OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro were released at a virtual event on Tuesday after much anticipation and rumors. The new flagships of OnePlus come with cameras powered by the Swedish brand Hasselblad and are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888. OnePlus 9 is designed to be an upgrade to OnePlus 8T, while OnePlus 9 Pro comes as a successor to OnePlus 8 Pro. The OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro come with 120Hz displays, although the Pro variant offers dynamic refresh rates through its Smart 120Hz function – thanks to the LTPO display. In addition to the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro, the Chinese company also brought the OnePlus 9R to provide an affordable but flagship experience. It also released the long-awaited OnePlus Watch, featuring a round design and support for fast-loading Warp Charge.
OnePlus 9, OnePlus 9 Pro, OnePlus 9R, OnePlus See price in India
OnePlus 9 the price in India is set at Rs. 49,999 for the 8 GB + 128 GB storage option, while the 12 GB + 256 GB storage model is priced at Rs. 54,999 th most common OnePlus 9 Pro, on the other hand, comes with a price of Rs. 64 999 for 8 GB + 128 GB storage option and Rs. 69,999 for the 12 GB + 256 GB storage model. OnePlus 9R is priced at Rs. 39,999 for the 8 GB + 128 GB storage model and Rs. 43,999 for the 12 GB + 256 GB storage model. OnePlus Watch bears a price of Rs. 16 999.
Worldwide, the OnePlus 9 will be priced at € 699 (approximately Rs 60,000) for the 8 GB + 128 GB storage model and € 799 (approximately Rs 68,800) for the 12 GB + 256 GB storage model, OnePlus 9 Pro at € 899 (approximately Rs. 77,400) for the 8 GB + 128 GB storage model and € 999 (approximately Rs. 86,000) for the 12 GB + 256 GB storage option and OnePlus Watch for € 159 (approximately 13 700 Rs).
OnePlus 9 will be available for purchase in Arctic Sky, Astral Black and Winter Mist color options. In contrast, OnePlus 9 Pro will be available in Morning Mist, Pine Green and Stellar Black. The Stellar Black color option will feature a classic look and feel for a debut sandstone OnePlus One initially. Both phones are available for pre-orders via OnePlus online store.
OnePlus 9R will be available in Carbon Black and Lake Blue, with pre-orders set to begin in April. OnePlus Watch will be available in a stainless steel case that has Midnight Black and Midnight Silver shades. It will also be available in a limited edition Cobalt, which includes a gold-colored cobalt alloy case.
OnePlus 9 specifications
OnePlus 9 works Android 11 with OxygenOS 11 on top. It has a 6.55-inch Full-HD + (1,080×2,400 pixels) Fluid Display AMOLED display with a ratio of 20: 9 and a refresh rate of 120Hz. The display is especially the same that was presented at OnePlus 8T last year and is protected by 3D Corning Gorilla Glass. OnePlus 9 is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC, along with 8GB and 12GB LPDDR5 RAM. There is also a multi-layer cooling system called OnePlus Cool Play.
For photography, there is a triple rear camera setting, which houses a 48-megapixel primary sensor Sony IMX689, with an f / 1.8 lens and electronic image stabilization (EIS). The camera setup also includes a 50-megapixel secondary sensor IM IM76766 with an ultra-wide-angle f / 2.2 Freeform lens and a 2-megapixel monochrome sensor.
For selfies and video calls, the OnePlus 9 has a 16-megapixel Sony IMX471 selfie camera on the front, with an f / 2.4 lens.
OnePlus 9 has 128GB and 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage, which does not support microSD expansion. Connection options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS / A-GPS, NFC and USB Type-C port. The phone also comes with a set of sensors, which includes an accelerometer, dual ambient light sensor, gyroscope and proximity sensor. There is also a fingerprint sensor in the display. OnePlus 9 has a 4500 mAh battery that supports fast charging Warp Charge 65T. The North American and European versions of the OnePlus 9 are also available with 15W wireless Qi charging.
OnePlus has provided dual stereo speakers along with Dolby Atmos support. The phone measures 160×73.9×8.1 mm and weighs 183 grams.
OnePlus 9 Pro specifications
OnePlus 9 Pro runs on OxygenOS 11, based on Android 11. It comes with a 6.7-inch QHD + (1,440×3,216 pixels) Fluid Display 2.0 AMOLED display. The display is paired with low-temperature polycrystalline oxide (LTPO) technology, which allows the Smart 120Hz function. This helps reduce power consumption by up to 50 percent by automatically matching the refresh rate to the current user scenario – from 1 Hz for viewing photos and reading text to 24 Hz for watching movies and up to 120 Hz for smooth scrolling.
In addition to the Smart 120Hz feature, the OnePlus 9 Pro has Hyper Touch support, which increases the touch response speed to 360Hz when playing mobile games. Currently, its own feature supports titles such as PUBG Mobile, Call of Duty Mobile, League of Legends and Brawl Stars.
Gamers on the OnePlus 9 Pro can also use the OnePlus Cool Play, which builds on the heat dissipation design available on the OnePlus 8T, along with a larger steam chamber, thicker graphite sheets and a larger copper foil than the last year’s model.
OnePlus 9 Pro is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC, combined with 8GB and 12GB LPDDR5 RAM. The phone comes with a quad-rear camera that includes a 48-megapixel Sony IMX789 primary sensor with an f / 1.8 lens with optical image stabilization (OIS) and EIS support. The camera setup also features a 50-megapixel Sony IMX766 secondary sensor with f / 2.2 ultra-wide-angle Freeform lens, 8-megapixel telephoto shooting and a 2-megapixel monochrome sensor. The phone also includes a 16-megapixel sensor on the front, with an f / 2.4 lens and EIS support.
Front storage The OnePlus 9 Pro has 128GB and 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage, which does not support microSD card expansion. Connection options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS / A-GPS, NFC and USB Type-C port. On-board sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, laser sensor and proximity sensor. There is also a fingerprint sensor in the display.
OnePlus 9 Pro has a 4500 mAh battery that supports Warp Charge 65T and Warp Charge 50 wireless fast charging. The phone also comes with a charging adapter that can deliver up to 45 W of power using USB PD or PPS on other devices, including laptops and tablets. You will also receive an IP68-certified housing for dust and water resistance. The phone measures 163.2×73.6×8.7 mm and weighs 197 grams.
OnePlus 9R specifications
The OnePlus 9R also runs on Android 11 with OxygenOS 11 on top – just like the flagships of the OnePlus 9. It also comes with a 6.5-inch full-HD + (1080×2,400 pixels) OLED display with a refresh rate of 120Hz. The phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC, paired with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal memory. It comes with a quad-rear camera that includes a 48-megapixel primary sensor. 4500 mAh fast battery with Warp Charge 65 fast charge.
OnePlus Watch specifications
OnePlus Watch has a 1.39-inch HD (454×454 pixels) AMOLED display along with 2.5D curved glass protection. The smartwatch comes with “seamless connection” support, which allows you to receive voice calls and application notifications directly on your wrist. You can also adjust the settings of your OnePlus phone via the wearable device or it can be doubled as a remote control if you have OnePlus TV in your place. The company claims that the OnePlus Watch can even turn off the OnePlus TV 30 minutes after it detects that you are asleep or turn down the volume on the TV when you receive an incoming call to your connected phone.
For fitness enthusiasts, the OnePlus Watch comes with over 110 workout modes. It can also automatically detect workouts such as jogging and running using built-in sensors.
OnePlus Watch also offers health-focused features such as SpO2 monitoring, stress detection, breathing, fast heart rate alerts and sedentary reminders. All this data can be monitored and tracked using the OnePlus Health app.
The company has provided Bluetooth and standalone GPS support for the OnePlus Watch. There is also an IP68 certified design that comes with 5ATM water resistance.
OnePlus Watch has a 405mAh battery that supports fast charging of Warp Charge. It is advertised to provide a week of battery life with just 20 minutes of charging and one day of power for five minutes.
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