Nokia XR20 5G Launched in the US | up for Pre-order on Amazon US

Nokia XR20 5G Unlocked is now available to purchase in the US online. It has a launch price tag of $549 and is available in two color options – Granite and Ultra Blue. Both models are now available to pre-order online from Amazon US. Check here for the current pricing and availability.

Nokia XR20 5G is powered by 8nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 octa-core processor and has Qualcomm Adreno 619 GPU for graphics. Nokia has equipped this model with a 4630 mAh which offers up to 2 days of battery life and supports 18W wired fast charging and 15W wireless charging.

It features a 6.67-inch Full HD+ screen with a 20:9 resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. To prevent accidental scratches and increase durability, Nokia uses Corning Gorilla Glass Victus on this model. It supports 550nits brightness boost and has Wet hands and gloves compatibility.

Nokia XR20 5G comes with a Dual-camera setup at the back. The main camera is a 48MP sensor with an F1.79 aperture lens and has Zeiss optics. The second camera is a 13MP ultra-wide-angle lens with a F2.4 aperture lens offering a 123°FoV.

It comes with 6GB of ram and has 128GB storage. Nokia ships this model with Android 11 and will get 3 years of software updates.

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Nokia XR20 5G Full Specs and Features

  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 480
  • Graphics: Adreno 619 GPU
  • Display: 6.67 inch Full HD+ screen ( Gorilla Glass Victus, 1080×2400 pixels / 20:9 aspect ratio / 550nits brightness boost )
  • Memory: 6GB ram
  • Storage: 128GB internal
  • Battery: 4630mAh
  • Camera: 48MP F1.79 aperture main camera + 13MP ultra-wide-angle lens
  • Front camera: 8MP
  • OS: Android 11 with 3 Years of OS upgrades
  • Network speed: 5G Gigabit, 4G LTE Cat 15
  • Fingerprint sensor: Integrated into Side Power key
  • Buttons: Google Assistant button, Programmable top button, Volume up/down, Power button with fingerprint sensor
  • Other features: MIL-STD-810H, IP68
  • Sensors: Accelerometer (G-sensor), Ambient light sensor, Barometer, e-Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G unlocked available for Pre-order in the US ( SM-A426UZKBXAA )

Samsung has launched the Galaxy A42 5G Unlocked Android smartphone in the US. It has a launch price tag of $399.99 ( 4GB / 128GB Model ) and is now available for pre-order from Amazon US ( check here for the availability ).

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G SM-A426UZKBXAA handset is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 octa-core processor. This is a mid-range, 8nm chipset with 5G support. It uses 2x 2Ghz Kryo 570 cores and 6x 1.8Ghz Kryo 570 cores. For graphics, it has Adreno 619 GPU.

It features a 6.6 inch 720 x 1600 pixels ( HD+ ) with a Super AMOLED panel. It comes with 4GB of ram and has 128GB storage. You can expand the storage using a micro sdcard ( up to 1TB supported ). Samsung has equipped this mobile with a 5000mAh battery.

Important Note: This US model comes with a triple cameras system – 48MP F1.8 wide-angle + 8MP F2.2 ultra-wide-angle and 2MP F2.4 depth sensor. On the front, you get a 13MP sensor. Some other Galaxy A42 models sold elsewhere have 4 cameras at the back and has a 20MP front shooter.

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G Specs Highlights ( SM-A426UZKBXAA )

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G
  • Adreno 619 GPU
  • 4GB ram
  • 128GB storage
  • 6.6 inch HD+ Super AMOLED screen ( 720 x 1600 pixels resolution )
  • 5000mAH battery
  • Triple rear cameras – 48MP + 8MP + 2MP
  • 13MP front camera
  • Under display Fingerprint sensor
  • UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) @30fps video recording
  • 5G TDD Sub6 N260(39GHz),N261(28GHz) / 5G TDD mmWave N77(3700),N78(3500)
  • WiFI 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4+5GHz
  • Bluetooth v5.0
  • NFC support
  • GPS,Glonass,Galileo
  • Color available in: Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot Gray, Prism Dot White

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OnePlus Nord N10 5G, Nord N100 Specs and Features

OnePlus has launched Nord N10 5G and Nord N100 Android Smartphones with budget specs and features. These are aimed at North American and European markets, and should eventually end up in India as well.

OnePlus Nord N10 5G is a mid-range Android smartphone powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 690 quad-core chipset. It comes with 6GB of ram and has 128GB internal storage. The display on this model is a 6.49 inch Full HD screen with 90hz refresh rate support.

OnePlus Nord N100 is a budget smartphone powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 octa-core chipset. It comes with 4GB of ram and has 64GB storage. N100 features a 6.52 inch 720P HD+ screen instead of a Full HD panel.

Both these new Nord phones have IPS LCD screens instead of AMOLED screens.

OnePlus has equipped these new budget smartphones with big batteries. The Nord N10 5G has a 4300mAh battery with Warp Charge 30T support. The cheaper Nord N100 has a bigger 5000mAh cell.

OnePlus Nord N10 5G features a 64MP main camera. This is the first OnePlus smartphone to use a 64MP sensor. All phones in the OnePlus 8 Series uses a 48MP shooter instead. You also get an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens. Two 2MP sensors – one for macro, and the other a monochrome sensor complete the setup.

The budget OnePlus Nord N100 on the other hand has a 13MP main camera. There is no ultra-wide-angle lens on this model. You get the usual 2MP+2MP cameras to complete the setup. On the front, Nord N10 has a 16MP sensor while N100 has an 8MP sensor.

Nord N10 5G can record 4K videos up to 30fps while Nord N100 tops out at Full HD videos at 30fps.

Both these smartphones have rear mounted fingerprint sensors.

OnePlus Nord N10 5G Full Specs

  • Display: 6.49 inches Full HD+ IPS LCD screen ( 1080*2400 resolution / 405 ppi / 20:9 aspect ratio / Gorilla Glass 3 )
  • CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 690 ( 5G support / Octa-core )
  • Graphics: Adreno 619 GPU
  • Memory: 6GB RAM ( LPDDR4x )
  • Storage: 128GB UFS2.1 ( expandable memory support up to 512GB )
  • Unlock options: Fingerprint sensor / Face unlock
  • Battery capacity: 4300 mAh ( Warp Charge 30T Fast Charging – 5V/6A )
  • Rear Camera: 64MP ( F1.79 aperture / EIS support ) + 8MP ultra-wide-angle ( F2.25 aperture ) + 2MP Macro + 2MP Monochrome
  • Front Camera: 16MP F2.05 aperture ( EIS support )
  • Video recording: up to 4K @ 30fps / 1080p @ 120 fps slow-mo / 720p @ 240 fps slow-mo
  • 5G Bands supported: 5GNR: n1,3,7,28,41,66,78
  • WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
  • Bluetooth 5.1
  • GPS (L1+L5 Dual Band), GLONASS, Galileo, Beidou, A-GPS
  • NFC support
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Electronic Compass, Gyroscope, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, SAR sensor
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • USB Type-C port
  • Dual Stereo Speakers

OnePlus Nord N100 Full Specs

  • Display: 6.52 inch IPS LCD screen ( HD+ / 720*1600 resolution / 269 ppi / 20:9 / Gorilla Glass 3 )
  • CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 460
  • Graphics: Adreno 610
  • Memory: 4GB ram ( LPDDR4x )
  • Storage: 64GB UFS2.1, expandable memory support up to 256GB
  • Battery capacity: 5000 mAh ( 18W Fast Charging (9V/2A) )
  • Rear Camera: 13MP ( F2.2 aperture, EIS support ) / 2MP macro / 2MP Bokeh lens
  • Front Camera: 8MP F2.0 aperture
  • Video recording: 1080p video at 30fps
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, A-GPS, Galileo
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Electronic Compass, Gyroscope, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, SAR sensor
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • USB Type-C