The OnePlus 12 has been circulating on the internet for a while. However, the wait seems to be finally over as the OnePlus 12 launch date for this year itself has been officially confirmed. Moreover, there are certain speculations about the upcoming flagship that will be accompanied by the OnePlus Ace 3. Here are all the details.
After months of being in the rumor mill, the The OnePlus 12 launch is finally scheduled for December 4 at 7 PM CST in China. OnePlus China President Li Jie Louis accepted this Weibo to reveal this piece of information. This now lines up with the leaks that suggested a December launch. As for the global launch, you can expect it to take place sometime around early 2024.
Moreover, as mentioned earlier, the OnePlus Ace 3 will most likely share the stage with OnePlus 12. However, in the global markets, the OnePlus Ace 3 will land with the OnePlus 12R name. Thanks to the leaks and reports, we also have quite a few specs of the OnePlus 12. Let’s see.
OnePlus 12 Expected Specifications
Earlier this year, the camera specifications of the OnePlus 12 were making rounds on the internet. For that matter leakthe device would have a periscope lens in his camera settings. OnePlus confirmed this at the recent BOE conference and revealed that there will be a 64-megapixel periscope zoom camera. Furthermore, the brand has also confirmed that this periscope lens will feature the OmniVision OV64B sensor and bring up to 3x optical zoom to the table. In addition, the brand has also confirmed the presence of Sony’s LYT-808 as the primary sensor.
As per the detailed spec sheet, we also found out that the OnePlus 12 will be powered by the flagship Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC. However, it is not the first device to land with the flagship chipset. The Xiaomi 14 series took that crown himself last month. Moving on, this processor will be paired with up to 16GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage on the OnePlus 12.
On the software front, the device is expected to run Android 14-based OxygenOS 14 out of the box. Meanwhile, in terms of display, you can expect the same 6.7-inch AMOLED 2K 120Hz LTPO screen as on the OnePlus 11. However, it is not all the same. During the BOE conference, OnePlus also revealed that the OnePlus 12 will feature a new display technology called ProXDR. OnePlus calls the new screen an X1 Oriental Screen and it will be able to deliver a peak brightness of 2600 nits. Moreover, this screen also comes with a DisplayMate A+ rating.
Reports also suggest a 5,000mAh battery to fuel the OnePlus 12. This battery capacity will most likely come with support for 150W fast charging. In addition, the design of the OnePlus 12 was also leaked in July 2023. According to these design renders, the OnePlus 12 is expected to have a similar design to the OnePlus 11. We might see a glossy back alongside more color options to choose from. A recent camera design leak suggested that we will most likely see one “H” instead of the whole Little problem branding in the rear camera setup.
Since the launch will take place in about two weeks, we will be able to confirm all these details soon. There’s no doubt that the OnePlus 12 is one of the most anticipated flagships of this year. In the meantime, let us know your thoughts on the OnePlus 12 in the comments below.