OnePlus 10 Pro was launched on Tuesday as the company’s latest flagship. The new OnePlus phone comes with Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC and is equipped with a 120Hz AMOLED display that is equipped with second-generation low-temperature polycrystalline oxide (LTPO) technology. The OnePlus 10 Pro also packs triple rear cameras and a hole-punch display design. Unlike last year’s OnePlus 9 Pro, which had 65W fast charging, the OnePlus 10 Pro comes with up to 80W fast charging. The new OnePlus flagship also comes preloaded with Hyperboost technology which is claimed to help with better graphics. It also gets a new design with a metal mid frame integrated with 3D Nano-Nanocrystalline Ceramics. OnePlus also introduced the OnePlus Buds Pro Mithril Edition Truly Wireless Stereo (TWS) earbuds along with the flagship phone.
OnePlus 10 Pro price, availability
The price of OnePlus 10 Pro has been set at CNY 4,699 (approximately Rs 54,500) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The phone also comes in 8GB + 256GB and 12GB + 256GB models that are priced at CNY 4,999 (approximately Rs 58,000) and CNY 5,299 (approximately Rs 61,500) respectively. It will be available for purchase in China starting Thursday, January 13 in Emerald Forest and Volcano Black colors. Details regarding the global debut of the OnePlus 10 Pro are yet to be announced.
OnePlus 10 Pro Specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) OnePlus 10 Pro runs on Android 12 with ColorOS 12.1 on top and features a 6.7-inch QHD+ (1,440×3,216 pixels) curved AMOLED display with a 20.1:9 aspect ratio and a dynamic refresh rate . 1 Hz and 120 Hz. The display also includes always-on support and delivers up to 1300 nits of peak brightness. It is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass Victus panel. Under the hood, the OnePlus 10 Pro has a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC, along with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM.
For photos and videos, the OnePlus 10 Pro packs a triple rear camera setup that includes a 48-megapixel Sony IMX789 primary sensor with f/1.8 lens, Optical Image Stabilization (OIS).
The camera setup also includes a 50-megapixel Samsung ISOCELL JN1 sensor with an f/2.2 ultra-wide lens and an 8-megapixel telephoto shooter with OIS support.
OnePlus notes that the camera setup of the OnePlus 10 Pro is capable of delivering 3.3x optical zoom. It also supports 8K video recording at 24fps (frame rate). In addition, the camera on the OnePlus phone is supported by Hasselblad’s color customization.
For selfies and video chats, the OnePlus 10 Pro packs a 32-megapixel Sony IMX615 camera sensor on the front along with an f/2.4 lens.
Up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage has been offered in OnePlus 10 Pro. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC and USB Type-C port. Sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer and a proximity sensor. The phone also has an in-display fingerprint sensor for biometric authentication.
OnePlus packs the 10 Pro with a 5,000mAh dual-cell battery that supports 80W Super Flash Charge wired charging and 50W Wireless Flash Charge. The phone comes with stereo speakers and has Dolby Atmos support. Furthermore, it measures 163×73.9×8.55mm and weighs 200.5 grams.
OnePlus Buds Pro Mithril Edition Price, Specifications
In addition to the OnePlus 10 Pro, the Chinese company unveiled the OnePlus Buds Pro Mithril Edition that will be available for sale in China from Tuesday (January 11) with a starting price of CNY 699 (approximately Rs.8,100). The normal retail price of the earbuds is CNY 799 (approximately Rs 9,300) which will be applicable after the launch offer expires.
The design of the OnePlus Buds Pro Mithril Edition is similar to the regular Buds Pro but with a metal finish. The earbuds come with 40dB noise cancellation support which is backed by three microphones. OnePlus has also provided IP55 dust- and water-resistant design and Bluetooth v5.2 connectivity. The earbuds come with a charging case that supports wireless charging and helps deliver up to 38 hours of total battery life.
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