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Nokia C21 Plus vs Nokia C31

Summary
Performance

Unisoc SC9863A

3 GB RAM

Unisoc SC9863A

3 GB RAM

Snapdragon 6s Gen 3

8 GB RAM

Display

6.5" (16.51 cm)

720x1600 px (HD+)

6.7" (17.02 cm)

720x1600 px (HD+)

6.67" (16.94 cm)

1080x2400 px (FHD+)

Rear Camera

13 MP + 2 MP

Dual Camera

13 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP

Triple Camera

50 MP + 8 MP

Dual Camera

Front Camera

5 MP

Single Camera

5 MP

Single Camera

32 MP

Single Camera

Battery

5050 mAh

5050 mAh

5000 mAh

Storage

32 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

32 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

128 GB

Non Expandable

Expert Rating

6.0/10

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User Ratings

★★★★★
★★★★★

4/5 based on 234 ratings

Benchmarks

N/A

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General
Launch Date

July 12, 2022 (Official)

December 15, 2022 (Official)

July 16, 2024 (Expected)

Operating System

Android v11

Android v12

Android v14

Custom UI

Android Go

Hello UI

Performance
Good
Good
Chipset

Unisoc SC9863A

Unisoc SC9863A

Qualcomm Snapdragon 6s Gen 3

CPU

Octa core (1.6 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55 + 1.2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55)

Octa core (1.6 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55 + 1.2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55)

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Dual core, Cortex A78 + 2 GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55)

Fabrication

28 nm

28 nm

6 nm

Graphics

PowerVR GE8322

PowerVR GE8322

Adreno 619

RAM

3 GB

3 GB

8 GB

RAM Type

LPDDR4X

LPDDR4X

Display
Average
Average
Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Screen Size

6.5 " (16.51 cm)

6.7 " (17.02 cm)

6.67 " (16.94 cm)

Resolution

720x1600 px (HD+)

720x1600 px (HD+)

1080x2400 px (FHD+)

Aspect Ratio

20:9

20:9

20:9

Pixel Density

270 ppi

262 ppi

395 ppi

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

81.55 %

82.23 %

90.8 %

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Bezel-less display

with waterdrop notch

with waterdrop notch

with punch-hole display

Touch Screen

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Refresh Rate

120 Hz

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

93%

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 164.8 mm
Width: 75.9 mm
Thickness: 8.5 mm

Height: 169.2 mm
Width: 77.9 mm
Thickness: 8.5 mm

Height: 161.91 mm
Width: 73.06 mm
Thickness: 7.59 mm

Weight

191 grams

200 grams

172 grams

Build Material

Back: Plastic

Back: Plastic

Back: PMMA, Vegan Leather

Colours

Dark Cyan, Warm Gray

Mint, Charcoal, Cyan

Olive Green, Cobalt Blue, Urban Grey

Waterproof

, Splash proof

, Splash proof, IP52

, Splash proof, IP52

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Dust proof

Camera
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Dual

Triple

Dual

Resolution

13 MP, Primary Camera
2 MP, Depth Camera

13 MP, Wide Angle, Primary Camera
2 MP, Macro Camera
2 MP, Depth Camera

50 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(1.95" sensor size, LYT 600, 0.8µm pixel size)8 MP, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(1.12µm pixel size)

Autofocus

, Quad Phase Detection autofocus

OIS

Flash

, LED Flash

, LED Flash

, LED Flash

Image Resolution

4128 x 3096 Pixels

4128 x 3096 Pixels

8150 x 6150 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Burst mode
Macro Mode

Camera Features

Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus

Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus

8 x Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Custom Watermark
Face detection
Filters
Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Video Recording Features

Dual Video Recording

Front Camera
Good
Average
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Single

Resolution

5 MP, Primary Camera

5 MP, Primary Camera

32 MP f/2.4, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(0.7µm pixel size)

Flash

, LED Flash

Video Recording

1280x720 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

5050 mAh

5050 mAh

5000 mAh

Type

Li-Polymer

Li-Polymer

Removable

No

No

No

Quick Charging

, Turbo Power, 33W

USB Type-C

No

No

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

32 GB

32 GB

128 GB

Expandable Memory

, Up to 256 GB

, Up to 256 GB

Storage Type

eMMC 5.1

UFS 2.2

Network & Connectivity
SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

5G Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

VoLTE

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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5G Bands:
FDD N1 / N3 / N5 / N7 / N8 / N20 / N28
TDD N38 / N40 / N41 / N77 / N78
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 3500(band 42)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 850(band 5) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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5G Bands:
FDD N1 / N3 / N5 / N7 / N8 / N20 / N28
TDD N38 / N40 / N41 / N77 / N78
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 3500(band 42)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 850(band 5) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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Wi-Fi

, Wi-Fi 4 (802.11 b/g/n)

, Wi-Fi 4 (802.11 b/g/n)

, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) 5GHz, MIMO

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

, v4.2

, v4.2

, v5.1

GPS

with A-GPS

with A-GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

No

No

No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

USB 2.0, Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

No

Stereo Speakers

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

USB Type-C

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos

Sensors
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

On-screen

Fingerprint Sensor Type

Optical

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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