OnePlus’ newly launched inexpensive Nord smartphones – the OnePlus Nord N10 5G and OnePlus Nord N100 will obtain just one main software program model improve. As reported by Android Central citing OnePlus spokesperson, the 2 telephones over the course would proceed to obtain new options and safety updates; nonetheless, when it comes to software program model, the duo will not get something past Android 11-based OxygenOS. The OnePlus Nord N10 5G and OnePlus Nord N100 which might be at present obtainable within the UK (and quickly within the US) ship with Android 10-based OxygenOS 10.5 out-of-the-box and the telephones are unavailable in India.
The newest growth could be a blow to a number of OnePlus followers as the corporate is well-known for rolling out well timed updates. Notably, a brand new report by safety agency Counterpoint had acknowledged that almost 90 p.c OnePlus smartphones acquired month-to-month Android safety patches between April 2019 to September 2020. The OnePlus spokesperson doesn’t make clear the precise motive for the restricted software program improve for the OnePlus Nord N10 5G and N100 smartphones. “The plan for these two units aligns with business requirements for smartphones in additional inexpensive value ranges. As at all times, we are going to proceed listening to suggestions from our customers and searching for methods to enhance the software program expertise for all OnePlus units,” the report stated.
For the time being, additionally it is unclear whether or not the 2 smartphones would arrive in India. Though, their launch within the nation is believable as OnePlus has historically unveiled most of its units in India the place it had over 5 million OnePlus telephone customers in 2019, in accordance with Counterpoint analysis. In the meantime, the OnePlus Nord N10 5G and Nord N100 launched final month, include a single selfie digicam. Whereas the Nord N10 5G helps 5G connectivity just like the vanilla OnePlus Nord, alternatively, the OnePlus Nord N100 has 4G LTE assist. The OnePlus Nord N10 5G value is ready at GBP 329 (approx Rs. 32,000) for the only 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant and the OnePlus Nord N100 prices GBP 179 (approx Rs. 17,300) for the lone 4GB RAM + 64GB storage mannequin. Notably, one other Android Central report not too long ago identified that OnePlus would a brand new OnePlus Nord SE subsequent 12 months in India. The telephone reportedly helps 65W quick charging, just like the OnePlus 8T.