OnePlus 9R is scheduled to go on sale in India today, Thursday (April 15). The latest sale will be open to regular customers – unlike the early availability of the OnePlus phone, which was limited to Amazon Prime and Red Cable Club members. The OnePlus 9R was launched last month along with the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro. It has a lot of similarities to the OnePlus 9, which is available at a higher price. The OnePlus 9R also ships with the recently unveiled Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC, which offers 5G connectivity and flagship-like processing. The OnePlus 9R competes against Vivo X60, iPhone 11 and Samsung Galaxy S20 FE.
OnePlus 9R price in India, offers for sale
OnePlus 9R price in India starts at Rs. 39,999 for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The phone also comes in a 12 GB RAM + 256 GB storage model that is priced at Rs. 43,999. It is available in the colors Carbon Black and Lake Blue and will be available today through Amazon, OnePlus.in, OnePlus exclusive offline stores and partner outlets.
Sales offers for the OnePlus 9R include an Rs. 2,000 instant discount when purchasing via an SBI credit card or EMI transactions via Amazon, OnePlus.in and offline stores. Free EMI options are available for up to six months when you purchase the phone with major credit cards. In addition, customers also receive Rs. 6,000 worth of benefits with select Jio prepaid plans.
OnePlus 9R specifications
The OnePlus 9R runs on Android 11 with OxygenOS 11 at the top and has a 6.5-inch Full HD + (1,080 x 2,400 pixels) OLED display with a refresh rate of 120 Hz. It comes with the Octa-Core -SoC Snapdragon 870 and operated up to 12 GB of RAM. The smartphone has a quad rear camera with a 48 megapixel Sony IMX586 primary sensor and a f / 1.7 lens. The camera setup also has a 16-megapixel secondary sensor with a f / 2.2 ultra-wide-angle lens, a 5-megapixel macro shooter, and a 2-megapixel monochrome shooter.
For selfies and video chats, the OnePlus 9R has a Sony IMX471 camera sensor with 16 megapixels on the front and a f / 2.4 lens.
The OnePlus 9R has up to 256 GB of two-lane UFS 3.1 storage. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS / A-GPS, NFC and a USB Type-C port. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light, a gyroscope, and a proximity sensor. There is also a built-in fingerprint sensor.
OnePlus has provided a 4,500 mAh battery that supports Warp Charge 65. The phone measures 160.7 x 74.1 x 8.4 mm and weighs 189 grams.
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