With the launch of OnePlus Nord, OnePlus is gearing up to resurrect its mid-range smartphone space after nearly 5 years on 21st July via world’s first AR launch. Now, popular tipster Evan Blass (@evleaks) has showcased the case renders on his Patreon.
Vertically Stacked Cameras: Reminiscent of Oppo and Realme
The render, as teased by the company on other official posters, has a quad-camera setup along with a flashlight. The vertically stacked cameras whose design is similar to Realme and Oppo devices have put an end to the flurry of rumours. The render also has a TPU case pre-applied on the device.
At the front, we the usual dual punch-hole display with volume buttons to the left. On the right, there is a power button tucked beneath the famous OnePlus Slider on the right. All these render images seem to affirm the previous teasers that company has been floating around through its documentary series.
— Rohit Arora (@rohitarora_25) July 9, 2020
Exclusive Creators’ back covers incoming
One of the renders also had the famous YouTuber JerryRigEverything branding etched on to what looked like a proprietary case.
This revealed the bottom which will house a speaker grill, USB Type-C SIM tray, and primary microphone. From the renders, we weren’t able to spot a 3.5mm audio jack. This means the company is likely to carry on with the wireless audio theme with OnePlus Nord.
As mentioned earlier, Mr.Evan Blass has also revealed three special “OnePlus Creators’ Case” renders of popular creators like Camilla Engstrom, Finsta, and Zack Nelson for the OnePlus Nord hinting that the company could launch them alongside the device itself.
— Evan Blass (@evleaks) July 9, 2020
OnePlus Nord: What we know
Regarding the device, it will come with an AMOLED display which is likely to have a 90Hz refresh rate. The company has already confirmed that it will sport Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765 5G SoC onboard.
Moreover, Carl Pei also confirmed the device will flagship camera, which falls in line with the earlier tip of Android central hinting the presence of 48MP Primary shooter(could be Sony IMX586), 8MP ultra-wide, a 5MP Macro and a 2MP depth sensor. Also, the front will have a 32MP and an 8MP combo for selfies, as we already know.
Additionally, OnePlus has already confirmed that Nord will have (Optical Image Stabilization) OIS and presumably EIS with Night mode features as well. Other expected features are in-display fingerprint sensor, 4,100mAh battery with support for 30W warp charging, and 6/8GB of RAM and 128/256GB of storage options.