OnePlus Nord CE revives the headphone jack, at a cost

There are a few other nifty upgrades over the original Nord, but also some downgrades.

tl; Dr
  • OnePlus has launched Nord CE, which means “Core Edition.”
  • The mid-range phone revives the headphone jack with some trimmed features.
  • It will first be available in much of Europe, Asia, and the Middle East, but there are no US plans yet.

You don’t have to wait long to see the next Nord phone from OnePlus. OnePlus has unveiled the Nord CE (aka “Core Edition”), a counterpart to the original mid-range model that adds a more premium camera sensor and tackles some of the complaints – while also trimming down some features.

The OnePlus Nord CE still focuses on its 6.4-inch, 2,400 x 1,080 AMOLED screen with a 90Hz refresh rate. However, it also revives the 3.5mm headphone jack, albeit reduced to a thickness of 7.9mm (0.31in) – proof that you’ll always have to use Bluetooth earbuds or a dongle on a slim phone. is not required. According to the company, this is the slimmest design from OnePlus since the 6T.

OnePlus Nord CE specs: Some upgrades, some downgrades

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