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OnePlus Nord 2 5G launch on July 22: Key details we know and how to watch the launch live

OnePlus Nord 2 5G is set to launch in India on July 22. Likely made in the image of the OnePlus 9 Pro, this will be the new mainstream smartphone from OnePlus. Here is how you can watch the launch event live.

Story highlights
  • OnePlus Nord 2 5G is going to be launched on July 22.
  • OnePlus Nord 2 5G is going to be powered by Dimensity 1200 AI chipset.
  • The OnePlus Nord 2 5G launch will be live-streamed by OnePlus on July 22.

OnePlus Nord 2 5G is going to be the next OnePlus phone in India. It is set to launch on July 22, and if the leaked images are any indication, the new mainstream phone from OnePlus seems to have been created in the image of the OnePlus 9 Pro. In particular, the camera module and the design seem similar to the flagship OnePlus phone.

Now, before we talk about the OnePlus Nord 2 5G, which is the successor to the original Nord and not the OnePlus Nord CE that launched earlier, a few words about how OnePlus fans can follow the Nord 2 launch event.

How to watch OnePlus Nord 2 launch event?

OnePlus, like all its recent launch events, will live stream the OnePlus Nord launch event. As noted earlier, the launch event is scheduled for July 22, at 7:30 PM. Like the previous launch events held by the company, this one too will stream live on the OnePlus India website. In addition, the event will also stream live on YouTube. Here are the links you can follow for the event:

OnePlus Nord YouTube Channel:

OnePlus India YouTube Channel:

OnePlus Nord 2 specs and other key details

Ahead of its launch, a lot is already known about the OnePlus Nord 2. It is going to be powered by Mediatek Dimensity 1200 AI chipset, which is the reason why it is going to support 5G despite its more affordable price. It is expected that this chipset will be paired with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. There is also expected to be a 12GB RAM and 256GB storage variant. Additionally, there are going to be multiple colour options, including a shade of red.

It has already been (sort of) confirmed that the OnePlus Nord 2 will have a 6.43-inch screen, which will support HDR 10+ and will have 90Hz refresh rate. It is also almost confirmed that the phone will have Sony IMX 766, a 50-megapixel camera, along with two more rear cameras. On the front, there is going to be a 32-megapixel Sony IMX 616 camera.

As far as the price of the OnePlus Nord 2 5G in India is concerned, it is almost certain that the device will cost close to Rs 30,000. This is because the OnePlus Nord CE is around Rs 20,000, and hence, the Nord 2 is certain to have some gap between the Nord CE and the OnePlus 9R. The 9R sells for Rs 39,999, hence it is safe to assume that the Nord 2 will occupy the mid-point between the CE and the 9R.