OnePlus To Launch Phones Under Rs 20,000 In India, OnePlus Nord 3? OnePlus 10 Getting Ready
OnePlus is said to be gearing up for mid-range OnePlus phones in India, which could launch at around Rs 20,000 in the country. The report says the Chinese smartphone brand in Workin on sub-?20,000 smartphones especially for the Indian market. The company has been cutting down on flagships, and recently launched two phones under Rs 30,000 in India: OnePlus Nord CE 5G and OnePlus Nord 2 5G.
OnePlus will also be skipping OnePlus series R phones this year, and said to launch a single OnePlus 9RT, again an entry-level premium phone, not a high-end flagship.
OnePlus 10 Pro design is out, and the concept renders hint at an under-display front camera. OnePlus 10 series will launch in early 2022 consisting of three phones as this year: OnePlus 10, OnePlus 10 Pro and OnePlus 10R.
OnePlus Phones Under Rs 20,000 Coming To India: OnePlus Nord 3?
OnePlus will now focus more on mid-range and entry-level premium phones than high-end flagships. Though, it will continue to make higher-end flagships, the focus will be more on the value-for-money mid-range premium phones. The recently launched OnePlus Nord 2 5G opened to mixed responses, but has been selling quite well for the price.
Just a while ago OnePlus merged with its sister brand OPPO. It has already started using a merged version of ColorOS, and it’s seen changing shoes to experiment with new categories.
OnePlus started with value-for-money flagships, and was once known for flagship killer phones in India and abroad. It slowly kept increasing the prices as they got popular each year.
Lately it has been experimenting a lot, and came up with a bunch of non-smartphone products. Even in the smartphone space it started to bring in budget and mid-range phones, and now is said to enter the budget smartphone category in India under Rs 20,000.
Tipster Yogesh Brar reported that OnePlus will release sub Rs 20,000 smartphones in India, said to start by the end of the year. The upcoming OnePlus phones will probably continue with the ‘Nord’ branding. The company have experienced success with Nord phones in India, and it will probably focus more on this category in India. OnePlus already sells budget phones abroad, and now its turn for India.
OnePlus 10 Series In Making: OnePlus 10, OnePlus 10 Pro, OnePlus 10R
OnePlus 10 series will launch in early 2022 consisting of three phones as this year: OnePlus 10, OnePlus 10 Pro and OnePlus 10R. The company recently was merged with its sister company Oppo, and might have different plans from now on. Coming to OnePlus 10 Pro concept renders, LetsGoDigital and Jermaine rendered images hinting at what OnePlus 10 Pro may look like. The company seem to be already in the development of the next OnePlus series phones, OnePlus 10 and OnePlus 10 Pro.
Surprisingly, the OnePlus 10 Pro leaks show an under-display selfie camera and Hasselblad branding.
On the rear side, OnePlus 10 Pro is seen with a large, circular camera bump. It has two camera sensors with a xenon flash and an LED flash. While companies don’t anymore use xenon flashes on phones, the addition seems like a surprise addition.
The OnePlus 10 series cameras will also be developed in partnership with Hasselblad, as OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro. The leaked OnePlus 10 Pro is shown in a black-coloured faux leather with a leatherette matte finish. OnePlus 10 Pro packs in a 3.5mm audio jack on top, and a USB Type-C port and speaker and microphone grills at the bottom, power button, an alert slider on right and a camera shutter button on left with a volume rocker.