Nokia’s return to the pill market is the cheap T20, which lacks premium options reminiscent of an OLED display and quick processor and opts as a substitute to offer a fundamental however pleasing Android expertise at an reasonably priced value.
It’s solely the agency’s second pill, coming eight years after the Nokia N1.
The 10.4in slate has easy, minimal design and construct with a surprisingly sharp 2K decision display surrounded by old skool bezels.
The Ocean Blue end is crafter from sandblasted aluminium. The energy button sits on the highest right-hand facet, with the quantity controls to the precise of that.
It is satisfying to observe films and TV content material on the T20 and the sufficiently loud stereo audio system on both facet of the intense and vibrant LCD display assist.
The facet ratio is 5:3, a bit taller than the 4:3 employed on iPad, whereas it might attain 400 nits of brightness.
Under the hood is a Unisoc Tiger T610 octa-core processor. This means you gained’t be zipping by productiveness duties with this machine however it’s high-quality for on a regular basis on-line use reminiscent of messaging, searching and emailing. The OS is Android 11.
My take a look at unit got here with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage which could be expanded as much as 512GB with a micro-SD card.
The T20 homes a poor 8MP rear digital camera however I wouldn’t let this deter you from shopping for as no one actually makes use of tablets for taking photographs.
The 5MP selfie digital camera does a suitable job on video chats and the on board microphones are spectacular. The digital camera is positioned on the facet of the unit which is beneficial for taking calls in panorama mode.
Battery life is appreciable, because of an 8200mAh energy pack which from my expertise lasts about 10 hours of steady use, the identical as Apple’s entry-level iPad.
Recharging is by USB-C however the charger within the field is just 10w though the T20 helps 15w wired charging.
You can see this pill is aimed toward youngsters by the inclusion of Google Kids Space, which works in parallel together with your little one’s Google Account and which you’ll handle with Family Link parental controls.
The agency sells a protecting Rugged Flip Cover too, which I’d advocate you buy too, whether or not you’re shopping for the pill for your self or an offspring.
There is not any Nokia branded keyboard or stylus for T20.
The T20 is just not aimed toward energy customers or players but it surely’s a good leisure gadget with a modern design, nice battery life and a pointy display.
If the gradual recharging and poor digital camera will not be points for you then this can be a good selection of pure Android pill.
Nokia T20 prices €229 (WiFi solely), €259 (WiFi and 4G). Nokia T20 Rugged Flip Cover prices €59.99.