OnePlus working on a new budget phone which may come at under Rs 10,000. Latest OnePlus phone is found to be in works with a budget entry-level Snapdragon 460 SoC. The leaked budget OnePlus smartphone could be a part of the OnePlus Nord series, budget-focused dedicated OnePlus phones for mid-budget and mid-range price categories.
Recently a second OnePlus second Nord device was also spotted, tipped to be OnePlus Nord Lite 5G.
OnePlus went back to its roots with the OnePlus Nord, the original flagship killer space. The new OnePlus budget phones leaking out hint at the company’s attempt to enter the growing mid-range segment. With the Nord being a different segment of OnePlus phones altogether, the company may drop its flagship status to enter multiple price categories.
- 1 OnePlus Budget Phone Under Rs 10,000 Leaked With Snapdragon 460
- 2 Also: OnePlus Nord Lite In The Making, To Launch By October
- 3 OnePlus Working On Fresh Nord Models: OnePlus Nord Lite 5G
- 4 OnePlus Nord Lite Specs, Features: OnePlus Nord Lite 5G Specs
- 5 OnePlus Nord Lite Price, OnePlus Nord Lite Price In India
- 6 OnePlus Nord Lite Launch Date, OnePlus Nord Lite Launch In India
OnePlus Budget Phone Under Rs 10,000 Leaked With Snapdragon 460
An upcoming OnePlus phone has been leaked online, but with some peculiar specs. It isn’t OnePlus 8T or OnePlus 9 or any OnePlus phone running on the top-end Snapdragon processor. It’s surprisingly a budget OnePlus smartphone found with entry-level Snapdragon 460 SoC, a budget Qualcomm chip launched earlier in the year.
The new OnePlus phone is the second to leak this month after another OnePlus phone was found to be running on Snapdragon 690 5G SoC, tipped to be OnePlus Nord Lite 5G, expected to be priced under 20,000 INR.
The BBK Electronics owned company seem to be working to diversify its offering. OnePlus may come up with multiple Nord phones for different line-ups. The new OnePlus phone is tipped to be the most affordable from OnePlus ever.
Recently a leak revealed an affordable OnePlus device with support for downgraded 18W fast charging. The upcoming budget OnePlus device could be the one with entry level features. The budget OnePlus phone will be a part of the Nord series. The company already unveiled the original OnePlus Nord last month in the country.
Also: OnePlus Nord Lite In The Making, To Launch By October
OnePlus was recently found working on another budget Nord device, tipped to be OnePlus Nord Lite. The latest version of Oxygen OS 10.5 revealed that OnePlus is working on a new device under the Nord series, tipped to be OnePlus Nord Lite. The company recently unveiled OnePlus Nord in the country starting at Rs 24,999.
The new affordable OnePlus Nord will help OnePlus get back to where it started and have more hold in the mid-range and entry premium segment.
OnePlus Nord is currently the most affordable smartphone from OnePlus since OnePlus One. The company can sail down the category to enter new segments, probably mid-budget and entry mid-range. Another OnePlus device is now said to be in works, probably OnePlus Nord Lite.
OnePlus Working On Fresh Nord Models: OnePlus Nord Lite 5G
Spotted by XDA Developers, OnePlus is working on a second Nord device, the OnePlus Nord Lite. The latest version of Oxygen OS 10.5 revealed that OnePlus is working on a new device, tipped to be OnePlus Nord Lite. The codenamed phones are Billie 2T and Billie 8T, and they will run on the latest Snapdragon 690 5G chipset.
The upcoming OnePlus phones will dual-mode support 5G networks.
The upcoming Nord smartphones codenamed ‘Billie’ are after the singer Billie Eilish. The OnePlus Nord was codenamed ‘Avicii’ after the late Swedish DJ.
The unnamed OnePlus handset was also spotted on the Geekbench website with model number BE2028. For now we are calling it, OnePlus Nord Lite, and it may come with 6GB RAM and Android 10 OS.
OnePlus Nord Lite Specs, Features: OnePlus Nord Lite 5G Specs
OnePlus Nord is currently selling starting at Rs 24,999 running on Snapdragon 765G SoC, 48MP quad camera, 90Hz refresh rate and 30W fast-charging support. OnePlus Nord Lite will be a toned-down OnePlus Notd in the budget offering category. OnePlus Nord Lite will be powered by the latest Snapdragon 690 5G chipset.
The new Snapdragon 690 is a successor to the Snapdragon 675 chip with some performance gains. This 8nm chip packs in two Cortex-A77 cores and four Cortex-A55 cores.
On top, it has Adreno 619L GPU for graphical performance offering 60 percent faster graphics.
The Snapdragon 690 5G has an in-built Snapdragon X51 5G modem for 5G connectivity. OnePlus Nord Lite will support global sub-6GHz 5G networks. OnePlus Nord Lite will have a 90Hz display as the Nord, fast charging support, big battery and multi camera system.
OnePlus Nord Lite Price, OnePlus Nord Lite Price In India
OnePlus Nord Lite price is expected to stay in and around INR 20,000 to 25,000 globally. OnePlus Nord Lite price in India may remain under Rs 20,000 for the base model. OnePlus Nord Lite will be a toned-down OnePlus Nord in the budget offering category.
OnePlus Nord is currently available at starting at Rs 24,999 in India, so the OnePlus Nord price may stay at around Rs 20,000 in the country.
OnePlus Nord Lite Launch Date, OnePlus Nord Lite Launch In India
OnePlus have previously confirmed that it is planning to bring the Nord series to the US market later in 2020, probably alongside the OnePlus 8T series. Probably the latest OnePlus Nord will have another model in the series to join the launch later in 2020. new model. OnePlus Nord Lite launch may happen then.
OnePlus Nord Lite launch date is expected around October, the same period as OnePlus 8T series. OnePlus Nord Lite launch in India will happen in the same period as the global launch.