OnePlus joined the world of smartwatches in March 2021, and today it’s delivering it’s also bringing its affordable sub-brand Nord on board. Meet the OnePlus Nord Watch – a smartwatch with big and bright screen, sports tracking and up to 30 days of battery life.
The Nord Watch has a 1.78” AMOLED rectangular screen with a resolution of 368×448 pixels and 60Hz refresh rate.
The watch does not have its own GPS, meaning it can only gathers positioning from the smartphone through Bluetooth 5.2.
OnePlus developed the watch as a unisex wearable and it can help women track their monthly menstrual cycle. It has a heart rate sensor, an SpO2 monitor and supports sleep tracking.
Thanks to its accelerometer it is able to automatically detect exercise activities and it supports 105 exercise types. It is also IP68-rated for complete dust and water protection.
The body of the watch is a zinc alloy and plastic, while the band is silicone. The battery capacity is 230mAh. It can go for a month on a charge in its low-power mode, while active use endurance is 10 days as per OnePlus.
The OnePlus Nord Watch is available immediately at an introductory price of INR4,999 ($60) in Midnight Black. The regular price is said to be INR6,999 ($85), but it’s unclear when that will come into effect. A Deep Blue version is also on the way, but no availability date is given for it.