The pricing for the OnePlus Nord 2 Pac-Man edition from the popular flagship-killing brand has been revealed. The special edition product from the house of the original Nord, launched back in 2020 will feature a price tag of Rs 37,999, with a single 12+256GB variant on offer.
This means that the device will undercut the entry-level flagship product from the brand, the OnePlus 9R by a couple of thousand rupees, making it a clear buy for customers on a specific budget.
For those curious, this information comes via Oliver Zhang from the smartphone brand, who unveiled the price and features of this special edition in an interaction with Android Central.
What Do We Know About the OnePlus Nord 2 Pac-Man Edition?
According to Zhang, the Pac-Man edition of the device has two different objectives, the first to provide a design that stands out and second, an exclusive software experience with unique features.
In case you wish to buy the Nord 2 Pac-Man Edition, do note that while the hardware is the same as the original Nord, the device will feature a unique Glow in the Dark design, outlining the Pac-Man maze in a neon hue.
Talking about user experience, the Nord 2 Pac-Man Edition runs Oxygen OS 11.3 on top of Android 11 out of the box, with a gamified UI with elements from the original Pac-Man game.
Zhang mentions that “OnePlus deeply customized the hardware and software of the OnePlus Nord 2 x PAC-MAN Edition, infusing it with endless fun and entertainment from the classic PAC-MAN arcade game.
Special UI Animations, Pac-Man Game Also Included!
The OnePlus Nord 2 x PAC-MAN Edition is the first OnePlus phone with a gamified user experience at its core. We hope users will be as excited to delve into this phone as they were when they played PAC-MAN for the first time,” Zhang said.
Certain software features of the device include certain OxygenOS icons that are no customized to provide a retro game look, with new live wallpapers, animations and static wallpapers too. The Pac-Man 256 game is also present in the list of apps.
When it comes to the hardware side of things, the Nord 2 Pac-Man Edition carries over all of the specifications of the original Nord 2, meaning that despite all the rumours, the handset will feature the MediaTek Dimensity 1200 SoC, with a 4,500 mAh battery to boot with support for 65W charging.
Optics-wise, there is a 50MP Sony IMX 766 shooter with an 8MP ultra-wide snapper and a 2MP macro unit, with a 32MP selfie snapper to the front. There is a 6.43-inch Super AMOLED panel with 90Hz refresh rate support when it comes to the display.