OnePlus Nord Special Edition to launch in India along with OnePlus 8T on October 14

OnePlus has confirmed that it will introduce a new Special Edition of the OnePlus Nord in India on 14th October. It is expected to launch alongside OnePlus 8T.


OnePlus made a long-awaited comeback in the mid-range segment with OnePlus Nord back in July. The company launched the smartphone in Nord Blue and Gray Onyx for the prospective buyers. Now, a couple of months after the launch, the company is going to introduce a new special edition of the smartphone. OnePlus via its social media accounts has already confirmed that the new special edition of OnePlus Nord will be introduced on October 14th. To those unaware, OnePlus is also launching it’s next flagship OnePlus 8T in India on the same day. Going by the official teaser, it looks like that the new special edition will come with Sandstone finish.

OnePlus Nord: Price, Features, and Specifications

OnePlus Nord comes in three memory and storage configurations and costs Rs. 24,999 for 6GB RAM and 64GB storage, Rs. 27,999 for 8GB RAM and 128GB storage, while 12GB RAM and 256GB storage variant costs Rs. 29,999.

The smartphone features a modern bezel-less display with a punch-hole notch and has a glass sandwich design with plastic chassis. It offers a 6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080×2400, a 90Hz refresh rate, and a 20:9 aspect ratio. Under-the-hood, it sports an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G SoC with Adreno 620 GPU, up to 12GB LPDDR4x RAM, and UFS 2.1 storage.

It packs a 48MP quad-rear camera setup with a Sony IMX586 primary sensor that has f/1.75 aperture and OIS support, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens with 119° field of view and f/2.25 aperture, a 2MP macro sensor with f/2.4 aperture, and a 5MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. For the selfies, it offers a 32MP dual-front camera setup with a Sony IMX616 sensor that has f/2.45 aperture, and an 8MP ultra-wide camera with 105° field of view and f/2.45 aperture.

The smartphone features an in-display fingerprint scanner and supports face unlock as well. It packs a 4,115mAh battery with Warp Charge 30T 30W fast charging support. Connectivity options include dual-SIM support with 5G connectivity, 2.4/5 GHz Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, dual-band GPS, and USB Type-C port.