UPDATE 4: Coming to India, Europe, and North America in March with OxygenOS 12.1
OnePlus has now announced the OnePlus 10 Pro is coming to India, Europe, and North America in March. The phone will launch with Android 12-based OxygenOS 12.1 out of the box.
According to OnePlus, the company has sold 11 million phones in 2021 — a new record. The Nord series has already sold 10 million units so far.
The company may also release a foldable device later in the year or early next year. With OxygenOS 13, the company will offer a clean user interface similar to pure Android.
UPDATE 3: A new OnePlus 10 Pro Extreme Edition launched
Today, OnePlus has finally introduced the OnePlus 10 Pro Extreme Edition in the ceramic white color. In a recent post on Weibo, OnePlus has now unveiled the new white color variant of the OnePlus 10 Pro.
The OnePlus 10 Pro Extreme Edition will be available for pre-order in China starting today and will be available for sale on March 1. The device will cost you 5,799 yuan ($915).
OnePlus 10 Pro White Color Variant Launched in China.
12+512GB ¥5799 (₹68,700) pic.twitter.com/kRbVh7M5Wi
— Ankit (@TechnoAnkit1) February 21, 2022
UPDATE 2: February 02 (11:54 ET) The OnePlus 10 Pro will not be running on the new unified OS
According to the latest report, the global version of the OnePlus 10 Pro will not be running on the new unified OS, instead, it will run the Android 12-based OxygenOS 12. The device was initially expected to run the new unified OS, a new OS after the merger between OnePlus and Oppo last year.
The company is expected to launch the OnePlus 10 Pro phone globally by the end of March. The device has already launched in China with Android 12-based ColorOS 12.1.
UPDATE 1: January 12 (09:31 ET) – OnePlus 10 Pro officially launched
OnePlus officially released the OnePlus 10 Pro flagship. OnePlus 10 Pro adopts a brand-new breakthrough design. The rear three-camera module is very large. It comes in two colors – black and blue.
In terms of core configuration, the OnePlus 10 Pro is equipped with a new generation of Snapdragon 8 gen 1 mobile platform, adopts LPDDR5 memory + UFS 3.1 storage, and has the largest cooling system, with a cooling area as high as about 55% of the area of A4 paper.
It has a 5000mAh battery, supports 80W super flash charging and 50W wireless flash charging, built-in super-large X-axis linear motor, with an O-Haptics vibration effect system.
OnePlus 10 Pro has Samsung’s 6.7-inch AMOLED top screen, with 2K + ultra-clear resolution, 120Hz LTPO 2.0 adaptive screen refresh rate, native 10-bit color, 1300 nits peak, HDR10 + certification, supports rapid refresh rate conversion, flexible adaptive refresh rate, 1Hz screen display.
OnePlus 10 Pro is equipped with HyperBoost chip-level full-link game frame stabilization technology: GPA stabilization, a combination of multiple AI algorithms, ultra-persistent frame stabilization; graphics heterogeneity improves GPU computing efficiency by 36%, and single-game game power consumption is reduced by 5%; O-Sync overclocking response reduces application-to-display latency by over 30ms.
In the camera department, the OnePlus 10 Pro is equipped with an exclusive custom IMX789, has a 48-megapixel, 1/1.43-inch super-large bottom, provides Hasselblad professional mode, can capture up to 12-bit color depth RAW photos, supports 4K and 8K high-definition video, supports Log mode Help post color correction, DOL-HDR high dynamic range to reduce image overexposure, greatly optimize the shooting of moving objects, and increase the film yield by 65%; self-developed precise color compiler, precise color control, easy to shoot “OnePlus Hasselblad”, the default camera adds 1 billion colors, and the color transition is natural and smooth.
The other two cameras are 50-megapixel ultra-wide-angle cameras with default 110-degree and 150-degree support, which support fisheye mode to take exaggerated and interesting photos, and an 8-megapixel 3.3x telephoto camera with a new super-resolution algorithm that supports Night mode.
In terms of system, the OnePlus 10 Pro is pre-installed with the new ColorOS 12.1 system, built-in AI self-smoothing engine 2.1, and has obtained the 36-month fluency A-level certification from South Germany, providing free-floating windows, cross-screen interconnection, smart sidebar, free translation, etc. Features, with more than 300 basic experience optimizations and feature upgrades.
The OnePlus 10 Pro starts at 4,699 yuan ($739), and pre-order has already started, it will officially go on sale on January 13.
- 8GB + 128GB version 4699
- 8GB + 256GB version 4999
- 12GB + 256GB version 5299
In addition, OnePlus also brought the Buds Pro Special Edition, which achieved a unique high-bright metal texture on the surface of the earphones through the coating process. The price is 799 yuan.
Coming on January 2022 (December 09, 2021 – 02:35 ET)
OnePlus usually launches new flagship smartphones in the first quarter, and the OnePlus 10 series is no exception. According to rumors, the company may once again release the OnePlus 10 series early. The OnePlus 9 series was also released nearly a month earlier than the OnePlus 8 series.
According to @MaxJmb, OnePlus will release the new OnePlus 10 Pro on January 5, the same day that the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) opens in Las Vegas, but it is not clear whether OnePlus will release the device at the same time.
Save the date! 🙃 pic.twitter.com/k65NClhrEt
— Max Jambor (@MaxJmb) December 7, 2021
Previously, Max revealed that the OnePlus 10 Pro may be available in China between January to February. He said the reason for the early launch of the OnePlus device is, the company wants to compete with Samsung’s Galaxy S22 in China.
OnePlus 10 Processor
Pete Lau, OnePlus’ CEO, has now confirmed that the OnePlus 10 series will feature the new Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset. The CEO shared the important information on Chinese social media Weibo.
Though the CEO didn’t specifically confirm that the OnePlus 10 will come with the latest processor, he mentioned the next products line, they are likely to be the OnePlus 10 devices.
OnePlus 10 Release Date:
According to a new tweet by Max Jambor, OnePlus could unveil the OnePlus 10 Pro in January/February 2022 in China. For the global launch, the company decided to launch the device in March/April 2022, tweet claimed.
Check it below in the embedded link.
— Max Jambor (@MaxJmb) November 17, 2021
Following last week very first glimpse at the #OnePlus10Pro, now comes your very first complete and detailed look at the – likely final version – upcoming #OnePlus Flagship! (360° video + terrific 5K renders + dimensions)
— Steve H.McFly (@OnLeaks) November 15, 2021
NOVEMBER 11, 2021
After the launch of the OnePlus 9 series back in March this year, the next flagship to be released by the company should be the OnePlus 10 series. Reports revealed that the release of this upcoming flagship is expected in early next year.
We are in the month of November and we have started hearing news related to the upcoming OnePlus 10 series. This morning, a well-known tipster OnLeaks has shared some renderings of the OnePlus 10 Pro, which shows the back design of the smartphone.
From the rendering, we can see the rear camera module of the OnePlus 10 Pro, which is quite clear. The rectangular camera module consists of three cameras and a flash three-camera system, placed in the upper left corner of the device.
From the side, the camera of the OnePlus 10 Pro seems to be attached to the metal middle frame, and the integration is more obvious. The back design is quite similar to the Samsung Galaxy S21 series.
Previous reports suggest that the OnePlus 10 Pro will be equipped with a 6.7-inch Samsung E5 2K AMOLED full screen, still supporting a 120Hz high refresh rate, battery capacity of 5000mAh, and storage solution of 8GB/12GB+128GB/256GB.
However, the OnePlus did not reveal the specific release time and price of the OnePlus 10 Pro, it is expected that the OnePlus 10 Pro will be available in most countries and regions around the world in Q1, 2022 with an estimated price of $1,069.