There have been a number of leaks pointing to the upcoming launch of OnePlus’ first smartwatch. Confirmed final yr by Oneplus CEO Pete Lau, the smartwatch has already been listed on India’s certification web site, Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS). There could be two variations of the smartwatch together with one with thinner bezels.
Recent pictures/sketches from patents noticed by Techniknews give one other perception into what the watch may appear to be. As anticipated from the sooner sketches launched by the corporate, it has a round design. There could be two forms of strap choices as soon as the smartwatch will get a launch. One can silicone strap for health fanatics and the opposite one could be extra formal. We may additionally see a Cyberpunk 2077-themed strap for the upcoming watch.
From what we know up to now, the OnePlus smartwatch will run on Google WearOS. However, we might some tweaks on prime of it as the corporate goals so as to add it to its ecosystem of gadgets. Lau revealed that the corporate has been working with Google to enhance the platform for its first smartwatch. This might assist OnePlus customers not simply maintain the smartwatch related to the telephone however its TV and different gadgets sooner or later as effectively.
“What we’re trying to do is work with Google to try to improve the connectivity between the Wear OS ecosystem, Android TV, and Android smartphones to create this ability for better device interoperability across the ecosystems,” OnePlus CEO mentioned in an interview.
The firm may additionally go on a distinct route and create its personal proprietary OS system. Like different smartwatches within the phase, OnePlus may also be seen coronary heart fee monitor, Sp02 monitor, sleep monitoring, GPS monitoring and others.
There isn’t any affirmation about the smartwatch’s launch but however it was anticipated to be unveiled early in 2021. Also, there aren’t any leaks about the pricing of the smartwatch as effectively. However, as a way to undercut Oppo, it could be priced between Rs 10,000 to Rs 15,000.