OnePlus has been teasing its smartwatch for over six years. Now, it is in the final stages of development. The company is yet to announce the a launch date for this upcoming OnePlus Watch. But it is likely to launch sometime later this year.
The OnePlus smartwatch will be the company’s first entry into the wearable market. While there is no official information about the OnePlus smartwatch’s specifications or features, there have been a few leaks and rumors. One rumor suggests that the watch will have a round AMOLED display. Another rumor suggests that the watch could launch with a Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 4100 chipset.
OnePlus Watch to Launch Alongside OnePlus 9 Series on March 23
OnePlus has confirmed that its first smartwatch, the OnePlus Watch, will launch alongside the OnePlus 9 series on March 23. This announcement was made in a teaser video that was posted on Twitter by OnePlus India. The tweet was later deleted, but it has since been confirmed by OnePlus.
The OnePlus Watch is likely to feature a number of advanced features, including a heart rate monitor, sleep tracker, and more. It is also likely to have a long battery life and be water resistant.
The OnePlus Watch is shaping up to be a highly anticipated device. It will be interesting to see how it compares to other popular smartwatches on the market, such as the Apple Watch and Samsung Galaxy Watch.
Leaked OnePlus Watch Teaser Video Reveals Textured Wrist Strap and Circular Dial
A leaked OnePlus Watch teaser video that was posted on Twitter shows questions from OnePlus fans and users asking the company when the smartwatch will launch. The background image in the video teases the upcoming smartwatch, revealing a textured wrist strap and a circular dial.
The textured wrist strap is a new design element for OnePlus smartwatches, and it is likely to be a popular choice among users. The circular dial is also a new design element, and it is similar to the dials of other popular smartwatches, such as the Apple Watch and Samsung Galaxy Watch.
The leaked teaser video does not reveal any other details about the OnePlus Watch, such as its features and specifications. However, based on previous leaks and rumors, the OnePlus Watch is likely to feature a number of advanced features, including a heart rate monitor, blood oxygen saturation (SpO2) monitor and more. Also Read: OnePlus Watch set to launch in India launch anytime soon
OnePlus Smartwatch: Expected Design
Upcoming OnePlus Smartwatch Appears on SIRIM Certification Website, Revealing Model Number, Circular Dial, Obsidian Black Color Option, AMOLED Display, Dark Theme, and Workout Modes
The upcoming OnePlus smartwatch has recently appeared on the SIRIM certification website in Malaysia, revealing its model number (W310GB), circular dial, Obsidian Black color option, AMOLED display, dark theme, and workout modes for indoor biking, swimming, and yoga.
The SIRIM certification is a mandatory requirement for all electrical and electronic devices sold in Malaysia. This certification ensures that the devices meet the country’s safety and performance standards.
The appearance of the OnePlus smartwatch on the SIRIM certification website suggests that it is nearing its launch date. Previous rumors have suggested that the smartwatch will launch alongside the OnePlus 9 series on March 23. Although, OnePlus is yet to confirm this launch.
The OnePlus smartwatch is one of the most anticipated smartwatches of 2021. It is likely to feature a number of advanced features. These features may include a heart rate monitor, blood oxygen saturation (SpO2) monitor, sleep tracker, and more. It is also likely to have a long battery life and be water resistant.
OnePlus Smartwatch models to come with Wi-Fi and LTE Capabilities
The upcoming OnePlus smartwatch is already available on the BIS India website with the model number W501B. Furthermore, the company has also registered both the W310GB and W501B models with the DPMA in Germany. This suggests that OnePlus may be releasing two models of the smartwatch. One of the smartwatch could launch with Wi-Fi capability and the other with LTE capability. It is also possible that the two model numbers represent different sizes of the same smartwatch.
The inclusion of Wi-Fi and LTE capabilities in the OnePlus smartwatch would allow users to stay connected to the internet and their smartphones even when they are not within Bluetooth range. This would be useful for features such as making and receiving calls, streaming music, and receiving notifications.
The release of two different models of the OnePlus smartwatch would also give consumers more choice. Some users may prefer a Wi-Fi-only model for battery life reasons. While others may prefer an LTE-enabled model for the convenience of staying connected even when they are away from their phones.
OnePlus Watch to Feature Circular Dial, Custom OS, and Circular Watch Faces
In September 2020, leakster Max J. revealed that the upcoming OnePlus Watch will feature a circular dial. The tipster further reveals that the upcoming OnePlus smartwatch with run on a custom OS instead of Google’s Wear OS. This information suggests that OnePlus is likely to bring its own unique features and experiences to the smartwatch market.
OnePlus’ custom OS is likely to be similar to Samsung’s Tizen OS. This Samsung smartwatch is always known for its performance and battery life. In January, a teardown of the OnePlus health app confirms information about circular watch faces. This is likely to launch alongside the OnePlus Watch.