The Chinese manufacturer has announced the arrival of its new entry level OnePlus Nord N200, which brings with it the support to the 5G and arrives on the US market at a super advantageous price. What else awaits us from the brand's next device? Let's find out all the details!
OnePlus Nord N200 5G: everything you need to know
Design and display
The confirmation of the existence of the smartphone and its trade name came from none other than Pete Lau, CEO and founder of the Chinese house. During an interview, the executive announced the launch of OnePlus Nord N200 5G, a mid-range range with excellent potential. Announced in October 2020, the Nord N100 model (here you find our review) debuted with modest specifications and represents the entry into the world of OnePlus (less than € 150). Now the new entry level is finally official and brings with it various improvements. With the second chapter the company has decided to raise the bar and to introduce support for the 5G. In terms of design, the device adopts a style similar to that of the 9 series (very different from that of the model North CE).
On the display side we have a panel LCD IPS da 6.49 " with resolution Full HD + (the previous was only HD +), while maintaining the refresh rate at 90 Hz, ratio in 20: 9, density of 405 PPI and a glass with 2.5D curvature. The selfie camera is integrated into a punch-hole located in the upper left corner. The dimensions are of 163.1 x 74.9 x 8.3 mm for a weight of 189 grams; the fingerprint reader is present and positioned on the side.
Hardware and camera
As for the hardware part, we have the chipset to move OnePlus Nord N200 Snapdragon 480 by Qualcomm, solution 5G affordable; the SoC is equipped with the Adreno 619 GPU and is accompanied by 4 GB of RAM LPDDR4X e 64 GB of storage UFS 2.1 (expandable via microSD). The battery is a unit of 5.000 mAh with quick charge from 18W; finally there is no lack Android 11, in the form of OxygenOS 11.
Su Geekbench what should be the first benchmarks of the device have been loaded, signed as DE2117. We have limited performance, more than obvious, given the nature of the smartphone.
With regard to the photographic sector we are talking about a selfie camera from 16 MP (f/2.05) while the main package includes a triple module from 13 + 2 + 2 MP (f/2.2-2.4-2.4), with macro e monochrome. We conclude with connectivity, based on a 5G Dual SIM module, Dual Band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, Type-C, 3.5 mm mini jack. Obviously there is no lack ofNFC for payments, now essential even on board the cheaper models.
Price and release date
The new entry level OnePlus Nord N200 5G has been announced through US resellers and will go on sale - in the form of pre-orders - starting from Friday June 25, priced at $ 239.99, ie about 198 € at the current exchange rate; the launch is set only for the USA and Canada, but it is likely that the little one will also arrive in Europe (but at the moment there is no confirmation).⭐️ Discover the GizChina Advent Calendar with 25 super offers to unveil every day until Christmas .