OnePlus has confirmed that it is planning to make its debut in the wearables segment by introducing a fitness band. The OnePlus Band, as it is rumoured to be called, has been leaked in its entirety ahead of its launch in India. OnePlus has already revealed that it is working on a smartwatch that will launch in the coming months. Moreover, the OnePlus 9 series is rumoured to launch by mid-March, so we will likely see the much-awaited OnePlus Watch make an appearance there.
According to multiple posts and video by popular leaksters Mukul Sharma and Ishan Agarwal, the specifications and features of the upcoming fitness band have been leaked. The OnePlus Band is also tipped by Agarwal to launch at a price tag of around Rs 2,499 which is in line with an earlier report that hinted its price to be under Rs 3,000.
Exclusive: OnePlus Band Launching on January 11 in India— Ishan Agarwal (@ishanagarwal24) January 4, 2021
-24/7 Heart Rate + SpO2 Blood Saturation Monitoring
-1.1" Touch AMOLED Display
-14 Days Battery
-13 Exercise Modes
-Around INR ₹2,499
What do you think? #OnePlus #OnePlusBand #SmartEverywear pic.twitter.com/tCLLwCrrTV
Apart from this, the tipsters also claim that the OnePlus Band will launch on January 11 in India. OnePlus has also started teasing the launch of its fitness band in India which is indicative of an imminent launch.
The OnePlus Band features a 1.1-inch AMOLED screen that supports touch input and adjustable brightness. The fitness tracker will be offered in three colours-- Black, Navy and Tangerine Gray and has detachable straps. The fitness band weighs 22.6 grams and is certified for 5ATM and IP68 protection against sweat and water.
Here's everything you need to know about the OnePlus Band.— Mukul Sharma (@stufflistings) January 4, 2021
Launch date:https://t.co/5tumFCdrEY#OnePlus #OnePlusBand pic.twitter.com/bOEeeRdcKI
The fitness band is equipped with a slew of sensors including SpO2 blood-oxygen sensor, optical heart rate sensor, accelerometer and gyroscope. The OnePlus Band connects to a smartphone over Bluetooth 5.0 and the OnePlus Health companion app that will be released alongside. The OnePlus band will also offer features like notification alerts for calls, messages, remote camera control, Zen Mode and more.
It also has pre-installed exercise modes like outdoor run, indoor run, cycling, swimming, yoga and more. OnePlus Band has been leaked to be equipped with a 100mAh battery that offers 14-day battery backup. The fitness tracker charges with the charging dongle provided in-the-box.