OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite 5G, Nord Buds 2 India launch date confirmed, here’s what to expect


  • OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite 5G will launch on April 4th, 2023
  • The Nord Buds 2 TWS earbuds will also debut alongside
  • The earbuds could be rebranded version of China’s OnePlus Buds Ace

OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite 5G and Nord Buds 3 TWS earbuds India launch date has been confirmed. Both devices will be unveiled on April 4th, 2023. The landing pages for both products are now live on OnePlus India’s website and Amazon India. The microsites have revealed the designs of both products.

The OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite and Nord Buds 2 will replace last year’s Nord CE 2 Lite and Nord Buds. The rumour mill has already leaked a lot of information on the specifications of the CE 3 Lite. Its landing page reveals that it will be available in an attractive Pastel Lime colour. Continue reading ahead to know what to expect from the specifications of both products.

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OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite 5G specifications (rumoured)

OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite 5G

OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite 5G

The OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite 5G rumours have revealed that it will have a 6.7-inch IPS LCD panel that produces an FHD+ resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate. The Snapdragon 695 chipset-powered device is expected to arrive in two configurations, such as 8GB RAM + 128GB storage and 12GB RAM + 256GB storage. It will house a 5,000mAh battery with 67W fast charging.

The Nord CE 3 Lite will run on OxygenOS 13-based Android 13. It will have a 16-megapixel front-facing camera and a 108-megapixel (main) + 2-megapixel (macro) + 2-megapixel (depth) triple camera system. The Nord CE 2 Lite was priced at Rs 19,999 at launch, which indicates the successor edition may cost around Rs 20,000.

OnePlus Nord Buds 2 specifications (expected)

OnePlus Nord Buds 2

OnePlus Nord Buds 2

The above poster released gives the first look at the Nord Buds 2. It appears that the upcoming earbuds could be a rebranded version of the OnePlus Buds Ace, which went official in China last month. Hence, it appears that the Buds 2 will arrive with 12.4mm audio drivers, Bluetooth 5.3 connectivity, a BES2600IHC chip, ANC support, a 41mAh earbud battery, a 480mAh case battery, and an IP55 rating.

In China, the Buds Ace is priced at RMB 249 (~Rs 2,999). Hence, it is likely that the Nord Buds 2 could be priced at around Rs 3,000 in India.

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