Rumours of OnePlus Nord were being spread months before the launch of OnePlus 8 series. Though, rumours were calling the device as OnePlus Z. People were expecting a budget range smartphone from OnePlus during the launch event of OnePlus 8 series. Instead of ‘OnePlus Z’ smartphone, Bullets Wireless Z was launched.
Today, OnePlus unveiled the most awaited and budget segmented smartphone OnePlus Nord with OnePlus Buds. Fake pic of smartphone pricing was circulated on Twitter, showing the price tag of Rs 19,999 on Amazon listing. And due to the mass tweets on nord at 19999, keyword appeared in trending section of Twitter India. Carl Pei took this fake pic into notice and shared some memes. With the memes, he declared the pic completely fake.
Specifications of OnePlus Nord
Display and Camera
It comes with the 6.44 inches FHD+ display, having resolution of 2400 × 1080 pixels. OnePlus has used AMOLED panel on it with refresh rate of 90 Hz. It has aspect ratio of 20:9 with 408 graphics ppi. OnePlus has made the use of Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
OnePlus Nord packs 48 MP quad rear camera. It has used 48 MP as primary lens, 8 MP as ultra-wide angle lens, 2 MP as macro lens and 5 MP as depth sensor. 48 MP primary lens has Sony IMX586 sensor with OIS support, having aperture of f/1.5 whereas 8 MP ultra-wide angle lens comes with aperture of f/2.25, having 119° FoV (Field of View). There is a 5 MP depth sensor and 2 MP macro lens, both are having aperture of f/2.4. OnePlus has provided dual LED flash in the Nord.
It features a pill-shaped front facing camera, having dual camera lens. Primary lens is of 32 MP and wide-angle lens is of 8 MP. Primary lens has Sony IMX616 sensor with EIS support, having f/2.45 aperture. Ultra-Wide angle lens has f/2.45 aperture with 105° FoV. Primary lens is capable of shooting 4K videos at 60 FPS and 30 FPS, 1080p videos at 30/60 FPS.
OnePlus Nord comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G, gives the support of 5G to a single SIM card slot. Snapdragon 765G SoC is a 2.4 GHz Octa-Core CPU which uses Adreno 620 GPU. Nord is available in 6 GB, 8 GB and 12 GB RAM variant and 64 GB, 128 GB and 256 GB storage variants. Nord has used LPDDR4X RAM and UFS 2.1 storage.
Smartphone will come up with OxygenOS 10.5 and it will run on Android 10. OnePlus Nord has 4115 mAh battery and gets packed with 30W Warp Charge 30T adapter. Phone has USB Type-C port for charging and data transmission.
Connectivity and Sensors
It will support 5G, 4G VoLTE, 4G, 3G, 2G. As of now, users will be able to use dual 4G SIMs or single 5G SIM at a time. OnePlus will push an OTA update that will allow the users to use both 5G SIM and 4G SIM at the same time. It features 2 ×2 MIMO, having WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac. OnePlus Nord offers Bluetooth 5.1 with support of aptX & aptX HD and LDAC & AAC. It also comes with the NFC and helps in navigation with GPS, GLONASS, NavIC, A-GPS, Galileo, BeiDou.
It is secured by In-display fingerprint sensor. Other sensors are : Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Electronic Compass and Sensor Core.
Pricing and Availability of OnePlus Nord
OnePlus Nord has two colour variants : Blue Marble and Gray Onyx.
|6 GB + 64 GB||Rs 24,999|
|8 GB + 128 GB||Rs 27,999|
|12 GB + 256 GB||Rs 29,999|
OnePlus Nord will be available in Amazon, OnePlus Experience Stores and oneplus.in. It will go for the first sale on 4th August, 12 Noon. 6 GB + 64 GB variant will be exclusively available at Amazon India on September.
Specifications of OnePlus Buds
OnePlus Buds comes with 13.4 mm dynamic drivers for deeper bass. It offers the environmental noise cancellation. OnePlus Buds and charging case together, offers 30 hours of music playback. And 10 minutes of charge offers 10 hours of listening. It comes with the IPX4 rating.
It has support of Bluetooth v5.0 and works in range of 10 meters. Charging box has 420 mAh battery wheras single bud has 35 mAh battery. Charging box gets charged with USB Type-C cable and gets completely charged with earbuds in 80 minutes approx.
Earbud has dimensions of 18.81 × 16.13 × 37.89 mm whereas charging box has dimensions of 52.21 × 59.2 × 24.4 mm. Each earbud weighs 4.7 grams and charging box weighs 37 grams.
Pricing and Availability of OnePlus Buds
OnePlus Buds is available in White, Gray and Nord Blue colour options. It costs Rs 4,990.
OnePlus Buds will be available for the first time on 31st July for purchase.