OnePlus CEO Pete Lau is teasing a “moonshot” announcement on March 8th, when the company expected to expose information about its next flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 9. “Something new is on the horizon” a teaser website reads, along with a photograph that looks a horrible lot like the well-known “Earthrise” photo from the Apollo 8 mission. That image was taken with a Hasselblad video camera, the 180-year-old Swedish business reported to be partnering with OnePlus on its upcoming phones.
In the past, producers have actually likewise utilized pictures of the Moon to advertise the capabilities of their phones zoom cams for astrophotography, indicating that this might be a key function of the OnePlus 9 lineup.
The tease comes days after tipster Ishan Agarwal told 91Mobiles that the company would be revealing three brand-new mobile phones– the OnePlus 9, 9 Pro, and 9R– and a smartwatch in mid-March. According to tipster Max Jambor, the company will reveal the launch date of the OnePlus 9 series on March 8th.
The step-down OnePlus 9 is anticipated to have a flat 6.55-inch 120Hz 1080p display screen, according to Android Authority, while the 9 Pro will apparently have a 6.78-inch 120Hz 1440p display. A third phone, rumored to be called either the OnePlus 9R or OnePlus 9 Lite, could also be announced with an older Snapdragon 865 processor, Android Central reports.