With the launch of the first Nokia C series smartphone back in 2020 all the affordable android go edition smartphones became quite popular. Did you know that this affordable Android Go edition smartphone from Nokia covers 16% of HMD global’s total smartphone sales in the last 5 years! Now to enrich the portfolio, Nokia announced its new C21 and C21 Plus smartphones which comes with metal frames and 6.43 inches display, and just like every Nokia C series smartphone these new smartphones from Nokia also run on the Android Go edition operating system which will deliver quarterly security patches for two years.
Now let’s talk about both smartphones in detail.
Nokia C21 plus
With the Nokia C21 Plus, users will get a metal chassis and IP52 rating which will make the smartphone quite durable. HMD Global has introduced the metal chassis and the IP certification in this series. The Nokia C21 Plus smartphone also comes with toughened glass over the display. Although we don’t have any information regarding its brand. In terms of display, the Nokia C21 Plus smartphone comes with a 6.5″ screen which produces 720 x 1,600 pixels of resolution. Apart from that the Nokia C21 Plus smartphone runs on the Android 11 Go edition. With this operating system, users will get 2 years of quarterly security patches.
The Nokia C21 Plus smartphone is powered by the Unisoc SC9863A processor. Which comes with up to 4GB of RAM and up to 64GB of storage. Along with that users will also get a dedicated microSD card slot with the Nokia C21 Plus smartphone. If we talk about the camera on the Nokia C21 Plus smartphone then it comes with a dual-camera setup at the back with a 13MP main sensor and 2MP depth sensor. At the front, you will get a 5MP selfie camera. Nokia C21 Plus smartphone also supports a face unlock feature which users can use with the help of a front selfie camera. The Nokia C21 Plus smartphone also has a rear-mounted physical fingerprint scanner.
Nokia C21 Plus smartphone comes in two variants one comes with a 5050mAh of battery which delivers up to three days of battery life and the second version comes with a 4000mAh of battery which delivers up to two days of battery life. With both, the version users will get a 10W charger in the box.
The Nokia C21 is a more affordable option than the C21 Plus. Although the Nokia C21 and C21 Plus share the same screen of 6.5″ display panel. Which produces 720 x 1,600 pixels of resolution. The Nokia C21 smartphone also gets metal chassis and toughened glass. Whereas the Nokia C21 smartphone does not have any official IP certification. Apart from that the Nokia C21 smartphone also shares the same Unisoc chipset with the C21 Plus. But unfortunately with the Nokia C21 smartphone users will get only up to 3GB of RAM which comes with up to 64GB of storage. The Nokia C21 smartphone also has a dedicated microSD card slot.
Nokia C21 smartphone runs on the Android 11 Go edition which will deliver 2 years of security patches. Apart from that, the Nokia C21 smartphone gets its juice from its 3000mAh battery. Which is 25% smaller than the lowest version of the Nokia C21 Plus. With the Nokia C21 smartphone users will get 5W of charger in the box.
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