On Monday, the Nokia XR20 was released in India. The new Nokia phone has a military-grade construction that claims it can withstand temperatures ranging from 55 to 20 degrees Celsius, 1.8-meter drops, and one hour under water. The Nokia XR20 will also receive four years of monthly security updates and three years of major OS upgrades. The Nokia XR20 features a 20:9 display and twin back cameras, among other features. The phone also includes a Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 octa-core processor and Zeiss optics.
Starting October 30, the XR20 will be available for purchase in India.
- The new Nokia phone was first released in Europe in July of this year.
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 SoC powers the Nokia XR20.
Nokia XR20 pricing and launch deals in India
The single 6GB + 128GB storage option of the Nokia XR20 costs Rs. 46,999 in India. Pre-orders for the phone in Granite and Ultra Blue will begin on October 20 and the phone will be on sale on October 30. Nokia.com, as well as prominent physical retail locations and e-commerce platforms, will sell it.
Customers who pre-book the smartphone will receive a complimentary pair of Nokia Power Earbuds Lite valued Rs. 3,599. HMD Global has announced that consumers who pre-order the Nokia X20 would receive a complimentary one-year screen protection plan.
The Nokia XR20 was released in Europe in July for EUR 499 (approximately Rs. 43,500) with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage.
Specifications for the Nokia XR20
The XR20 is a dual-SIM (Nano) smartphone that runs Android 11 with a vanilla interface on top. It has a Corning Gorilla Glass Victus-protected 6.67-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) display with a 20:9 aspect ratio. The phone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 SoC with 6GB of RAM. A 48-megapixel main sensor and a 13-megapixel ultra-wide sensor make up the dual rear camera system. Zeiss optics are included in the camera configuration.
On the software front, the XR20 includes a SpeedWarp mode that allows you to record several events in a montage. The phone also has an Action Cam mode, which is said to aid in the capturing of steady footage.
The Nokia XR20 also has support for OZO spatial audio recording and wind-noise reduction. This improves the quality of video recordings. Furthermore, stereo speakers with QZO Playback capability are available.
The Nokia features 128GB of internal storage for storing material. 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS/ A-GPS, NavIC, NFC, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone port are among the connectivity choices. The phone has a fingerprint sensor on the side.
The Nokia XR20 features a MIL-STD810H-certified construction that is dust- and water-resistant to IP68 standards. The phone has a 4,630mAh battery with 18W wired and 15W wireless (Qi standard) charging capabilities. It also has dimensions of 171.64×81.5×10.64mm and a weight of 248 grammes.