OnePlus Watch is coming. It has been leaked in a Cyberpunk 2077 edition. The live images have been leaked online on Chinese microblogging website Weibo. Already leaked on a number of occasions, the OnePlus Watch is said to be in the final stages of development. OnePlus Watch will run on its own OxygenOS For Watch platform and not Google’s Wear OS.
With all smartphone companies joining the smartwatch bandwagon, OnePlus isn’t keeping it far as well. Redmi Watch has been launched in China, and it could be coming to India anytime soon.
The first-ever smartwatch by the Xiaomi sub-brand comes with a 1.4-inch square shaped display, 7 sport modes and a sizable battery.
Redmi Watch price in China is set at around INR 3,000. The watch can be connected via Bluetooth 5.0 and is compatible with Android 5.0+ and iOS 10.0+ devices. The 7 sport modes include: Indoor Running, Outdoor Running, Outdoor Cycling, Indoor Cycling, Swimming and Freestyle.
OnePlus Watch In Making: What To Expect?
The company has been expanding fast into multiple segments, and smartwatch is one of the upcoming categories. OnePlus Watch has already been leaked on multiple occasions, but the recent image leak hints at an imminent launch. The company has already added an array of non-smartphone products in 2020.
Expect that to grow in 2021 with multiple products set to join in the OnePlus brand including affordable phones, watches and IOT products.
The company has slowly been moving away from the high-end flagship space to the all-round segment.
New OnePlus Nord smartphones are in the pipeline as well apart from OnePlus 9 series and OnePlus Watch.
OnePlus Watch may come with the OnePlus 9 series in Q1 2021. OnePlus Watch seems to be in development, and it could be in the final stages of testing. Popular tipster Max Jambor says OnePlus Watch will not be based on Google’s Wear OS.
Redmi Watch vs OnePlus Watch: Expected OnePlus Watch Specs
The first-ever Redmi smartwatch aka Redmi Watch comes with a square dial with a button on the right side selection. It offers 5 ATM water-resistance, 24-hour heart rate monitor and supports 120 watch faces. Redmi Watch features 7 sport modes, multifunctional NFC for payments, support for call notifications, SMS and third-party messages.
Coming to OnePlus Watch, it seems to be in development, and it could be in the final stages of testing. Popular tipster Max Jambor says OnePlus Watch will not be based on Google’s Wear OS. So the watch will have a customised OxygenOS skin on top.
9to5Google have previously hinted that the company is building its own platform for its upcoming smartwatch.
The Redmi Watch is backed by a 230mAh battery which is claimed to last up to 7 days on typical use and up to 12 days in long battery life mode.
The 1.4-inch colour touchscreen display offers 320 × 320 pixels resolution and 323 PPI. It can be connected via Bluetooth 5.0 and is compatible with Android 5.0+ and iOS 10.0+ devices. The 7 sport modes include: Indoor Running, Outdoor Running, Outdoor Cycling, Indoor Cycling, Swimming and Freestyle.
The sensors include a six-axis sensor, geomagnetic sensor, Ambient light sensor and heart rate sensor. The heart rate measurement works 24-hour real-time with sleep detection, steps count, calories count, distance walked, sedentary reminders, alarm reminder and activity records.
OnePlus Watch may run on Snapdragon Wear 4100 SoC, the successor to Snapdragon 3100 SoC offering a more refined performance with enhanced efficiency.
The OnePlus Watch might come in a special Cyberpunk 2077 edition, posted on Chinese microblogging site Weibo. OnePlus has partnered with Cyberpunk 2077 for the OnePlus 8T, so OnePlus Watch Cyberpunk 2077 won’t be a surprise. The Vivo Watch recently launched in China, so expect similarities on OnePlus Watch from Oppo and Vivo watches.
Redmi Watch Price, OnePlus Watch Price: Redmi Watch India Launch?
Redmi Watch, the first-ever smartwatch from the Xiaomi sub-brand has been unveiled in China. Redmi Watch price is set at RMB 269 (around Rs 3,018). In India, the prices may vary slightly. So, Redmi Watch price in India may be set at Rs 3,499 for the single model.
Redmi Watch India launch is expected soon, probably by early 2021. The company is yet to confirm Redmi Watch availability in markets outside of China.
OnePlus Watch may come with the OnePlus 9 series in Q1 2021. The OnePlus Watch price will stay in the higher-end wearable category, though pricing may remain competitive. If we had a guess, OnePlus Watch price should be somewhere between INR 10,000 to 14,000.