OnePlus has just announced three new products that join the Nord range: the smartphones Nord 2T5G and Nord CE 2 Lite5G, within its most economical series, and Nord Buds headphones, the first audio product of the family that is characterized by integrating super fast charging.
This is the OnePlus Nord 2T5G
It is an upgraded version of the OnePlus Nord 25G, the company’s premium device for the mid-range sector. This includes 80W SuperVOOC charging (the same technology as the OnePlus 10 Pro5G), an upgraded Dimensity 1300 chipset, and a 32-megapixel front camera. It includes OxygenOS 12.1 and is characterized by an excellent price level.
Among the highlights of the product, we must mention the 80W SUPERVOOC fast charging system that fully fills (from 1 to 100%) the 4,500 mAh dual-cell battery in 27 minutes. Provides autonomy needed for a whole day with 15 minutes of charging, 120% faster than the original OnePlus Nord.
This new device is TÜV Rheinland certified for safe use. It has 9 built-in temperature sensors to monitor the charging temperature in real time, making sure the device stays cool during the charging process.
On the back, it has a camera made up of a 50 MP Sony IMX766 sensor with optical image stabilization (OIS), and an 8 MP ultra-wide-angle camera with a 120° field of view that allows you to capture more of each scene. and a 2 MP macro lens.
The 50MP Sony IMX766 sensor was chosen for its 1/1.56-inch size, 1.0μm pixel size, and OIS compatibility. These features give good low-light performance, allowing you to capture good photos in dimly lit environments. With an enhanced Nightscape mode, the power and AI of the MediaTek Dimensity 1300 chipset greatly improves system performance. It is also capable of recording slow-motion videos with a high frame rate of up to 960 fps. The camera uses the same 32 MP sensor as the OnePlus 10 Pro. It features electronic image stabilization (EIS) and an AI blur algorithm that improves clarity and sharpness.
Processor and values
It is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 1300 chipset that enables the Octa-Core processor to reach speeds of up to 3GHz, resulting in optimal gaming performance, more efficient power consumption, and better temperature control with HyperEngine 5.0. It is accompanied by up to 12GB of LPDDR4X RAM and up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage.
The device supports Wi-Fi/Bluetooth Hybrid 2.0 technology, which enables more consistent data speeds when connected to wireless networks and reduces audio latency when the device connects to Wi-Fi and Bluetooth devices simultaneously.
The screen is 6.43-inch AMOLED FHD + with a refresh rate of 90 Hz.
It is 8.2mm thick and 190g in weight, and comes in two color combinations: gray and green.
The OnePlus Nord 2T5G will go on sale on May 24 from 409 euros and 509 euros, depending on the version.
This is the Nord CE Lite5G
It incorporates a low-power chipset, a fast-charging battery and a 120 Hz screen. It also has OxygenOS 12.1, 5G connectivity and maintains features of the OnePlus Nord CE family, such as a 3.5 mm headphone jack and up to 1 TB Expandable storage via microSD.
It is powered by the Snapdragon 695 5G mobile platform that offers an Octa-Core processor with speeds of up to 2.2 GHz. This combination of chips was chosen looking for a balance between performance and energy efficiency. It is supported by a Qualcomm Adreno 619 graphics card, which improves performance by up to 30% compared to the previous generation, as well as 8 GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 128 GB of storage.
The 5,000 mAh battery can power the device for a whole day. Based on internal testing, it can play YouTube videos for approximately 21 hours, or play 23 consecutive 30-minute rounds of PUBG Mobile on a single charge. It has a 33W SUPERVOOC charge, which recharges the battery from 1 to 50% in 30 minutes.
The screen is 6.59-inch FHD + with a refresh rate of 120 Hz and LCD technology. It supports the HyperBoost game engine, which drives features like the General Performance Adapter (GPA) frame stabilizer.
It features a triple camera system headed by a 64 MP main sensor with large pixel size and allows you to take photos with less blur and noise, especially in low-light environments thanks to the characteristic Nightscape mode. The 64 MP main sensor works in tandem with a 2 MP depth assist camera to give Portrait mode photos more depth.
The front features a 16 MP camera with electronic image stabilization (EIS). It provides Dual-View Video functionality, to record with its front and rear cameras at the same time.
It comes in two color versions: blue and black.
The OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite5G will go on sale on May 24 for 309 euros.
OnePlus Nord Buds
The OnePlus Nord Buds expand the Nord product portfolio and feature 12.4mm titanium dynamic drivers, Dolby Atmos support, and 30 hours of combined playback on a single charge.
They are equipped with 12.4mm titanium dynamic drivers selected for their good bass and treble reproduction. They support Dolby Atmos, Dolby’s spatial audio technology that emulates the 3D audio effects of a typical surround sound system when consuming compatible movies, music or games.
They integrate 4 microphones that filter unwanted background noise during calls, powered by reduction algorithms powered by Artificial Intelligence and a mechanical design that limits wind noise.
They offer 30 hours of combined playback on a single charge. The headphones themselves provide 7 hours of playback on one charge, and with the fast one you can get 5 hours of audio playback after 10 minutes on power.
They are IP55 rated against water and sweat, and feature a sweat-resistant hydrophobic nano coating that protects against corrosion.
The OnePlus Nord Buds headphones will go on sale on May 24 at a price of 49 euros.
George is Digismak’s reported cum editor with 13 years of experience in Journalism