OnePlus 9 series has finally launched and the event was a heck of a deal, here is the complete breakdown of the OnePlus 9 launch event. Two phones were launched in the global event, while an extra phone the OnePlus 9r was launched for India. Below is the complete information regarding the OnePlus 9 and the OnePlus 9 Pro.
OnePlus 9 Pro
The OnePlus 9 Pro is the new flagship from the OnePlus. They are collaborating with Hasselblad to make the camera better, so let’s talk about that first.
The Hasselblad collaboration has really done wonders for the company and the phone. They have brought a very precise color on the phone’s camera thanks to them. The Ultra-Wide is a 50MP which is 320% larger than any normal sensor on any smartphone, then there is a main 48MP Sony IMX789 sensor which is also a larger sensor. We also see a 3.3X 8MP Telephoto and a 2MP monochrome sensor. The Ultra-wide also doubles as a macro camera. This phone can record videos at up to 4K 120fps and at 8K 30fps. OnePlus also tells us that they have spent over $150 Million in this partnership with Hasselblad.
The OnePlus 9 Pro gets the Snapdragon 888, with 12GB RAM and 128GB as the base storage options. The phone has a 6.7-inch QHD+ AMOLED top-left punch-hole LTPO display, with a 120Hz refresh rate. We also see a dual-cell 4500mAh battery with 65W fast charging.
Morning Mist, Pine Green
The phone is retailing for a price of $969 USD (PKR 150,921). This device will also be available for pre-order on March 26, 2021, with a sale date of April 2, 2021. Morning Mist and Pine Green colors with 12GB RAM and 256GB internal storage for a starting price of $1069 USD (PKR 166,496).
The OnePlus 9 is the little brother to the 9 Pro with some features missing. But still, it is a flagship phone. It misses out on fancy features like curved glass as well it lacks the telephoto lens.
This has a triple camera setup with a 48MP main lens, a 50MP ultra-wide, and a 2MP depth sensor. This also is a collaboration with Hasselblad.
OnePlus 9 also gets the Snapdragon 888, with 8/12GB RAM and 128GB of base storage. It has a 6.55-inch FHD+ AMOLED punch-hole display, with a 120Hz refresh rate. The battery is also the same 4,500mAh with 65w fast charging.
The OnePlus 9 will be available in Astral Black, Arctic Sky, and Winter Mist.
The 8GB RAM/128GB internal storage version will cost you around $729 USD. The 12GB RAM/256GB internal storage size version (only in Astral Black) will be available for around $829 USD. (PKR 129,272)
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