BBK-owned smartphone brand OnePlus is set to launch its OnePlus 9 series phones today. This year the company will unveil three smartphones under the OnePlus 9 series —
OnePlus 9 Pro and
OnePlus will also introduce its first smartwatch at the event today. The company has been teasing the devices’ launch for quite some time now.
How to watch live stream
OnePlus 9 series smartphones will be launched via an event scheduled to start at 7:30 pm. The handsets will be launched simultaneously for the global and Indian market. Those interested can watch the event live on the company’s Youtube channel by clicking on the link below.
nePlus 9 series: Expected specs
OnePlus has revealed that the OnePlus 9 series phones will come equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 octa-core chipset. The handsets are teased to offer a variable refresh rate. They will be equipped with OnePlus Warp Charge technology for fast charging.
The series is listed on Amazon in India, hinting at the availability of the phones via the e-commerce site. The series will offer 5G enabled devices.
OnePlus has partnered with Sweden-based camera manufacturer Hasselblad for the OnePlus 9 series camera. One of the phones can be seen sporting a quad-camera system at the back.
OnePlus 9 series phones to run on ColorOS in China
OnePlus 9 series smartphones will run Oppo’s ColorOS interface and not the HydrogenOS. For those unaware, the UI that is available in OnePlus phones is called HydrogenOS in China and OxygenOS.
OnePlus Watch: What to expect
OnePlus Watch is teased to come with a circular dial design. The
smartwatch is speculated to be priced between Rs 15,000 to Rs 20,000.
It is rumoured to have a 46mm display. OnePlus CEO Pete Lau has confirmed that the smartwatch will not run on Google Wear OS. Instead, it will come with an RTOS-style operating system.