OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite 5G: a terrible name, but is it worth taking a smartphone?

Usually, lite versions of smartphones are unsuccessful. But can you say the same about OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite 5G? Discuss

The host of the channel on YouTube tested the new OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite 5G in one of the episodes and listed its main pros and cons.

In general, according to the expert, this smartphone left behind a strange impression. It even applies to looks.

The device itself is quite large: its screen diagonal is 6.6 inches. At the same time, an IPS-matrix with a refresh rate of up to 120 Hz is installed here.

OnePlus comes with a case, cable, 33W charger. The Nord CE 2 Lite 5G has a headphone jack, but there is only one speaker (no stereo).

Equipped with OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite 5G processorSnapdragon 695, the amount of RAM is 8 GB for the device. The smartphone copes with everyday tasks quickly, and it will be comfortable to play games on it only at medium graphics settings. In AnTuTu, OnePlus scores 400,000 points.

Battery capacity of Nord CE 2 Lite 5Gequals 5000 mAh. For one day, the smartphone will definitely be enough for active work. It also charges quite quickly: 50 percent in half an hour, up to 100 percent in about an hour.

The front camera has the resolution of OnePlus 16MP and photographs well. As for the main camera unit, it consists of a main module of 64 MP and two additional modules of 2 MP each (macro and portrait camera). In good light, the smartphone shoots well, but at night and in the evening you can use it only with night mode. Sample photos are below.


OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite 5G can only record videos in Full HD 30 fps. At times, when shooting, light is noticeable and there are problems with focusing.


Overall, according to the expert, OnePlus Nord CE 2Lite 5G is a pretty passable model. He has a good screen, there is support for 5G, but at the same time he shoots video only in Full HD 30 fps, and not in 4K. The Nord CE 2 Lite 5G processor itself is powerful, but it is not suitable for “heavy” games. This model has good autonomy and charging speed, but there is no stereo.