OnePlus India Launched the all new OnePlus Nord CE 5G. The CE stands for Core Edition which was also rumored earlier as Nord 2. It was launched on June 10 trough a online event. Also, the OnePlus new TV series will be launched with Nord CE. Nord CE comes with 90Hz refresh rate and Snapdragon 750G chipset. However, this one will be cheaper than the OnePlus Nord, as it has lot of changes. Lets’ find out the specs, features and expected price of OnePlus Nord CE 5G in Nepal along with its availability.
OnePlus Nord CE 5G Overview
Display and Design
Starting with the display, the Nord Core Edition 5G packs a 6.43-inches panel with Full HD+ resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels. It is an AMOLED panel with support for up to 90Hz refresh rate and 20:9 aspect ratio. Similarly as OP Nord, this one has the punch hole camera setup on front but not the dual. Its a single camera punch hole.
The rear panel somewhat looks similar to the original Nord. It comes in Charcoal Ink, Blue Void and Silver Ray color options. Rear camera module is also similar as it is a capsule shape. And the OnePlus branding logo in center of rear panel. For security is also carries face unlock and in-display fingerprint scanner.
Further, the handset is thinner than the original Nord, measuring 7.9 mm. Even the back side is plastic made.
Performance and Memory
As mentioned on beginning, it is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G 5G chipset. This octa-core chipset built on a 8 nm fabricant process. It features a CPU with two cores clocked at 2.2 GHz and remaining six cotes clocked at 1.8 GHz. The graphics section is handled by the Qualcomm Adreno 619 GPU.
Further, the chipset pairs with up to 6 GB, 8 GB and 12 GB of LPDDR4x RAM. Which is configured with 128 GB and 256 GB of UFS 2.1 storage onboard. Unfortunately, like Nord, this one also doesn’t comes with expandable card slot. UI and Software are handled by OxygenOS 11.1 on top of Android 11.
Coming to the optics, the handset features a single camera setup on front. The punch holds a 16 MP Sony IMX471 lens for capturing selfies. Moreover, there is a triple camera setup on its rear. Here, the primary camera is a 64 MP sensor where secondary camera is an 8 MP ultra wide lens with 119-degree field-of-view. Lastly the auxiliary camera is a 2 MP monochrome sensor.
The camera app comes with different photography features like night scene mode, time lapse, slow-motion video, UltraShot HDR, Portrait, Panorama, Pro mode, Smart scene recognition and Filters. Meanwhile, its rear camera can shoot up to 4K videos at 30/60fps and 1080p at 30/60fps with gyro-EIS. Also, slow-motion video at 120fps.
Battery and Miscellaneous
The Nord CE 5G is powered with a 4,500mAh battery with support of 30T Plus Warp charge. The company states that the phone gets 70% charged in just 30 minutes.
The other features available on the handset are dual nano-SIM with 5G support, Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.1, A-GPS, USB Type-C 2.0, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
OnePlus Nord CE 5G Specifications
|Display||6.43-inches Fluid AMOLED panel, sRGB, Display P3|
|Body||159.2 x 73.5 x 7.9 mm (h*w*t), 170 gram|
|Resolution||1080 x 2400 Pixels, 20:9, ~410 ppi density|
|Touch Sampling Rate||–|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G 5G (8 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 570)|
|RAM||6/8/12 GB LPDDR4x|
|Storage||128/256 GB UFS 2.1|
|OS & UI||Android 11 with OxygenOS 11|
|Rear Camera||Triple Cameras |
Primary: 64 MP, f/1.79, 26mm (wide), PDAF, CAF
Ultra-wide: 8 MP, f/2.25, 119-degree FOV
Mono: 2 MP with f/2.4
|Front Camera||16 MP with f/2.45|
|Video Resolutions||Rear: [email protected], [email protected]/60/120fps, [email protected] gyro-EIS|
Front: [email protected]/60fps
|Bluetooth||Yes, 5.1, aptX HD, LDAC, AAC|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Electronic Compass, Gyroscope, Ambient, Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Sensor Core|
|Security||In-display fingerprint sensor & Software based face-unlock|
|Charging||30T Plus Warp Charge|
|Color||Blue Void, Silver Ray, Charcoal Ink|
OnePlus Nord CE 5G price in Nepal and Availability
The OnePlus Nord Core Edition 5G comes in three different storage configurations. The base 6/128 GB option followed by 8/128GB option and the top-tier 12/256 GB. They are tagged with INR 22,999, INR 24,999 and INR 27,999 respectively. From June 11, it is available for pre-booking in India. And will hit the market from June 16. Making a pre-order will provide benefits of worth INR 2,699.
As for the OnePlus Nord CE 5G price in Nepal, we can expect it to start around NPR 42,000. It is available in three color options: Charcoal Ink, Silver Ray and Blue Void.
|OnePlus Nord CE 5G||Price in India||Price in Nepal (Expected)|
|6/128 GB||INR 22,999||NPR 41,999|
|8/128 GB||INR 24,999||NPR 44,999|
|12/256 GB||INR 27,999||NPR 49,999|