The next accessible phone is now confirmed for launch on July 21, during an augmented reality event. The OnePlus Nord was announced for launch on July 21. Nord is the next affordable phone from OnePlus. The phone will be launched at an AR event.
OnePlus has finally announced the launch date of its early mid-range offering. This affordable phone, called OnePlus Nord, has already been confirmed for launch on July 21, during an augmented reality event. The information was shared with the media through a press release, which also clarified the event.
As noted, during the AR launch event on July 21, OnePlus users will be able to participate via live streaming on the OnePlus Nord AR app, which will be available on the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store. The launch event starts at 7:30 pm IST. The company also revealed that pre-orders for OnePlus Nord in India will begin on July 15 at Amazon India and customers will need to pay a deposit of Rs 500 to pre-book their phones.
OnePlus Nord marks a new start for OnePlus, which gives us the opportunity to share our technology with more people around the world. For this launch, we want everyone to sit back, relax and try our new phone in the comfort of their living room for the first time, ”said Paul Yu, director of OnePlus Nord. “We believe that the introduction of Nord in a more personal and intimate way perfectly reflects our ambition to make the OnePlus experience more accessible to users.”
OnePlus also explained that with the pre-order, users will receive a surprise gift box with limited edition merchandise from OnePlus. Customers who purchase the device by August 31 will receive a second gift box with OnePlus Bullets Wireless V1 and a phone case. Users can consult Amazon to stay tuned.
As for the phone’s specifications, the company revealed very little. But previous leaks claimed that the OnePlus Nord’s screen could be an 6.4 to 6.5 AMOLED panel with a 90Hz refresh rate. The phone is expected to be available in two variants, with 8 GB or 12 GB of RAM and 128 GB or 256 GB storage. Leaving the light on, there may be a 4000mAh rechargeable battery with support for 30W fast charging via USB Type-C port.
OnePlus previously confirmed that Nord will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chipset. This SoC can be combined with the OxygenOS 10 operating system based on Android 10. For optics, OnePlus Nord can be provided with a four camera configuration, instead of a double lens. The phone is expected to obtain a 48-megapixel primary sensor, a 16-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2-megapixel macro lens with a fourth depth-sensitive lens or color filter lens.