OnePlus 9 series’ launch is soon to take place and we have new rumors and leaks coming our way every other day. The latest one talks about a feature for the allegedly OnePlus 9 Pro, which will take the company forward on the wireless charging road and further up the wireless charging game. Read on to know more. Also Read - Confirmed! OnePlus 9T series not launching, but there’s OnePlus 9 RT coming soon
OnePlus 9 Pro’s enhanced wireless charging capability
A new piece of information, leaked by tipster Max Jambor suggests that the OnePlus 9 Pro, the elder sibling in the OnePlus 9 series, will come with support for 45W wireless charging, much like the OnePlus 8 Pro. Except, the OnePlus 8 Pro supports 30W wireless charging, meaning that the company has furthered its wireless charging capability. It is also expected to get reverse wireless charging to charge devices such as Bluetooth earphones and more. Also Read - OnePlus, Oppo unified OS to launch in 2022, will debut on OnePlus 10 flagship phone
If this turns out to be true then OnePlus will compete against the likes of Oppo, Huawei, and Xiaomi. For those who don’t know, Oppo’sAce 2 supports 40W wireless charging, Huawei’s P40 Pro+ and Mate 40 Pro support 40W and 50W wireless charging, respectively, and Xiaomi’s Mi 10 Ultra gets 50W wireless charging support. Also Read - Best 12GB RAM phones for gaming to buy in September 2021
In addition to this, it is suggested that the base variant — the OnePlus 9 — is also expected to get wireless charging support. While the charging speed remains unknown, there are chances it could be the same as the OnePlus 8 Pro.
The aforementioned information is good news as the company will finally provide wireless charging to more of its smartphones after years of keeping the phones devoid of it. However, we don’t know if the rumored OnePlus 9E will get hold of the feature.
For those who don’t know, the OnePlus 9 series is expected to consist of the OnePlus 9, the OnePlus 9 Pro, and the OnePlus 9E. The 9 and the 9 Pro are expected to be powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC while the OnePlus 9E could get a mid-ranger Qualcomm processor. The devices are expected to get a camera upgrade with Leica-branded lenses and come with 65W fast charging. Additionally, the devices could support high refresh rates.
While there is no confirmation, the OnePlus 9 series is expected to make its entry in either March or April. Stay tuned for more information on the same.