The OnePlus Nord CE 2 5G launched with Android 11 in February last year and pushed the Android 12-based OxygenOS 12 update in August and is now receiving the Android 13-based OxygenOS 13 stable push.
The update is being rolled out in India and will be available first to users participating in the public beta program and then gradually pushed to more users.
The OxygenOS 13 mainly brings Aquamorphic Design, which adds Aquamorphic Design theme colors to enhance visual comfort; upgrades to Quantum Animation Engine 4.0 with new behavior recognition features that recognize complex gestures and provide optimized interactions; apply real-world physical actions to animations to make them look more natural and intuitive; adds large folders to the home screen. Applications in the enlarged folder can now be opened with a single tap and pages in the folder can be flipped through with a swipe; added media playback controls and optimized quick setup experience; added support for adding widgets on the home screen to make information display more personalized; added sidebar toolbox. Floating windows can be opened within the application for smooth operation; added an automatic pixelation function for chat screenshots. The system recognizes and automatically pixelates profile pictures and displays names in chat screenshots to protect privacy; adds a dynamic computing engine to improve system speed, stability, battery life and application experience, and more.
The OnePlus Nord CE 2 5G phone is powered by the Tiangui 900 chip and features a 6.43-inch 90Hz AMOLED display with a built-in 4500mAh battery and 65W fast charging support. A 64MP main camera on the rear, an 8MP ultra wide-angle camera and a 2MP macro camera. 16MP front-facing selfie camera.