OnePlus 9 and OnePlus9 Pro launched at a virtual event on Tuesday after much anticipation and rumors. It comes as the successors of the OnePlus 8 series launched last year. Moreover, the new series comes with cameras partnering with Swedish brand Hasselblad. Additionally, both these variants come with Snapdragon 888 SoC. The company also brought OnePlus 9R to deliver an affordable yet flagship-like experience. It also launched the much-awaited OnePlus Watch and Warp Charge fast charging support.
OnePlus 9, OnePlus 9 Pro Price, Availability
The regular variant price in India is Rs 49,999 for the 8GB/128GB model. Whereas it is available for Rs 54,999 for the 12GB/256GB variant. It comes in Winter Mist, Arctic Sky, and Astral Black colors.
OnePlus9 Pro price in India is Rs 64,999 for the 8GB/128GB model. Whereas, the 12GB + 256GB variant costs Rs 69,999. The phone will be available in Morning Mist, Forest Green, and Stellar Black color hues.
OnePlus 9 Pro is now available on pre-orders in India via the company’s official site. Its official sales starting on April 1st via OnePlus.in, Amazon. in, and retail partners. The compatible 50W wireless charger can be purchased at Rs 5,990.
On the other hand, OnePlus Community members can get access to the two phones before their respective open sales begin, i.e. from March 31st. Buyers of the OnePlus 9 will get 1TB cloud storage with the Red Cable Life plan and 120TB storage with the Red Cable Care plan, starting March 23rd.
Customers buying the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus9 Pro using SBI credit cards and EMI transactions will get instant discounts of Rs 3,000 and Rs 4,000, respectively. The phones also come with Jio benefits worth Rs 6,000.
OnePlus9 Pro Specifications
It sports a 6.7-inch Quad HD+ AMOLED LTPO display with 1,440 x 3,216 pixels resolution. In addition, it comes with a 120Hz refresh rate, a 20.1:9 aspect ratio, and an HDR10+. It will also have a Display P3, 3D Corning Gorilla Glass layer, and punch-hole cutout for the selfie camera. The phone also supports hyper-touch, reading and night mode, vibrant color effect, promotion graphics smoothing, and adaptive display.
OnePlus 9 Pro is powered by the Snapdragon 888 5G SoC. It also pairs with up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB UFS 3.1 storage. The phone runs on Android 11-based Oxygen OS custom skin on top. OnePlus says the Turbo Boost 3.0 memory optimization will keep more than 25 percent more apps open in the background than before.
OnePlus 9 Pro has a quad-cameras at the back with a 48MP Sony IMX789 primary sensor with 7P lens, dual-LED flash, OIS, EIS, and f/1.8 aperture, a 50MP ultra-wide-angle Sony IMX766 sensor with f/2.2 aperture, 1/1.56″ sensor size, and 7P lens, an 8MP telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture, and a 2MP monochrome sensor. There is a 16MP Sony IMX471 camera on the front with EIS and f/2.4 aperture for selfies and video chats.
Furthermore, there is a new Pro mode that it co-developed with Hasselblad. It brings Hasselblad-level sensor calibration to a smartphone for the first time. Moreover, it brings a new revamped user interface based on Hasselblad’s image processing.
Moreover, the OnePlus 9 Pro comes with a 4,500mAh battery with 65W fast wired charging and 50W wireless charging fuels the phone.
Connectivity features include dual-mode 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2 with aptX, aptX HD, LDAC, and AA, NFC, GPS/ GLONASS/ Galileo/ Beidou/ A-GPS and USB Type-C port.
OnePlus 9 Specifications
It flaunts a 6.55-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with 1,080×2,400 pixels resolution. In addition, it comes with a punch-hole cutout for the selfie camera, 120Hz refresh rate, and a 20:9 aspect ratio. It also has an sRGB, Display P3, and Corning Gorilla Glass layer for protection.
It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC. Moreover, it comes with up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB UFS 3.1 internal storage. The phone runs Android 11-based OxygenOS out of the box.
OnePlus 9 has triple cameras with Hasselblad optimizations at the back, with a 48MP Sony IMX689 sensor with 7P Lens, EIS, a 50MP Sony IMX766 ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2MP monochrome lens. On the front, it has a 16MP Sony IMX471 snapper for selfies and video chats. The phone is equipped with an in-display fingerprint sensor, face unlocks, dual stereo speakers, and Dolby Atmos.
OnePlus 9 packs a 4,500mAh battery with 65W fast wired charging and 15W Qi wireless charging support (only in the US and Europe).
Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-FI, Bluetooth, GPS, and USB Type-C port for charging and data sync.
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