OnePlus RT launch date in India tipped, OnePlus Buds Z2 to tag along

OnePlus 9RT aka OnePlus RT launch date in India could be December 16th, according to a new tip by Max Jambor.

Highlights
  • OnePlus RT India launch is tipped for December 16th.
  • OnePlus Buds Z2 will also come in two colour options of Obsidian Black and Pearl White.
  • The main highlight feature of the Buds Z2 is the presence of Active Noise Cancellation in it.

In October, OnePlus finally unveiled the successor to the OnePlus 9R, named as OnePlus 9 RT, in China. Alongside the OnePlus 9RT, the company also announced the OnePlus Buds Z2 TWS earbuds. There have been some strong hints that the OnePlus 9RT will launch in India as the OnePlus RT, with the most recent one being an Amazon Google search results Ad. We recently reported that the company is planning to launch the phone as well as the OnePlus Buds Z2 in December. In reply to our story, tipster Max Jambor has tipped the exact OnePlus RT launch date in India.

A new piece of information about the OnePlus RT India launch has been revealed by tipster Max Jambor (@MaxJmb). It seems the Oneplus RT will launch alongside the Buds Z2 on December 16th in India. This news comes as a huge sigh of relief to OnePlus fans who have been waiting for the phone’s launch for quite some time now.

OnePlus RT specifications

OnePlus RT includes a 6.62-inch FHD+ OLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate, 1300 nits peak brightness, HDR10+ certification, and a 600Hz touch sampling rate. Powering the OnePlus RT is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset, which is paired with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage.

OnePlus RT

In terms of optics, the smartphone comes equipped with a triple rear camera setup. The rear camera system includes a 50MP Sony IMX766 lens, a 16MP wide-angle lens, and a 2MP macro lens. There’s a 16MP front selfie shooter. Lastly, the device comes with a 4,500mAh battery and 65W fast charging support. The OnePlus RT will come in Nano Silver and Hacker Black colour options.

OnePlus Buds Z2 specifications 

The OnePlus Buds Z2 comes with a new in-ear stem design, ditching hard plastic tips which came in the original OnePlus Buds Z in favour of in-ear silicone tips. The Buds Z earbuds pack 11mm, dynamic drivers, with support for Bluetooth 5.2. They also come with AAC and SBC Bluetooth codec support along with support for BLE, SPP, HFP, A2DP, and AVRCP Bluetooth transmission protocols. The new earbuds bring support for fast pairing, compatible with OnePlus devices from the OnePlus 6.

OnePlus Buds Z2

The main highlight feature of the earbuds is the presence of Active Noise Cancellation (ANC). The ANC on Buds Z2 claims to block out noises up to 40db, thanks to 3microphones on each of the earbuds. Further, the Buds Z2 has IP55 splash-proof certification, while the case is IPX4 certified for dust and water prevention. OnePlus promises up to 5 hours of battery life with ANC turned on, and turning off ANC would make it up to 7hours of listening time. OnePlus also claims that 10 minutes of charging would give you up to 5 hours of listening time, thanks to Warp Charge technology. The Buds Z2 will be available in Obsidian Black and Pearl White colour options.

OnePlus RT, OnePlus Buds Z2 prices in India (expected)

The OnePlus RT price in India is expected to start under Rs 40,000 for its base variant, going by its China pricing of CNY 3299. The OnePlus Buds Z2 is priced in China for CNY 499 (around Rs 5,815). We expect the Buds Z2 to be launched in India at a similar price as well.

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