OnePlus is about to unveil its first smartwatch and second wearable in an internet occasion on March 23 alongside the launch of the OnePlus 9 collection. The smartwatch was confirmed final 12 months by the corporate’s CEO Pete Lau. Since then, there have been a number of leaks revealing the design and options of the smartwatch.
OnePlus launched the design sketches of the smartwatch a number of months in the past revealing it’ll have a round dial. A couple of days earlier, a render of the smartwatch was tweeted by Unbox Therapy. There isn’t any crown-style wheel across the show like we now have seen in a number of smartwatches. As per leaks, the show measurement is predicted to be 46mm.
OnePlus posted a video teaser on Twitter specializing in the strap. The picture posted on Twitter additionally exhibits that the strap can have a texture as a substitute of being plain. There are two buttons on the correct aspect. The high one of many two has OnePlus branding on it. Lau mentioned that it’s going to embody “a premium material never before seen in a smartwatch”.
OnePlus smartwatch is not going to run on Google’s WearOS. Lau revealed that it’s going to run on an RTOS-based working system. “When developing the OnePlus Watch, we tried to understand the pain points for a smartwatch wearer. We chose to go with a smart wear operating system developed based on RTOS because we believe it provides you a smooth and reliable experience while offering a great battery life, covering some of the biggest concerns we’ve been hearing from people looking to buy a smartwatch,” he wrote within the weblog submit.
OnePlus has additionally promised, “seamless connectivity” and “best-in-class experience” to the customers. The watch is predicted to work as a distant for OnePlus TV customers as properly. It will include 4GB of storage. There could be commonplace and LTE variants of the watch too. In the battery division, it’ll assist Warp Charge know-how. In 20 minutes it’s anticipated to run up to seven days. The processor has not been confirmed but. If it options Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 4100 processor, it will likely be the second smartwatch on the earth to accomplish that after TicWatch Pro 3.
Apart from the common coronary heart charge, step screens it’s anticipated to include an IP68 ranking for water and mud resistance. Additionally, it’ll monitor the consumer’s sleeping patterns, stress in addition to blood saturation.
Ahead of the launch, the smartwatch is accessible for pre-orders in China on retailer JD.com. The pre-booking quantity is CNY 50 (Rs 550 roughly). Those who pre-order may even be eligible to get a CNY 100 (Rs 1110 roughly) low cost.