Every thing you’d count on from a Nokia cellphone however in a pill kind. That’s the elevator pitch of the brand new T-series. Why introduce a pill collection now? Effectively, because of the present scenario pill shipments final 12 months grew for the primary time since 2014. This 12 months began robust for tablets too.
And it’s precisely this new scenario that fashioned the plan of motion for the Nokia T20 pill. It has to have an extended battery life and quick charging to deal with all-day work/examine from dwelling, it has to deal with video calls, has to supply Youngsters Area and parental controls for the little ones and (final however not least) it must be safe and lengthy lasting.
To the primary level, the pill is powered by an 8,200 mAh battery, the most important at its value level. In response to the official numbers, the T20 ought to final round 15 hours of utilization. This implies it may undergo a full work/college day and nonetheless have juice left over for some play time.
Should you’re caught in calls all day – actually – the pill can final round 7 hours of continuous chatting. For leisure over the weekend, it may do 10 hours of films. Charging is completed over USB-C with a 15W adapter. Word that the retail bundle will include solely a 10W charger.
The Nokia T20 has a ten.4” LCD with 2,000 x 1,200 px decision (15:9). It guarantees 400 nits of typical brightness with a brightness enhance mode. Additionally, it’s guarded by toughened glass.
The pill runs Android 11 on an Unisoc Tiger T610 chipset (12nm) with two Cortex-A75 cores at 1.8GHz and 6 A55s additionally at 1.8GHz. It’s not a beast of a chipset, however it’s energy environment friendly and that was the main focus right here. You will get it with 3GB or 4GB of RAM and 32GB or 64GB of storage, plus nonetheless a lot you place within the type of a microSD card.
The T20 carries the identical assist promise because the Nokia G-series. This implies 2 years of OS updates and three years of month-to-month safety patches. The pill is a part of the Android Enterprise Beneficial and HMD is increasing its enterprise promoting to corporations with instruments to deploy a fleet of tablets, handle them remotely and have safe knowledge connection even in roaming in over 180 nations.
The pill is supplied with stereo audio system, two microphones and a 3.5 mm headphone jack. There’s a 5 MP digital camera on the entrance for video calls and an 8 MP digital camera on the again. The entrance digital camera was optimized for video calls and may do face unlock.
HMD World has ready a couple of equipment designed with the pill in thoughts. The primary two are a rugged case and a rugged case with a flip cowl and built-in kickstand. These will hold the pill protected because it will get knocked round on the go or in younger arms. The latter will also be shortly arrange for a video name or to observe a film. There are additionally the Nokia Micro Earbuds Professional, that are designed to suit giant and small ears equally nicely with in-call noise suppression.
There are two variations of the T20 – Wi-Fi solely and 4G. It relies upon whether or not you desire a pill to make use of at dwelling or one thing that should do the job on the go. There’s additionally Wi-Fi 5 (ac) and Bluetooth 5.0 assist.
The Nokia T20 (Wi-Fi) will begin at €200 for the three/32GB mannequin, the 4G LTE mannequin begins at €240.