The OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite and Nord Buds 2 TWS earphones unveiled a few days ago will go on open sale in India starting April 11. The Nord Buds 2 come in Thunder Grey and Lightning White colors, costing INR2,999 ($37/€34). On the other hand, the Nord CE 3 Lite comes in Chromatic Gray and Pastel Lime colors with two memory options – 8GB/128GB and 8GB/256GB, priced at INR19,999 ($245/€225) and INR21,999 ($270/€245), respectively.
OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite
Both products will be available through Amazon.in, partner retail stores, and OnePlus’ official Indian website and Experience Stores. However, the Nord Buds 2 will also be available through online retailers Flipkart and Myntra. It’s also worth mentioning that customers purchasing the OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite are eligible for a free pair of Nord Buds CE TWS earphones worth INR2,299 ($28/€25) for a limited time.
The OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite has the Snapdragon 695 SoC at the helm and runs Android 13-based OxygenOS 13.1 out of the box. It’s built around a 6.72″ 120Hz FullHD LCD and packs a 5,000 mAh battery with 67W charging. For photography, it comes with four cameras – 108MP primary, 2MP macro, 2MP depth, and 16MP selfie. It also features a side-mounted fingerprint scanner for biometric authentication. You can read our OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite hands-on review to learn more about it.
The OnePlus Nord Buds 2 TWS earphones have a 12.4mm dynamic driver in each bud and support ANC. We get a 41 mAh battery per earbud, while the charging case packs a 480 mAh cell. With ANC on, you can get up to 27 hours of playback at 50% volume (5 hours with earbuds and additional 22 hours when paired with the charging case). Without ANC, you can get up to 36 hours of playback at the same volume (7 hours with earbuds and additional 29 hours with the charging case).
Our OnePlus Nord Buds 2 review will be published before the earphones go on open sale, but in the meantime, you can read our Nord Buds 2 announcement coverage here to know more about them.