OnePlus has finally unveiled the successor of the OnePlus Nord N20 5G smartphone in the US market called the OnePlus Nord N30 5G. This is basically a rebrand of the OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite which was launched in Asia and Europe back in April. This is a lower mid-range 5G smartphone geared towards customers looking for the most bang for their money.
The OnePlus Nord N30 5G boasts a 6.72-inch punch-hole display that is centrally aligned, offering FHD+ resolution and a high refresh rate of 120Hz. It conveniently integrates a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, which also doubles as the power button. The back panel houses two camera rings, while the device comes equipped with dual stereo speakers to enhance the audio experience.
With its triple rear camera setup, including a powerful 108MP main sensor capable of 3x lossless zoom, a 2MP depth lens, and a 2MP macro unit, the OnePlus Nord N30 5G delivers impressive photography capabilities. For selfies, it features a 16MP front-facing camera.
Under the hood, the OnePlus Nord N30 5G runs on the Snapdragon 695 SoC, accompanied by 8GB of RAM and 8GB virtual RAM technology. It offers ample storage options of 128GB and 256GB.
Fueling the device is a substantial 5,000mAh battery, supporting 67W fast charging for quick and efficient recharging.
It operates on OxygenOS 13.1, which is based on the Android 13 operating system. OnePlus guarantees one year of operating system updates and three years of security updates for this model.
Regarding connectivity, the OnePlus Nord N30 5G supports various options such as 5G, WiFi, Bluetooth 5.3, a USB-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
OnePlus Nord N30 5G Specifications
- 2G bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 3G bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
- 4G bands: LTE
- 5G bands: SA/NSA
- Speed: HSPA, LTE-A, 5G
- Announced: 2023, June 06
- Status: Exp. release 2023, June 8
- Dimensions: 165.5 x 76 x 8.3 mm (6.52 x 2.99 x 0.33 in)
- Weight: 195 g (6.88 oz)
- Build: Glass front, plastic frame, plastic back
- Colors: Chromatic Gray
- SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: IPS LCD, 120Hz
- Size: 6.72 inches, 109.6 cm2 (~87.1% screen-to-body ratio)
- Resolution: 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~391 ppi density)
- Always-on display
- Android 13, OxygenOS 13.1
- Chipset: Qualcomm SM6375 Snapdragon 695 5G (6 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 660 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 660 Silver)
- GPU: Adreno 619
- Memory Card slot: microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
- Internal: 128GB 8GB RAM
- UFS 2.2
- Main Camera: Triple
- 108 MP, f/1.7, (wide), 1/1.67″, 0.64µm, PDAF
- 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
- 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
- Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Video: 1080p@30fps
- Selfie Camera: Single – 16 MP, f/2.4, (wide), 1.0µm
- Features: HDR, panorama
- Vibdeo: 1080p@30fps
- Radio: No
- Loudspeaker: Yes, with stereo speakers
- Audio 3.5mm jack: Yes
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band
- Bluetooth: 5.1, A2DP, LE
- Positioning: GPS, GALILEO, GLONASS, BDS, QZSS
- NFC: Yes
- USB: USB Type-C
- Sensors: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
- Battery Type and Capacity: Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
- Charging: 50W wired
OnePlus Nord N30 5G Price and Availability
The OnePlus Nord N30 5G is available for pre-order on the official OnePlus US website at a price of $299.99. Shipping will commence from June 8. Customers who pre-book the smartphone will receive a complimentary pair of OnePlus Nord Buds 2 TWS earphones, valued at $59.
The phone comes in two color options: Pastel Lime and Chromatic Gray. However, only the Chromatic Gray color model is currently listed on the online store.