After taking an extended break on the smartphone markets, Nokia is back yet with another banger flagship smartphone that is surprisingly affordable. The critical phone for its revival is none other than the Nokia X20 smartphone.
What We love
- Slick design generally
- Great performance.
- Great independence.
What we don’t Love
- The screen that might have been something more.
- Episodic photograph part.
- No waterproofing affirmation.
The first appearance of the new X series from Nokia, the X20 model, is set on the mid-reach and offers a specialized sheet very identical to what we can ordinarily discover in this section, just as at this price in our relevant shops.
Initially, the manufacturer availed the smartphone only at KSH 49,810. This smartphone is expected to face the likes of the Samsung Galaxy A52, Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite, and even google pixel 4a by a fair margin. The phone currently costs Ksh 30,500 in the country.
The Nokia X20belongs to the category of top flagships that you may know in 2021, just but a few we have the Xiaomi mi 11 as mentioned above. The phone comes with a 6.6-inch chunk which, surprisingly enough it shows measurements more prominent than those of an iPhone 12 Pro Max, whose screen measures 6.7 inches. The phone estimates 168.9 x 79.7 x 9.1 mm along these lines — so it is enormous and very thick. On the back, it shows a matte plastic completion that is very elusive close by. It likewise holds fingerprints, which are more tireless. The photograph island is round, with the notice “Zeiss” in its middle. For the front part of the smartphone, the manufacturer decided to have a comprehensive line on the base — space held for the “Nokia” logo. A punch is available, as are thin lines. This permits the X20 to have a whole display region at the front of 80%, which isn’t a lot.
Nokia x20 is equipped with a fingerprint sensor set on its right edge, simply under the volume controller. You will see the reader SIM cards and SD cards on the very right edge and a uniquely committed button to Google Assistant. A 3.5mm smaller than usual jack is situated on the versatile’s lower edge just as a USB-C port. The smartphone, in addition, lacks an IP certificate and is hence not waterproof.
A little jack is found on this device. This one is very acceptable, offering pleasant output power, low twisting, and a wide dynamic range. The X20 has just a single speaker situated on the lower part of the phone.
This Nokia X20 shows up with a vast LCD board of 6.67 inches, with a definition of 2400 x 1080 pixels and a proportion of 20:9. However, surprisingly enough, like its shoulder competitors, the screen lacks a 60Hz refresh rate, and to make the matter worse in the settings panel, it’s impossible to tweak the display.
The Nokia X20 is outfitted with a Snapdragon 480 processor combined with 8 GB of RAM. A chip can be found in the new Oppo A54 and A74, just like Motorola Moto G50. The phone replicates positive energy while on your grasp as it doesn’t back off and figures out how to keep its applications open behind the scenes without the experience weakening.
The Nokia X20 may offer a camera with four photo modules: the Main module is 64 megapixels, and the super-wide-angle module is five megapixels. A full-scale module, just as a profundity sensor of 2 megapixels each, are moreover present.
Front Camera and video mode
On the front, the phone has a 32-megapixel module. A significant definition that doesn’t convert into a splendid outcome. In this way, the shots caught with the Front Camera are excessively differentiated, with an immersed shading delivering when the blur light conditions. In the video, the Nokia X20 can shoot up to 1080p at 60 or 30 fps. No optical or electronic adjustment is available.
The novice from Nokia coordinates a battery of 4470 mAh, which permits it to offer self-sufficiency of two days. Before buying this smartphone, you should know that Nokia no longer gives charging blocks its mobiles, similar to Apple or Samsung. Just a USB-A to USB-C link is available. The charge will subsequently rely upon the kind of block you use — realizing that the phone acknowledges a most extreme power of 18 W. At the quickest, the Nokia X20 takes one h 04 min to fully charge.
Interface & OS
The Nokia X20 comes under Android 11, without a homemade software interface. Indeed, Nokia uses what we call a “stock” version of Android, a version devoid of bloatware applications from the manufacturer installed by default and are sometimes impossible to remove.