When OnePlus launched OnePlus One in 2014, it started as an ordinary company but it soon rose to become one of the largest companies in the world. OnePlus is all set to launch a new phone OnePlus 8T this October, which is likely to be the last flagship from OnePlus for the year 2020. But what’s next? Yes, you are thinking right, the next in the line will be OnePlus 9.
OnePlus 9 Software:
The next smartphone in the series, the Oneplus 9 is expected to come with OxygenOS 11(or HydrogenOS 11), which will be based on Android 11. Android 11 gives a new refined interaction with UI, screenshots scrolling, and combining, better screen recording with internal audio capture and better one-handed mode are some other features that Android users are expecting. In addition to it, we get NFC file transfer, Chat bubble, Battery and storage enhancements, and an Enhanced Do Not Disturb Mode.
OxygenOS is known for its close to stock, bloat-free, and highly customizable experience. OxygenOS 11 gives a new interface with Always On-Display, Improved Dark Mode, Updated Apps, and some more enhancements, particularly around privacy and data security.
OnePlus 9 Hardware Specs:
The OnePlus 8 brought a 6.78-inch AMOLED touch display with a 120Hz refresh rate. So, we can expect OnePlus 9 to come with an HDR10+ 120Hz FHD+ AMOLED display for OnePlus 9 while, the Chinese OEM might go with HDR10+ 144Hz QHD+ AMOLED display for OnePlus 9 Pro.
The OnePlus 9 is much anticipated to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 875, while the OnePlus Pro may bring Qualcomm Snapdragon 875+ under the hood. It is
OnePlus 9 might possess a 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 512GB ROM. Looking at the camera trend in the flagship phones, OnePlus might go with a Quad camera setup at the back with a 64MP Wide, a Telephoto, an Ultrawide, and a 3D TOF lens for OnePlus9 Pro. While the OnePlus 9 may possess a Triple rear camera setup with a 64MP Wide, an Ultrawide, and a 3D TOF lens.
We have already seen a 4510 mAh battery in OnePlus 8 Pro and a 4085 mAh battery in OnePlus 8. So, we can expect to see a 5000mAh battery with 65W Super Warp charging in OnePlus 9 Pro and a 4500mAh battery with 40W fast charging in OnePlus 9. With all these specs, the OnePlus 9 series is definitely going to be a blast.
OnePlus 9 Release Date:
Looking at the track record of OnePlus, it usually launches a new smartphone in April/May every year. So, we expect OnePlus 9 to release in April 2021. It may be launched for 800 USD whereas the Pro version will be priced around 900 USD next year.
We are constantly tracking news related to the OnePlus 9 series & will update you with more information whenever it arrives, so stay tuned! Follow our website to get technology updates as soon as we publish them.