,600×720 pixels, a 90Hz refresh rate, a 20:9 aspect ratio, and a pixel density of 269ppi. The Nokia G21 comes preloaded with Android 11 and includes a fingerprint sensor as well as a dedicated button for Google Assistant.
Under the hood, the Nokia G21 is powered by a 12nm based octa-core Unisoc T606 SoC that has two Cortex-A75 cores and six A55 cores. The phone is available with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of onboard storage, which can be further expanded via a microSD card (up to 512GB).
A 50MP primary camera, two 2-megapixel cameras, and an LED light make up the triple back camera arrangement. Users will find an 8-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video chats on the device’s front. There’s a 5,050 mAh battery with support for 18W charging.
Wi-Fi, 4G, Bluetooth v5, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, NPS, USB Type-C connector, and 3.5mm headphone socket are among the Nokia G21’s connectivity choices. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, proximity sensor, and light sensor.