This helps it fit into the mainstream market, but I believe it was the wrong choice for a phone like this. RSS feed As we have mentioned in our OnePlus 8 Pro long term review, OnePlus Red Cable Club on Indian units, a program where users can get some free cloud storage and discounts on some services, repairs, and OnePlus products. Synopsis. It's not clear what OnePlus is more afraid of, the increased power consumption, or the increased heat from the CPU. Gaming mode has been brought down from the higher-end models too which optimizes the system when playing games. A couple of consistent points stand out from the photo samples. Unlike other OnePlus devices of late, this one doesn’t come with a case in the box. With a mix of LTE and Wi-Fi usage, video and music streaming, and gaming, all at high-brightness, the Nord N100 still managed over two days of battery life. Please find the full resolution camera samples in this Google Drive folder. This means that it’s less likely to crack and should be more durable long term, though. ... Other add-ons include a 4115mAH lithium-ion battery … A big part of this is the UI. All this app needs is for you to sign in using an OnePlus account. The Nord N100's performance isn't its strong suit. However, should you choose to ignore it, it gets a bit annoying. Phones that come in under £300 like the Samsung Galaxy A51, Realme X50 5G, and Redmi Note 9 Pro stomp the Nord N100. This includes standouts like the Google Pixel 4a and OnePlus’ own vanilla Nord phone. The Google Phone app, for instance, did not have a voice-recording feature that the OnePlus app did. It bows under the lightest amount of pressure and feels like it’s less than a millimeter thick. ... from the house of OnePlus, the OnePlus Nord is a great revolution in the smartphone market. /r/OnePlus is a fan subreddit and is not affiliated with OnePlus. Those who take more selfies will be more satisfied, however. My OnePlus Nord arrived a few days back, I am very satisfied with its performance but for some days now its battery has been draining quite fast, last night it drained from 78% to 72% overnight, at first I thought this drain was normal but after seeing some of the reviews on the Nord's battery performance I find my phone's battery drain unreasonable, [Submitted] Some thing wrong, please try again later! Usable, but gimmicky. At the time of publishing this, the phone had just received the OxygenOS 10.5.8 update with September 1 security patch. Kaizoku99. Overall, the OnePlus Nord looks and feels very cheap. Finally, on the right side resides the power button. Features 6.44″ display, Snapdragon 765G chipset, 4115 mAh battery, 256 GB storage, 12 GB RAM, Corning Gorilla Glass 5. Selfies and portrait mode selfies look quite a bit better than the main camera shots. It is a delight to watch movies or stream content on the device. Is there any other app that works? The build number was 10.4.2.BE83BA. The haptics feel rather weak and hollow which adds to the overall cheap feeling of the Nord N100. Android Authority purchased the OnePlus Nord N100 for the purposes of this review. Like its sister phone, the Nord N10, OnePlus has omitted its staple alert slider. Home We often have to move back and forth between devices as we test them and often find ourselves moving between the Nord and the much more expensive OnePlus 8 Pro. This is great news since the single 64GB storage option isn’t exactly expansive. That’s sadly where the Nord N100 comes in. OnePlus perhaps expects you to use it “naked” since it’s less delicate than its other releases. Those who don’t use their phone as much could expect to charge their device just twice a week. The bottom presents the USB-C port, a 3.5mm headphone port, a speaker, and a microphone. These nighttime shots are dark, contrast-heavy, noisy, and blurry. However, OnePlus has said that this will be the only platform update. The OnePlus Nord performed very well in our battery life test. Gaming performance is acceptable. When zipping around the OS and switching between apps I experienced noticeable delays and lag was a rather common issue. The few adaptations, such as improved customization and faster animations, are enough to make the software shine. Instead, it has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G, which isn't bad on paper and also one of Qualcomm's faster chips. This is rather common in affordable IPS displays, but it’s not ideal. While not "stock" by any stretch of the imagination, OnePlus has carefully chosen a design language that closely mimics Google's design. I tried running the diagnostic, reinstalling it, doing a full charging cycle multiple times but it still doesn't show and says "no data, upgrade your system to the latest version". However, its quality in those areas is so low that buyers will likely want to upgrade before long, nullifying the savings you get over the best mid-range devices. Thirdly, since the 90Hz mode is adaptive-only, you won’t feel the effects of it all the time. The OnePlus Nord comes with a 4,115mAh battery, which is a reasonable size and will give you a day of regular use from fully charged. However, to achieve this, it heavily compromises its camera, design, and performance. one Plus 6. The Nord N100 will only get one platform update — to Android 11. The single 64GB storage SKU is upgradable via its microSD card slot at the cost of one of the SIM trays.