OnePlus Nord is launched today at 7:30pm IST via an AR launch event. The Covid-19 pandemic has forced all companies to launch products this way. OnePlus did the same during its OnePlus 8 series and its OnePlus TV 2020 series launch earlier this year.
OnePlus Nord is the first smartphone from the maker to target the mid-range smartphone buyers. Let's check all the details of this killer mid-ranger.
Dimensions & Weight
73.3 x 158.3 x 8.2 mm. The Nord weighs around 184g
The smartphone will be available in two colours - 'Blue Marble' and 'Gray Onyx'
OnePlus Nord has 4 cameras on back. Primary one is a 48 MP f/1.7 Sony IMX586 with OIS. Other cameras are - 8 MP ultrawide lens, 5 MP depth sensor, and 2 MP macro camera
The Nord will be the first OnePlus device to feature a dual camera setup in front. It has 32MP + 8MP front camera setup
The AMOLED display on this phone has a 90Hz refresh rate and a dual punch-hole cutout. Nord would sport a 6.44 inch display with a 20:9 aspect ratio and a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels
The Nord is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chipset. The processor has two ARM Cortex-A76 cores clocked at 2.4 GHz and six ARM Cortex-A55 cores at 1.8 GHz. This chipset supports 5G network out of the box
Adreno 620 GPU, Hexagon 696 DSP, Qualcomm Spectr 355 14-bit 2x Image Signal Processor (ISP)
RAM & Storage
The phone is available in three combinatios - 6GB + 64GB, 8GB + 128GB and 12GB + 256GB. The RAM is LPDDR4X, whereas the onboard storage is UFS 2.1
Battery & Charger
There is a 4,115mAh battery onboard that supports Warp Charge 30T fast charging technology, which enables the phone to charge from zero to 70 percent in just 30 minutes
There is an on screen fingerprint sensor as well as face detection alongwith PIN and pattern. All these became standard now a days
Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.1 with AptX, AptX HD, LDAC, and AAC, Sub-6GHz 5G, LTE
Buttons & Ports
Volume rockers and Power button alongwith a dedicated Ring/Silent button. Charge and data connection through USB type C. THERE IS NO HEADPHONE JACK
OnePlus Nord runs on Android 10-based OxygenOS 10.5
OnePlus Nord will start at Rs. 24,999 in India for the base 6GB + 64GB model. The 8GB + 128GB and 12GB + 256GB models will retail at Rs. 27,999 and Rs. 29,999, respectively. The OnePlus Nord will go on sale via Amazon India and OnePlus.in starting August 4. But the base 6GB + 64GB model won't be available until September
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