HMD Global i.e Nokia smartphone maker company has launched most affordable Android One smartphone Nokia 2.2 in India. It is an upgrade of Nokia 2.1 Android Go smartphone launched last year. The Nokia 2.2 has upgraded software as well as a few AI features. The starting price of Nokia 2.2 in India is Rs. 6,999. At a starting price of Rs. 6,999 the Nokia 2.2 features a 5.71 inch display, 13MP rear & 5MP front camera, 3,000 mAh battery as well as Helio A22 processor and 2GB of RAM.
In this segment there is another smartphone available in the market to give it collision. That is Xiaomi Redmi 7. The initial price of Redmi 7 is Rs. 7,999. At this price the Redmi 7 features a 6.26 inch display, 12+2MP rear camera and 8MP front camera, 4,000 mAh battery as well as Snapdragon 632 processor and 2GB of RAM. Today we’ll be comparing price and specifications of Nokia 2.2 and Redmi 7 so you can choose smartphone according your need. Let’s know about price and specifications of Nokia 2.2 and Redmi 7…
Nokia 2.2 vs Redmi 7 – Display and Design
First of all talk about the display of Nokia 2.2, it features a 5.71 inches HD plus display with a resolution of 1520 x 720 pixels, an aspect ratio of 19:9 and 79% screen-to-body ratio. The Nokia 2.2 has a teardrop Notch display and it features a single rear camera with LED flash as well as Nokia branding on the back panle.
At the same time the Redmi 7 features a 6.26 inches HD plus display with a resolution of 1520 x 720 pixel, an aspect ratio of 19:9 and 81.5% screen-to-body ratio. It also has a teardrop Notch display and protection of Corning Gorilla Glass 5. On the back panel the Redmi 7 features an AI dual rear camera setup with LED flash as well as Redmi branding. Its back panel is made of plastic and has gradient finishing.
In terms of display and design the Redmi 7 wins because of bigger display and gradient design. Also its display has protection of Gorilla Glass 5.
Nokia 2.2 vs Redmi 7 – Performance
Speaking of Nokia 2.2, it is an Android One device and works on Android 9 Pie out-of-the box. In this range it will be the first device to get update of Android 10 Q. The Nokia 2.2 packs MediaTek Helio A22 quad-core chipset processor for performance and speed, for Graphics it has PowerVR GE8320 GPU integrated.
For multitasking the Nokia 2.2 features 2 options of RAM – 2GB and 3GB with 16GB and 32GB storage and it is possible to expand its storage up to 400GB with the help of microSD card.
To powering the phone, the company has powered this phone with a 3,000 mAh battery. It features a microUSB port to charge this battery.
On the other hand the Radmi 7 works on Android 9 Pie based MIUI 10 out-of-the-box. It packs Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 octa-core chipset processor for speed and performance, for Graphics it has Adreno 506 GPU integrated.
For multitasking the Redmi 7 also features two options of RAM – 2GB and 3GB with 32GB storage. It has dedicated SD card slot to expand the storage up to 256GB.
To powering the Redmi 7, the company has given a 4,000 mAh battery in this phone with 10W fast charging in the box. To charge this battery it has a microUSB port.
In terms of performance the Redmi 7 also wins because of Snapdragon 632 processor, 32GB storage and 4,000 mAh battery. Other features of both phones are almost same.
Nokia 2.2 vs Redmi 7 – Camera
Talking about the camera of Nokia 2.2, it has a single rear camera on the back panel with LED flash. It has a 13MP camera for photography and a 5MP front camera for selfie and video calling.
On other side the Radmi 7 features a dual rear camera setup on the back panel with LED flash. It has a 12MP primary sensor and a 2MP depth sensor. On the front panel it has an 8MP selfie camera.
In terms of camera again the Redmi7 wins because of dual rear camera of 12+2MP instead of single rear camer of 13MP. Also its selfie camera is better than Nokia 2.2.
Nokia 2.2 vs Redmi 7 – Price
Before talking about the price, let’s tell you that both phones has two option of RAM – 2GB and 3GB. The price of Nokia 2.2’s base variant which comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage is Rs. 6,999. At the same time its 3GB RAM + 32GB storage variant costs Rs. 7,999.
The base variant of Redmi7 which comes with 2GB RAM and 32GB storage is Rs. 7,999 while its 3GB RAM + 32GB storage variant costs Rs. 8,999.
The Nokia 2.2 is Rs. 1,000 cheaper than Redmi 7. But the Redmi 7 has stronger features than Nokia 2.2 such as better processor and design, bigger battery and display and better camera. Because of being Rs. 1,000 expensive the Redmi 7 features 32GB storage with 2GB and 3GB RAM.
If you like Nokia’s phones than you can buy Nokia 2.2. But if you want a device with great specs then You should buy Redmi 7.