The affordable OnePlus Nord smartphone has arrived. If you were waiting for this phone to get launched, then your waiting is over. I was also waiting for this phone to get launched so let’s explore it’s overview together.
This is said to be the world’s first AR smartphone launch and along with the Nord, the company has also launched its first-ever truly wireless earphones, called OnePlus Buds. The company claims that this phone will run smoothly on the 1000th day as on day 1 with software updates. The company also claims 3 years of security updates.
OnePlus Nord is pretty much everything you could ask for and in each new iteration of products, the company’s pricing has gradually deviated from what it originally stood for.
It is just a start, the company will be launching a new series of affordable smartphones and will soon retain its ‘Flagship Killer’ crown too.
OnePlus Nord Overview
This phone has four rear cameras and two front cameras and the company quotes “If you don’t like cameras, you have really messed up”.
The first camera on the back is 8 MP with a 119º ultra-wide-angle. The second is a primary camera of 48 MP Sony IMX586 with OIS. Similarly, the third camera on the back is 5MP Depth Camera and the fourth is 2 MP Macro camera.
Nord has come with the same 48 MP primary sensor as the OnePlus 8, complete with OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) to eliminate shakiness and blur from every photo.
On the front, there is a dual selfie camera where the primary lens is 32MP and the secondary is an 8MP ultra-wide lens.
Nord comes with an ultra-wide-angle on its front that lets you take huge group shots and you can say bye-bye to the selfie stick.
This phone has a 4115 mAh battery with Warp Charge 30T and the fast charging is supposed to provide a 70% battery in 30 minutes. Nord’s charging technology is smart enough to keep your phone cool during heavy use
Nord is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G 5G mobile platform with 30% faster graphics rendering than its predecessor and improved CPU speeds. This phone has a 6.44 -inch Fluid AMOLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate. The phone has 1080 × 2400 pixels resolution with Full HD.
The screen size of this device is 6.44 inches with flat-screen and both the front and back are protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 5. Although the device does not have an official IP rating, it is more than capable of surviving a few splashes and crashes.
There is a pill-shaped punch-hole cutout on the top left for the dual selfie cameras and this device from the company that has dual selfie cameras.
This phone has octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G SoC, paired with Adreno 620 GPU. It has up to 12 GB LPDDR4x RAM and it is first from the company to not feature a flagship processor.
This phone is available in three RAM variants: 6GB, 8GB, and 12GB and three options for memory too: 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB.
The device runs on Android 10 based OxygenOS 10.5.
The phone weighs 184g and has digital reader under the display, USB-C charging, Bluetooth 5.1, Dual-SIM and NFC. The sensors used in this device are fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, compass, proximity.
OnePlus Nord Price in Nepal
This phone is not launched in Nepal now. It is available via online stores in several countries starting from August 4 and the pre-booking is set to start from July 22.
|Model||Price in India||Converted Price in Nepal|
|Oneplus Nord (6GB RAM + 64GB ROM)||IC 24,999||Rs. 39,999|
|Oneplus Nord (8GB RAM + 128GB ROM)||IC 27,999||Rs. 44,999|
|Oneplus Nord (12GB RAM + 256 ROM)||IC 29,999||Rs. 47,999|
If you want to look at OnePlus Nord official website then click the link: https://www.oneplus.com/nord