Finally, OnePlus has announced the official launch date of the OnePlus 9 Series and also revealed the first look of the OnePlus 9 Pro. The series of devices is set to launch globally on 23rd March. Additionally, the company has also confirmed that it has entered into a long-term partnership with Hasselblad, the legendary camera manufacturer.
OnePlus 9 Series to Come with Hasselblad Brand Camera
In the OnePlus 9 Pro smartphone, there will be Hasselblad brand cameras and also the company has revealed the official look of the design of the phone. As per the rumors, there will be Vanilla OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro. It is also expected that the company might launch a budget-oriented OnePlus 9R at the same event.
The Chinese tech company has shared the announcement on its social media channels. The launch event is on 23rd March and will start at 7:30 PM IST (10:00 AM EDT). Even the promotional video is shared that shows the quad rear camera setup.
— OnePlus India (@OnePlus_IN) March 8, 2021
OnePlus 9 Series Launch Event on 23rd March
The CEO and Founder of OnePlus Pete Lau, said,
“OnePlus has always prioritized a premium user experience over everything else. Beginning in 2021, we are making a concerted effort to significantly improve the smartphone camera experience for our users, with the expertise of a truly legendary partner in Hasselblad”.
“With OnePlus’ top-of-the-line hardware and computational photography and Hasselblad’s rich aesthetic knowledge in traditional photography, I am confident that the OnePlus 9 Series will be a major leap forward in our ability to deliver a premium, flagship camera.”
The upcoming OnePlus 9 series will come with a new Hasselblad Pro Mode that offers natural color for post-editing. It will come with a new user interface that will give a true Hasselblad look. This mode will be more helpful for professional photographers as it has the ability to adjust ISO, focus, exposure, white balance, and more.
Specifications of OnePlus 9 Series
These are expected specifications, as the official specifications will be announced after the launch event. The OnePlus 9 flagship devices are expected to have Snapdragon 888 chipset, and internal storage of 256 GB with up to 12 GB RAM and 65w fast charging.
However, the Pro model might come with Hasselblad-brand cameras. And the OnePlus 9R smartphone might come with Snapdragon 690 chipset, an FHD+ 90Hz display, and 48MP primary camera.
OnePlus 9 and OnePlus Pro will go on sale in India at the same time. While talking about price, both will be around Rs. 50,000 or might be more.