The OnePlus Nord is official. After months of rumors and hypothesis, the Chinese language smartphone producer has confirmed the identify of its upcoming, and much-teased reasonably priced cellphone.
Initially rumored because the OnePlus Eight Lite and OnePlus Z, the OnePlus Nord identify additionally witnessed its fair proportion of leaks, and is the moniker the agency has settled on.
In its announcement, OnePlus stated that Nord is a brand new product line for the corporate, which can imply the reasonably priced handset – which the agency has confirmed is on its manner – could have a reputation which is an extension of ‘OnePlus Nord’.
OnePlus Founder and CEO, Pete Lau confirmed that the OnePlus Nord smartphone can be out there in Europe and India first, whereas “a choose variety of customers in North America may even get an opportunity to expertise the brand new system by a extremely restricted beta program after launch.”
It is not clear why OnePlus is operating a beta program within the US, or what number of models can be out there, however we’ll replace you once we know extra.
OnePlus additionally confirmed – through its Instagram channel – that it’s going to have 100 models of its new smartphone out there to order at 9am BST (4am EDT, 1am PDT) on July 1.
What’s going to the OnePlus Nord provide?
That is the primary time because the launch of the short-lived OnePlus X in 2015, that OnePlus is launching an reasonably priced handset to go alongside its flagship providing.
OnePlus hasn’t supplied up any additional info on the OnePlus Nord, in order that identify is all we all know for sure, however varied leaks have hinted at what you might be able to count on.
In keeping with a recent rumor, the OnePlus Nord is ready to have twin front-facing cameras (32MP + 8MP) in a punch-hole cutout within the nook of the display.
A spec leak suggests the OnePlus Nord will include a Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chipset, 6GB of RAM, 6.65-inch display and three rear cameras – nevertheless this report additionally says it’s going to have only one front-facing digicam.
In the meantime an older report claims the handset will include a MediaTek 1000 chipset, single entrance digicam and 6.4-inch display.
It means we’re not completely clear on what the OnePlus Nord will provide up with regards to market, and we’re nonetheless awaiting phrase on when will probably be formally revealed.