OnePlus Nord 2T is a true bargain at Rs. 27,999: Here’s why

OnePlus Nord 2T, an upgraded version of the OnePlus Nord 2, made its official debut in the Indian market earlier this month. 

The Nord 2T, which sits at the top of OnePlus’ affordable premium range smartphone lineup, features a new chipset, fast charging support, capable primary camera, and a revamped rear design.

To give you a heads-up, here is the specification of Nord 2T:

OnePlus Nord 2T specifications
  • 6.43-inch Full HD+ Fluid AMOLED display with 90Hz refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • Up to 3GHz Octa Core MediaTek Dimensity 1300 6nm processor with ARM G77 MC9 GPU
  • 8GB LPDDR4X RAM with 128GB (UFS 3.1) storage, 12GB LPDDR4X RAM with 256GB (UFS 3.1) storage
  • Android 12 with OxygenOS 12.1
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • 50MP rear camera with Sony IMX766 sensor, f/1.8 aperture, LED flash, OIS, 8MP ultra-wide camera with Sony IMX355 sensor, f/2.2 aperture, 2MP mono camera with f/2.4 aperture
  • 32MP front-facing camera with Sony IMX615 sensor with f/2.4 aperture
  • In-display fingerprint sensor
  • USB Type-C audio, Stereo speakers
  • Dimensions: 159.1×73.2×8.2mm; Weight: 190g
  • 5G SA /NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax (2.4GHz + 5GHz) 2X2 MIMO, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C
  • 4500mAh battery with 80W SuperVOOC Fast Charging

That said, we have listed 5 points on why OnePlus Nord 2T is a “Bang for your Buck” smartphone. Check it out!

Power-packed SoC

Did you know? OnePlus Nord 2T is the first smartphone in India to be powered by Dimensity 1300 chipset. The OnePlus Nord 2T is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 1300 chipset that offers an Octa-Core CPU with speeds up to 3 GHz.

The MediaTek Dimensity 1300 is manufactured using a 6 nm process, which provides better gaming performance, more efficient power consumption, and better temperature control with HyperEngine 5.0.

In addition to high CPU and graphics performance, it provides comprehensive AI support, up to 14% faster download and installation speeds, HDR video capturing, and improved AI image processing for low-light shooting with Nightscape mode.

The MediaTek Dimensity 1300 also supports up to 12GB of LPDDR4X RAM and up to 256 GB of UFS 3.1 storage to ensure a fast and smooth experience.

Amazing cameras

The OnePlus Nord 2T stacks a powerful camera unit on its rear –

  • 50MP rear camera with Sony IMX766 sensor, f/1.8 aperture, LED flash, OIS
  • 8MP ultra-wide camera with Sony IMX355 sensor, f/2.2 aperture
  • 2MP mono camera with f/2.4 aperture

Front camera

  • 32MP front-facing camera with Sony IMX615 sensor with f/2.4 aperture

Nord 2T comes with a big 50 MP Sony IMX766 flagship sensor with OIS that allow 56% more light for pristine, colorful shots. This sensor gets a massive boost from the Dimensity 1300 chipset’s upgraded AI image processing for even better performance than Nord 2 in Nightscape mode and HDR video capturing.

The Nord 2T also supports Nightscape mode and adds AI computational photography, for best quality low-light images.

Additionally, there are features like AI Scene Enhancement, Portrait Mode, Panorama, Retouching, Filters, and more.

Talking about AI, the Nord 2T also has AI Highlight Video mode that improves the brightness, color, and contrast of video clips when shooting in backlit environments, uneven lighting, or at nighttime.

OnePlus Nord 2T can also record high frame rate slow-motion video at up to 960 fps. On the front, the OnePlus Nord 2T has the same 32 MP front-facing sensor as the OnePlus 10 Pro.

Bloatware-free Oxygen OS 12.1

Unlike other phones, Nord 2T is bloatware-free. The latest Nord 2T comes pre-installed with OxygenOS 12.1, which means better multitasking, improved power consumption, and smoother gallery viewing.

Additionally, users can also explore classic OxygenOS features, like an improved OnePlus Shelf, Work-Life Balance 2.0, and Dark Mode.

100% Charge in just 27 minutes

Are you a heavy user? The OnePlus Nord 2T comes with the same flagship 80W SUPERVOOC fast charging as the OnePlus 10 Pro, which powers the 4,500 mAh dual-cell battery from 1- 100% in 27 minutes.

The OnePlus Nord 2T is TÜV Rheinland certified for safe fast-charging and usage. The OnePlus Nord 2T has nine built-in temperature sensors to monitor the charging temperature in real-time, ensuring the phone stays cool during the charging.

Extensive OnePlus service centres

A couple of years back, OnePlus launched the first-of-its-kind doorstep repair service. Presently, the company provides free product pick-up and drop-off services for OnePlus users seeking to resolve any issues with their product. Customers can apply for this service using the OnePlus Care App, where they can choose a convenient time slot for the engineer to visit.

The OnePlus Nord 2T comes in Gray Shadow and Jade Fog colors and is priced at Rs. 28,999 for the 8GB + 128GB model and the 12GB + 256GB model costs Rs. 33,999. It is available from,, OnePlus Store App, OnePlus Experience stores, and authorized partner stores.

Author: Team FoneArena

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