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OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite
OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite
OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite
OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite
OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite
OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite

Informr score
The OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite currently has an Informr score of 7.1 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 38 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
2.2 GHz
2.2 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
108+ MP, f/1.7
108+ MP, f/1.7
5000 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...


The OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite has some of the trappings of a solid budget Android phone, but between its price rise and a few weak areas it fails to stand out in the busy market of low-cost competitors.

- Tom Bedford, TechRadar
Tom's Guide
Tom's Guide

If you don't want to spend more than $300 on a phone, the OnePlus Nord N30 5G fits the bill, with a long-lasting battery and expansive display. Camera performance is inconsistent, so photo enthusiasts will want to pay up for a Pixel 7a or Galaxy A54.

- Philip Michaels, Tom's Guide
Android Headlines
Android Headlines

When I got this phone at my door, I wasn’t all that excited. After reviewing the Nord N300, my hopes weren’t set too high for the Nord N30. However, the more I used this phone, the more I fell in love with it. The more reliable I found it. It excels in just about every area, and that says a lot abou...

- Arthur Brown, Android Headlines
Android Guys
Android Guys

The OnePlus Nord N30 5G provides an affordable 5G smartphone option with commendable battery life, a vibrant display, and a versatile camera system. While it may lack some premium features, the device compensates with its competitive price point, making it an enticing choice for budget-conscious con...

- Andrew Allen, Android Guys
G Style Magazine
G Style Magazine

The OnePlus Nord N30 is a decent upgrade from the N20 with more RAM, slightly better display and its 50W fast charging. Camera shots aren’t bad with a good amount of light to support it but falters a bit in lower light conditions. But once again its price is justifiable. Best of all the Nord N30 is...

- Jason Million, G Style Magazine

Prices (Where to Buy)

Common Questions

The Nord CE 3 Lite price will vary depending on retailer, age, special offers and whether or not it's purchased with a service plan. If purchased with a 2 year service contract for example, you would likely pay much less for the phone itself up front. You can compare OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite prices from around the web here on The Informr.

We've got you covered! Download a free PDF copy of the OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite user manual here.

OnePlus backs up the Nord CE 3 Lite with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Nord CE 3 Lite has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact OnePlus support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find OnePlus's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite's screen size is 6.72 inches with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution.

2.2 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SM6375 Snapdragon 695 5G (6 nm) Octa-core 2.2 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 13 operating system (OS).

108+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 108+ MP, f/1.7 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

128 GB

Internal memory is 128 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 1000 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 5000 mAh battery. OnePlus's performance ratings are 750 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

Nord CE 3 Lite Specs

Release Date April 21, 2023
Regions Available USA, Canada, United Kingdom
Operating System Android 13

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Processor Qualcomm SM6375 Snapdragon 695 5G (6 nm) Octa-core 2.2 GHz
Internal Storage 128 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 1.167 W/kg
Body: 0.704 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.1
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC, aptX HD
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 1000 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
108+ Megapixels, f/1.7, Wide
2+ Megapixels, f/2.4, Macro
2+ Megapixels, f/2.4, Depth
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, HDR
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
16+ Megapixels, f/2.4, Wide
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Pixel Density 391 pixels
Size 6.72 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, 120Hz refresh rate
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 5000 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Up to 67 W
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 750 minutes
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Colors Chromatic Gray, Pastel Lime
Dimensions [H x W x D] 16.55 x 7.6 x 0.83 cm (6.5 x 3 x 0.3 in)
Weight 195 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Additional Information Other Names (AKA): OnePlus Nord N30 5G
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