Nokia XR21 will be HMD’s first 5G smartphone manufactured in Europe, an upgraded version of the XR20 model launched 2 years ago.
HMD is not a famous brand in the smartphone market despite being the manufacturer behind the current Nokia brand. Since acquiring the Nokia brand in 2016, HMD has pursued a competitive pricing strategy by producing all smartphones under the once-famous brand in Asia, where there is cheap labor.
But the company has just announced its decision to produce Nokia smartphones that support 5G connectivity in Europe. In fact, this Finnish company claims to be the first famous smartphone maker to bring production lines to the “old continent”. In addition to Nokia, the company also confirmed the launch of the smartphone brand HMD .
The first 5G smartphone model manufactured in Europe HMD is called Nokia XR21, currently only available to business customers. The device includes many different versions, of which the Frosted Platinum limited edition only sells 30 devices, each priced at 700 euros in the UK, France, Germany, Austria, Netherlands, Belgium, and Western markets. Spain, Italy and Finland.
Another version is the black Nokia XR21 European Edition priced at 650 euros and is available in the same market group above and in Ireland.
XR21 is considered the upgraded successor of the XR20 model launched in 2021. The device has a 6.49 inch, 120 Hz widescreen, the focus is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 chip, along with a 64 MP + 8 MP dual camera cluster. on the back. The battery comes with a capacity of 4,800 mAh and supports 33W fast charging.