This is one of the most important question among buyers, which one is best. In this article you going to find out which device is made clearly for you. Not to mentioned, every individual having its own set of priority while purchasing a smartphone.

Pro and Con’s

The primiary question is, should you consider spending additional 6000 Rs for Samsung Galaxy A52s or OnePlus Nord 2 Worth. It obvious that both OEM having their subset of pro and cons, Samsung uses the Samsung Caller when you can record calls without hinting end users about it but OnePlus use Google dialer means it let end users know about.

Therefore, OnePlus having alert slider which is unique to OnePlus. Galaxy A52s comes with 3.5mm Audio jack but OnePlus didn’t have. Samsung also bundled features like Knox Security, and there is no such in OnePlus. Both having Career aggration, offers a 4G+ connectivity and stereo speaker but we think Stereo Speaker on Nord 2 is far better.

Camera Comparison

Samsung Galaxy A52sOnePlus Nord 2
64MP, OIS, PDAF (f/1.8, 0.8µm)50MP Sony IMX 766, OIS (f/1.88, 1.0μm)
12MP ultra-wide (f/2.2, 1.12µm)8MP ultra-wide (f/2.25, 119.7-degree FOV)
5MP macro (f/2.4)2MP monochrome lens (f/2.5)
5MP depth (f/2.4)
32MP front (f/2.2, 0.8µm)32MP front IMX615 (f/2.5)

Colors are more natural, Contrast are better, Image Processing are better on Galaxy A52 compare to OnePlus Nord 2. On the other hand, OnePlus Nord 2 perform better during low-light conditions, and good rear video recording capabilities. You can shoot 4K @30fps video alongside OIS Support.Apart from the higher-pixel, Where Galaxy A52s comes with 64MP Quad camera and Nord 2 with 50MP Triple camera. Both having 32MP Selfie shooter, however Galaxy A52s seems to be more optimized compare to Nord 2.

Display Comparison

Samsung Galaxy A52sOnePlus Nord 2
6.5-in Super AMOLED with punch-hole6.43-inches Fluid AMOLED with punch-hole
1080 x 2400 pixels1080 x 2400 pixels
~405 Pixel per inch~409 pixels per inch
20:9 aspect ratio, 120Hz refresh rate20:9 aspect ratio, 90Hz refresh rate

As most of you already expected, Galaxy A52s is more usable during outdoor condition and brighter. There is not a big difference, but you get equal expereince and no such brightness difference during indoor conditions. Likewise, there is a massive difference between refresh rate but general usual won’t feel such that. Each device has in-display fingerprint scanner, and both seems to be accuracy and snappy.

Performance

Samsung Galaxy A52sOnePlus Nord 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G 5GMediatek Dimensity 1200 AI
Adreno 642LMali-G77 MC9 GPU
6/8GB RAM6/8/12GB RAM
128/256GB storage128/256GB storage

Starting with both device having 5G support, Whereas Nord 2 has 9 and 12 bands Supported on Galaxy A52s. Comes to performance, there is a slightly inconstant with performance on OnePlus Nord 2 but you get a constant performance in Galaxy A52s. When it comes to performance Galaxy A52s especially for gaming, meanwhile there nothing much difference in performance.

Quality

Samsung Galaxy A52sOnePlus Nord 2
Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), plastic backGorilla Glass 5 (front and back), plastic mid-frame
159.9 x 75.1 x 8.4 mm158.9 x 73.2 x 8.25mm
189g189g
IP67 dust/water resistantSplash resistant

OnePlus Nord 2 feels more premium compare to Galaxy A52s, as it having curved screen and brings a Glass. Therefore, Galaxy A52s dones’t feel such premium hence it having polycarbonate.

Battery

Samsung Galaxy A52sOnePlus Nord 2
Li-Po 4500 mAh, non-removableLi-Po  4,500mAh battery, non-removable
15W bundled in the box, 25W SupportWarp Charge 65W wired charging, 1-100% in 30 min
No wireless charging

 

Sadly, Galaxy support 25W but they bundled 15W charger in the box and it almost takes more than 1.5hrs. We highly recommend OnePlus Nord 2 in this category hence it bundled 65W Wired charging out of the box and almost takes 30Minutes to complete charge the device.

Verdict

OnePlus Nord 2 worth the 30K price bracket, but if your priority is Camera, Gaming Performance then you should consider buying Galaxy A52s.