Nokia 2.1 Specifications, Price and Release Date (Nigeria, USA, Europe, India)

We have looked at the Nokia 5.1 and Nokia 3.1, now it is time to see the tjird among the trio. It is none other than the Nokia 2.1. It is the phone among the trio that runs on Android Oreo (Go Edition) and it is quite affordable too. Read on and see the Nokia 2.1 full specifications, features, price as well as release date.

Nokia 2.1 Specifications, Price and Release Date (Nigeria, USA, Europe, India)

Nokia 2.1 Features

The Nokia 2.1 has a 5.5 inch display, having a 720p resolution and 16:9 aspect ratio. It also have front-facing stereo speakers and its chipset is a modest Snapdragon 425. You should remember that the 2017 model had a Cortex-A7 cores, this version has been upgraded to A53.

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The Nokia 2.1 came with a 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage which can be expanded via a microSD card slot. Another good thing is that the Android Oreo Go edition and apps does not need much storage.


The Nokia 2.1 has a large battery capacity – 4000mAh that can last up to 2 days after a single charge. Though when used moderately. At the camera department, it sports an 8MP main camera with autofocus in the back, and 5MP front-facing camera for taking selfies.

Nokia 2.1 Specifications


TechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
 GSM 900 / 1800 – India
3G bandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 – APAC, EMEA, India
 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 – LATAM, USA
4G bandsLTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300) – APAC, EMEA
 LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 66(1700/2100) – LATAM, USA
 LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 40(2300), 41(2500) – India
SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps



Announced2018, May
StatusComing soon. Exp. release 2018, July



Dimensions153.6 x 77.6 x 9.7 mm (6.05 x 3.06 x 0.38 in)
Weight174 g (6.14 oz)
BuildAluminum frame, plastic back
SIMDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)



TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size5.5 inches, 83.4 cm2 (~70.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~267 ppi density)
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)



OSAndroid 8.1 Oreo (Go edition); Android One
ChipsetQualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425
CPUQuad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUAdreno 308



Card slotmicroSD, up to 128 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal8 GB, 1 GB RAM



Primary8 MP, autofocus, LED flash
FeaturesGeo-tagging, touch focus
Secondary5 MP



Alert typesVibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
LoudspeakerYes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jackYes



WLANWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth4.2, A2DP, LE
RadioFM radio
USBmicroUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go



SensorsAccelerometer, proximity
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
 – 10W charging
– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer



 Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
Talk timeUp to 19 h (3G)
Music playUp to 128 h



ColoursBlue/Copper, Blue/Silver, Grey/Silver
PriceAbout 100 EUR

Nokia 2.1 Release Date

The Nokia 2.1 will be released globally in July 2018, and will be available in three colour schemes, which are; Blue/Copper, Blue/Silver, and Gray/Silver .


Nokia 2.1 Price

The Nokia 2.1 price will cost just $115 in the United States, and €99 in Europe. The price is expected to be below N40,000 in Nigeria.

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