Normally, we see established leakers push out telephone renders upfront from their official reveals. Nevertheless, at the moment we noticed a “leak” of a OnePlus telephone from a way more uncommon channel: the corporate’s CEO.
Pete Lau sat down with PCMag to speak concerning the subsequent funds telephone within the OnePlus Nord line often known as the OnePlus Nord N200. It is going to be a direct follow-up to final yr’s OnePlus Nord N100, which was, on the time, the corporate’s most cost-effective and lowest-powered telephone ever.
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As one would count on, the Nord N200 doesn’t stray too removed from the mildew of the N100. Nevertheless, Lau says it incorporates not less than two options that the N100 lacked: an FHD+ show and 5G help.
Try the render Lau equipped to PCMag under.
OnePlus Nord N200
At first look, the Nord N200 appears to crib from the Samsung Galaxy S21 in addition to the OnePlus 8T. Nevertheless, it’s far more benign than that: the telephone is basically a rebranded model of the Oppo A93, which launched in January this yr. Do observe that the OnePlus Nord N100 (and its costlier sibling, the Nord N10) was additionally an Oppo rebrand.
As such, this telephone doesn’t characteristic the long-lasting alert slider we affiliate with extra premium OnePlus units. If OnePlus sticks with its straight rebrand technique, the specs of the A93 counsel the Nord N200 would have microSD card help, a headphone jack, a 48MP essential digital camera sensor supported by two 2MP depth sensors, a big 5,000mAh battery, and a Snapdragon 480 chipset. Nevertheless, these inner specs could be barely totally different for the OnePlus Nord N200.
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Notably, the telephone has a 90Hz show refresh price, too. The Nord N100 additionally had this, however its show was caught at 720p. This time round, you get a 6.5-inch LCD show with an FHD+ decision.
Lau says that the Nord 200 will launch in the US quickly for below $250. Judging from the success of the Nord N10 and Nord N100, it ought to promote extremely effectively at that value.