Today we are going to make a comparison of two 5G smartphones. One is Oppo’s new model OPPO F21 Pro 5G and the other is Oneplus’ new model OnePlus Nord CE 2 5G. Both the models were launched in India in 2022. Both the phones are priced below Rs 26,000 in India. Let’s examine what the key features are. There are many similarities in the specifications of these two mobile phones. But there are some differences also.
Both the handsets come with up to 8GB of RAM. But a mobile phone with 6GB ram is also available in the market.
Both the phones have up to 128GB of memory storage. But Oppo can expand the memory up to 1TB.
The size of the F21 Pro 5G is 6.43 “inches (16.33cm) and the size of the Oneplus model is 6.43” inches. The Oppo comes with a 90Hz punch-whole FHD + AMOLED display. The Nord comes with a 90Hz FHD + AMOLED display. Oppo’s screen resolution is 2400×1080 pixels. But Nord has a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. This Oneplus model uses Corning Gorilla Glass 5 (chemically reinforced glass). But the OPPO F21 Pro 5G smartphone uses Schott Xensation glass (the world’s first flexible ultra-thin cover glass).
The OnePlus Nord CE 2 5G runs on two OS, Android 11 and OxygenOS 11. But Oppo uses two OS, Android 12 and ColorOS 12.
Processor and GPU:
The chipset used in the Oppo model is Qualcomm SM6375 Snapdragon 695 5G (6 nm), CPU Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 660 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 660 Silver) and GPU Mali-G68 MC4. However, the Chipset MediaTek MT6877 Dimensity 900 (6 nm), CPU Octa-core (2×2.4 GHz Cortex-A78 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55), CPU Octa-core (2×2.4 GHz Cortex) used in the Nord CE 2 5G smartphone -A78 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55) and GPU Mali-G68 MC4
This Oppo model comes with triple rear cameras. 64MP wide-angle camera, then 2MP macro and 2MP depth cameras. Common features include LED flash, HDR and panorama. The 16 MP selfie camera has HDR and panorama features.
The Nord CE 2 5G has 64 MP wide, 8MP ultra-wide and 2MP macro triple rear cameras. This rear camera also features LED flash, HDR and panorama. This mobile phone also has a 16 MP wide selfie camera. It can be seen that almost both the phones have similarities in terms of camera.
Battery and charger comparison: The Oppo comes
with a 4500 mAh non-removable battery and the Oneplus comes with a 4500 mAh
Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity and compass sensors are used in the Nord CE 2. But the Oppo F21 has fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity and compass sensors.
The Nord SE 2 weighs 173 g, while the Oppo weighs 173 g.
Oppo F21 Pro comes in two different colours of Rainbow Spectrum, Cosmic Black and the Nord CE 2 5G coming in Gray Mirror, Bahama Blue colours.
The price of OPPO F21 Pro 5G is Rs.26999 and Nord SE 2 is Rs.23999.
Apart from the small difference in price, it can be said that the two smartphones are the same.