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The much-anticipated OnePlus 12 will be unveiled at the company’s 10th anniversary celebration on December 4 in China. This premium smartphone boasts cutting-edge technologies like the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC, a Sony LYT-808 image sensor and a dazzling 2K resolution AMOLED screen.
The official announcement was made via a Weibo post by the Chinese electronics behemoth, causing excitement among the tech fans. The Chinese version of the OnePlus 12 will include Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC along with a Sony LYT-808 image sensor and a visually appealing 2K resolution AMOLED screen.
The Chinese release is a precursor to the global debut which is slated to take place in January 2024 with conjecture circulating about the possibility of the OnePlus Ace 3 being rebranded as the OnePlus 12R for the international market.
OnePlus has revealed hints about the features packed into the OnePlus 12 as the firm prepares for its 10-year anniversary event. A notable feature is the inclusion of a Sony LYT-808 image sensor, which is most likely an update of the sensor used in the OnePlus Open foldable device.
While specifics about other camera sensors remain unknown the reported presence of a 64MP periscope zoom lens with an f/2.6 aperture and optical image stabilisation has piqued the interest of smartphone photography lovers.
OnePlus confirmed the OnePlus 12 would be powered by the strong Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC at a recent event in China hosted by display manufacturer BOE. The brand emphasised display upgrades, confirming the use of a 2K resolution AMOLED panel.
This display will be powered by OPPO’s first-generation display chip, Display P1, which will ensure high-precision pixel-level calibration for higher image quality, increased brightness and lower power consumption.
DisplayMate has given the 2K resolution AMOLED display, suitably termed the “Oriental screen,” an A+ rating. The OnePlus 12’s battery is expected to be a powerful 5,400 mAh battery, supported by the ease of 100W cable charging and 50W wireless charging capabilities.
With this combination of impressive specs, the OnePlus 12 is positioned as a flagship competitor in the extremely competitive smartphone sector. The stage is prepared for OnePlus’ 10-year anniversary celebration, as CEO and founder Pete Lau is anticipated to take the audience on an immersive journey inside the possibilities of the OnePlus 12.
Leaks and rumours have already hinted at what to expect such as a 6.82-inch LTPO OLED screen with a resolution of 1,440 x 3,168 pixels and an immersive peak brightness of up to 2,600 nits. Sony’s new 48MP dual-layer stacked Lytia 808 primary sensor will be used alongside a ½.0” 64MP OV64B sensor with a telephoto lens giving 3x optical zoom in the camera arrangement.
The Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chip is slated to power the gadget, assuring strong performance. The OnePlus 12 is more than just raw power; its BOE X1 OLED display with 2K resolution and a silky 120Hz refresh rate, offers a visual feast.
The device, which runs ColorOS 14-based Android 14, demonstrates OnePlus’ commitment to providing an excellent user experience. The OnePlus 12 is ready to make huge imprint in the smartphone sector, ushering in a new era for the famed OnePlus brand, as the countdown to the event continues.
Global fans are anticipating the introduction of a smartphone that flawlessly integrates innovation, performance and visual perfection.