Today the OnePlus 9 series was released, consisting of the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro. The main takeaway for both devices is that they come with a Hasselblad camera system, but it’s the OnePlus 9 Pro that gets the flagship variant.
Double Hasselblad camera for mobile, this system “combines state-of-the-art hardware with meticulous software calibration for a dramatically improved flagship camera experience.”
Specifically, Hasselblad Camera for Mobile seeks to set a new standard for color grading on mobile phones so that images exhibit “perceptually accurate and natural colors”.
OnePlus 9 Pro – key information
Dimensions: 163.2 x 73.6 x 8.7 mm
Colors: Morning mist, forest green, star black
Operating system : Android 11
Filter: 6.7 inch QHD + 120Hz
CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
RAM: 8/12 GB LPDDR5
Storage room: 128/256 GB UFS3.1
Rear cameras: 48 MP + 50 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP
Selfie camera: 16 MP
Drums: 4,500 mAh
Price: $ 969 / £ 829
In terms of core hardware, the OnePlus 9 Pro’s 48MP main camera comes with a custom-designed IMX789 sensor paired with a 50MP ultra-wide camera and 8MP telephoto lens.
In terms of video, the OnePlus 9 Pro can shoot up to 4K resolution at 120 fps, as well as 8K video at 30 fps.
Moving away from the camera system, the OnePlus 9 Pro comes with a 6.7-inch QHD + 2.0 fluid display, which is a “new generation of advanced mobile display technology, incorporating low temperature polycrystalline oxide (LTPO) technology, the most advanced backplane technology used in high-end OLED displays and tactile response super-fast for games “.
The big takeaway from the OnePlus 9 Pro’s screen is its LTPO technology, which allows the screen to dynamically adapt its refresh rate from 120Hz to 1Hz to match the user’s current scenario. So, for example, when viewing pictures a high refresh rate is not required, however, when playing a mobile game it is – and the screen adapts as necessary. .
LTPO technology means battery life can be retained when a high refresh rate is not required.
In terms of basic hardware performance, the OnePlus 9 Pro is equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor, LPDDR5 RAM, UFS 3.1 storage and a fully integrated X60 5G-RF modem system, the latter being the first tape architecture of 5nm base to the world delivering faster 5G mobile speeds with low latency.
The OnePlus 9 Pro powers this hardware with a 4,500mAh battery, which supports the company’s Warp Charge 65T technology that enables a 1 to 100% charge in just 29 minutes. The phone also supports Warp Charge 50 Wireless, which can charge from 1 to 100% in 43 minutes.
Color-wise, the OnePlus 9 comes in three nature-inspired colorways, including Morning Mist, Pine Green, and Stellar Black.
To keep up to date with the OnePlus 9 series launch event, be sure to check out the live video recap below.