Nokia Launches Three New Budget Smartphones in the US: Nokia C5 Endi, C2 Tava and C2 Tennen

The Nokia C5 Endi, Nokia C2 Tava, and Nokia C2 Tennen have all been launched exclusively for the US market.


Nokia has been launching a lot of smartphones this year but mostly in the budget to mid-range segment along with a couple of high-end devices about to be released soon like the Nokia 9.2 PureView. Today the company has announced more budget-centric devices but only for the US market. The phones are the Nokia C5 Endi, Nokia C2 Tava, and Nokia C2 Tennen for Cricket Wireless. While the devices are not packed with any hardware or software of significance, they are priced in a way that leaves little to complain about.

Nokia C5 Endi, Nokia C2 Tava, and Nokia C2 Tennen: Price and availability

The Nokia C5 Endi will be priced at $169.99 (about Rs 12,800) and it will be selling starting from 5 June onwards in just a single colour option which is Deep Midnight Blue. As for the Nokia C2 Tava, the price has been set at $109.99 (about Rs 8,300) and sale begins on 29 May in online and offline outlets. The Nokia C2 Tennent is priced at $69.99 (about Rs 5,200) and will be sold only in offline outlets starting from 15 June. None of these phones are going to be announced in India.

Nokia C5 Endi: Specifications

The phone has a 6.5-inch HD+ display with an LCD panel that has an 19:9 aspect ratio. The selfie camera is housed on a waterdrop-notch while there are thick bezels on the bottom. Under the hood, we see the MediaTek Helio P22 chipset is present along with 3GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Optics-wise the phone has a triple-camera setup with a 13MP primary sensor along with a 5MP ultra-wide and depth sensor. The phone runs on Stock Android 10 and it has a battery of 4,000mAh which the company says can last for up to two days. There is a dedicated Google AI button on the phone.

Nokia C2 Tava: Specifications

This phone has a 5.45-inch display with an HD+ resolution and flanked on both the top and bottom with giant bezels. Inside the phone is an Helio A22 chipset which is supported by 2GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage with the option to expand to 128GB using a microSD card. As far as cameras go, the phone packs in a dual-camera apparatus which an 8MP primary camera and a 2MP depth sensor. On the front is a 5MP selfie shooter. It also runs on Stock Android 10 and the entire setup happens to be powered by a 3,000mAh battery. Like the C5 Endi, there is a dedicated Google Assistant button on the phone.

Nokia C2 Tennen: Specifications

The Nokia C2 Tennen is basically the same phone as the C2 Tava, but with a much lower price tag. The differences have not been revealed by the company but the C2 Tennen comes in a “Vibrant Steel” colour variant.