The OnePlus Nord continues to be a fairly solid affordable Android device, but with an updated and upgraded model on the scene, you might see the latest OnePlus device and have cast an envious glance over at the latest release. But is there enough of a difference to warrant switching from the OnePlus Nord to the OnePlus Nord 2?
OnePlus Nord Stories July 22
OnePlus Nord Stories July 12
OxygenOS 184.108.40.206 rolls out for OnePlus Nord w/ June security patch, battery boosts
OxygenOS 220.127.116.11 is now rolling out for the OnePlus Nord with some battery longevity improvements alongside the overdue June 2021 security patch.
OnePlus Nord Stories May 28
OxygenOS 18.104.22.168 for OnePlus Nord adds May patch, plenty of camera tweaks
OxygenOS 22.214.171.124 is now rolling out for the OnePlus Nord with a slew of camera tweaks and that all-important May 2021 security patch.
OnePlus Nord Stories May 17
[Update: ‘Nord CE 5G’] OnePlus ‘Nord N1 5G’ is apparently the company’s next budget model
Last year saw a return to the affordable market for OnePlus with… mixed results. Now, we’re getting the first details of the company’s 2021 plans. This year, the “OnePlus Nord N1 5G” is apparently coming to market.
OnePlus Nord Stories April 29
OxygenOS Open Beta 5 for OnePlus Nord rolls out w/ numerous camera fixes
OxygenOS Open Beta 5 has now dropped for the OnePlus Nord with last year’s affordable 5G-capable device gaining a number of camera-related tweaks and bug fixes.
OnePlus Nord Stories March 24
OxygenOS 126.96.36.199 for OnePlus Nord brings March patch, battery improvements
OxygenOS 188.8.131.52 is now rolling out for the OnePlus Nord with the update most notably bringing the March 2021 security patch and some potential battery boosts.
OnePlus Nord Stories March 15
[Update: Rollout restarted] Stable OxygenOS 11 w/ Android 11 update begins rolling out for OnePlus Nord
The stable OxygenOS 11 update complete with Android 11 is now officially rolling out for the OnePlus Nord after a couple of months of testing and beta builds.
OnePlus Nord Stories March 8
OxygenOS 11 Open Beta 4 rolls out OnePlus Nord w/ February patch, more
The OxygenOS 11 Open Beta 4 update is now rolling out for the OnePlus Nord with some notable fixes and the February 2021 security patch in tow.
OnePlus Nord Stories March 4
When OnePlus debuted the Nord last year with its affordable price tag, the company attributed the possibility to the Snapdragon 765G processor. For 2021, though, it appears a different route has been decided on. According to a new report, OnePlus Nord 2 will switch from Qualcomm to MediaTek.
OnePlus Nord Stories January 26
OxygenOS 11 Open Beta 2 now rolling out for OnePlus Nord w/ multiple tweaks and bug fixes
The OxygenOS 11 Open Beta 2 update is now rolling out for the OnePlus Nord after the first beta phase with a multitude of bug fixes and software tweaks.
OnePlus Nord Stories January 8
OnePlus made a splash with the original OnePlus Nord phone, making its hardware and OxygenOS experience available at a more accessible price point. For those who perhaps aren’t a fan of OxygenOS or want their device to last longer than the official updates, LineageOS 17.1 is gaining support for the OnePlus Nord.
OnePlus Nord Stories December 29, 2020
OxygenOS 10.5.10 rolls out for OnePlus Nord w/ December patch, more
While we await the Android 11 update for several existing OnePlus devices including the OnePlus Nord, OxygenOS 10.5.10 is rolling out with the December 2020 security patch plus some India-specific functions.
OnePlus Nord Stories October 12, 2020
OnePlus Nord lineup could arrive in the US on October 26th w/ two smartphones
The OnePlus Nord marked the company’s return to affordable smartphones, but it was unfortunate to see that the device wouldn’t be landing in the United States. Now, though, a leak has revealed that two OnePlus Nord devices are being launched in the US this month.
OnePlus Nord Stories September 28, 2020
The OnePlus software release cycle has an interesting release cycle that consists of a closed beta, open beta, and final release. Today, just a few months after release, the Chinese OEM is now requesting signups for the OnePlus Nord closed beta program.
OnePlus Nord Stories September 21, 2020
Could you imagine the frustration and panic you would feel if you pulled your phone out of your pocket and it was resetting itself? For some OnePlus Nord owners, that nightmare is a reality as random reboots and even resets are occurring on these devices.
OnePlus Nord Stories September 17, 2020
After a limited global launch, the OnePlus Nord is set to come to the US as a refreshed model, according to a new report.
OnePlus Nord Stories September 1, 2020
OxygenOS 10.5.6 for OnePlus Nord brings yet more camera tweaks, more
OxygenOS 10.5.6 is now rolling out for the affordable OnePlus Nord, with the patch bringing some further camera improvements plus some power consumption boosts.
OnePlus Nord Stories August 24, 2020
OxygenOS 10.5.5 rolling out for OnePlus Nord w/ camera tweaks, battery boosts
OxygenOS 10.5.5 is now rolling out for the recently released OnePlus Nord with a number of improvements for the camera and power consumption.
OnePlus Nord Stories August 10, 2020
OxygenOS 10.5.4 rolls out for OnePlus Nord w/ display improvements, camera tweaks, more
OxygenOS 10.5.4 is now rolling out for the affordable OnePlus Nord, which includes fixes for the display with some added camera improvements too.
OnePlus Nord Stories July 31, 2020
It looks like some early OnePlus Nord models are already experiencing display issues including “purple-tint” and off-axis color problems.
OnePlus Nord Stories July 29, 2020
OnePlus Nord lacks the bands for US networks, so don’t bother importing one
OnePlus Nord is an exciting release when it comes to affordable Android smartphones, but it isn’t going on sale in the United States. If you were hoping to get around that restriction and just import a OnePlus Nord to the US, you really shouldn’t because the phone lacks support for US networks.
OnePlus Nord Stories July 27, 2020
It’s easy to criticize brands that have made their name on aggressively low price to performance when they steadily bump up costs and move away from the “flagship killer” roots. However, the OnePlus Nord feels like a step back and reassessment of what we should expect from future mid-rangers.
OnePlus Nord Stories July 21, 2020
While we still don’t have an official launch date, pricing, or even confirmed specifications, OnePlus has now confirmed that its upcoming smartphone will indeed be called the OnePlus Nord.
When it was confirmed that the OnePlus Nord would be the first mid-range device from the firm since the OnePlus X, our impressions were suitably shifted ahead of time.
The OnePlus Nord has now gone official as the first mid-range smartphone from the original “flagship killer” company in five years.
OnePlus Nord Stories July 18, 2020
OnePlus Nord Stories July 17, 2020
For the past several weeks, OnePlus has been teasing its upcoming affordable smartphone, Nord. While lesser specs would be acceptable on a budget phone, OnePlus Nord isn’t taking that route, and today, has confirmed some of the premium offerings.
OnePlus Nord Stories July 16, 2020
OnePlus Nord online pop-up shop coming as pre-orders sell out
Despite only being a mid-range smartphone, OnePlus Nord pre-orders have been selling out day by day. For those that have missed out, luckily, you’ll be able to get the OnePlus Nord via several online pop-up shops shortly after release.
OnePlus Nord Stories July 14, 2020
OnePlus Nord Stories July 13, 2020
The OnePlus Nord may be an affordable smartphone, but it’s not skimping much on features. Today, OnePlus Nord was confirmed to have a wide-angle selfie camera. You know, to avoid death by selfie stick.
OnePlus Nord Stories July 10, 2020
The OnePlus Nord is highly anticipated even despite proposed limited global availability. Now thanks to leaked press renders, we have our best look yet at the OnePlus Nord ahead of a July 21 launch.
OnePlus Nord Stories July 7, 2020
OnePlus Nord reportedly has a quad-camera array w/ 48MP primary camera
We already know the OnePlus Nord is set to arrive on July 21st, and the CEO has teased a number of times that it will have a “flagship” camera. Now, though, we know what sensors will make up the OnePlus Nord’s camera array.
The OnePlus Nord is hotly anticipated and, so far, we already know quite a lot about it. Now, OnePlus has confirmed the official launch date of the Nord, while the CEO himself confirmed a key camera detail.
OnePlus Nord Stories July 6, 2020
What feature does the OnePlus Nord have to get right to earn your cash? [Poll]
After years of continually rising prices, OnePlus is finally prepared to re-enter the mid-range smartphone market. The OnePlus Nord is set to debut in the next few weeks, but what features does this phone have to get right for you to pick it up?
OnePlus Nord Stories July 3, 2020
The highly anticipated OnePlus Nord has briefly flirted with the camera during a short Instagram teaser, and, therefore, giving us a proper look at the upcoming design.
OnePlus Nord Stories July 1, 2020
In yet another majorly shocking revelation, the OnePlus Nord is set to come with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chipset.
OnePlus Nord Stories June 26, 2020
As we await the first in a new line of OnePlus hardware in the form of “Nord” we have quite a few rumors to sift through and sort.