OnePlus is holding a March 8 event, teases ‘something new is on the horizon’March 1, 2021
The launch of the rumored new OnePlus 9 may be only a week away. Taking to Twitter on Monday, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau tweeted, “Stay tuned for March 8,” linking to a “moonshot” teaser page on the phone-maker’s website.
The tweet comes amid growing speculation that the OnePlus 9 line is ready to launch. Leaks suggested late last year OnLeaks reports that the Pro will have a 6.7-inch curved display with a camera cutout in the upper left corner., which aligns well with this event. Rumored specs for the upcoming flagship OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro include a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor, a new camera array, 65-watt fast-charging and a possible 1440p 120Hz display. Leaker
The company is also rumored to be partnering with camera company Hasselblad, as revealed by YouTuber Dave2D, and some on Twitter took Lau’s tweet as a reference to a partnership given that Hasselblad was chosen by NASA to document the moon landing in 1969.
A OnePlus 9 Lite, or 9R, is also 91Mobiles, specs for this phone are rumored to include a Qualcomm Snapdragon 690 processor, 8GB of RAM, a 64-megapixel main camera, a 6.5-inch 90Hz screen and a 5,000-mAh battery., though whether that will get the same camera upgrades remains to be seen. According to
In addition to the OnePlus 9 line of phones, 91Mobiles notes that the company is also expected to introduce its first smartwatch, called the OnePlus Watch.