The Nokia G20 comes to the U.S. as a budget phone with a low price tag

The Nokia G20 comes to the U.S. as a budget phone with a low price tag

After launching the Nokia G20 in Europe earlier this year, HMD Global is now bringing the device to the US market. The budget-friendly device offers 4G connectivity, an HD+ display, a quad-camera setup, a massive battery, and a bloat-free user experience.

Nokia G20: Specifications

Specification Nokia G20
Dimensions & Weight
  • 164.9 x 76 x 9.2mm
  • 197g
  • 6.5-inch HD+ LCD
  • 1600 x 720p
  • 20:9 aspect ratio
  • Teardrop style notch
SoC MediaTek Helio G35
RAM & Storage
  • 4GB RAM
  • 128GB storage
  • microSD card slot for expansion (up to 512GB)
Battery & Charging
  • 5,050mAh
  • 5V2A charging support
  • Side-mounted fingerprint scanner
  • Face unlock
Rear Camera(s)
  • 48MP primary camera
  • 5MP ultra-wide camera
  • 2MP macro camera
  • 2MP depth sensor
Front Camera(s) 8MP selfie camera
  • USB 2.0 Type-C
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Dual-SIM LTE
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi
  • GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
  • Android 11
  • Guaranteed update to Android 13
  • Three years of security updates
Other Features
  • Dedicated Google Assistant button
  • FM Radio

The Nokia G20 6.5-inch HD+ display with a teardrop style notch for the selfie camera, a circular camera module on the back that houses four camera sensors, a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, a USB 2.0 Type-C port on the bottom edge, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. It also features a dedicated Google Assistant button. The phone packs MediaTek’s Helio G35 SoC, coupled with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. In addition, the phone features a dual-SIM tray with a microSD card slot.


On the camera front, the Nokia G20 offers an 8MP selfie shooter, a 48MP primary camera, a 5MP ultra-wide camera, a 2MP macro camera, and a 2MP depth sensor for portrait shots. Powering the phone is a substantial 5,050mAh battery that supports 10W charging with the included charger.

In terms of software, the Nokia G20 runs Android 11 out of the box with minimal customizations. It offers a bloat-free experience, unlike most other devices in this category. HMD Global has also promised two years of Android OS upgrades and three years of security updates for the device, making it a great buy for those who want a budget phone that will last at least a couple of years.

Nokia G20 XDA Forums

Pricing & Availability

The Nokia G20 will go on sale in the US for $199 starting July 1st on The device will be available for purchase on Nokia’s website in two colorways — Night and Glacier.

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Pranob Mehrotra
Pranob Mehrotra

A Literature and Linguistics graduate with a keen interest in everything Android. When not writing about tech, Pranob spends most of his time either playing League of Legends or lurking on Reddit.

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