One plus nord. OnePlus Nord review: Still the one to beat in 2021

OnePlus Nord Display OnePlus was one of the first companies to switch to high refresh rate panels, and the Nord thankfully does not miss out in this regard The wide-angle lens at the front is a welcome addition, but it also has the same drawback
How does it measure up to the Snapdragon 865? I still don't have any issues with battery life, and although OnePlus has switched to 65W charging for its flagships, Warp Charge 30 feels more than adequate

OnePlus Nord review: Still the one to beat in 2021

With the Nord aimed at a younger audience, OnePlus is instead offering 4K recording at 60fps for the front cameras, but either module at the front lacks autofocus.

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The skin is equally suited to novice and power users; you don't need to tinker with any settings to use the phone out of the box, but if you're interested in customization, there are a lot of powerful options on offer
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Mid-range cameras have come a long way in the last 12 months, and the phone doesn't quite measure up to its rivals in this particular area
OnePlus Nord review: Still the one to beat in 2021
The 8MP wide-angle lens does a good job retaining the same color profile as the primary lens, but you do get some distortion around the edges
Powered by the A13 Bionic and with at least four years of software updates, the — provided you're willing to switch to iOS OnePlus Nord Competition The obvious challenger to the Nord is the
You get a gorgeous cyan hue that immediately catches the eye, and it makes the phone stand out With both the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro offering a curved display, the Nord is your only option if you want to pick up a OnePlus phone with a flat display in 2020

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The Nord has a decent in-screen fingerprint module; it's fast to authenticate and reliable in day-to-day use.

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So while the changes to the software are divisive and will potentially alienate a section of OnePlus' userbase, the overt styling is limited to a few first-party apps, so it is easy enough to ignore or so I tell myself
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That's one of the reasons I'm excited for the Nord 2; it will be , and it should deliver decent upgrades on the camera front as well