OnePlus is gearing up for the release of its inaugural foldable smartphone in India, having recently confirmed the name and launch date through X (formerly known as Twitter). The Chinese smartphone giant has christened this innovative device as the ‘OnePlus Open,’ and it’s all set to hit the market on October 19.
Ahead of the official OnePlus event, a reputable tipster has generously shared some key details, including the anticipated price, sale date, and specifications of the OnePlus foldable phone. Here’s a sneak peek of what’s in store.
The OnePlus Open is expected to be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC, Qualcomm’s flagship processor for smartphones in 2023. Notably, this is the same SoC used in the OnePlus 11, promising top-notch performance. The teaser image has already given us a tantalizing glimpse of what to expect, revealing the presence of the coveted Alert Slider, a feature sure to thrill OnePlus enthusiasts.
Adding to the excitement, Pete Lau, co-founder of OnePlus and senior vice president at Oppo, has confirmed that this remarkable smartphone is the result of a collaborative effort between the two companies.
The OnePlus Open is projected to support lightning-fast 100W rapid charging and will sport a triple camera setup at the rear, promising exceptional photography capabilities.
OnePlus Open: Pricing & Availability
The OnePlus Open is poised to be priced at under Rs 1,20,000 in the Indian market, with its official release scheduled for October 19, 2023. For those eager to catch the unveiling in real-time, the launch event will be live-streamed on YouTube and OnePlus’ social media channels, commencing at 7:30 PM IST.