Introducing Nokia T21 – a reliable, family-friendly powerhouse that’s built to last

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Introducing Nokia T21 – a reliable, family-friendly powerhouse that’s built to last

Designed with a tough body made from aluminum and 60% recycled plastic, the new Nokia T21 brings all the durability and promises you’d expect from a Nokia tablet

  • Love it: A family-friendly tablet that’s built to last longer with a tough aluminum body that features a 60% recycled plastic cover for the antenna

  • Trust it: Protection for the entire family through industry-leading promises with three years of monthly security updates¹

  • Keep it: Two years of software upgrades¹ means Nokia T21 stays fresh with the latest software innovations, and two-year warranty² is there for added peace of mind

BERLIN, GERMANY, 1 September 2022 – HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announces Nokia T21, a reliable tablet for work, travel and family time. Built to last and designed with a tough aluminum body that features a 60% recycled plastic cover for the antenna for optimal connectivity, Nokia T21 puts durability first without compromising on style. Whether for work or play, this tablet is in it for the long run. It comes with leading software and security promises – plus, it’s loaded with fan-requested features, such as HD video streaming, voice calling, and NFC payment capability.

“Nokia T21 is the tablet that does it all and can quickly adapt, whether you need to focus on your job or relax with your loved ones at home. This is a tablet that doesn’t compromise on durability and has all the promises you’d expect so you can keep your device for longer.”
Florian Seiche, CEO at HMD Global
Durability and longevity inside and out

Designed with a tough aluminium body and 60% recycled plastic and two years of Android upgrades¹ will ensure Nokia T21 lasts and feels new on the inside and out, for years to come. In case the unexpected happens, Nokia T21 has two years of warranty², making it a big value package.

A long-lasting battery you can depend on

The battery has enough power to see you through up to 15 hours of web browsing, bingeing a whole TV series and up to a whopping 7 hours of conference calls³. Years later, it will still feel fresh as the battery remains healthy 60% longer than average⁴. Eventually, when Nokia T21 does need plugging in, 18W fast charging⁵ will ensure you’re quickly back in action.

Looks and sounds great whether at work or at home

The new and improved 2K display ensures crisp and detailed viewing. If you’re feeling creative, sketch out your ideas, jot down notes or draw your next masterpiece with an active pen⁶. Enjoy your much-loved shows with HD streaming across Netflix and immerse yourself in a deeper, stronger and louder sound that adapts to your surroundings with OZO Playback Audio. Thanks to HD video and voice calling, friends and family can enjoy your presence in full glory, and work calls will always look and sound professional. Plus, switching between the office and home is as convenient as ever thanks to the portable size. And voice calling means you can stay connected even when your phone is not nearby.

All-round safety and made for the entire family

For peace of mind when shopping online or when you are browsing the web, Nokia T21 comes with three years of monthly security updates, twice as many as the competition⁸. Google Kids Space features endless content to educate and nurture young minds. Plus, Google Entertainment Space is a one-stop shop which consolidates must-see shows and movies from multiple streaming platforms in one place – no more hopping between apps when winding down before bed.

A reliable tablet for enterprise

However you work best, get it done on Nokia T21. NFC⁹ will help your business with payments and scan NFC tags, while Second Screen will allow you expand and control your Windows PC. And for businesses – Nokia T21 is verified by Google Android Enterprise Recommended.

“Building on the success of the Nokia T20, the new Nokia T21 is designed top to bottom to help support businesses. With taking payments through its inbuilt NFC sensor, its intuitive second screen control system, secure data storage powered by renewable energy, and its natural fit with HMD Enable Pro – delivering unparalleled device control and configuration – the new tablet has versatility and power to support a plethora of use cases. It is the combination of hardware and services expertise which means that more businesses from banking and logistics to hospitality and retail are turning to HMD Global to underpin their business growth worldwide.”
Sebastian Ulrich, Managing Director Global Enterprise Business, HMD Global
Compatible accessories for an enhanced experience

  • Nokia T21 Flip Cover: use as a supporting prop for work or play, the cover is made up of 60% recycled materials

  • Nokia 20W fast charger⁵: for when you need to charge up quickly

Pricing and availability

For more information on pricing and availability visit the product pages at

For further information, please contact HMD Global press office

About HMD Global

Headquartered in Espoo, Finland, HMD Global Oy (“HMD”) is the home of Nokia phones. HMD’s mission is providing accessible connectivity for everyone. HMD designs and markets a range of smartphones and feature phones and an expanding portfolio of innovative service offerings. With an ongoing commitment to security, durability, reliability, and quality across its range, HMD is the proud exclusive licensee of the Nokia brand for phones and tablets. For further information, see  

Nokia is a registered trademark of Nokia Corporation. All specifications, features and other product information provided are subject to change without notice. Variations on offering may apply. Check local availability. Google and Android are trademarks of Google LLC.

¹ From the global launch date of Nokia T21

² See coverage at Manufacturer's Limited Warranty

³ Actual results may vary due to changes in connectivity, environmental conditions, or other variables.

⁴ Nokia T21 battery retains 80% capacity after 800 cycles. Other Android tablets in a similar price range, on average, reach 80% battery health after 500 charging cycles. Based on real life usage test by HMD Global. See more info at

⁵ Charger sold separately

⁶ Pen not included. Compatible with active pens using WGP and/or AES 2.0 technology.

⁷ Available on Wi-Fi-only version

⁸ Starting from the global launch, the Nokia T21 receives 36 security updates in total. Other tablets in the same price bracket receive, on average, up to 16 security updates during their life cycle

⁹ WiFi + 4G NFC version only