OnePlus Nord 2 5G has entered the tech market and got launched on Thursday. Some modifications have been made this time in this new model as the earlier model, that is, OnePlus Nord sported quad rear camera along with dual selfie cameras, however, OnePlus Nord 2 5G has triple rear cameras and a punch-hole display with a single selfie camera to capture astonishing selfies.
Obviously, this new device turns out to be a successor of the previous one as it is an enhanced version with immense battery storage, faster charging, and a bigger primary camera. In addition to the launching of the OnePlus Nord 2 5G, the Chinese tech company also revealed the OnePlus Buds Pro as its new wireless (TWS) earbuds.
OnePlus Nord 2 5G Price in India and Availability
The starting price of the OnePlus Nord 2 5G has been set at Rs. 27,999 for the base variant of 6GB RAM + 128GB ROM. The device also has a higher variant of 8GB RAM + 128GB ROM that is priced at Rs. 29,999 and the top variant of 12GB RAM + 256GB ROM that is priced at Rs. 34,999. The company has launched this device in three color variants, that is, Blue Haze, Gray Sierra, and Green-Wood (India-Exclusive). But there is a catch that the base variant will be available in Blue Haze color only, whereas, 8GB and 12GB variants will be available in both Gray Sierra and Green-Wood color.
Many times, some of the users do not know from where to buy the company’s new products or where these products get launched. So, in terms of availability, the OnePlus Nord 2 5G will go on an early access sale in India through Amazon and OnePlus.in and the sale will begin on July 26, 2021. According to sources, the 8GB and 12GB variants will be available for early access sale only for Amazon Prime members via Amazon and OnePlus Red Cable Club members for a limited period of time through OnePlus.in.
However, tech enthusiasts will be glad to hear that the open sale for the OnePlus Nord 2 5G will start from July 28, 2021, on Amazon, OnePlus.in, OnePlus Experience stores, and retail partners including Vijay Sales, Reliance Digital, Croma, Bajaj Electronics, Poorvika Mobiles, and Sangeetha Mobiles, among others. Unfortunately, the sale has excluded the 6GB variant and the 12GB variant in Green-Wood color because these two will be available in August 2021.
OnePlus Nord 2 5G Offers
Buyers will get an Rs. 1,000 instant discounts on the OnePlus Nord 2 5G at the time of purchase along with no-cost EMI for 3 to 6 months if the payment is made through credit cards and launch offers also include EMI transactions through Amazon, OnePlus.in, and OnePlus Experience Stores. On top of that, customers will also get Rs. 1,000 discounts between July 26 – 31, if they wish to exchange their old smartphone while purchasing this device. And if, the customers are buying the device from OnePlus.in and the OnePlus Store App, then they will be benefited in terms of getting the OnePlus Band (worth Rs. 2,499) at a discounted price of Rs. 1,499.
There is another offer for selected customers who are a part of the company’s loyalty program Red Cable Club as they will be getting three months of Spotify Premium subscription starting from September 3, 2021.
OnePlus Nord 2 5G Specifications
The dimensions of the device are 158.9 X 73.2 X 8.25mm and it weighs 189 grams. This device runs on the Android 11 operating system along with OxygenOS 11.3 on top. The phones sport a 6.43-inch FullHD+ (1080 X 2400 pixels) Fluid AMOLED display with a 20:9 aspect ratio and 90Hz refresh rate. Talking about the chipset, then it features an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 1200-AI SoC and comes with a triple rear camera setup that consists of a 50MP Sony IMX766 primary sensor (f/1.88 aperture), an 8MP secondary sensor (f/2.25 aperture) ultra-wide lens, and a 2MP monochrome sensor (f/2.5 aperture).
The company has provided up to 4K@30fps and there are other functions such as Super Slow Motion video recording on 1080p at 120fps, Video Editor, and Time Lapse. For capturing the best memorable selfies, the company has provided a single 32MP Sony IMX615 camera sensor at the front (f/2.45 aperture). Sensors include ambient light, accelerometer, proximity sensor, gyroscope, and in-display fingerprint sensor.
It comes with a huge battery storage capacity of 4,500mAh non-removable Lithium-Polymer battery with a supported charger in the box, the company claims that this device can go from 0 to 100 percent charge in just 30 minutes.
OnePlus Buds Pro Specifications
These are the premium TWS earbuds from OnePlus and these earbuds come with 11mm dynamic drivers and help in enhancing gaming experience as it delivers a latency rate of as low as 94 milliseconds. It is a total blessing for gamers as it features hybrid active noise cancellation (ANC) along with three distinct modes, namely Extreme, Faint, and Smart.
With Extreme mode, the noise cancellation can go up to 40dB, while the Faint mode is meant to cancel the noise of 25dB. Whereas, Smart mode is available to automatically respond to the ambient environment to adjust and compensate for surrounding noises. The company has also featured Dolby Atmos support on the Buds Pro, but this is limited to some of the latest OnePlus flagships.
These Buds have been certified with IP44 certification and are dust and water-resistant. The charging case has USB Type – C and wireless charging. The Buds Pro can run up to 38 hours continuously and the company also claims that these Earbuds can offer 10 hours of playback with 10 minutes of Warp wired charging.