Whereas the OnePlus 9 and 9 Professional might not garner the identical hype and adulation it did when it was below founder Carl Pei, there’s nonetheless loads to be enthusiastic about with the upcoming flagship. And in keeping with the most recent leak, the OnePlus 9 may have an enormous battery with blazing quick charging, greater than what’s supplied within the Samsung Galaxy S21.
Notable OnePlus leaker Max Jambor (@MaxJmb) believes that the upcoming cellphone may have a gargantuan four,500 mAh battery. Because of this we will count on longevity to be within the ballpark of 11 hours, similar to with the OnePlus eight Professional and its four,500 mAh battery.
Whereas the OnePlus 9 Professional will reportedly have the identical battery measurement as final yr’s mannequin, it is notable that the common OnePlus 9 may also sport the four,500 mAh array. By comparability, final yr’s base OnePlus eight had a four,300 mAh battery.
It is not simply battery measurement that is seeing an improve on the OnePlus 9 — charging is getting some consideration, too. Contemplating that final yr’s OnePlus 8T included 65W Warp Charging, it is protected to imagine the OnePlus 9 would no less than embody that. At that velocity, the cellphone may be totally charged in simply 40 minutes.
To realize this blazing quick cost velocity, OnePlus has divided the battery into two. Through the use of two 2,250mAh cells, it permits the cellphone to concurrently cost each arrays.
It is unsure if OnePlus will comply with Apple, Samsung and Huawei in not together with a charging brick with this yr’s machine. Corporations at the moment are foregoing chargers in a bid to curb e-waste — though, in Apple’s case, an iPhone with USB Sort-C would have helped tremendously on that entrance. It is also unsure if OnePlus will up the ante in wi-fi charging expertise. Whereas final yr’s OnePlus eight Professional supplied spectacular 30W wi-fi charging, the upcoming Xiaomi Mi 11 will ship with 50W wi-fi charging this March in Europe.
The OnePlus 9 can be anticipated to see a bump in digital camera efficiency following a supposed partnership with Swedish digital camera producer Hasselblad. It is an fascinating pairing, particularly contemplating Hasselblad cameras can value nicely over $30,000. Whether or not the Swedish digital camera firm is definitely serving to in enhancing digital camera efficiency stays to be seen as this may very well be nothing greater than a branding deal.
The OnePlus 9 and 9 Professional are anticipated to launch this March.