OnePlus Nord AR launch is happening on July 21. The brand is unveiling its affordable, mid-range device in a unique never before seen AR launch event. It will be a marked shift from the usual video streaming launch event to a unique AR experience. Post the announcement, the brand is sending out feelers on its social media handles. Via these teasers, OnePlus is confirming key features of Nord.
Today’s teaser is about camera specifications. While putting up a video on Instagram, the company captioned “What a way to go. Drop your sticks and join us for the world’s first AR smartphone launch on July 21“
The graphical video shared on the account had subtitles showing how Nord will help in ditching Selfie sticks and the reason behind it. The brand has tried to address one of the pertinent drawbacks of selfie sticks and how it is addressing with dual selfie cameras. The video ended with the confirmation of a 105-degree ultra-wide selfie snapper packed OnePlus Nord.
Let us recap the specifications confirmed by the company and the rumored ones floating on internet.
OnePlus Nord confirmed specifications
The Nord will be powered by Qualcomm’s 5G-enabled SD 765G chipset with at least 6GB RAM. The display panel will be AMOLED. Though the company has not confirmed about refresh rate but the teaser page on Amazon confirms it to be 90Hz.
On the optics front, OnePlus has confirmed that Nord will sport rear quad-camera stack. The dual punch-hole selfie cameras will have a 105-degree ultra-wide selfie snapper. The quad rear cameras will also have optical image stabilization (OIS) on at least one of the cameras.
OnePlus Nord rumored specifications
The famous tipster @evleaks has kept his followers updated with the leaks and rumors he has received on OnePlus Nord. As per image tipped by him, OnePlus Nord will have a 6.44-inch Fluid AMOLED 90Hz screen with a 20:9 aspect ratio and a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. It will be packed with a 4115 mAh battery supported by Warp Charge 30T.
Few more details of camera can be read from the image of specs shared. The quad rear camera setup will feature a 48MP Sony IMX 586 f/1.75 sensor with OIS and EIS, an 8MP 119-degree ultra-wide sensor, a 5MP f/2.4 depth lens, and a 2MP f/2.4 macro sensor.
As per Blass, the dual selfie camera will feature a 32MP f/2.45 primary lens and an 8MP f/2.45 105-degree ultra-wide lens,
The other rumored features include facial recognition and an in-display fingerprint scanner. It is likely to be launched in two variants, 8GB and 12GB LPDDR4x RAM and 128GB/ 256GB internal storage.
It is rumored that Nord will come in three color options namely Blue Marble, Gray Onyx, and Gray Ash. As far as price is concerned, the base variant of OnePlus Nord can debut at $499 or even lower. Romanian retailer had listed OnePlus Nord (8GB RAM/128 GB internal storage) on its site with selling price at 2,229.99 lei. In India, OnePlus Nord Price is expected to hover around Rs.26,999(8GB RAM/128 GB internal storage) and 28,999 (12GB RAM/256 GB internal storage)
The smartphone is about to make debut in India and other international markets and globally in a week’s time. Till the day up to launch, expect the brand to reveal more details about the OnePlus Nord.