Nokia 2.4 is a budget smartphone bought by Nokia in the market to compete with Realme, Redmi, Samsung, and Micromax lower-end smartphones. Though, Nokia is going to get tough competition in the market from Chinese smartphones as they can offer the most decent smartphones under a very affordable range. Micromax In 1B is one of the toughest competitor of Nokia 2.4.
If user will go for Nokia 2.4 seeing its pure Android stock function? If Nokia budget smartphone “Nokia 2.4” can give hand to hand competition to Chinese smartphones? Let’s find out!
Nokia 2.4 smartphone supports Android One and also users of this smartphone will not have any issue with bloatware or inbuilt-ads, in short users of Nokia 2.4 are going to get Pure-Android stock view. Generally, there are very few lower-end smartphones in the market that offers Pure Android-stock experience for upto 2-years.
Can we play PUBG like games in the Nokia 2.4?
In Nokia 2.4, the gyroscope sensor is absent it clearly means that Nokia has not made this smartphone for playing PUBG, Freefire, or COD type games. Neither, the smartphone’s processor has that much capability to handle such a load. But, CandyCrush and Temple Run type games can be played with ease.
Is it true that we will get a pure Android stock view in Nokia 2.4?
Yes, Nokia 2.4 will support Pure Android stock with security updates for 3-years and Android system updates for 2-years. It means that users will also get android 11 and further Android versions in this Nokia Smartphone. Regular security updates, the smartphone will become more secure. With this feature, the Nokia 2.4 is going to give strong competition to other budget smartphones in the market.
Can We trust Nokia Smartphones?
Nokia smartphones are made by HMD Global which is delivering one of the finest inbuilt-quality smartphones of Nokia. Overall, Nokia is one of the most renowned brand in the world and will not compromise with smartphone quality. So, you can trust Nokia because they have been in the smartphone market when there was no name of any Chinese smartphone companies and they have good excellent experience in smartphone manufacturing.
PROS & CONS
- Android updates for 2 years
- Security updates for upto 3 years
- Longer battery life
- Attractive inbuilt design
- Larger Display
- USB Type-C is not supported
- Average Brightness
- No gyroscope sensor
- The camera is under-performing in low light
- Quite thick bezels
KEY SPECIFICATIONS OF NOKIA 2.4
PRICE: Around 10,399
DISPLAY: 6.50″ (16.51cm)
PROCESSOR: MediaTek Helio P22
FRONT CAMERA: 5MP (f/2.4)
REAR CAMERA: 13MP+2MP
OS: Android10 (Can be upgraded to Android 11)
FULL SPECIFICATIONS OF NOKIA 2.4
Nokia 2.4 comes with a good inbuilt unibody plastic design. The design of this smartphone can attract any user as it is sturdy with a glossy and textured finish. Due to riged design, the back will not get any fingerprint marks, and also the smartphone can easily bear accidental falls.
A fingerprint sensor is rear-mounted and gives a good unlocking performance rate. It is really hard to hold the smartphone in hand as it had a large display. The sideways design of the smartphone is flat and premium looking.
On the top, there is a noise-canceling microphone with a 3.5mm headphone jack port. Downside, the user will get USB-port (Type-C absent) for charging and a speaker grille. Talking about the sideways, there is a triple card slot with MicroSD card support, Volume buttons and the most amazing thing is that users will get a dedicated button for Google Assistant.
MODEL: HMD GLOBAL NOKIA 2.4
OTG Compatible: Yes
DIMENSION: 165.9×76.3×8.7 mm
COLOURS VARIANT: Dusk, Charcoal, Fjord
Nokia 2.4 comes with a 6.5″ HD+ display which gives a larger screen viewing experience. When you have closer look at the screen they seem to be pixelated, this is due to the large screen and low pixel density.
Overall, the display is good and users will not have any display issues while streaming videos and this is due to the 80.9% screen. The screen supports a 60Hz standard refresh rate. There is no color shift seen and also the color saturation of screen is normal, but the brightness of the screen is average and users may have problem in viewing the screen while outdoor usage.
Also, the thick bezels will affect user performance. Keeping this aside, the rest display quality is quite good and comes with a lot of customization.
SCREEN SIZE: 6.50″ (16.51cm)
SCREEN TYPE: HD+ IPS Mini-Drop Display
ASPECT RATIO: 20:9
PIXEL DENSITY: 270 PPI
COLOURS: 16 million
DISPLAY BRIGHTNESS: 40O nits
SOFTWARES & HARDWARES (3.8/5)
One of the best feature that can attract us towards this smartphone is its Pure Android stock view. Any unnecessary ads and bloatware will not interrupt users. Also, the User will also get Android updates for upto 2-years which means Nokia 2.4 can be used upto the level of Android12.
Nokia smartphone uses MediaTek Helio P22 for the performance that is little old type processor, If the processor would be decent then it could perfect match for the Nokia 2.4. In the area of performance, the smartphone is compromised and can be easily overtaken by the Chinese smartphone manufacturer.
High-end games such as COD or free-fire could not be played on this smartphone. But, normal games such as Subway Surfers, Temple Run, or Candy Crush can be played on the smartphone.
PROCESSOR: MediaTek HelioP22 (12nm)
CPU: 2.0GHz Octa-core
OPERATING SYSTEM: Android10 (Can be upgraded further)
GPU: PowerVR GE8320
EXPANDABLE STORAGE: Yes (Upto 512GB)
Nokia 2.4 comes will a dual rear camera with a lot of exciting edit modes. Though the camera provides good color contrast to images but in sunny weather, it is really difficult for the smartphone to manage its color contrast. In regular scenario, the rear-camera will not annoy its user. In low light, unfortunately it is quite difficult for the sensor to locate an image, and also the images that were shot are looking grainy type. The rear camera supports HDR, Panorama, and portrait mode which adds more efficiency to the camera.
The front camera of Nokia 2.4 is of water-drop notch type. The selfie quality of the image is quite good. But the selfie camera also faces the same challenge in low light. Overall, Nokia 2.4 has an average camera.
REAR CAMERA: 13MP (Primary Camera f/2.2)+2MP(Depth)
FRONT CAMERA: 8MP(f/2.4)
FLASH POSITION: Rear
CAMERA MODES: Panoram, Portrait Mode, HDR mode, DIgital Zoom, Auto-flash
FOCUS MODE: Touch to Focus
FRONT CAMERA FLASH: No
Due to the HD+ display, the battery consumption of this smartphone is low and can last upto 2 days on average usage. Even in extreme usage, the battery can survive almost a day which adds a plus-point to Nokia 2.4.
It is a little annoying for the user to know that the smartphone has 5W charging support that nearly took 2-3 hours to get completely charged. It should be better if Nokia has given fast-charging support in Nokia 2.4 as most of the smartphone in today’s era is moving towards fast-charging.
BATTERY CAPACITY: 4500mAh
BATTERY TYPE: Li- Polymer ion Battery
BATTERY CHARGER: 5W Charging
REVERSE CHARGING: No
WIRELESS CHARGING: No
USB TYPE-C: No
Near about, all the important ports and connectivities are available in Nokia 2.4 but also some of the major ports are missing, which directly hits the smartphone performance such as USB Type-C.
USB Type-C is necessary for increasing the charging efficiency of the smartphones. Besides that, almost all major ports are provided in Nokia 2.4. The smartphone comes with both Fingerprint and Face unlock features for fast and secure unlock.
Wi-Fi: Yes (802.11ac /b/g/n)
OTHER Wi-Fi RELATED FEATURES: Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Hotspot
GPS: Yes (A-GPS+Glonass+BDS)
BLUEETOOTH: Yes (Version 5.0)
4G SUPPORTED: Yes
SIM: Dual(Both SIMs slot supports 4G)
HEADPHONE JACK: Yes (3.5mm)
Besides the Gyroscope sensor, all major sensors are present. Gyroscope is one of the most important sensors that makes smartphone capable of running high-end games.
Magnetic E-Compass: No
PROXIMITY Sensor: Yes
Light Sensor: Yes
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