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Nokia XR21

Explore. Have fun. Its super-durability makes it one less thing to worry about.

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Enlarge Midnight Black Nokia XR21 from Front and Back
Enlarge Midnight Black Nokia XR21 from Front
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Nokia XR21

Ready for life’s adventures

More than tough

Expertly crafted from strong materials and 100% recycled aluminum, Nokia XR21 can handle just about anything you can throw at it. It’s even certified to MIL-STD-810H and IP69K standards.

Your data is in safe hands

Whether you’re browsing, banking, or shopping, Nokia XR21 keeps your data secure. With 4 years of monthly security updates,¹ it stays tough against the latest security threats.

Long lasting in every way

With a 1-year screen replacement guarantee,² plus 3 years of warranty and 3 Android OS upgrades,³ time is just another challenge that Nokia XR21 stands up to. Find out more

Nokia XR21

From HMD - makers of Nokia phones

Indoors or out, go where life takes you with Nokia XR21. Certifiably tough, this dust-proof, water-resistant phone and can withstand drops of 1.8 meters.⁴ Caught in bad weather? Use it with wet hands, with gloves on, or turn to the Quick Access buttons to launch your favorite features. Plus, the 2-day battery⁵ will keep you going between charges.

Full specifications

Tougher than tough

With MIL-STD-810H level durability and a 3-year manufacturer’s warranty.³

Captivating on-the-go entertainment

Featuring a large 120 Hz screen and dual speakers with OZO Playback.

64 MP AI camera

Capture shareable photos in virtually any lighting condition.

Protects your data

4 years of monthly security updates¹ helps to keep everything on the inside secure.

HMD blog

Nokia XR21: the toughest Nokia smartphone, perfect for adventure

YouTuber Explorer Tom put Nokia XR21 to the test. Then we sat down with one of the designers behind the successor to Nokia XR20 to talk about its durability.

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The waterproof Nokia XR21 withstanding submersion

It’s tough. Really tough.

Embark on life’s adventures with Nokia XR21 in your pocket. This rugged phone is expertly crafted to survive drops, dust, water submersion, and extreme temperatures, it’s the ideal companion, indoors or outdoors. Plus, it’s covered by a 3-year warranty³ for extra peace of mind.

Nokia XR21 with a recycled aluminum inner chassis

The planet says thanks

Nokia XR21 features a 100% recycled aluminum inner chassis. And because it’s incredibly robust, you won’t have to worry about getting a new phone any time soon – that’s a big help toward saving raw materials.

The 64 MP camera on Nokia XR21 uses AI algorithms

One smart camera

Whether it’s a sunny day or a dimly lit restaurant, Nokia XR21 will take photos that you’ll simply have to share. The 64 MP camera uses advanced AI algorithms to capture excellent shots, whatever the lighting is like. Plus, the all-new Flash shot mode can help you take in-focus shots of moving subjects like your pets or kids. The camera is protected by scratch-resistant Corning® Gorilla® Glass with DX+ that lets 98% of all light through the lens.

Photos taken on Nokia XR21
Nokia XR21 with a 6.49” screen OZO Playback

On-the-go entertainment just got better

With its 120 Hz refresh rate, scrolling and swiping on the 6.49” screen looks and feels incredibly smooth. Plus, the loud, clear audio from the dual speakers with OZO Playback will enhance any playlist or video.

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It’s what’s on the inside that counts

A long-lasting phone needs software and security to match. Covered by 4 years of monthly security updates and 3 years of Android OS upgrades,¹ time is just another element that Nokia XR21 can endure.

An up-to-date version of Android OS
An up-to-date version of Android OS

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¹ From the global launch date of Nokia XR21.

² Terms and conditions apply. Nokia smartphone screen replacement terms and conditions available at

³ See coverage at Manufacturer's Limited Warranty.

⁴ Based on durability test conducted by HMD Global. MIL-STD-810H certified up to 1.5m drop protection.

⁵ The battery testing was conducted using a real-life usage test by HMD Global. The test included active usage of a device for 5 hours per day with a new battery. Usage included e.g. gaming, video streaming, calling, sending SMS, browsing and using apps (such as social media, news, navigation and music). The test was conducted with normal device settings in a lit indoor environment. The device was left on standby overnight.