OnePlus 9 Lite: the Snapdragon 865 SoC is confirmed

The OnePlus 9 Lite would be well powered by the SoC Snapdragon 865, Qualcomm’s former flagship chipset. Expected in the course of next March, this lighter edition would be marketed around 600 dollars. We take stock of the latest information.

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A little ahead of its usual schedule, OnePlus is preparing to launch the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro, its new high-end smartphones at low prices. This year, the young Chinese brand would offer a third model intended to follow in the footsteps of the OnePlus North, the OnePlus 9 Lite.

Mid-range oriented, the smartphone should be satisfied witha simplified technical sheet. By sacrificing some features, OnePlus will lower the selling price of the device. With this next range consisting of three models, the manufacturer is targeting a wide range of buyers.

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A smartphone running Snapdragon 865 at $ 600

According to information collected by Tech Droider, a famous informant, the OnePlus 9 Lite would be powered by the SoC Snapdragon 865, a chipset marketed by Qualcomm since 2020. A leak appeared a few weeks ago already mentioned the presence of a Snapdragon 865 within the OnePlus 9 Lite. For their part, the OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro will logically embed the SoC Snapdragon 888, the processor engraved in 5 nm from Qualcomm. The integration of an older generation SoC allows OnePlus to contain the production cost of the terminal. Ultimately, the selling price of the OnePlus 9 Lite promises to be reduced. The leaks evoke a price of around $ 600.

Moreover, the OnePlus 9 Lite would be built around a 120 Hz AMOLED screen and would be powered by a battery compatible with 30W fast wired charging. On the photography side, OnePlus would recycle some of the components used on the OnePlus 8T. Rumors are based on a 50 MP main sensor, a 16 MP ultra-wide-angle and a 5 MP macro sensor.

The latest news is that OnePlus will present the OnePlus 9, 9 Pro and 9 Lite during the month of March 2021. We will tell you more as soon as possible about the future OnePlus. While waiting for more information, feel free to give your opinion in the comments below.