OnePlus is gearing up for the launch of its new OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition globally on December 11. The Indian launch will take place on December 12 in Mumbai which will also be witnessed as the company’s fifth anniversary celebration. Now, the Chinese manufacturer has taken a step ahead and opened up the pre-order registrations on Amazon India.
The OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition will be an Amazon Exclusive and the “notify me” page is live on the e-commerce website. The launch will be held at Richardson & Cruddas Limited building, Byculla, Mumbai at 6.00 PM. OnePlus fans who wants to attend the event will have to take invitations from the OnePlus’s official website which are offered for a price of Rs 799, starting 10 AM from December 6.
OnePlus has previously collaborated with other brands launching a Star Wars edition as well as an Avengers edition. The OnePlus 6T announced its partnership with British supercar brand McLaren last month with a tagline reading “salute to speed” which means the smartphone will have the same responsiveness and the lagfree experience provided on the regular version of the OnePlus 6T. It will likely ship with extra RAM and internal storage while keeping the optical configuration and the processor same.
There will likely be customised themes, wallpapers and design with orange specific colours since McLaren’s signature color is orange. The OnePlus website also hinted an carbon-fibre back. Like all previous Special Editions, the McLaren OnePlus 6T variant is likely to be priced higher than the top variant of the handset.
The OnePlus 6T regular variant features a 6.41 Optic AMOLED display with a teardrop notch and has a 3D glass back coated with anti-glare coating. It houses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 coupled with 6GB /8GB RAM and 128GB/256GB internal storage. It sports a rear dual camera setup of 20MP + 16MP and a single 16MP camera at the front. It runs on OxygenOS on top of Android Oreo and is backed up by a 3,700 mAh Li-Po battery.
Samsung W20 5G Foldable Smartphone Listed On TENAA
Samsung’s Galaxy Fold was a hit or miss kinda smartphone, but it was a miss as it didn’t really meet the expectations of users at all. Problems with the protective cover and all slowed down the hype to almost a situation where we could just believe that the phone doesn’t even exist. But Samsung was already working on the next foldable smartphone and many reports were coming out regarding that. Now it looks like Samsung is bringing the next foldable phone- Samsung Galaxy W20 5G.
As the name itself implies to 5G, we are quite sure that the phone won’t be cheap at all, considering that it’s a foldable phone and it has got 5G. China Mobile, the world’s 4th largest carrier in terms of subscriber base has teased the phone. On a Weibo post, the company teased the Samsung Galaxy W20 5G.
The photo has texts that confirm the claim and we can see a foldable phone as well, partially open. It may be the successor to W2019, which was a flip phone which was launched at the same time a year back. However, the Samsung Galaxy W20 5G won’t have a physical keypad, instead, there will be a folding display similar to the Galaxy Fold. It is not still very clear whether the device folds horizontally or vertically, like the upcoming Moto Razr.
From the teaser, we can guess that the display is within the inner fold as the light is emerging from the inside. The Weibo post confirmed the launch of Galaxy W20 5G in November itself, which means that right now, Motorola and Samsung will go head to head in terms of foldable phones. Though, at this moment, the hype for the Moto Razr seems to be quite a bit high due to the nostalgic attraction towards its predecessor and due to the similar design. The Moto Razr interesting will have a display on the outer side and a tall display inside. As of now, it’s confirmed that the phone will be available in China via China Telecom, but Samsung hasn’t made any official statements regarding the W20 5G or its availability in other markets yet.
However, as usual, for such an innovative phone, leaks are already pointing towards the specs of Samsung Galaxy W20 5G. As someone spotted the phone on TENAA, we have got a few details and a few photos of the phone. As per the TENAA listing, the Galaxy W20 5G will sport a 4.6-inch display and will pack a big 4,135mAh battery. Also, we have got our hands on a few photos of the device.
From these images, it is quite evident that the phone will be similar to the Galaxy Fold in terms of how the display functions. We can see a quite noticeable camera bump and buttons at the edges. However, crucial details regarding the display are not available yet.
Xiaomi CC9 Pro with 108MP Penta camera & SD730G SoC certified in TENAA
Xiaomi has been teasing the launch of Mi CC9 Pro which is set to be launched in China on November 5. The Mi CC9 Pro and the Mi Note 10 are being touted as the next-generation camera phones with a 108MP camera sensor. The smartphone was recently certified by China’s regulatory body TENAA with model number M1910F4E. The same device was benchmarked in GeekBench earlier this week.
The listing doesn’t not include the official render but we already have a good idea how the phone looks like. According to it, the Mi CC9 Pro features a 6.47 inch FHD+ (2340 x 1080 pixels) OLED display. It will be powered by an unknown octa-core chipset clocked at 2.2GHz. The GeekBench test has revealed the chipset to be the Qualcomm SD730G. It will come in three variants of 6GB RAM + 64GB storage, 8GB RAM + 128GB storage and 12GB RAM + 256GB storage configuration.
The highlight of the device is a penta-camera with a 108MP primary sensor that will employ Samsung’s ISOCELL Bright HMX technology. There is no information about the other sensors. The leaked images show two dual-LED modules. As for selfies, there is a 32MP camera on the front placed on the water-drop notch. It runs MIUI 11 based on Android 9 Pie and will be backed by a 5170 mAh battery with fast charging capability.
It is confirmed that the phone will come with an in-screen fingerprint sensor, dual-frequency GPS and IR blaster. It measures 157.8 x 74.2 x 9.6 mm and weighs 208g. There are multiple color options like Black, Red, Blue, Pink, White, Green, Purple and Gray. There is no word about the pricing.
There is also a chance that the Mi CC9 Pro will be launched as Mi Note 10 in global markets. Xiaomi has a history of rebranding other Mi CC9 phones before launching them into markets outside China. Also they share the same model number M1910F4E as per various certification leaks.
OnePlus 8 Pro CAD Renders reveals Punch Hole Display instead of Pop Up & a Different back design!
The renders of the upcoming flagship from OnePlus, the OnePlus 8 Pro has been leaked online, and it gives away the key design factors. Based on the leaked render, the OnePlus 8 Pro will feature the same punch-hole display as seen on the OnePlus 8. But there is a catch. The upcoming OnePlus 8 Pro will feature a Quad camera setup as opposed to the triple camera on the OP 8. In similar incidents, the renders of the OnePlus 8 was leaked even before the OnePlus 7T was launched.
Rumors suggest that the quad-camera in the 8 Pro model will be a new 3D ToF sensor. If the rumors are true, then the OnePlus 8 Pro will be the first smartphone from the manufacturer that uses a ToF sensor. Speaking of the design, the OnePlus 8 Pro is much like it’s ancestor, and is expected to come with a 90Hz display with curved edges. However, there might be a slight size difference, since the 8 Pro will be coming with a 6.65-inch display instead of the 6.5-inch display as expected on the OnePlus 8.
The speaker grills on the OnePlus 8 Pro are also redesigned as per the renders. It was earlier seen on the renders of the OnePlus 8. Looking at the renders, it is easily noticeable that there isn’t much difference in the other design elements when the OnePlus series is moving forward to its next flagship.
The USB Type-C port remains in the middle of the bottom edge. Apart from that, the alert slider and power button can be found on the right edge, and the volume rocker is still on the left edge. However, the leaked renders reveal that the upcoming OnePlus 8 Pro will be slightly higher and slimmer than it’s a sibling.
The specifications of the OnePlus 8 Pro is not known as of now. However, as far as the design is concerned, the OnePlus 8 Pro follows the same design theme as of the OnePlus 8 with only a few updates.
Take a look at the rendered video:
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