OnePlus Nord 2T Good For Gaming? Review, Specifications, Price And Comparisons With Other Gaming Phones

OnePlus Nord 2T Gaming Review: One of the fastest growing brands in India the OnePlus is about to launch its latest mid-range smartphone: OnePlus Nord 2T. The sale of this smartphone had been started on the 19th of July from its Official Website and also through Amazon.

OnePlus never disappoint its customers in terms of quality, specifications, and rich experience. The OnePlus brand lovers seemed to be excited to welcome the OnePlus Nord 2T.

OnePlus Nord 2T Specifications And Gaming Review

Display & Platform 

OnePlus Nord 2T will come up with a 6.43 inches(1080×2400) HDR10+ Amoled display considering a big screen for gaming. Nord 2T has a pixel density of 409 PPI providing better quality with a dynamic 90Hz refresh rate for smooth gaming.

Gaming with a 90HZ refresh rate surely enhanced the gaming experience with fewer frame drops and provides a lag-free experience.

Nord 2T comes with the latest Android 12 OS along with the support of MediaTek Dimensity 1300. Moreover, OnePlus Nord 2T runs on Mali-G77 MC9 GPU and is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 5.

Battery, RAM & Camera

Li-Po 4500 mAh non-removable battery has been provided with a 80W Super VOOC charger in the box. 80W Super VOOC charger will be an advantage for the gamers to get the battery quick charge and play.

Nord 2T will come up in the 8GB RAM with 128 internal storage variant and 12GB RAM with 256GB internal storage variant. This time OnePlus has reduced its combination of variants and decided to sell 2 variants only. Even though with 2 options only, they are the best combination one can buy for themselves.

A triple camera setup has been provided with 50MP(wide)+ 8MP (ultrawide)+ 2MP(macro) cameras under the hood. The 32MP front camera will give better photos as an Exmor RS sensor has been featured to the front camera.

 Other Misc Specs

These bunch of specifications may not be necessary for gaming but affects the overall gaming experience:

  • OnePlus Nord 2T has a weight of 190g which is quite heavy in comparison to other gaming phones in the market.
  • Stereo speakers have been provided but the 3.5mm headphone had been removed from it which is quite disappointing for the gamers who used to play games with earphones.
  • Onscreen fingerprint sensor, light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, and Gyroscope has been provided with this smartphone.
  • No dedicate or hybrid slot had been provided for memory card in this smartphone, so the users have to very much depend on the cloud storage.

OnePlus Nord 2T Price In India 

*Note the pricing may differ on various websites for the smartphone.

The pricing for the 8GB+128GB  variant was 28,999 INR and the 12GB+256GB variant was 33,999 INR.

Those who have ICICI Bank Credit Cards, Credit Card EMIs, and Debit Cards EMIs can get an instant 1,000 INR off on the price. Along with this customers can also get it for No Cost EMI for 3 months for those who possess ICICI Bank Credit Cards.

OnePlus Nord 2T vs Other Smartphones: Gaming Review

*We consider every feature from a gaming standpoint in all comparisons.

OnePlus Nord 2T vs Realme GT NEO 3 5G 
  • In price comparison, the OnePlus Nord 2T(8GB+128GB) variant comes at a price of 28,999.00 INR whereas Realme GT Neo 3 5G(8GB+128GB) variant is priced at 36,999 INR.
  • Realme GT Neo 3 offered a large battery of 5000 mAh whereas OnePlus Nord 2T provides a 4500 mAh battery which is slightly low in comparison ( note that both smartphones have an 80W fast charger in the box).
  • Realme GT Neo 3 5G comes with the Dimesity 8100 processor whereas Nord 2T comes up with MediaTek Dimensity 1300.
  • GT Neo 3 provides a 120Hz refresh rate whereas Nord 2T comes up with a refresh rate of 90Hz only.

Conclusion: Realme GT is much better in specifications but OnePlus Nord 2T provides many specifications that are the same and that too at a lower price point.

OnePlus Nord 2T vs iQOO Neo 6
  • iQOO Neo 6 runs on Snapdragon 870 processor where as OnePlus Nord 2T runs on MediaTek Dimensity 1300.
  • iQOO Neo 6 provides a higher CPU clock speed of 3.2GHz than OnePlus Nord 2T, as it has a CPU clock speed of 3GHz.
  • OnePlus Nord 2T have enhanced camera functionality than provided in the iQOO Neo 6.

Conclusion: OnePlus Nord 2T has slight advantage due to price and camera features than iQOO Neo 6, but if you can move your budget than iQOO Neo 6 is your best option.

OnePlus Nord 2T vs POCO X4 Pro 5G
  • The 8GB+128GB variant of POCO X4 5G is priced at 25,999 INR whereas the 8GB+128GB variant of Oneplus Nord 2T is priced at 28,999.00 INR.
  • OnePlus Nord 2T runs on Android 12 whereas POCO X4 Pro runs on Android 11.
  • OnePlus Nord 2T provides a higher CPU clock speed of 3GHz than POCO X4 Pro, as it has a CPU clock speed of 2.3GHz.

Conclusion: OnePlus Nord 2T is far much better than POCO X4 Pro even though it is a little higher in price but still worth to buy. 

Overall Review

Is OnePlus Nord 2T the best gaming smartphone in the market? The Nord 2T had entered the market with quite impressive price range. The specification also looks cool and amazing not only for gaming but overall functionality too. OnePlus always comes with some awesome stuff and expecting that this smartphone also repeats the same legacy of the brand.

OnePlus is always known for its flagship variants but this mid-range variant also seems interesting to use. The gaming experience also enhanced at this device as some better gaming specifications provided under the hood.

Read More: Realme GT Neo 3 5G Good For Gaming? Review, Specification, And Price

Tauqeer Belal
Tauqeer Belal
Tauqeer is a young writer who is enthusiastic about the game of cricket and writes about what is going on in the game of cricket around the world. Currently, he is pursuing his Journalism degree from St. Xaviers' College, Ranchi.


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