New smartphone with a 5G modem at a really attractive price, it is the new OnePlus Nord 2 5G that offers us a good set of hardware with quite high performance for its starting price.
OnePlus Nord 2 5G Features
The OnePlus Nord 2 5G is a rival to be reckoned with in the mid-range by specs without a doubt. It includes the powerful new Mediatek Dimensity 1200-AI SoC with which we already have 5G connectivity integrated. It also has Wifi 6, an AMOLED screen at 90Hz, a rear camera sensor of 50 MP and a front camera of 32 MP and a fast charge of Warp Charge of up to 65 W that allows us to have a charge for the whole day in just 30 minutes.
SoC, RAM and storage
The Nord 2 5G from OnePlus includes as a central axis a Mediatek Dimensity 1200-AI Octa Core SoC manufactured in 6nm with 4 ARM Cortex – A78 CPUs that reach 3 GHz and 4 ARM Cortex – A55 2.0 GHz CPUs and in the graphic section we have a powerful Mali-G77 MC9 GPU. This new version has artificial intelligence improvements for image AI Video Enhancement, AI Color Bost, AI Resolution Boost and Smart Ambient Display that changes the screen color bed depending on the environment.
Additionally, the RAM is 8/12 GB LPDDR4X and for storage we have 128/256 GB of high-speed UFS 3.1 memory expandable by micro SD available in the dualSIM slot that we have on one side.
Display and other specifications
The OnePlus Nord 2 5G screen is a 6.43-inch AMOLED with a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels, a density of 410ppi and a refresh rate of 90Hz. In the photographic section we have a 32 MP front camera (Sony IMX615), the set of rear cameras has a 50 MP Sony main (Sony IMX766), an 8 MP portrait lens and a 2 MP macro with an LED Flash . The cameras also have IA support that integrates the new SoC Dimensity 1200-IA.
Besides, the fingerprint reader is integrated into the screen and we have Wifi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC, GPS and a 5G Modem compatible with world bands that mounts a Dual SIM + micro SD tray. As connectors we do not have a 3.5 mm audio jack, but a USB Type-C port with an included adapter. The battery is 4500 mAh with fast charging Warp Charge 65 W and includes a compatible charger.
Price and availability
The new OnePlus Nord 2 5G can be bought on sale on AliExpress from $420.69.