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OnePlus 5T (128GB) vs OnePlus Nord (128GB)

Side by side comparison between OnePlus 5T vs OnePlus Nord phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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OnePlus 5T (128GB)
6.01"
AMOLED

1080x2160

16
MP

16mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
14PointsOnePlus Nord (128GB)Compare OnePlus 5T X
OnePlus Nord (128GB)
6.44"
AMOLED

1080x2400

48
MP

32mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4115
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? OnePlus Nord (128GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

5T (128GB)7 Advantages OnePlus 5T (128GB)vsNord (128GB)14 Advantages OnePlus Nord (128GB)
+162 grams (5.67 ounces)14%
Lighter
vs184 grams (6.44 ounces)
+7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)12%
Thinner
vs8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)
+Aluminum body, glass frontAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front/back
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+f/1.7 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/1.8 (aperture)
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C reversible connector
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
2.45Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.4Ghz 64bit Octa-Core4%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1080x2160 pixelsvs+1080x2400 pixels11%
Higher resolution screen
402 PPIvs+409 PPI2%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
6.01"vs+6.44"7%
Larger screen
(dual camera) 16MP + 20MPvs+(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 5MP + 2MP75%
Higher resolution main camera
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
1/2.8" inchesvs+1/2" inches40%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
(front) 16MPvs+(dual front camera) 32MP + 8MP151%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)vs+(front) 4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4G+ LTE-Avs+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs+(5G SA/NSA) 1200 Mbps100%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
3300 mAhvs+4115 mAh25%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
20Wvs+30W50%
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
5.0 + A2DP/LEvs+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster

32 Common items in both devices
8GB LPDDR4X
128GB (115GB available) / 128GB (106GB available)
UFS 2.1
Optic AMOLED / Fluid AMOLED
16 million
Dual-LED flash
Only digital zoom
+25 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresOnePlus 5T (128GB)OnePlus Nord (128GB)
Model5T (128GB)Nord (128GB)
Other model namesOnePlus 5T (8GB RAM), One Plus 5T A5010OnePlus NORD 5G AC2001 (128GB + 8GB RAM), OnePlus Z
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandOnePlusOnePlus
Release dateNovember, 2017August, 2020
Depth7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)75 x 156.1 millimeters (2.95 x 6.15 in)73.3 x 158.3 millimeters (2.89 x 6.23 in)
Weight162 grams (5.67 ounces)184 grams (6.44 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)OnePlus 5T (128GB)OnePlus Nord (128GB)
Operating systemAndroid 7.1.1 NougatAndroid 10
Firmware updateAndroid 10feature not registered
HardwareOnePlus 5T (128GB)OnePlus Nord (128GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 (10nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G SDM765 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.45Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.4Ghz Single-Core Kryo 475 Prime
2.2Ghz Single-Core Kryo 475 Gold
1.8Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 475 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 540Qualcomm Adreno 620
RAM memory8GB LPDDR4X8GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (115GB available)
UFS 2.1
128GB (106GB available)
UFS 2.1
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayOnePlus 5T (128GB)OnePlus Nord (128GB)
Display typeOptic AMOLEDFluid AMOLED
Screen size6.01" inches6.44" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~79.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~86.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2160 pixels1080x2400 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)402 PPI409 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 5
Display featuresfeature not registered90Hz, HDR10+
Mobile networksOnePlus 5T (128GB)OnePlus Nord (128GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload600/50 Mbps1200/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat12 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2300/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,17,18,19,20,25,26,28,29,30,66)
TD-LTE 1900/2000/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat18
VoLTE

Europe version:
LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)

India version:
LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedEurope:
SA/NSA (1, 3, 7, 28, 78)

India:
SA/NSA (78)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingOnePlus 5T (128GB)OnePlus Nord (128GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraOnePlus 5T (128GB)OnePlus Nord (128GB)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
16 megapixels
20MP widef/1.71/2.8"27mm1.0µmAFPDAF
(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.3119˚
5MP depthf/2.4
2MP macrof/2.4
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.8" inches1/2" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraOnePlus 5T (128GB)OnePlus Nord (128GB)
Front camera (secondary)16 megapixels(dual front camera)
32 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.5105˚1/4.0"1.12µm
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)4K UHD (3840x2160)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.5 (aperture)
Focal length20mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.1" inches1/2.8" inches
Pixel size1µm pixel0.8µm pixel
MultimediaOnePlus 5T (128GB)OnePlus Nord (128GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, MKV, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityOnePlus 5T (128GB)OnePlus Nord (128GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.1 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, SBAS, NavIC
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsOnePlus 5T (128GB)OnePlus Nord (128GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensor
Hall effect
Face unlock
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Other features- Colors: Slate Gray
- 2.5D glass screen
- Screen protector pre-applied
- Oxygen OS 4.7
- Dirac HD sound
- Dash Charge
- Sony IMX 398 back camera
- Sony IMX 371 front camera
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Blue Marble, Gray Onyx
- Sony IMX586 back camera sensor
- Sony IMX616 front camera sensor
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyOnePlus 5T (128GB)OnePlus Nord (128GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3300 mAh4115 mAh
Charger, watts20W (5V/4A) Fast battery charging30W (5V/6A) Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateOnePlus 5T (128GB)OnePlus Nord (128GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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