High Resolution Hasselblad Cameras Integrated in New OnePlus 9 Series

March 29, 2021 •

OnePlus 9

The new OnePlus 9 Series debuted on March 23, 2021, with a standard version and a Pro version. Here’s an overview of what makes OnePlus a quality Android smartphone, with details on the specifications.

About the OnePlus 9 Series

If you often find your device running out of power, you’ll be glad the OnePlus 9 series includes 65W fast charging (plugged in) and 15W or 65W fast wireless charging (Pro), of a battery with 4,500mAh capacity. With 65W wired charging, your device will go from 1% to 100% in just 29 minutes. Wireless charging on the Pro version takes 43 minutes, according to Android Headlines.

The OnePlus 9 features a 6.55-inch FHD+ flat AMOLED screen while the OnePlus 9 Pro is a bit bigger, with a 6.7-inch QHD+ curved  AMOLED screen. They are both powered by Snapdragon 888 5G processors with 8GB of RAM, which is upgradeable to 256GB. That’s ideal for people who love playing games or watching streaming videos on the go.

They run Android 11 and OxygenOS 11, and both versions of the OnePlus include 5G connectivity. You can obtain a device in Astral Black or Winter Mist. For those upgrading to 256GB, Pine Green is a third color option.

High Resolution Cameras

Recognizing the value consumers place on high-quality images shot by their mobile devices, OnePlus partnered with Hasselblad to improve its phone’s cameras. Hasselblad technology ensures improved color science to make images reflect reality more accurately. The camera manufacturer and OnePlus have forged a three-year partnership, so industry observers are looking forward to seeing additional developments going forward.

On the rear, there’s a 48MP wide camera, a 50MP ultra-wide camera and 2MP monochrome and a 16MP camera on the front for both versions. The regular OnePlus has an additional 2MP monochrome camera on the rear, while the OnePlus 9 Pro stands out with an additional 8MP telephoto lens.

The OnePlus 9 lists starting at $729 and the Pro version has a base price of $969.  They became available for pre-ordering on March 26, 2021, and go on sale starting April 2, 2021.

Driving Safely With Your New OnePlus 9

So many people rely on their smartphone’s GPS and map app for navigation while driving, and if they aren’t using the device safely, they run the risk of getting in an accident. There’s no need for drivers to pick up their phone. It’s a trivial matter to install a high-quality dashboard mount, which allows for hands-free driving and less distraction.