Soumya Prakash Pradhan

Nokia launched its new smartphone, the Nokia XR21, on May 3, 2023.

The phone has been in anticipation in the market for the past few weeks, and there have been multiple leaks and rumours suggesting features and specifications of the handset.

The Finnish company claims that this new smartphone is one of the toughest, physically.

Here are the features and specifications of the Nokia XR21 in detail.

Display and design:

The Nokia XR21 is designed with an IP69K certification, which means it offers excellent protection against dust and water.

The smartphone features a 6.49-inch full-HD+ IPS LCD display with a refresh rate of 120Hz and Gorilla Glass Victus protection.

The phone's display is perfect for streaming content, playing games, and browsing the web.


The Nokia XR21 is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 5G SoC paired with Adreno 619L GPU and LPDDR4x RAM and UFS 2.1 inbuilt storage.

It runs Android 12 out-of-the-box, making it a powerful device for running multiple apps simultaneously.


The dual rear camera unit of the Nokia XR21 includes a 64-megapixel primary sensor and an 8-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide lens.

The camera quality is impressive, allowing you to capture stunning photos and videos.

A 16-megapixel front camera is housed in a centre-aligned hole-punch slot at the top of the display for selfies and video calls.


The smartphone comes with 6GB RAM and 128GB ROM, providing ample storage for your apps, photos, and videos.

The storage capacity can also be expanded via a microSD card if needed.


The Nokia XR21 is backed by a 4,800mAh battery unit with 33W wired fast charging support.

The battery life is impressive, and the fast charging support allows you to quickly charge your phone in a matter of minutes.

Price in India:

Offered in Midnight Black and Pine Green colour variants, the Nokia XR21 is available in a single storage variant of 6GB + 128GB

It is priced in India at approximately Rs 51,300. However, the company has not yet announced the availability of the smartphone in other markets, including India and the US.