The OnePlus 9R could launch alongside the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro in March. Moreover, the company may also introduce its first smartwatch, the much awaited OnePlus Watch alongside the OnePlus 9 series launch. The OnePlus 9 series is rumoured to launch by mid-March, but the company is yet to announce the exact date of the launch of its new flagship smartphones.
According to popular tipster Ishan Agarwal who relayed the info to 91Mobiles, OnePlus 9R, OnePlus 9, OnePlus 9 Pro and OnePlus Watch could launch in March. This is not the first time we are hearing about the OnePlus 9R as it was previously spotted by reliable tipster Evan Blass. As per recent reports, the affordable OnePlus smartphone in the new line-up may be called the OnePlus 9R instead of the OnePlus 9 Lite.
What products should you expect from #OnePlus this March? At least these 4:— Ishan Agarwal (@ishanagarwal24) February 27, 2021
- OnePlus 9R (Yup, that's the name I'm hearing, not 9E or lite)
- OnePlus 9
- OnePlus 9 Pro
- OnePlus Watch#OnePlus9 #OnePlus9Pro #OnePlus9R #OnePlusWatch
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Another leak by OxygenUpdater hints at the possible colour variants of the OnePlus 9 series. The OnePlus 9 is expected to be offered in Astral Black, Arctic Sky and Winter Mist while the OnePlus 9 Pro could arrive in Stellar Black, Forest Green and Morning Mist.
Meanwhile, OnePlus has officially revealed that it is working on a smartwatch that is expected to arrive this year. That being said, there’s no official word on the launch date of either the OnePlus 9 series or the OnePlus Watch. The OnePlus 9 series and OnePlus Watch have leaked previously and here is everything we know about it so far.
The OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro will likely be powered by the Snapdragon 888 processor while the OnePlus 9R is rumoured to launch with Snapdragon 690 processor under the hood.
The OnePlus 9 could feature a 6.55-inch Full HD + display as per the leaks, while the OnePlus 9 Pro is said to feature a slightly larger 6.7-inch QHD + screen. The OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro will likely opt for a punch-hole cutout for the selfie camera and support a 120Hz refresh rate. As for the OnePlus 9R, it is rumoured to feature a 6.5-inch Full HD+ display with a 90Hz refresh rate.
OnePlus 9 Pro is expected to feature a quad-camera setup on the back headlined by a 48MP primary camera, a 50MP secondary camera, an 8MP camera and a 2MP camera with OIS support. The OnePlus 9 will likely have triple cameras on the back while the OnePlus 9R could have a 64MP primary camera followed by an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera.
The OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro are also likely to be equipped with a 4,500mAh battery that supports 65W fast charging out-of-the-box which debuted with the OnePlus 8T in October. The OnePlus 9R is expected to have a slightly larger 5,000mAh battery with fast-charging support out-of-the-box.