OnePlus Nord 2 5G launched on Thursday as the latest model in the company’s Nord series. Compared to last year’s OnePlus Nord, which came with quad-core rear cameras and dual selfie cameras, the OnePlus Nord 2 5G has triple rear cameras and a perforated display with a single selfie camera. However, the new smartphone has a series of improvements over its predecessor. These basically include a larger main camera, a larger battery and faster charging. The OnePlus Nord 2 5G is also the company’s first phone to come with a MediaTek SoC. In addition to Nord 2 5G, the Chinese company introduced the OnePlus Buds Pro as its new truly wireless (TWS) headphones.
OnePlus Nord 2 5G price in India, availability details
OnePlus Nord 2 5G the price in India is set at Rs. 27,999 for the base 6 GB RAM + 128 GB storage option. The phone also has an 8GB + 128GB option, which is available on Rs. 29,999 and the top model of 12 GB RAM + 256 GB model in Rs. 34,999 th most common Available in Blue Haze, Gray Sierra and Green Wood (exclusively for India).
In terms of availability, the OnePlus Nord 2 5G will continue to be sold at early access in India Amazon and OnePlus.in from July 26. It will be limited to Amazon prime members through members of Amazon and OnePlus Red Cable Club through the site OnePlus.in and the company’s offline retail channels. However, the open sale of OnePlus Nord 2 5G will start on July 28 through Amazon, OnePlus.in, OnePlus Experience Stores and trading partners, including Vijay Sales.
OnePlus Nord 2 5G launch offers include an immediate 10% discount via HDFC Bank debit and credit cards, as well as EMI transactions and an additional Rs exchange discount. 1000 instead of an old smartphone. The phone will also be included in a three-month Spotify Premium subscription for selected customers. Red Cable Club members, on the other hand, will be eligible for benefits, including access to Amazon Prime, Uber Executive, Spotify Premium through the Red Cable Pro plans.
In addition to Nord 2, OnePlus Buds Pro will be offered at a price of 149 euros (approximately 13,100 rupees). The headphones will be available in Glossy White and Matte Black and will go on sale in Europe on August 25. Indian prices and availability of OnePlus Buds Pro have not yet been revealed.
OnePlus Nord 2 5G specifications
The dual SIM (Nano) OnePlus Nord 2 5G works Android 11 s OxygenOS 11.3 above. The custom skin is especially based on Oppo’s ColorOS 11.3, thanks to recent merger between OnePlus and Oppo. The phone has a 6.43-inch Full-HD + (1,080×2,400 pixels) Fluid AMOLED display with a ratio of 20: 9 and a refresh rate of 90Hz. There is an octa-core under the lid MediaTek Dimensity 1200-AI SoC, combined with up to 12GB LPDDR4x RAM. There’s a triple rear camera setting that houses a 50-megapixel Sony IMX766 primary sensor with an f / 1.88 lens and Optical Image Stabilization (OIS). The camera’s setup also includes an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with an f / 2.25 ultra-wide lens that has a field of view (FoV) of 119.7 degrees and is combined with electronic image stabilization (EIS). A 2-megapixel monochrome sensor is also available at the rear, along with an f / 2.5 lens.
OnePlus provided up to 4K video at 30fps at Nord 2 5G. There are also preloaded video focused features such as Super Slow Motion video recording at 1080p at 120fps, Time-Lapse, Video editor. It also has patented features, including Nightscape Ultra, AI Photo Enhancement, AI Video Enhancement, UltraShot HDR, Portrait Mode, Dual Video and Pro Mode.
For selfies and video calls, the OnePlus Nord 2 5G carries a single, 32-megapixel Sony IMX615 camera sensor on the front, with an f / 2.45 lens. The front camera is also available with EIS support.
OnePlus Nord 2 5G comes with up to 256GB UFS 3.1 storage. Connection options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, GPS / A-GPS / NavIC, NFC and USB Type-C port. On-board sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope and proximity sensor. The phone also comes with a fingerprint sensor on the display.
OnePlus offered dual stereo speakers on Nord 2 5G. There is also noise reduction support on board.
OnePlus Nord 2 5G has a two-cell battery with a capacity of 4500 mAh, which supports Warp Charge 65 (supported charger is in the box). Its own technology claims that it charges the battery from 0 to 100 percent in just 30 minutes. In addition, the phone measures 158.9×73.2×8.25 mm and weighs 189 grams.
OnePlus Buds Pro specifications
OnePlus Buds Pro are designed such as first-class TWS headphones from the house of OnePlus. The headphones come with 11mm dynamic drivers and provide a latency rate of just 94 milliseconds (when using Pro Gaming mode). OnePlus has provided hybrid active noise reduction (ANC), along with three different modes, namely Extreme, Faint and Smart. Extreme mode is designed to offer noise reduction of up to 40dB, while Faint mode aims to eliminate noise of 25dB. In contrast, intelligent mode is available for automatic environmental response to regulate and compensate for ambient noise. It has a setting of three microphones along with a custom noise reduction algorithm to filter out unwanted noise.
OnePlus is also provided Dolby Atmos support for Buds Pro, but this will be limited to some of the latest flagships of OnePlus. In addition, the headphones come with Zen Mode Air, which offers a list of white noises to reduce stress and give users a sense of calm. OnePlus also provides its own feature called OnePlus Audio ID to customize music playback based on users’ sensitivity to different sounds.
The OnePlus Buds Pro headphones are IP44 certified for both dust and water resistance. The charging case has USB Type-C and wireless charging (Qi standard).
In terms of connectivity, there is Bluetooth v5.2. The headset also offers a seamless, fast connection to OnePlus phones. However, users of other phones can access some of the patented features using the HeyMelody app.
OnePlus Buds Pro is said to provide up to 38 hours of battery life. The company is said to offer 10 hours of playback with 10 minutes of Warp cable charging.