OnePlus 11 is the current flagship at OnePlus and it is huge. However, the smartphone giant is already working on OnePlus 12, specs updates from reliable tipster that paves the way for the upcoming device and what it could build upon once it launches early next year. We just got hands on some specs around OnePlus 12 that is slated to bring massive camera upgrades apart from the obvious chipset upgrade among others.
OnePlus 12 Release Date
Talking about the OnePlus 12 release date, the current-gen OnePlus 11 made it to China launch in January 2022 followed by its Indian and Global launch a few weeks later in February 2023, the OnePlus 12 is expected to launch a bit earlier in December this year in China. It will be followed by its global and Indian launch a few weeks later.
Yogesh Brar on Twitter: “OnePlus 12(Engineering config)- 6.7″ QHD OLED, 120Hz- Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 (SM8650)- 50MP + 50MP (UW) + 64MP (periscope)- 5,000mAh battery- 100W chargingLaunch: December (China) / Twitter”
OnePlus 12(Engineering config)- 6.7″ QHD OLED, 120Hz- Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 (SM8650)- 50MP + 50MP (UW) + 64MP (periscope)- 5,000mAh battery- 100W chargingLaunch: December (China)
OnePlus 12 Leaked Specifications
Talking about the specs, tipster Yogesh Brar posted a tweet according to which, OnePlus 12 is likely to pack in Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 as he teased teased an engineering sample form. The chipset will be launched officially later this year and seems like OnePlus will be among the first ones to pick it up.
The device is likely to pack in 6.7″ QHD+
panel with 120Hz refresh rate. There’s 5,000mAh battery onboard along with 100W fast charging tech in the specs sheet. We will see some impressive camera upgrades with the OnePlus 12.
A triple rear camera setup is expected to make the cut including a 50MP primary, a 50MP ultrawide and a 64MP periscope lens. The latter makes it for the first time on OnePlus device albeit Oppo had been using it in some of its offerings already. The periscope would make OnePlus 12 in-line with its competitors like Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra and Google Pixel 7 Pro that are among the best devices out there for photography. The camera is tuned by Hasselblad which is OnePlus official camera partner.
Apart from these few upgrades, there might not be too much of hardware upgrade lot of difference. The screen remains the same although the new chipset would make it a lot faster. Information regarding RAM, Storage among others remains shrouded
in mystery at the time of writing this.
We are still half an year away from OnePlus
launch and the rumors have just started appearing. We will get to see the upcoming flagship in CAD renders and specs before the actual phone sdoup 5 later this year.