Oneplus is gearing up for the highly anticipated launch of its latest flagship series, the OnePlus 12, scheduled for January 12. The unveiling event will introduce the OnePlus 12 and 12R models, accompanied by the debut of the OnePlus Buds 3. Having already made their debut in China, it is anticipated that these devices will share similar specifications when introduced to the Indian market. A leaked online pricing suggests an exciting insight into the potential cost of the OnePlus 12, building anticipation for what OnePlus has in store for its eager audience.
OnePlus 12 specifications
The Chinese variant of the OnePlus 12 boasts robust performance with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset, ensuring high-speed functionality and efficient handling of AI tasks. Offering configurations of up to 16GB RAM and 512GB storage, the device caters to users with demanding multitasking needs and provides ample space for content storage.
The OnePlus 12 features a striking 6.82-inch display with a 2K resolution and an impressive 120Hz refresh rate, promising a visually immersive experience. Using LTPO AMOLED panel technology, the display delivers vibrant colors and deep contrasts. With a peak brightness of 4,500 nits, it ensures outdoor visibility and supports advanced features like Dolby Vision, 10-bit Color Depth, and ProXDR, earning it a DisplayMate A+ certification for top-tier quality.
The camera system, fine-tuned by Hasselblad, comprises a triple rear setup. This includes a 48-megapixel wide-angle lens, a 48-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 64-megapixel telephoto lens with 3x telephoto capabilities. For selfies and video calls, the device integrates a 32-megapixel front-facing camera.
Powering the OnePlus 12 is a substantial 5,400mAh battery, supporting rapid 100W fast charging via the USB-C port, capable of reaching from 0 to 100 percent battery in just 26 minutes. The device also reintroduces a rapid 50W wireless charging option, providing users with a convenient charging alternative.
Running on Android 14 with a customized OxygenOS 14 interface, the OnePlus 12 delivers a software experience that emphasizes efficiency and a clean user interface, ensuring a seamless and user-friendly interaction for consumers.
OnePlus 12R specifications
The OnePlus 12R showcases a stunning 6.78-inch LTPO AMOLED display, featuring a 120Hz refresh rate and an impressive 1.5K resolution. With a speculated peak brightness of 4,500 nits, the display ensures exceptional outdoor visibility, delivering a vibrant and immersive visual experience.
Powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset and paired with 16GB of LPDDR5X RAM, the OnePlus 12R promises smooth multitasking capabilities. The expansive 1TB UFS 4.0 storage option provides users with ample space for data and applications, catering to those with high storage requirements.
The smartphone is rumored to boast a versatile triple camera setup on the rear. This configuration includes a high-resolution 50MP main lens for detailed photography, an 8MP ultrawide lens for capturing expansive scenes, and a 2MP macro sensor for close-up shots. For selfies and video calls, the device is expected to feature a 16MP front-facing camera, enhancing the user’s photography and video communication experience.
Under the hood, the OnePlus 12R is anticipated to house a substantial 5500mAh battery, ensuring extended usage between charges. The device is also said to come equipped with rapid 100W SuperVOOC fast charging technology through the USB Type-C port, allowing users to quickly replenish the battery and stay connected throughout the day.
As for the pricing, leaks suggest that the OnePlus 12 is expected to be priced at Rs 69,999 for the 12GB RAM and 256GB storage variant in India. This is lower than the Chinese price of CNY 4,299 (approximately Rs 50,700) for the same model. The OnePlus 12R, being a slightly toned-down version, is expected to be priced even lower. Both models are anticipated to be available for purchase on Amazon India once launched.