OnePlus Nord official: everything you need to know

OnePlus has announced the OnePlus Nord official. The Nord is a new midrange phone and will be in stores on August 4 from 399 euros.

OnePlus Nord

The  OnePlus Nord has been unveiled. With this affordable mid-range, OnePlus wants to market a more accessible OnePlus smartphone that rivals any other products in the OnePlus family. The manufacturer has therefore equipped the Nord with functions that we know from the premium OnePlus phones such as the 90 Hz Fluid Display, OxygenOS and Warp Charge 30T.oneplus nord specifications


Dimensions:  158.3 x 73.3 x 8.2 mm

Screen:  6.44 inch Fluid AMOLED (2400 x 1080), 408 ppi

Processor:  Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G

RAM:  8 GB or 12 GB RAM

Storage:  128 GB or 256 GB internal (UFS 2.1)

Selfie camera:  32 MP with f / 2.45, 8 MP wide-angle camera with f / 2.45

Main camera: 48 MP main camera with f / 1.75, 8 MP wide-angle camera with f / 2.25, 5 MP depth camera with f / 2.4, 2 MP macro camera with f / 2.4

Battery:  4,115 mAh

Software version:  OxygenOS 10.5 based on  Android 10

Extra:  Fast charging (30 watt Warp Charge 30T), a fingerprint scanner in the screen, a screen with 90 Hz refresh rate dual-sim, 5G

Many cameras

The OnePlus Nord has four rear cameras. The first is the same 48 MP  IMX586 main camera as that of the OnePlus 8 series. This camera is equipped with OIS and EIS to take better-exposed photos in underexposed conditions. Photos are further enhanced via camera software.

Main camera:  48 MP main camera with f / 1.75, 8 MP wide angle camera with f / 2.25, 5 MP depth camera with f / 2.4, 2 MP macro camera with f / 2.4

Furthermore, we see an 8 MP wide-angle camera, a 5 MP depth camera, and a 2 MP macro camera on the phone. With these cameras, you can capture a lot of images, take a close-up or shoot a portrait photo. The macro camera is also the same as that of the  OnePlus 8. The phone also has a night mode.Official OnePlus Nord

This night mode is called Nightscape and is available on both the main rear camera and the wide-angle front camera. Nightscape takes up to nine different photos with varying exposure times. The smartphone then combines the photos in just a few seconds, resulting in clearer photos in low light.

Selfie camera:  32 MP main camera with f / 2.45, 8 MP wide-angle camera with f / 2.45

On the front we see a dual camera on a OnePlus phone for the first time. There is a 32-megapixel main camera. The camera supports 4K videos at up to 60fps. The 8-megapixel wide-angle camera on the front has a viewing angle of 105 degrees, making it easy to take a group selfie.


Smooth screen and fast performance

The OnePlus Nord official has a 6.44 inch Fluid AMOLED screen with a refresh rate of 90 Hz. We know this refresh rate from the  OnePlus 7 Pro and ensure that images are displayed smoother. The screen also has 2,048 levels of automatic brightness, which should ensure smoother brightness transitions and more comfort for your eyes.

Screen:  6.44 inch Fluid AMOLED (2400 x 1080), 408 ppi

The OnePlus Nord official is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G 5G. This makes the Nord suitable for the 5G network. In addition, you can choose from a variant with 8 GB RAM and 128 GB storage or 12 GB RAM and 256 GB storage.OnePlus Nord Official photo

OnePlus delivers its latest OxygenOS 10.5 software. This is based on Android 10. OxygenOS 10.5 is equipped with Dark Mode, Zen Mode and many customization options to make the smartphone your own: from customizing the icons to the fingerprint animations. Like the more expensive OnePlus phones, the Nord can count on two years of software updates and three years of security updates.

Warp Charge 30T

The OnePlus Nord has Warp Charge 30T. We know this fast charging technology from the premium OnePlus smartphones and charge the Nord’s 4,115 mAh battery within half an hour to 70 percent. OnePlus also guarantees this speed if you use the phone while charging. When charging at night, the Nord uses machine learning to reduce the time it charges to 100 percent, extending the battery life

Buy OnePlus Nord

The OnePlus Nord is available in the Netherlands and Belgium for 399 euros (8 GB / 128 GB) and 499 euros (12 GB / 256 GB) and you can choose from the colors Blue Marble and Gray Onyx. The OnePlus Nord will be available from August 4 via  OnePlus. You can pre-order the phone via Belsimpel,, and Coolblue.

Do you want to be one of the first with a OnePlus Nord? The smartphone will also be available through an online pop-up event taking place on July 21, 2020, at 4:30 PM. This virtual event offers you the opportunity to purchase the Nord before the official sale starts. There is also a selection of merchandise available for those who manage to get an OnePlus Nord Pop-Up Box. More info can be found here.

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