OnePlus has introduced its newest budget-focused smartphone, the Nord CE 3 Lite. The Nord CE 3 Lite is about to return with a meaty battery, a 108MP digicam, a 120Hz show, and extra whereas costing simply £299.
To start out off, the Nord CE 3 Lite boasts a Snapdragon 695 5G chipset that OnePlus guarantees has “a sturdy GPU and elevated energy effectivity” alongside twin 5G mode community assist and Wi-Fi 5 for improved community connectivity, although it’s value noting that this was a chipset first revealed in late 2021 and located on loads of 2022 smartphones.
That’s paired with a reasonably beneficiant 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM (expandable by an extra 8GB utilizing spare ROM) that ought to preserve issues snappy, and also you’ve received both 128GB or 256GB of storage to select from.
Elsewhere, Nord CE 3 Lite comes with a 6.72-inch 120Hz LCD show with a decision of 2400 x 1080 and 680 nits of peak brightness. This smartphone additionally comes with a meaty 5,000mAh battery with among the quickest charging round on the finances finish of the market at 67W. With these speeds, it could actually regain 80% of cost in simply half-hour, in response to OnePlus, with a full cost in 41 minutes.
So far as the digicam of the Nord CE 3 Lite goes, you’re getting a chunky 108MP again digicam system with 9-in-1 pixel binning, digital picture stabilization, 3x lossless zoom, and a slew of options like AI scene enhancement, gradual movement video, twin view video, HDR assist, portrait mode, panorama taking pictures, retouching, and a wide range of filters. Nonetheless, the accompanying 2MP macro and 2MP depth lenses aren’t fairly as thrilling.
On prime of all the above, different notable options coming to the Nord CE 3 Lite embrace the aforementioned capability to transform 8GB of exhausting drive area into digital RAM, OxygenOS 13.1 that guarantees gaming optimizations decreasing system lag and display tearing, a microSD card slot, a singular 200% quantity mode for the cellphone’s twin stereo audio system (a primary for OnePlus telephones) and that ever-handy 3.5mm headphone jack.
In terms of finishes, the Nord CE 3 Lite is available in a vibrant Pastel Lime colourway, together with a extra muted Chromatic Grey for these not fairly into daring finishes. It’s up for pre-order right this moment at OnePlus beginning at £299, with launch set for 20 April.