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Nokia C1 (2019)

Nokia C1 (2019)
Brand: Nokia
Category: Phones
  • Display 5.45 inch 480 x 960 pixels Full-view screen
  • Camera 5 MP Back / 5 MP front
  • Storage 16 GB
  • RAM 1 GB
  • CPU Quad-core 1.3 GHz Mediatek MT6580A
  • OS Android 9.0 (Oreo, Go Edition)

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 8 / 10
  • Camera Quality 8 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 8 / 10
  • Battery Performance 9 / 10

Nokia C1 (2019) Highlights and Overview

Remember the C1 of June 2010?. Well, Nokia C1 of 2019 is the refreshed version of it, and as you would expect, the new comer is an entry level Android 9.0 Go smartphone, adorned with a 5.45-inch display, with 480 x 960 pixels resolution. It comes with a traditional 16:9 aspect ratio, hence, no notch or camera pop-up overhead.

The interesting thing though is the presence of 1.3GHz quad-core Mediatek MT6580A processor, assisted by Mali-400MP2 GPU, 1GB of RAM and a 16GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 64GB via a microSD card.

As for the camera department, the Nokia made use of a 5-megapixel primary and selfie camera with a single LED flash on both sides. The phone is powered by 2500mAh battery and run on the aforementioned Android 9.0 Pie (Go Edition) out of the box.

You are also getting support for dual nano SIMs, although with no support for 4G network and, no fingerprint sensor too. In exchange, you are getting FaceID and other known Android locks. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, and Micro-USB 2.0. Other key specifications and silent features of the Nokia C1 (2019) are detailed in the specs table below.

Nokia C1 (2019) Full Specifications and Features


Technology GSM / HSPA
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network Bands Does not support 4G LTE network
Speed HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps


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Dimensions 147.6 x 71.4 x 8.7 mm
Weight 155 grams
Build Plastic
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.45 inches, 76.7 cm2 (~72.7% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 480 x 960 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~197 ppi density)


Operating System Android 9.0 (Pie, Go Edition)
Chipset Mediatek MT6580A (32 nm)
CPU Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
GPU Mali-400MP2


Card Slot Yes, up to 64 GB via microSD card


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 5-megapixel main camera
Camera Features Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
Video Resolution 720p@30fps


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 5-megapixel
Camera Features Face Unlock
Face Beauty
Video Resolution VGA


Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Back
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack


Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
FM Radio Yes, FM Radio


Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Ion 2500 mAh battery
Wireless Charging No
Talk Time Talk Time is the longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone under perfect conditions, Ambient temperature and highly dependent on the cellular network environment such as the distance to the closest cell network tower. Up to 19 hours
Stand-by Up to 400 hours


Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

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We CANNOT guarantee 100% accuracy for the specification table above.

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