Jun 22, 2021 Reviews
OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 pro comes with the promising experience that is expected to be free of compromises. OnePlus announced its partnership with a three year cooperation agreement with Hassleband, with its distinct style and the tag line also suggest the same by indicating “Your best shot”. The OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 pro get distinguished by the rectangular camera set up of the Pro version. Some of the other advanced included the new panel for the display that can reduce the power consumption as OnePlus now promises. It is expected to reduce about 50% power consumption by its new LTPO backplane featuring the AMOLED panel.
OnePlus 9 pro on the design alignment contains a curved display. Whereas the OnePlus 9 is flaunting a plastic frame, glass body and totally a flat display. When it’s about a daily use smart phone OnePlus 9 pro is relatively tall. Hence, OnePlus 9 feels more comfortable to hold. There a punch hole camera on the front notch. OnePlus 9 pro provides water resistance IP68 water and dust resistance. However, the other model unfortunately do not offer any type of waterproofing. As mention before OnePlus 9 pro offers a slightly bigger display as it is a pro, it provides a 6.7 inch AMOLED display with all new LTPO and OnePlus 9 on the other hand got a normal 6.55 inch AMOLED with 120Hz refresh rate. The pro comes with a sharp panel that is obvious with you compare the models side by side.
Hardware And Specifications Insight
Both, OnePlus 9 pro and OnePlus 9 run on Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset. Even on the RAM there’s no much difference. The storage options are between 8GB RAM and 128Gb storage or 128gb storage. Both the models get components of faster performance either in daily use, loading apps or gaming. Both the phones are using the OxygenOS software that has came a long way with a version 11 and covers several changes that are made. There’s nothing to complain about the person of OnePlus 9 or OnePlus 9 pro.
The OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 pro both offer eye fetching camera specifications. Staring of with OnePlus 9 pro, it has a Quad camera. Whereas, OnePlus 9 got a triple lens. The sensor calibration and colour tuning is provided by the Hasselbald partnership.
OnePlus 9’s triple camera is made up of a 48 mega pixel main camera lens, 50 mega pixel ultra wide angle and a 2 mega pixel monochrome lens. Moreover, Pro offers 48 mega pixel main sensor with customer Sony IMX789 sensor and optical image stabilisation known as OIS, while the normal model is not equipped with OIS. Also, there’s a 50 mega pixel sensor onboard the 9 Pro and 2 mega pixel monochrome sensor , 8 mega pixel telephoto sensor completes the whole experience of a professional camera of the Pro. About the results it’s still not as impressive as the marketing campaign suggests, zoom camera is not up to the mark to provide clearer photos. Moreover, OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 pro got a 16 mega pixel camera on front for selfies. In the right light it’s easy to say that Oneplus 9 pro is the smartphone you need if you’re looking for a better camera.
Both the smartphones makes it through the day with real life battery longevity. With a good screen time phone still makes it to bed time with about 30% charge in spare.