As announced earlier in February, HMD Global started making smartphones in parts of Europe and the Nokia XR21 Limited Edition is the inaugural device coming straight from the new production line.
Just a small number of these devices have been manufactured and they all come with an exclusive Frosted Platinum color, unique serial numbers, and a certificate of origin. Here are the details.
Nokia XR21 Limited Edition Specifications
HMD has manufactured an initial batch of only 50 devices with only 30 going on sale. As mentioned, each phone will be engraved with its own unique number in the series and comes in the Frosted Platinum color with a limited-edition box.
The Nokia XR21 was launched with a 6.49-inch LCD screen with FHD+ resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, and a peak brightness of 550 nits. The display is protected by Gorilla Glass Victus. It meets MIL-STD 810H military-grade durability standards and is IP68-rated for waterproofing and holds IP69K certification, ensuring resistance against dust, water, and drops.
The handset features a 16MP selfie camera and a dual-camera setup comprising a 64MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and an LED flash on the rear.
Under the hood, the Nokia XR21 is powered by a Snapdragon 695 processor, paired with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of onboard storage.
It packs a 4,800mAh battery that supports 33W fast charging. The device runs on the Android 12 operating system.
Nokia XR21 Limited Edition Price and Availability
The Nokia XR21 Limited Edition in its Frosted Platinum finish is now up for grabs, priced at 699 Euros or 599 GBP (around $733) across several European countries, including the UK, France, Germany, Austria, Netherlands, Belgium, Spain, Italy, and Finland.
HMD will also introduce a standard version of the Nokia XR21 in Black, available for 649 Euros or 549 GBP.