New Delhi | Jagran Tech Desk: OnePlus on Tuesday launched two smartphones in its much-awaited OnePlus 9 series - the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro. As expected, OnePlus 9 Pro is the company's flagship phone, aimed at competing with Samsung S21 Ultra and Apple iPhone 12 Pro. 

The OnePlus 9 is priced at Rs 49,999 for the 8+128GB variant and Rs 54,999 for the 12+256GB variant. The OnePlus 9 Pro costs Rs 64,999 for the 8+128GB variant and Rs 69,999 for the 12+256GB variant.

At the virtual launch event, the company focused on talking about the enhanced camera quality of OnePlus 9 Pro and OnePlus 9, which have been developed in partnership with Hasselblad. 

While specifications of both the phones are similar, the Pro variant comes with enhancements in terms of diaplay, camera and wireless charging. 

Both OnePlus 9 models feature dual stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos, plus upgraded haptic feedback motors. Both models use the same selfie camera – 16 MP sensor (IMX471, 1.0 µm), fixed focus f/2.4 lens.

OnePlus 9 Pro  

The OnePlus 9 Pro, which is priced way less than the Sansung S21 Ultra and iPhone 12 Pro, features a curved 6.7-inch QHD+ LTPO AMOLED display that is also clocked at 120Hz. LTPO stands for low-temperature polycrystalline oxide which allows display refresh rate to dynamically alter. 

The OnePlus 9 Pro has four lenses: 48MP Main + 50MP Ultra Wide + 8MP telephoto + 2MP monochrome. The primary camera uses an IMX789 sensor that was co-developed with Sony. It’s a large 1/1.43” sensor with 1.12 µm pixels, 48MP resolution. The company claims that the ultrawide sensor is one of the largest among all, and is even bigger than that iPhone 12 Pro. 

The ultra-wide angle camers boasts another Sony sensor, the 50MP IMX766. This camera has an autofocus system that lets you shoot macro photos at just 4 cm distance.

It runs with OxygenOS based on Android 11 and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 with 8GB or 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 128 GB or 256 GB UFS3.1 storage.

The OnePlus 9 Pro also comes with Warp Charge 50 Wireless. The new wireless charger offers two coils, so that the phone can be charged both vertically and horizontally. An empty battery can be charged full in just 43 minutes, as per the company. 

The phone is available in three colour variants - Stellar Black, Pine Green and Morning Mist. 

OnePlus 9

The OnePlus 9 comes with a triple rear camera setup that consists of the 48-megapixel Sony IMX689 sensor, the new Sony IMX766 50-megapixel ultrawide-angle, and a 2-megapixel monochrome sensor. 

The OnePlus 9 features a triple camera setup consisting of a 48MP Sony IMX689 primary sensor, 50MP ultrawide camera and a 2MP Monochrome sensor. As far as the battery is considered, there is the same 4,500 mAh battery with 65W Warp Charge support, but with no wireless charging.   

Posted By: Abhinav Gupta