The OnePlus NORD is a solid mid-ranger with high-quality specs and smooth performance. It delivers an astonishing camera setup paired with a class-leading display and battery life.
Design & Display
Oneplus NORD delivers a classic refined design with a Corning Gorilla glass5 front and back. The screen is a curved 6.44 inches Fluid AMOLED with a 2400x1080 resolution. The high display resolution and its high 90Hz refresh rate lead to a smooth, crisp display with an aspect ratio of 20:9, which leads to 408 PPI pixel density.
The screen is one of the brightest displays ever and supports HDR10+ and always-on display to deliver a clear, punchy screen with great quality.
Oneplus NORD’s other features are Adaptive Display, Display P3, sRGB Reading Mode, and the much needed Night Mode.
The colors offered for this model are Blue Marble, Gray Onyx, and Gray Ash.
Operating System & UI
The operating system on NORD is OxygenOS 10.5 on Android 10, which comes with a lot of exciting features.
An exciting new feature of the OnePlus NORD is Live Caption. It can transcribe audios into on-screen captions even without an internet connection. This feature is helpful for people with hearing loss.
It supports a Dark Theme that changes the interface colors for darker tones for eye convenience in poor lighting conditions.
Some of its other features are gesture navigation, Quick lunch, Parallel Apps, Zen mode, and Google’s communications apps.
As for Biometric Security, you can use the optical fingerprint reader or face unlock.
Internal design & Performance
The chipset used in NORD is the Octa-core Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G (7 nm) that runs smooth and fast with efficient thermal management. There has been an enhancement in the running speed and lowering the power consumption for a smooth experience even while handling hard tasks.
Game Space is an amazing game-optimizer tool that comes with a lot of features. Fnatic mode blocks all notifications and restricts background activity to help you get the most out of your game uninterruptedly.
As for the memory, it comes with 6/8/12GB RAM and 64/128/256GB storage.
The cameras are a massive advantage of this smartphone that allows you to capture stunning photos anywhere and in any condition. There is a quad-camera setup at the back.
First off, there is the main 48MP that gives you detailed images with vivid colors. Then we have the Ultra Wide-angle Camera that has an 8MP sensor and offers a 119 ° field of view. The next camera is a 5MP depth sensor that enhances the boke effect. And finally, there is a 2MP Macro lens to give you more details in your images.
There is a dual-camera setup in the front, one of which is a 32MP main camera. The other one is an ultra-wide 8MP camera that offers a 105 ° field of view.
With this smartphone, you can shoot 4K/1080p videos at 30fps with an astonishing resolution, great detail, and high dynamic range.
The Nightscape mode is a feature that you need! The image quality in low light conditions is of high quality with a wide dynamic range is wider, with a lot of details and life-like colors. The pictures contain a desirable amount of contrast and sharpness that makes taking beautiful pictures the easiest thing in the world!
The portrait Mode delivers eye-catching subject isolation with a wide dynamic range, as well.
The Oneplus NORD’s photos are one of a kind. The colors are life-like, with every aspect set to perfection and an excellent dynamic range.
Some Other features include OIS, EIS, Dual LED Flash, Super slow motion, HDR, Super macro, Pro mode, Panorama, AI scene detection, Screen flash, Face retouching, RAW image, Filters, and Quick share.
The OnePlus NORD has a Li-Po 4115 mAh battery and supports Fast Charging up to 30W. With Warp Charge 30T, you can charge your phone from 0% to 70% in just 30 minutes.
Oneplus NORD comes with a Super Linear speaker that supports Noise cancellation and delivers loudness and sound quality at the same time.
Some features of the Oneplus NORD are accelerometer, E-compass, gyro, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Sensor Core, Dual-SIM, NFC, Bluetooth 5.1, and 5G Connectivity.
The OnePlus NORD is a solid powerhouse with top performance and high-end features. This smartphone is undoubtedly one of the best products of OnePlus that offers great quality and amazing specs.
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G|
|Announced||2020, July 21|
|Status||Available. Released 2020, August 04|
|Dimensions||158.3 x 73.3 x 8.2 mm (6.23 x 2.89 x 0.32 in)|
|Weight||184 g (6.49 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), plastic frame|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Type||Li-Po 4115 mAh, non-removable|
|Size||6.44 inches, 100.6 cm2 (~86.7% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~408 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5 90Hz refresh rate HDR10+|
|OS||Android 10, OxygenOS 10.5.4|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G (7 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (1x2.4 GHz Kryo 475 Prime & 1x2.2 GHz Kryo 475 Gold & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 475 Silver)|
|Features||Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Video||[email protected], [email protected]/60/240fps, gyro-EIS|
|Quad||48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0", 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS 8 MP, f/2.3, 119˚ (ultrawide) 5 MP, f/2.4, (depth) 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)|
|Video||[email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60fps|
|Dual||32 MP, f/2.5, (wide), 1/2.8", 0.8µm 8 MP, f/2.5, 105˚ (ultrawide), 1/4.0", 1.12µm|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD|
|GPS||Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, SBAS, NavIC|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Charging||Fast charging 30W, 70% in 30 min|
|Display||Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal)|