One word: Nord.
Carl Pei, and the team at OnePlus, are eager to revisit what made OnePlus a fan favorite in the first place, that being good specs for a great price. Originally self-touted as the flagship killer, we’ll see if OnePlus still has it in them. While their more recent phones are just ‘plain’ flagships, the upcoming OnePlus Nord promises to be a quality mid-range phone with an affordable price tag.
In an interview with Android Authority, Carl Pei explains:
…the OnePlus Nord is our concentrated effort to target more consumers through a more affordable price point…
What is the OnePlus Nord and should you be excited for it?
- This is the OnePlus Nord: See the first look in new teaser video
- OnePlus Nord: Everything we know so far
- OnePlus’ Carl Pei explains why the Nord is more than a OnePlus X successor
- The OnePlus Nord could be a fan favorite, but it isn’t made for fans
- Is the Nord really a ‘New Beginning’ for OnePlus? It doesn’t seem that way
- This is why the OnePlus Nord isn’t coming to the US
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