HMD Global has just launched a new device Nokia XR20, the company’s latest rugged smartphone with impressive specifications
First off, it is a waterproof phone (IP68) with a sleek casing that is made to the MIL-STD-810H military standard, has 1.5m drop protection, can be submerged to depths of 1.5m for 30 minutes.
The XR20 is powered by a Snapdragon 480 SoC paired with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of expandable storage. The device is built around a 6.67-inch 1080 x 2400px IPS display protected by a sheet of Gorilla Glass Victus. The touchscreen can work with gloves and wet hands.
The camera department consists of a 48MP rear shooter with f/1.8 aperture, Zeiss-branded optics and is joined by a 13MP ultrawide camera with fairly wide 123-degree field of view and f/2.4 aperture. The front houses an 8MP selfie camera with f/2.0.
The phone has a 4,630 mAh battery supporting up to 18W wired charging and up to 15W wireless Qi charging.
Highlight Specifications of Nokia XR20
Display: 6.67-inch (2400×1080 pixels) FHD+ 20:9 aspect ratio display, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection
Chipset: Octa Core Snapdragon 480 8nm Mobile Platform
Storage: 6GB RAM, 128GB (UFS 2.1) storage, expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
Operating System: Android 11
Cameras: 48MP rear camera with ƒ/1.79 aperture, LED flash, ZEISS Optics, 13MP 123° ultra-wide camera with f/2.4 aperture, OZO Audio
Front cameras: 8MP
Chipset: Side-mounted fingerprint sensor, Google Assistant button, Top-mounted customizable button
3.5mm audio jack, Extra loud Stereo speakers (96dB), OZO Playback
Water resistant (IP68), MIL-STD 810H certified
Dimensions: 171.64 x 81.5 x 9.1mm; Weight: 10.64g
Network: 5G, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ax (2.4GHz + 5GHz) 2×2 MiMo, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/ GLONASS/ Beidou/ QZSS/NavIC, USB Type-C
Battery: 4630mAh battery with 18W wired charging, 15W Qi wireless charging
The available colors are Granite and Ultra Blue with a starting price of INR 46,999 ($620) and those who pre-order the Nokia XR20 between October 20 and 29 will get some freebies such as the Nokia Power Earbuds Lite or one year screen protection plan.