OnePlus is ready to repeat the success of the North, its first (and lucky) mid-range smartphone. One year after the launch of the series, the new OnePlus Nord 2 5G arrives today. This is not a distortion of the concept that revolves around the series born last summer and designed to make high-end products accessible by limiting privations to a minimum compared to the top of the range, but more of an update that has seen, among other , the company’s adoption of MediaTek processors. Nord 2 5G is in fact equipped with the Dimensity 1200-Ai which is joined to the OxygenOs interface. In addition to the processor, OnePlus has concentrated the major interventions on the photographic sector, equipping the device with a triple camera with a 50 megapixel Sony Imx766 main sensor and Ois stabilization, and on charging, adopting the Warp Charge 65 for the new smartphone.
As the company explains in presenting the new phone, the great improvements concerning night photography which, thanks to the sensor and stabilization, allows you to capture 56% more light than was possible with the Sony Imx586 sensor of the first North. . With Nightscape Ultra, an improved version of OnePlus’ Nightscape mode, you can take photographs in low light (up to 1 lux). The OnePlus Nord 2 5G is also equipped with an 8MP ultra-wide angle camera with 119.7-degree field of view, along with a 32MP selfie camera with a Sony Imx615 sensor. Among the innovations that accompany the latter is the new Group Shots 2.0 function, which can detect up to five faces at a time and optimize aspects from skin tone to facial details. In addition, OnePlus Nord 2 is equipped with Ai Video Enhancement which improves the brightness, color and contrast of video recordings in real time. For photos, the OnePlus Nord 2 comes with AI Photo Enhancement, a feature that recognizes up to 22 different photo scenarios and automatically adjusts settings for best results.
As for the battery, as in the OnePlus 9 Series flagships, OnePlus Nord 2 is equipped with a 4500 mAh double cell battery. With Warp Charge 65 charging technology you can charge from 0 to 100% in less than 35 minutes. OnePlus Nord 2 also adapts to reduce the time spent up to 100% of the battery, so as to keep it in good health during night recharges. Absent, however, wireless charging.
As with all the other smartphones of the brand, Nord 2 5G also does not disappoint on the display side, a flat 6.43 ” fluid Amoled with 90 Hz refresh rate. While the new processor adopted by OnePlus, the MediaTek Dimensity 1200- According to the benchmarks, Ai allows, compared to the previous Nord, 65% faster CPU performance and even 125% faster than the GPU. Alongside the processor there will be 8 or 12 gigabytes of Ram depending on the version purchased (8 + 128 or 12 + 256). Two SIM slots, both 5G, with download speeds up to 2.95 Gbps. Additionally, the smartphone has a powerful pair of stereo speakers and Haptics 2.0 technology to provide smoother and more sensitive haptic feedback.
Available in two colorways Blue Haze and Gray Sierra, it will receive two years of major Android updates and three years of security updates. The phone will be available on oneplus.com and on Amazon.it starting July 28th. The 8 + 128 version will be available from 399 euros, while the 12 + 256 version will be available from 499 euros. OnePlus is also organizing pre-order for all of its fans who wish to purchase the OnePlus Nord 2 5G before July 28th. Pre-order on oneplus.com and Amazon starts today at 5pm and ends July 27th. All those who purchase the OnePlus Nord 2 5G on oneplus.com during the pre-order period will be the first to receive the device with early shipment from July 26th. Additional benefits include 10% off the Nord 2 cover and protective screen and 50% off the OnePlus Buds Z.