OnePlus Nord Lite with Snapdragon 690 for US
The all-new OnePlus Nord is an exclusive smartphone for India and Europe on July 21. It has gained so much popularity in both countries for its amazing performance. Initially, it is just available in these two countries as the Co-founder of the company has said that it will not be on sale in the US market. The rumours suggest that the OnePlus might bring OnePlus Nord lite in the US instead.
This phone will be a twin to the Nord but the processor will be slightly different for it. Such as Nord lite will have Qualcomm Snapdragon 690 Soc whereas, the Nord having snapdragon 765. Moreover, Pei had mentioned the Nord lite will be available for sale at the end of this year in the US.
Differences in OnePlus Nord lite
The carl has confirmed that the Nord lite will be available in the US initially. But he has not mentioned it will the exclusive phone for the US so might be available in other countries as well. Whereas the Nord is out for sale in India in June 2020. Apart from this, the XAD Developer has spotted some code snippets from the latest version of OxygenOS 10.5 as the new codename in the new OnePlus phone as”Billie”.
Different Codename and Model name
The OxygenOS Settings APK file includes a method called “isSM6350Product” that change from model name BE2025, BE2026, BE2028, and, BE2029. These are different in the Nord lite as “BE” refers to the American singer “Billie Eilish”. Whereas, previously in the Nord has AC2001 and AC2003 as a model name. In which “AC” refers to “Avicii” a famous Swedish DJ and record producer.
The difference in the Processor
Apart from the codename, the processor in Nord lite is likely to be changed to Qualcomm Snapdragon 690 SoC. The “SM6350” will be the part of the new chip which was launched last month. Whereas the Nord has the Snapdragon 765G SoC.
Earlier the month a Geekbench listing had suggested that the new OnePlus phone will have Snapdragon 690 SoC and model no. BE2028. They have also considered the name of the phone as OnePlus Nord Lite. Whereas, the company has not declared any information about the name or specifications.