OnePlus Nord 2 launch in March 2021? The next-gen OnePlus Nord 2 details have started to roll in, and soon the rumour mill will start churning in more details. OnePlus Nord 2 launch details have started emerging on the internet alongside OnePlus Nord 2 price and specifications. Going back, the OnePlus Nord was unveiled in July this year.
Under the Nord series the company recently unveiled two new budget devices: OnePlus Nord N10 and OnePlus Nord N100.
But in India the company will be focusing in the mid-range segment with the OnePlus Nord 2. The company will follow up with a successor to the original Nord very soon. The recent leak hints at the development of OnePlus Nord 2, and the company could be launching a new OnePlus Nord phone in a few months.
OnePlus Nord 2 Launch Tipped, What To Expect?
Leaked by popular tipster Max Jambor, OnePlus Nord 2 development has been confirmed. He leaked out OnePlus Nord 2 launch details in a cryptic teaser on Twitter, Denniz. It’s expected to be the Nord 2 codename as OnePlus is known to name its smartphones with cryptic codenames.
While nothing is yet out, there’s a lot riding on with OnePlus Nord 2.
The predecessor has been a straightaway hit in India, and OnePlus Nord 2 is expected to come with big upgrades at a similar pricing.
In terms of costing, OnePlus Nord 2 price is expected to stay in the same budget category. OnePlus Nord 2 price in India may start at the same Rs 24,999 tag for the base model.
Coming to OnePlus Nord 2 specs, the device will come with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 700 series 5G chipset with upto 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage, improved cameras, display and battery. OnePlus Nord 2 will probably feature a 64MP main camera inside a quad camera system.
OnePlus Nord 2 will have a faster Fluid AMOLED display with a refresh of 120Hz instead of the 90Hz on the original Nord.
Similarly, faster charging is expected on OnePlus Nord 2 as well. Finally coming to OnePlus Nord 2 launch, it is expected sooner than July 2021. OnePlus Nord launched in July. OnePlus Nord 2 India launch may happen by March 2021 before the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro are unveiled.
The OnePlus Turnaround: What Changed With OnePlus Nord?
OnePlus Nord launched in India starting at Rs 24,999. With some killer features on-board, OnePlus Nord came with a 90Hz display featuring touch sampling rate of 180Hz. The company has slowly entered the premium flagship space year by year ditching the flagship killer status.
But the affordable OnePlus Nord helped the company to get back to where it started and have more hold in the entry premium segment with OnePlus Nord.
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 Nord features a 6.44-inch AMOLED Full HD+ display offering a 90Hz refresh rate with a punch-hole on top middle alongside a touch sampling rate of 180Hz for gaming. OnePlus Nord is powered by the mid-range Qualcomm 5G chip, the Snapdragon 765G.
The chip pairs with 6GB RAM with 64GB storage, 8GB with 128GB storage and 12GB RAM with 256GB storage.
The device runs on Android 10 out of the box with OxygenOS.
In terms of optics, OnePlus Nord comes with a quad-camera set-up featuring a 48-megapixel Sony IMX 586 main sensor with an f/1.75 lens with Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS) + Electronic Image Stabilisation (EIS) support.
The setup further includes a 8-megapixel ultrawide lens with 119 field-of-view (FOV), a 5-megapixel macro lens with an f/2.4 aperture, and 2-megapixel depth sensor unit. Upfront, the device has a 16-megapixel Sony IMX471 sensor. It is backed by a 4,115mAh battery with 30W fast charging support (Warp 30T).