OnePlus Nord 2 5G has been launched in India as a latest addition in the company’s Nord series. In comparison with last year’s OnePlus Nord that came with quad rear cameras and had dual selfie cameras, the OnePlus Nord 2 5G comes with triple rear cameras and a punch-hole display with a single selfie camera. The OnePlus Nord 2 5G comes with a bigger primary camera sensor, larger battery, and faster charging.
OnePlus Nord 2 5G price in India, availability details
OnePlus Nord 2 5G price in India starts at Rs 27,999 for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant is priced at Rs 29,999 and the 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant costs Rs 34,999. It is offered in Blue Haze, Gray Sierra, and Green Wood (India-exclusive) colour options. The base variant is limited to the Blue Haze colour option, while the 8GB and 12GB models are available in both Gray Sierra. The Green Wood hue vatiant is exclusive to the 12GB version.
The OnePlus Nord 2 5G will go on an early access sale in India through Amazon and OnePlus.in starting July 26. The 8GB and 12GB RAM models in Blue Haze and Gray Sierra colour options will be available in the early access sale, and it will be limited for Amazon Prime members via Amazon and OnePlus Red Cable Club members through OnePlus.in site and the company’s offline retail channels.
The open sale for the OnePlus Nord 2 5G will begin from July 28th through Amazon, OnePlus.in, OnePlus Experience Stores, and retail partners including Reliance Digital, Croma, and Bajaj Electronics, among others. The open sale will not include the 6GB variant and the 12GB option in Green Wood colour as those two will be available in August.
Launch offers on the OnePlus Nord 2 5G include a Rs 1,000 instant discount and no cost EMI for three and six months via credit cards and EMI transactions through Amazon, OnePlus.in, and OnePlus Experience Stores. Between July 26–31, customers will also get an additional Rs 1,000 exchange discount in lieu of their old smartphones. Purchases made through OnePlus.in and the OnePlus store app will additionally be eligible to get the OnePlus Band (worth Rs 2,499) at a price of Rs 1,499.
The OnePlus Nord 2 5G will also be bundled with three months of Spotify Premium subscription for select customers who are a part of the company’s loyalty programme Red Cable Club starting September 3. The Red Cable Club members will additionally be eligible for receiving benefits including Amazon Prime, Uber Executive, Spotify Premium access through Red Cable Pro plans.
OnePlus Nord 2 5G specifications
|Specifications||OnePlus Nord 2 5G|
|Display||6.43 inches, FHD+, Fluid AMOLED|
90Hz refresh rate,
85.8% screen-to-body ratio
409ppi pixel density
|Build||Gorilla Glass 5 (front and back), plastic frame|
|Software||Android 11, OxygenOS 11.3|
|SoC||MediaTek Dimensity 1200 5G (6 nm|
|RAM/ROM||6GB + 128GB, 8GB + 128GB, 12GB + 256GB|
|Front camera||32 MP, f/2.5|
|Rear camera||50 MP, f/1.9 (wide)|
8 MP, f/2.3, 119˚ (ultrawide)
2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
|Features||Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama, 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, gyro-EIS|
|Battery||Li-Po 4500 mAh, non-removable|
|Charging||Warp Charge 65W|
1-100% in 30 min (advertised)
The OnePlus Nord 2 5G runs OxygenOS 11.3 with Android 11 on top. This custom Android skin is based on OPPO’s ColorOS 11.3. It features a 6.43-inch FHD+ (1,080 x 2,400 pixels) Fluid AMOLED display with 90Hz refresh rate and 20:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, the phone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 1200-AI SoC, paired with up to 12GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage.
As for optics, OnePlus Nord 2 5G carries a triple setup that includes a 50MP Sony IMX766 primary sensor with an f/1.88 aperture and optical image stabilisation (OIS). The camera setup also houses an 8MP ultra-wide camera with an f/2.25 aperture, 119.7-degree a field of view (FoV), and electronic image stabilisation (EIS). A 2MP monochrome sensor is also available at the back with an f/2.5 aperture. For selfies and video calls, the OnePlus Nord 2 5G has a 32MP Sony IMX615 camera sensor at the front, with an f/2.45 aperture. The front camera also supports E1S.
OnePlus has provided up to 4K video recording at 30fps frame rate on the Nord 2 5G. There are also preloaded video-focussed functions such as Super Slow Motion video recording on 1080p at 120fps, Time-Lapse, Video editor. There are also proprietary features including Nightscape Ultra, AI Photo Enhancement, AI Video Enhancement, UltraShot HDR, Portrait Mode, Dual Video, and a Pro Mode.
The OnePlus Nord 2 5G is backed by a 4,500mAh battery with 65W Warp Charge (supported charger is in the box). The phone is claimed to charge from 0 to 100 percent in just 30 minutes. It has comes with dual stereo speakers, noise cancellation support, and an in-display fingerprint sensor.
Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, GPS / A-GPS/ NavIC, NFC, and a USB Type-C port. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope, and a proximity sensor. Lastly, the phone measures 158.9 x 73.2 x 8.25mm and weighs 189 grams.