The OnePlus 9 series will soon make its Malaysian debut, which is happening on the 17th of May 2021. The launch event will be held via a livestream on OnePlus Malaysia’s official Facebook page at 12PM.
OnePlus 9 Series
To recap, the OnePlus 9 Pro comes equipped with a 6.7-inch QHD+ LTPO AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, while the standard OnePlus 9 comes with a smaller 6.55-inch FHD AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate as well. Running on the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor, when it comes to memory configuration, both models share the same specs of up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.1-based internal storage.
The camera has got to be the main highlight of the OnePlus 9 series, which are co-developed by Hasselblad, one of the giants in the photography world alongside Leica (Huawei). On the OnePlus 9, it has a 48MP Sony IMX689 sensor, accompanied with a 50MP Sony IMX766 ultra-wide angle sensor, and a 2MP monochrome sensor.
As for the 9 Pro variant, it has a better 48MP Sony IMX789 sensor, while the 50MP ultra-wide angle sensor and 2MP monochrome sensor gets retained. The phone also gets an additional 8MP telephoto sensor too. As for selfies, both models come with the same 16MP Sony IMX471 sensor for selfies and video calls.
Apart from that, both phones have the same 4,500mAh battery that support the company’s proprietary Warp Charge 65T fast charging tech. According to OnePlus, the devices can be charged from zero to full in under 30 minutes. That being said, the OnePlus 9 wireless charging speed is rated up to 15W, while the OnePlus 9 Pro has a much higher limit at 50W.
Pricing And Availability
As of this writing, there are no local pricing or availability information made for the Malaysian market yet. But as reference, here are the global prices for the OnePlus 9 series:
- OnePlus 9 – 8GB + 128GB – EUR 699
- OnePlus 9 – 12GB + 256GB – EUR 799
- OnePlus 9 Pro – 8GB + 128GB – EUR899
- OnePlus 9 Pro – 12GB + 256GB – EUR 999