Chinese electronics giant TCL has used CES 2021 to unveil its new 20 Series smartphones; expanding the range in April and now – as part of its MWC 2021 showcase – the company has confirmed that it will bring members of this line to US customers as well.
After having launched the TCL 20 5G and the 20 SE at the Consumer Electronics Show earlier this year and bringing the 20 Pro 5G, 20L, 20L + and 20S to European markets by April 2021, now it’s up to the United States, at least as far as the TCL 20 Pro is concerned. 5G, 20 S and 20 SE.
The company used the latter part of its announcements during this year’s Mobile World Congress show to confirm the expansion of the 20 Stateside Series; faced by the mid-range TCL 20 Pro 5G – the most capable current phone in the line.
TCL 20 Pro 5G
The Pro 5G carries with a standout design – relative to the rest of the range – backed by a segmented quad-camera system, reminiscent of the LG Velvet.
It comes with a curved 6.67in Full HD + AMOLED display, sporting the company’s NXTVISION 2.0 technology, which promises “industry-leading” color accuracy and enhanced color, contrast and sharpness adjustment from AI.
Other more premium touches include wireless charging support, a main camera supported by OIS (optical image stabilization), microSD expansion up to 1TB and, of course, 5G support.
Like all the announcements announced today, the 20 Pro 5G is also on sale from June 28, at a price of $ 499.99 and expected to work “with most GSM networks at launch,
including T-Mobile 5G / 4G and AT&T 4G, and Verizon low-end 5G and 4G next
The TCL 20S, which has not seen release in markets including the UK or Spain, sits between the likes of the TCL 20 SE and the original TCL 20 5G.
The 4G-capable 20S is powered by a Snapdragon 665 chipset and features a 64Mp sensor-driven rear camera system, with stereo speakers, a 6.67-inch Full HD + IPS LCD and a large 5000mAh battery with charging functionality. reverse.
TCL was also interested in shouting about the fact that it is the “first phone to come to the United States with TUV
Rheinland-certified Circular Polarization Visualization Technology, reducing eye strain by up to 85%. “
Available for half the price of the Pro 5G, the 20S is available for $ 249.99, and is compatible with Verizon “and most GSM networks, including AT&T and T-Mobile.”
TCL 20 SE
While the 20S may be something new to the market, the TCL 20 SE was one of the first members of the range to debut, in early 2021.
After the “Beast of Entertainment” the phone is best known for its expansive 6.82-inch display, again with NXTVISION 2.0 technology to offer SDR-to-HDR upscaling and accompanied by a pair of stereo speakers.
While it was also in possession of a quad camera, the phone overall is the most modest entry in the 20 Series, powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 and 4GB of RAM – similar to the OnePlus Nord N100, which has also arrived in the States this year.
The 20 SE arrived in Europe at a price of € 149, serving as the company’s highest-priced phone, and that low price leads to its US tag, starting at $ 189.99 on Amazon. It is also cited as compatible with most GSM networks, including AT&T and T-Mobile.
TCL has also confirmed that its Google Fast Pair-compliant MoveAudio S600 headphones also come in the United States and that its NxtWear G smart glasses they’re close to the corner too.