HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, launched the Nokia X20, an epic 5G smartphone that pushes the boundaries of what a mid-range smartphone can do, in Kenya.
Two new series have been introduced to Nokia smartphone mid-range portfolio, the G-series and X-series. The new X-series pushes the boundaries of what the industry can offer, coupling premium features with unrivalled reliability and durability promises.
Pricing and availability
The Nokia X20 is now available in mobile retail stores, Safaricom shops, Mobile Hub, Anisuma and Jumia; and comes in Midnight Sun and Nordic Blue with 6/128GB and 8/128GB configurations whose retail price starts at KES 40,000.
Additionally, included is a screen protector and an eco-friendly back phone cover as part of accessories in the box.
Gopher Ogembo, Senior Business Manager Kenya & East Africa HMD Global said: “Quality and refinement are hallmarks of the new X-series. With three years of Android TM upgrades, and three years of monthly security updates you can now keep your phone for even longer. With our most accessible 5G phone to date and aspirational and purposeful features, from the new Dual Sight multi-camera mode to watermarking and colour grading tools, you can enjoy capturing and sharing life’s precious moments using lightning fast 5G.”
Love the camera
Capture your world in crisp detail using the versatile 64MP quad camera with renowned ZEISS Optics. Use the new Dual Sight multi-cam mode to shoot using the front and rear cameras simultaneously – in addition to shooting on the front and rear camera, you can select the two rear cameras too to capture wide and ultra-wide shots.
Access cinematic video capture and enhance your story in this mode with a host of colour grading tools for impressive results. From grand landscapes to intricate close-ups, the AI & depth-based imaging technology will bring your pictures to life. Your selfies or video calls have never been clearer thanks to the impressive 32MP front facing camera on a crisp Full HD+ punch-hole display.
Watermarking allows for ultimate personalisation of your captured photos whether it is a signature, logo or hashtag.
Rely on your device to keep up with you
A phone that not only keeps cool thanks to its copper heat pipe advanced cooling system, but also allows you to live life to the max with an up to two-day battery life.
Plus, the latest Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 480 5G Mobile Platform delivers series-defying performance and truly global 5G. It’ll give you that extra boost for the last stretch home so you can recharge before your phone needs to. You can trust your Nokia X20 to bring you monthly security updates every month for three years, so you’ll have one less thing to worry about.
Keep it for longer
Design-wise, the Nokia X20 combines Nordic quality and timeless style that’s synonymous with all Nokia smartphones. Wrapped in the beautifully golden Midnight Sun or classic Nordic Blue colour options, the result is a dependable handset that looks premium but doesn’t break the bank.
Plus, Android TM 11 software straight out of the box, will provide you with a fast efficient, and effective mobile experience. And for further peace of mind, your Nokia X20 is ready for the next three Android TM updates as well.
To keep it out of landfill and in your hands longer, Nokia X20 is the first device to come with a 100% compostable case in the sales box. The compostable case reduces your waste and has been specifically designed to be tough on the ground but soft on the Earth.