OnePlus has just launched its long-awaited 9 series in India. The new series comprises OnePlus 9, OnePlus 9 Pro and OnePlus 9R. The new phones will succeed the OnePlus 8 series and will come with updated specifications including the new Snapdragon 870 and 888 chipsets and Hasselblad cameras. Below are all the details about the new OnePlus 9 series phones.
OnePlus 9 Specifications
The OnePlus 9 has a 6.55-inch AMOLED screen with FHD + resolution, giving users 402 PPI (pixels per inch). The display also supports a 120Hz refresh rate and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. The phone comes with Android 11 with Oxygen OS 11 out of the box.
The phone is powered by a 5nm Snapdragon 888 chipset, which will be paired with 8GB or 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 128GB or 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. The phone is powered by a 4500 mAh battery with 65 W fast charging support. Other specs include an in-display fingerprint sensor, NFC, Dolby Atmos support, dual stereo speakers, Bluetooth 5.2 and Wi-Fi 6 support.
In terms of camera optics, we have a triple camera setup on the front that comprises a 48MP Sony IMX689 sensor, a 50MP Sony IMX766 ultra-wide sensor, and a 2MP monochrome sensor. There’s no Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) here, but you do get Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS). This configuration is capable of recording 8K video at 30 fps and 4K video at up to 60 fps. On the front is a single 16MP Sony IMX471 sensor.
OnePlus 9 Pro Specifications
The OnePlus 9 Pro has a 6.7-inch QHD + AMOLED display with 525 PPI. It also supports the adaptive 120Hz refresh rate and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. There is also MEMC and HDR10 + certification. The phone comes with Android 11 with Oxygen OS 11 out of the box.
Under the hood, the phone features a 5nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset along with 8GB or 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 128GB and 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. The phone is recharged with a 4500 mAh battery that supports 65 W fast wired charging and 50 W fast wireless charging. Other specifications include an in-display fingerprint sensor, NFC, Dolby Atmos support, stereo speakers dual, support for Bluetooth 5.2 and Wi-Fi 6.
For the camera, we have a quad-camera setup on the back that comprises a 48MP Sony IMX789 main camera sensor, a 50MP Sony IMX766 ultra-wide-angle sensor, an 8MP telephoto sensor, and a 2MP monochrome camera. Unlike the Vanilla OnePlus 9, the main sensor of the OnePlus 9 Pro features Optical Image Stabilization (OIS). The setup is capable of recording 8K video at 30 fps and 4K video at up to 120 fps. There is also a single 16MP Sony IMX471 sensor on the front for selfies and video calls.
OnePlus 9R Specifications
The OnePlus 9R is the third phone in the series focused on gamers. The phone has a flexible OLED panel with 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch sample rate. The device is powered by Snapdragon 870 and is paired with 8/12 GB of RAM and 128/256 GB of storage. Coming to camera settings, the phone has a 48MP main camera. For the battery, we have a 4,500mAh battery and 65W fast charging. Other features include dual stereo speakers, a new Cyberpunk-style night mode for the camera, and improved haptic feedback.
Pricing and availability
The OnePlus 9 is priced at Rs 49,999 for the 8GB / 128GB variant and Rs 54,999 for the 12GB / 256GB variant. The phone will be available in Winter Mist, Arctic Sky and Astral Black colors. The top-end OnePlus 9 Pro is priced at Rs 64,999 for the 8GB / 128GB variant and Rs 69,999 for the 12GB / 256GB variant. The device will be available in three new colors called Morning Mist, Pine Green, and Stellar Black.
The OnePlus 9R is priced at Rs 39,999 for the 8GB / 128GB variant and Rs 43,999 for the 12GB / 256GB variant. The phone will be available in a black and blue variant. The OnePlus 9 series will be available in India via Amazon. Pre-ordering of the device will begin in early April.