- OnePlus is rumoured to launch the OnePlus 9 Lite/ 9e alongside the regular OnePlus 9 next month
- The smartphone is expected to be priced lower than the brand’s flagship offerings
- It is tipped to feature a 90Hz display and Snapdragon 690 processor
OnePlus is rumoured to debut a Lite variant of the OnePlus 9 alongside the regular OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro. The company’s flagship offerings are expected to launch next month. There has been confusion over the naming of the third device i.e. OnePlus 9 Lite or OnePlus 9e. In December we reported that it could be an affordable flagship phone.
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Now a report by Techmaniacs reveals some key information on the OnePlus 9 Lite or OnePlus 9e. The publication also shared a leaked screenshot of the ‘About Phone’ section on the standard OnePlus 9.
OnePlus 9e key specs leaked
Previously we had reported that the OnePlus 9 Lite or OnePlus 9e will be powered by the dated Snapdragon 865 processor. However, according to Techmaniacs, the upcoming rumoured smartphone could be equipped with a Snapdragon 690 SoC. The device will reportedly pack 8GB RAM and 128GB native storage. We can expect more RAM and storage variants.
The OnePlus 9 Lite or OnePlus 9e is expected to feature a 6.5-inch display bearing a resolution of 1,800 x 2,400 pixels. It is also tipped to sport a 90Hz refresh rate screen. The smartphone may come with a 64MP main camera paired with an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens. The device will reportedly be backed by a 5,000mAh battery unit.
As for the standard OnePlus 9, it is seen with a model number LE2113 in the leaked screenshot. It reveals a flagship Snapdragon 888 processor at the core paired with 8GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage. The smartphone will come with a 6.55-inch Fluid AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. It is expected to sport triple rear cameras comprising of a 48MP main sensor, 50MP secondary lens and a 2MP unit. According to past reports, the OnePlus 9 is tipped to be powered by a 4,500mAh battery with support for 65W fast charging.