OnePlus 9RT specifications confirmed: 120Hz display, Snapdragon 888, virtual RAM and more


  • OnePlus 9RT key specifications have been confirmed
  • It will be launching on October 19th in China
  • It is expected to debut later this month in India

OnePlus 9RT specifications have been officially confirmed by OnePlus ahead of its launch on October 13th in China. The handset is now listed on the Chinese retailer site for reservations. The official renders available in the listing have revealed the design of the 9RT.

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Earlier this year, OnePlus unveiled the OnePlus 9, OnePlus 9 Pro, and OnePlus 9R flagship phones. While there are no plans to release updated versions for the OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro, the upcoming 9RT will be arriving with a new chipset and a better primary camera as compared to last year’s OnePlus 9R. The company is also expected to unveil the 9RT in India later this month.

OnePlus 9RT specifications and features

OnePlus 9RT silver

OnePlus 9RT in Nano Silver and Hacker Black colours

A recent Weibo post by OnePlus confirmed that the OnePlus 9RT will be equipped with an E4 AMOLED panel that supports a 120Hz refresh rate. Instead of the Snapdragon 870 chipset seen on the 9R, the 9RT will be arriving with the more powerful Snapdragon 888. The SoC will be accompanied by LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage. It has a 4,500mAh battery that supports 65T Warp Charge technology. The company has also revealed that it will offer users a 600hz touch sampling rate, a heat dissipation area of 19067.44 mm², and up to 7GB of extended RAM.

Other reports have revealed that the OnePlus 9RT will be housing a 6.55-inch display with an in-screen fingerprint scanner. For photography, it may feature a 16-megapixel selfie camera, and a quad-camera unit with a 50-megapixel Sony IMX766 primary camera, a 16-megapixel ultra-wide snapper, a 5-megapixel macro camera, and a 2-megapixel mono lens. The device is expected to run ColorOS 12 based on Android 11.

In the above-shown renders, the OnePlus 9RT can be seen in Nano Silver and Hacker Black colours. Rumours suggestthat the 9RT may also come in a Teal colour. The flagship phone is expected to hit the Chinese market with a starting price of RMB 3,099 (~Rs 36,200). Apart from launching the 9RT, OnePlus will also be announcing the OnePlus Buds Z2 TWS earbuds with ANC support on October 13th.


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