OnePlus makes official the launch date of the OnePlus 9 and confirms the collaboration with Hasselblad
Habemus official release date for the OnePlus 9 Series. The company Just confirmed through its official Web that your new family of high-end devices will be presented on March 23 at an online event. And yes, from the company they speak of “Series”, so, a priori, it seems that there will be at least two devices.
On the other hand, the company has taken advantage of the announcement of the launch date to communicate your partnership with Hasselblad, one of the camera brands and lenses that are best known in the photography sector, which has developed the cameras for its next flagships together with the manufacturer.
Hasselblad cameras for the OnePlus 9 cameras
As they have explained from OnePlus, with their new devices they hope to be able to capture images with “higher quality, sharper details and, perhaps most importantly, more accurate colors.” To get it, OnePlus has partnered with Hasselblad, an association that will last three years and that seems similar to that of Huawei y Leica The Nokia y Carl Zeiss.
This association will start with the system Hasselblad Camera for Mobile, which will debut in the OnePlus 9 series. In the words of Pete Lau, CEO of OnePlus, “We have created a completely new color solution, natural color calibration with Hasselblad, which will now serve as our new color calibration standard for future OnePlus smartphone camera systems. ”
The Hasselblad and OnePlus partnership will begin with software enhancements that include color adjustments and sensor calibration, expanding to “more dimensions to develop more innovative imaging technologies.” From OnePlus they state that over the next three years they will invest 150 million dollars to achieve it.
And has something been said about the new mobiles? The truth is that yes. On the one hand, the OnePlus 9 series will debut a panoramic camera with a field of view of 140º, T-lens technology for “ultra-fast focus on the front camera” and a free-form lens that “eliminates edge distortion in ultra-wide photos.”
The OnePlus 9 series will use a custom Sony IMX789 Senso for the main camera
On the other hand, it is confirmed that the OnePlus 9 series will use a sensor Sony IMX789 customized for the main camera of your devices. In the absence of knowing its resolution, OnePlus has explained that it is compatible with RAW de 12 bits, enhanced HDR recording and support for 4K recording at 120 FPS and 8K at 30 FPS.
Last but not least, Pete Lau has assured in a reply to a OnePlus forum user that your new smartphones will have the charger included in the box. We will have to wait until March 23 to know all the details of the new high-end OnePlus.
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