The OnePlus Nord CE 5G is not a sequel but an offshoot of the original Nord. The letters stand for “Core Edition”, meaning that OnePlus distilled the mid-range Android experience, stripping out some features, adding back others, all to re-balance the value-for-money equation for a more positive outcome.
Design-wise the two Nords are very similar, though the CE is fractionally thinner and lighter. In fact, it’s the thinnest and lightest OnePlus phone since the 6T. Unfortunately, part of that comes from cuts to the bill of materials.
The screen – which is virtually the same size at 6.43”…