- OnePlus 9 Pro is powered by Qualcomm's most powerful Snapdragon 888 chipset.
- It is available in two storage variants with 8GB RAM and 12GB RAM.
- The device is IP68-certified for dust and water resistance.
OnePlus has launched its latest flagship as the OnePlus 9 Pro, among other smartphones in the OnePlus 9 series in a virtual event on Tuesday. The Chinese tech major revealed the device powered by Qualcomm's most powerful Snapdragon 888 chipset and has priced it at Rs 64,999 for the starting variant.
As a highlight, the successor to the OnePlus 8 Pro comes with a camera prowess that is backed by OnePlus' new-formed partnership with Swedish optics major Hasselblad. Other features on the top OnePlus offering include a 120 Hz display, a 5-layer cooling system for gaming, and Warp Charging.
OnePlus 9 Pro is already up for pre-orders on the OnePlus online store. It is available at a price of Rs 64,999 for the 8GB + 128GB variant and Rs 69,999 for the 12GB + 256GB model. The device is available in Morning Mist, Pine Green, and Stellar Black colour options.
But before you head on to book your own OnePlus 9 Pro, here is a look at what it has to offer
OnePlus 9 Pro Specifications
Display: The new OnePlus flagship comes with a 6.7-inch QHD+ Fluid Display 2.0 AMOLED display with a 1440x3216 pixels resolution.
Processor: The device is powered by Qualcomm's flagship Snapdragon 888 SoC, ensuring the best performance enabler on board. The processor can be seen on other flagship smartphones, including Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra, Vivo X60 Pro Plus and more.
Software: With the processor, the OnePlus 9 Pro runs the latest OxygenOS 11 based on Android 11.
Memory: The top-notch processor is coupled with an 8GB or 12GB LPDDR5 RAM along with 128GB and 256GB UFS 3.1 storage options. This storage cannot be expanded through an external microSD.
Rear Camera: As for the optics, the OnePlus 9 Pro dons a quad-camera setup at the back that includes a 48-megapixel (f/1.8) Sony IMX789 primary sensor lens. This is paired with a 50-megapixel (f/2.2) Sony IMX766 secondary sensor for ultra-wide-angle shots, an 8-megapixel telephoto lens as well as a 2-megapixel monochrome sensor.
Front Camera: At the front, the OnePlus 9 Pro comes with a 16-megapixel (f/2.4) sensor with EIS support.
Connectivity: Connectivity options on the device include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, and a USB Type-C port.
Sensors: Sensors embedded on the device include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, laser sensor, and proximity sensor.
Battery: All this is backed by a 4500mAh battery that supports Warp Charge 65T and Warp Charge 50 Wireless fast charging.
OnePlus 9 Pro special features
Since OnePlus 9 Pro comes as the flagship device by a company that came into being for producing flagship killers, it is assured to make good on all the aspects of a premium smartphone.
This includes a much premium look, through a glass cover on the front and back curves, sandwiching aluminium rail on the edges with no seams across the device. The smartphone dons a seamless and neat design that can easily be spotted as that of a top-notch Android smartphone.
Another highlight is the display on the OnePlus 9 Pro that uses low-temperature polycrystalline oxide (LTPO) technology. The technology enables a Smart 120Hz refresh rate for various activities and optimised power consumption for longer battery life.
The Smart 120Hz feature is further complemented by Hyper Touch support that ups the touch response rate to 360Hz when playing mobile games. The feature exclusive to OnePlus currently works on games like PUBG Mobile, Call of Duty Mobile, League of Legends and Brawl Stars. There is also an in-display fingerprint sensor.
OnePlus bets big on the cameras on its latest flagship, designed in partnership with Hasselblad. The whole quad-camera lens setup offers features like optical image stabilisation (OIS), EIS support and video support of up to 8K 30 or 4K 120.
The OnePlus 9 Pro is also IP68-certified for dust and water resistance. The phone measures 163.2x73.6x8.7mm and weighs a total of 197 grams.
OnePlus 9 Pro availability and price in India
OnePlus 9 Pro price in India starts at Rs 64,999 for the 8GB RAM and 128GB storage, while the top-of-the-line model costs Rs 69,999 for the 12GB RAM and 256GB storage model.
The OnePlus 9 Pro will be available via Amazon India and the company's online store.