OnePlus Nord announcement to be made at 5.30 pm IST today: What to expect

OnePlus is expected to reveal the OnePlus Nord launch date at 5.30 pm IST today on its official Instagram page.


After weeks of teasing the smartphone, the OnePlus Nord is finally nearing its launch.

While many publications have reported that an Amazon teaser leak revealed that the OnePlus Nord will be launched on 21 July, the speculation can only be confirmed after OnePlus India's expected announcement today.

As per a subscription email we received from the OnePlus India PR Team, the company will be revealing the OnePlus Nord launch date at 5.30 pm IST today (7 July) on its official Instagram page.

 OnePlus Nord announcement to be made at 5.30 pm IST today: What to expect

OnePlus Nord is the company's upcoming affordable smartphone series. Image: OnePlus India

Calling it the 'Episode 02 of New Beginnings', the OnePlus email reads: "This year, we bring the launch right to your bedroom! Stage, set up, sound system, and even Carl! See you there on our official OnePlus Nord Instagram (@oneplus.nord) at 5:30 pm IST tomorrow, 7 July 2020."

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At the time of writing the story, OnePlus hadn't shared any information about the same on any of its social media platforms.

OnePlus Nord India launch date

In order to tune into today's announcement, you can head to OnePlus' Instagram page for the Nord series – @oneplus.nord – at 5.30 pm IST today.

Last night, OnePlus teased what the packaging of the OnePlus Nord would look like.

OnePlus Nord: What to expect

From what we know so far, the OnePlus Nord is likely to feature a dual-camera setup on the front that houses a 32 MP primary sensor and an 8 MP wide-angle sensor.

As per a previous report, the smartphone is expected to sport a 6.55-inch Super AMOLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate. It is expected to be powered by Snapdragon 765 SoC with 5G support. The smartphone is likely to offer 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage.

The report mentions that OnePlus Nord may have three cameras on the rear. A 64 MP primary camera, a 16 MP (supposedly ultra-wide) lens, and a 2 MP shooter, which can either be a depth sensor or dedicated macro unit. It is expected to house a 4,300 mAh battery with the company's 30W Wrap charge.


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