OnePlus, after an overflow of leaks and rumours, has finally launched is first smartphones series of 2021, the OnePlus 9 lineup globally, as well as, in India. The OnePlus 9 series consists of three phones (a first for the company), namely, the OnePlus 9, the OnePlus 9 Pro, and the OnePlus 9R. Also Read - OnePlus Nord 2 Indian variant explodes once again, company releases official statement
While the OnePlus 9 and the 9 Pro are the company’s latest flagships with support for 5G, the OnePlus 9R is the latest mid-ranger, which is a toned-downed variant of the OnePlus 9. Here’s a look at the two flagships. Also Read - Best gaming phones under Rs 40,000 to buy in India in September 2021
OnePlus 9 Pro features, specs, price
The OnePlus 9 Pro is the elder sibling of the lot and comes with a 6.7-inch Full HD+ Fluid AMOLED LTPO curved display with a punch-hole in the top left corner and support for adaptive 120Hz refresh rate. The LTPO nature of the screen calls for reduced power consumption while providing support for a high refresh rate. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chip and comes in RAM/Storage options: 8GB/128GB and 12GB/256GB. Also Read - OnePlus to launch cheaper phones with price under Rs 20,000 in India next year
On the camera front, OnePlus has tried upping its game with the inclusion of Hasselblad-branded camera sensors. The 9 Pro gets quad-rear cameras. There is a 48-megapixel main camera, a 50-megapixel ultra-wide lens, an 8-megapixel telephoto lens, and a mono lens. The front camera stands at 16-megapixel.
The OnePlus 9 Pro comes with a plethora of camera features to look at. Natural Colour Calibration, a Hasselblad Pro mode, 8K videos at 30fps, Nightscape (for both stills and videos), macro shots, portrait mode, and more.
The smartphone gets its fuel from a 4,500mAh battery with 65W fast charging and 50W wireless fast charging. The phone runs OxygenOS based on Android 11.
The OnePlus 9 Pro comes with a price tag of Rs 64,999 for the 8GB/128GB option and Rs 69,999 for the 12GB/256GB option. It comes in Morning Mist, Pine Green, and Stellar Black colours.
OnePlus 9 features, specs, price
The OnePlus 9 is the vanilla model, which gets a 6.55-inch Full HD+ Fluid AMOLED 120Hz punch-hole display. It is also powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC and comes in RAM/Storage variants: 8GB / 128GB and 12GB/ 256GB.
It comes with the same Hasselblad branding but sports one less rear camera sensor. There is a 48-megapixel main snapper, a 50-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and a monochrome lens. The front snapper is rated at 16-megapixel. The device shares most of the cameras with the 9 Pro.
The phone is backed by a 4,5000mAh battery and Warp Charge 65T fast charging tech. Sadly, it doesn’t support wireless charging, unlike the OnePlus 9 Pro. It runs OxygenOS based on Android 11.
The OnePlus 9 is priced at Rs 49,999 for the 8GB/128GB variant and Rs 54,999 for the 12GB/256GB model. It gets Arctic Sky, Astral Black, and Winter Mist colour variants.
In addition to this, OnePlus has launched its first-ever OnePlus Watch.