OnePlus Pad to debut during the first half of 2022; will likely run Android 12L


  • OnePlus Pad is speculated to launch in the first half of 2022
  • Fresh information reveals that it will run on Android 12L
  • It is a specially designed OS for foldable devices

OnePlus Pad is reportedly in the works. Some reports have claimed that the first OnePlus tablet could be arriving in the next few months in India. A fresh report by 91mobiles that cites tipster Yogesh Brar as the source has revealed that it will run on the upcoming Android 12L OS.

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Last month, OnePlus announced the OnePlus 9RT and Buds Z2 earbuds in India. Reports have revealed that the company has planned several new products including new smartphones, TVs during the first half of 2022. The rumoured OnePlus Pad is also expected to debut during this period.

OnePlus Pad likely to ship with Android 12L OS

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OnePlus Pad likely to ship with Android 12L

The Android 12L is Google’s OS specifically designed for large screen devices such as tablets and foldable devices. The search giant is likely to announce it by the end of Q1 2022. The regular version of the Android OS stretches the UI to fit a device with a display offering large aspect ratio. However, the Android 12L OS is expected to come with an adaptive UI that will function seamlessly on such devices.

Reports have revealed that the Android 12L will offer features such as a side-by-side panel for notifications pane and quick settings, taskbar, drag-and-drop, and more. The OnePlus Pad moniker is yet to be confirmed, but the name was trademarked in India back in July 2021. Unfortunately, there is no information available on the specs of the OnePlus Pad.

Upcoming OnePlus devices

OnePlus has recently teased the arrival of the OnePlus TV Y1S and Y1S Edge. The two smart TVs may go official as early as next week in India. The company is rumoured to announce the OnePlus Nord CE 2 later this week. It is expected to come with a 90Hz AMOLED display, 64-megapixel triple cameras, Dimensity 900, and a 4,500mAh battery with 65W fast charging.

The device is likely to start at Rs 25,000. In addition, the company is working on new smartphones such as OnePlus Nord 2T, Nord 2 Lite, and Nord CE 2 Lite. It is also reportedly working on a powerful flagship phone, which might be called OnePlus 10 Pro+. This device is likely to come preinstalled with the long-awaited unified OS, which is said to be based on Android 13.


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