Nokia launched several smartphones in the market; one of the launches is the Nokia C20. The latest entry of the brand, C20 brings an additional option for the fresh users of smartphones. The entry-level model is budget-friendly and comes with decent specs for the new users who don’t hold high expectations on what they are choosing to buy. The model is offered with a slip-free grip and lightweight design to make it easy for day-to-day usage and to carry wherever you go.
The Nokia C20 is a perfect option for those who are looking out for a touch phone to start up with. The specs of the phone such as the Unisoc processor–which is similar to performance as the Snapdragon 429 and Helio P22–are decent and just right for the freshers to use it in regular lives. The cameras are not overwhelming or too poor to use for regular fun purposes. Now, let’s get to know detailed information about the newly launched Nokia C20.
Design and Display
The Nokia C20 sports a 6.52-inches IPS LCD with a V-notch, 20:9 aspect ratio, 269 PPI density, and 77.5% screen-to-body ratio. The resolution stands at 720 x 1600 pixels. The dimension of the phone measures 169.9 x 77.9 x 8.8 mm (6.69 x 3.07 x 0.35 in) and weighs 191 g (6.74 oz). The body of the Nokia C20 is polycarbonate-made and the device is available in two colour options: Dark Blue and Sand.
The overall design of the Nokia C20 has been kept mediocre but perfectly suits someone who is not searching for something exciting. Upfront, the screen is surrounded by a bezel that is bold and instantly visible. The bottom bezel is the thickest as it also features Nokia branding which cannot be ignored. The top bezel is not as thick as the bottom one but it houses a V-notch for the selfie camera and an LED Flash. The rear of the Nokia C20 has been kept quite sleek with a round-shaped camera housing featuring a rear camera and LED Flash, Nokia branding placed centrally, and a speaker on the bottom. The power button and volume rockers feature on the right side of the phone.
Similar to Nokia’s C-series, the C20 will not be able to stand with powerful smartphones. The Nokia C20 features a Unisoc SC9863A octa-core processor (28nm) and has two clusters of Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 1.6GHz (4x) and 1.2GHz (4x), respectively. For graphical requirements, the device comes with PowerVR GE8322 GPU. The Nokia C20 is based on Android 11 (Go edition) and packs 16GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via a microSD card (up to 256GB) with a dedicated slot. The Nokia C20 is a dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards. The storage option for the device is offered as 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage for games, songs, and video. Additionally, the company says the phone will receive security updates for two years for better and secured experience for the users.
The camera specification offered with the Nokia C20 is decent for fresh users. The front camera is offered with a 5 MP camera for clicking selfies and making video calls. The front camera offers LED flash and shoots video at 720p. Meanwhile, the rear camera of the Nokia C20 is a 5 MP set up along with a LED flash housed in a bumped circular setup. The rear camera offers features, such as Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus.
The device is powered by a 3000mAh battery which in most phones these days comes as a non-removable setup while the C20 comes as a removable one. Connectivity options on the Nokia C20 include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth v4.20, Micro-USB, 4G, and FM radio. Sensors on the phone include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor. The device lacks the fingerprint scanner to unlock the phone which is widely popular in recent generation smartphones but the C20 does feature a face recognition system.
|Dimensions||165.2 x 76.4 x 8.9 mm (6.50 x 3.01 x 0.35 in)|
|Weight||190 g (6.70 oz)|
|Built||Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Display type||IPS LCD, 400 nits (typ)|
|Size||6.5 inches, 102.0 cm2 (~80.8% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~270 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 10, Realme UI|
|Chipset||MediaTek Helio G35 (12 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Internal||32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 4GB RAM|
|Main camera||-13 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3.06″, 1.12µm, PDAF|
-2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
-2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
|Selfie camera||5 MP, f/2.2, (wide), 1/5.0″, 1.12µm|
|WiFi||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|USB||Micro USB 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Battery type||Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable|
|Colours||Cross Black, Cross Blue|
Nokia C20 price in Nepal
The Nokia C20 price in Nepal is Rs 10,999 for the 2/32GB variant. The Nokia C20 can be bought through the company’s authorized retail stores across the country.
|Nokia C20||Price in Nepal|
|2/32GB variant||Rs 10,999|
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