The OnePlus 9RT launch date has been set for October 13, the Chinese company announced on Friday. The new OnePlus phone is speculated to come as an upgrade to the OnePlus 9R that was launched earlier this year. Along with announcing the launch date, OnePlus released some images to confirm some of the alleged specifications of the OnePlus 9RT. The smartphone is rumored to have quad rear cameras. It has also been teased to give faster performance in the company’s T-series. Apart from OnePlus 9RT, the company will also launch OnePlus Buds Z2 next week.
OnePlus 9RT launch date
On Weibo, OnePlus posted a teaser to announce the launch date of the OnePlus 9RT. The launch event will take place in China on October 13 at 7:30pm CST Asia (5pm IST). Along with the OnePlus 9RT, the event will also introduce the OnePlus Buds Z2 as the company’s next-generation true wireless stereo (TWS) earbuds. The company announced this through a teaser posted on Weibo.
There is also speculation about the OnePlus 9RT launch in India, though the company is yet to confirm whether it will coincide with the launch in China or on some other date.
OnePlus 9RT Price (Expected)
The price of OnePlus 9RT has not been officially confirmed yet. However, a recent report claims that the new smartphone will be available somewhere between CNY 2,000 (approximately Rs 23,300) and CNY 3,000 (approximately Rs 34,900). OnePlus has started taking pre-orders for the OnePlus 9RT in China. Chinese e-commerce site JD.com has listed the new OnePlus phone with renders showing its design from both the front and back.
OnePlus 9RT Specifications (Expected)
In terms of specifications, the teasers released by OnePlus confirm that the OnePlus 9RT will feature a 50-megapixel camera sensor, Warp Flash Charge, and 120Hz display. Other details about the smartphone have not been revealed yet.
Previous reports suggested that the OnePlus 9RT would come with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC and a 50-megapixel Sony IMX766 camera that is also available on the OnePlus 9, OnePlus 9 Pro and OnePlus Nord 2. The smartphone has also been claimed. 4,500mAh battery with full-HD+ display and 65W fast charging support.
The teaser released by OnePlus shows the new model in a single gray color option, though a recent report claims that there could be three different shades to choose from.
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