OnePlus Nord 2 5G Overseas Model: Overview
Design and Display
Oneplus Nord 2 5G features a 6.43-inch Fluid AMOLED panel with a 90Hz refresh rate. Thankfully, the Nord 2 5G retains the iconic alert slider, which was left out on the recent OnePlus Nord CE. The phone has Gorilla Glass 5 on the front and back, while the frames are polycarbonate.
Oneplus Nord 2 5G has taken its design cues from the OnePlus 9series. There are three colors to choose from- Blaze Haze, Gray Sierra, and Green Woods. The other two feature a dual-layer 3D AG glass.
Dimensity 1200-AI SoC
OnePlus has collaborated with MediaTek to include additional AI features to theDimensity 1200using the Open Resource Architecture. As a result, OnePlus has given the chip a new nameDimensity 1200-AI.Nord 2 5G brings improvements in camera, display, and performance. For photography, there will be AI Photo/Video Enhancement and DOL-HDR.
Software-wise, Oneplus Nord 2 5G runs on OxygenOS 11.3. This is the first OnePlus phone to ship with OxygenOS- ColorOS merged codebase. A notable addition here is a game optimization app called OnePlus Game.
At the back, Oneplus Nord 2 5G has a OnePlus 9-like camera module. However, the placement of the flash is different. The primary camera here is the 50MP Sony IMX766 sensor. Moving on, theres an 8MP ultrawide and a 2MP monochrome sensor completing the triple camera array.
There is no macro sensor this time around. Upfront, you get a 32MP Sony IMX615 sensor for selfies and video calls.
Battery: This phone is fueled by a 4,500mAh battery. The Nord 2 matches the flagship devices in charging speed too. OnePlus has included the same 65W fast charging here, which is a notable upgrade from the 30W charging on the original Nord.