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OnePlus launches budget Nord wired headphones in India

Taking inspiration from the Bullets Wireless Z neckband Bluetooth headphones, OnePlus today launched the Nord wired headphones in India. The wired headphones mark the company’s third audio product in the Nord series.

Nord wired headphones are powered by 9.2mm drivers and have a 0.42cc sound cavity. They also offer in-line control buttons that allow users to control volume and trigger voice assistants.

It comes with a 3.5 mm jack and three pairs of silicone tips, of different sizes. Similar to the OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z, the Nord wired headphones come with magnets that can pause sound when you stick them together and resume when unpaired. They weigh only 15 grams and are IPX4 certified, offering resistance to splashes of water. It is available in black color with a red accent.

The company says the Nord wired headphones will go on sale starting September 1 and will be available for purchase on the OnePlus website and Amazon. You can also buy the headphones from the OnePlus Experience store and other offline retailers like Reliance Digital, Bajaj Electronics, Vijay Sales, Top10 Mobiles, and Poojara Telecom to name a few.

OnePlus Nord wired headphones are priced at Rs 799. While the company removed the 3.5mm jack from OnePlus 6T, some Nord series devices like Nord CE, Nord CE2 and Nord CE 2 Lite retained the audio jack.

Earlier this month, the BBK Electronics-owned company launched budget TWS headphones named Nord Buds CE.