OnePlus Watch has been confirmed to be in development by CEO Pete Lau. OnePlus Watch launch may happen alongside the OnePlus 9 series in 2021. The company is working with Google on an improved version of WearOS for the OnePlus Watch, said to be a customised skin of OxygenOS. OnePlus Watch was previously leaked in a Cyberpunk 2077 edition.
The live images were revealed 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.
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 Launch Soon: What To Expect
OnePlus Watch launch date is expected in 2021. We may see OnePlus Watch launching alongside the OnePlus 9 in Q1 2021. OnePlus Watch is in development, and it could be in the final stages of testing. Popular tipster Max Jambor previously said OnePlus Watch will not be based on Google’s WearOS, but the new report says otherwise.
We are still not sure whether the OnePlus Watch will run on WearOS or a customized skin on top of OxygenOS alongside WearOS. OnePlus is said to be reportedly working closely with Google on this.
If we go by the rumours, the OnePlus 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.
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.
OnePlus Watch Price In India, OnePlus Watch Launch Date In India
The OnePlus Watch price in India will be based on the global pricing. Though the company is known to price the products considerably lower in India than the US or European pricing, the OnePlus Watch price in India may stay around Rs 10,000 or a little higher. The company has seen lately focusing on the mid-range segments closely.
OnePlus Watch launch date in India is expected to be around Q1 2021. OnePlus Watch may launch alongside the OnePlus 9 series. OnePlus Watch launch date in India is said to happen between early and mid-2021.