OnePlus is all set to launch its latest flagship smartphone series in India tomorrow (January 23) at 7.30 pm. The company will launch two
OnePlus 12 series
smartphones and its latest pair of true wireless earbuds at the event. Here’s everything we know about the upcoming OnePlus launch event
How many smartphones will OnePlus launch
OnePlus has confirmed that it will launch two smartphones at the OnePlus Smooth Beyond Belief event.
The company will launch the
smartphones at the event.
Will there be any other launch too at the event?
Yes, the company will also launch its latest pair of true wireless earbuds —
OnePlus Buds 3
at the event.
Will the two upcoming OnePlus smartphones run on the same chipset
No, OnePlus 12 will run the latest and most powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon Gen 3 chipset. On the other hand, the OnePlus 12R is expected to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor.
What are the likely specifications on OnePlus 12
The Chinese smartphone maker has already launched the OnePlus 12 in China. The company will bring the same variant to the India market.
Featuring the advanced Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC and a robust 5,400mAh battery with 100W wired SuperVOOC charging support, the OnePlus 12 initially hit the market with a price tag of CNY 4,299 (approximately Rs 50,700) for the base configuration of 12GB RAM and 256GB storage, available in Pale Green, Rock Black, and White color options for the Chinese variant.
The global unveiling of the OnePlus 12, including its introduction to the Indian market, is set to take place at the ‘Smooth Beyond Belief’ event on January 23. Alongside the OnePlus 12, the OnePlus 12R is also poised to make its debut.
The Indian variant of the OnePlus 12 is anticipated to feature Android 14-based ColorOS 14, a 6.82-inch quad-HD+ LTPO OLED screen boasting a 120Hz refresh rate and a peak brightness of 4,500 nits. Powered by a 4nm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC and offering up to 24GB of LPDDR5X RAM, the device is expected to deliver impressive performance.
Equipped with a Hasselblad-tuned triple rear camera setup and a 32MP front camera, the smartphone offers storage options up to 1TB of UFS 4. It houses a substantial 5,400mAh battery that supports 100W SuperVOOC charging, 50W wireless charging, and 10W reverse wireless charging.
What are the likely specifications on OnePlus 12R
Renowned tipster Roland Quant has recently unveiled images showcasing the anticipated design of the upcoming OnePlus 12R smartphone. The leaked information suggests that the OnePlus 12R will be available in black and blue color options.
According to the leaked images, the OnePlus 12R is expected to feature a distinctive large circular camera module housing a triple rear camera setup along with an LED flash. The front of the smartphone is rumoured to showcase a curved display, complemented by a centrally aligned selfie camera.
The right side of the device accommodates the power button and volume rockers, while the left side retains the iconic OnePlus slider. The OnePlus 12R is rumoured to boast a 6.78-inch AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. Positioned as a premium smartphone, it is speculated to be driven by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset, coupled with 16GB of RAM and offering an impressive 1TB of storage.
The leaked details also hint at a substantial 5000mAh battery with support for rapid 100W fast charging, adding to the smartphone’s appeal.
Details of OnePlus Buds 3
The OnePlus Buds 3 boast a coaxial design incorporating dual dynamic drivers – a 10.4mm woofer and a 6mm tweeter – delivering an expansive frequency range spanning from 15Hz to 40KHz. This configuration enhances bass and ensures clear treble, accompanied by resonant vocals. OnePlus underscores the earphones’ capacity to produce “crisp treble and deeply resonant vocals.”
Technologically advanced, the OnePlus Buds 3 features sophisticated noise cancellation, achieving an impressive 49dB of noise reduction.
The design of these earbuds is described by OnePlus as intricately embodying the qualities of high-grade aluminum alloy, resulting in a delicate metallic finish that exudes a sense of luxury and refinement. Each earbud is individually coated with metal and possesses a matte finish, weighing 4.8g. The company assures users that extensive testing has been conducted to guarantee a comfortable and secure fit for various ear shapes.
Furthermore, the OnePlus Buds 3 comes equipped with a “more adaptable” sliding touch control, providing users with precise control over volume adjustments.