OnePlus Nord Unboxing | The affordable OnePlus smartphone has arrived

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The OnePlus Nord has arrived and here is our Deputy Editor, John McCann, unboxing it for you.

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Early verdict
On paper the OnePlus Nord has a strong feature set, and our initial impressions are generally positive, but the real test will come when we perform our deep dives into performance, the cameras, and battery life to find out whether this is a mid-range marvel or a misstep.

+Six cameras: four rear, two front
+Affordable price
+Premium design

-No wireless charging
-No IP rating for water resistance

You may already know a lot about the OnePlus Nord. The Chinese manufacturer has had the OnePlus Nord (previously rumored to be called the OnePlus 8 Lite and OnePlus Z) hype train on the tracks for a while, drip feeding us a number of specs, and even shots of the handset, ahead of its July 21, 2020 launch.

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