OnePlus is working on a new Nord series smartphone and the launch may happen as early as the first quarter of 2022. The company is tight-lipped about the plans of launching the Nord 2 CE but numerous reports and leaks have suggested that the phone might launch soon. A new report has now suggested that OnePlus might launch the new Nord device as early as the first quarter of 2022. Also Read - Amazon Great Republic Day sale: Offers on OnePlus, Realme, Redmi smartphones
The OnePlus device codenamed Ivan will be launched in Q1 2022, according to a report by 91Mobiles. The OnePlus device is most likely going to be a Nord device. Considering that the Nord 2 was launched recently, OnePlus might introduce the successor to OnePlus Nord CE which might be named OnePlus Nord 2 CE 5G. The Nord CE was launched in June this year, and the device will be completing its update cycle by mid-2022. However, OnePlus might launch the new device ahead of schedule. Also Read - OnePlus Nord phone under Rs 20,000? It is going to be reality soon
The Nord 2 CE 5G is expected to be a mid-range premium device. Details about the device have been leaked by tipster Yogesh Brar. The leaked report suggests that the device will come with a 6.4-inch AMOLED display. The refresh rate of the device is expected to be limited to 90Hz. Also Read - OnePlus 10 Pro India launch imminent? Phone spotted on certification site
In terms of performance, the device might feature the MediaTek Dimensity 900 chipset. In terms of RAM and storage options, the OnePlus Nord 2 CE 5G might get the combination of 6GB RAM with 128GB storage and 8GB RAM and 256GB of internal storage. The device might launch with Android-12 based OxygenOS 12.
In terms of optics, the device is expected to sport a triple lens setup. The primary lens will be a 64-megapixel sensor paired with an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens and a 2-megapixel macro lens. The front camera will be housed in a punch hole and OnePlus is expected to use a 16MP snapper for the device.