OnePlus has once again raised the bar with the launch of its latest flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 12, in China. Packed with cutting-edge features and boasting impressive specifications, the OnePlus 12 is set to make waves in the global smartphone market when it launches internationally in early 2024. In this article, we’ll delve into the key aspects of the OnePlus 12, from its display and processing power to its camera capabilities, charging speeds, and more.

Display Excellence:

The OnePlus 12 comes with a stunning 6.82-inch QHD+ 2K OLED LTPO display, setting a new standard with a 120Hz refresh rate and an incredible peak brightness of 4,500 nits – the highest ever seen on a smartphone. This display has achieved the coveted DisplayMate A+ certification, marking it as the first domestic 2K display to attain this level of excellence. With features like Dolby Vision, 10Bit Color Depth, ProXDR, 2160Hz PWM dimming, and ‘Rain Touch’ support, the OnePlus 12’s display promises an immersive visual experience.

Processing Powerhouse:

Under the hood, the OnePlus 12 is equipped with the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset, ensuring lightning-fast performance and seamless multitasking. This cutting-edge processor, coupled with up to 24GB of LPDDR5X RAM and 1TB of UFS 4.0 storage, positions the OnePlus 12 as a true powerhouse in the smartphone arena. Whether you’re gaming, streaming, or running resource-intensive applications, the OnePlus 12 is designed to handle it all with ease.

Camera Brilliance:

One of the standout features of the OnePlus 12 is its impressive camera setup. The triple rear camera system includes a 50MP Sony LYT-808 primary camera with optical image stabilization (OIS), a 48MP Sony IMX581 ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 64MP OV64B periscope lens with 3x telephoto zoom. Hasselblad branding once again assures users of top-notch photography capabilities. On the front, a 32MP Sony IMX615 camera takes care of capturing stunning selfies. The OnePlus 12 is poised to deliver exceptional imaging experiences in various scenarios.

Battery and Charging Innovation:

Powering the OnePlus 12 is a robust 5,400mAh battery, ensuring all-day usage without compromise. What truly sets the OnePlus 12 apart is its remarkable charging speeds – 100W wired fast charging and 50W wireless charging. This is a significant upgrade from the OnePlus 11 and guarantees quick and efficient replenishment of the battery. Additionally, the inclusion of wireless charging marks a first for OnePlus’ flagship lineup, providing users with a convenient alternative for topping up their device.

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Design and Durability:

The OnePlus 12 combines style with durability, offering three sleek color options: green, black, and white. With an IP65 rating for dust and water resistance, the OnePlus 12 takes a step forward from its predecessor, ensuring protection against not just splashes but also jets of water. The design is refined and ergonomic, promising a premium feel in hand.

Pricing and Availability:

In China, the OnePlus 12 starts at CNY 4,299 (approximately $606) for the base model with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. The top-tier variant with 24GB of RAM and 1TB of storage is priced at CNY 5,799 (approximately $818). International pricing is yet to be announced, but the global launch is anticipated in early 2024. The phone is set to go on sale in China on December 11th, with a rumored global launch date in late January.

BuildOSAndroid 10.0 OS, (upgradable up to Android 11)  
UIOxygenOS 11.1  
Dimensions160.2 x 72.9 x 8 mm  
Weight180 g  
SIMDual Sim, Dual Standby (Nano-SIM)  
ColorsBlue Marble, Gray Onyx (Gray Ash)  
Frequency2G BandSIM1: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
SIM2: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900  
3G BandHSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1800 / 1900 / 2100  
4G BandLTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)  
5G Band5G SA/NSA  
ProcessorCPUOcta-core (1 x 2.4 GHz Kryo 475 Prime + 1 x 2.2 GHz Kryo 475 Gold + 6 x 1.8 GHz Kryo 475 Silver)  
ChipsetQualcomm SM7250 Snapdragon 765G 5G (7 nm)  
GPUAdreno 620  
DisplayTechnologyFluid AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen, Mutitouch  
Size6.4 Inches  
Resolution1080 x 2400 Pixels (~409 PPI)  
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 5  
Extra Features90Hz, HDR10+  
MemoryBuilt-in256GB Built-in, 12GB RAM  
CameraMainQuad Camera: 48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0″, PDAF, OIS + 8 MP, f/2.3, (ultrawide) + 5 MP, f/2.4, (depth) + 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro), Dual LED Flash  
FeaturesAuto-HDR, Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus, Video (4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, gyro-EIS)  
FrontDual 32 MP, f/2.5, (wide), 1/2.8″ + 8 MP, f/2.5, (ultrawide), 1/4.0″, HDR, Video (4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60fps)  
ConnectivityWLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot  
Bluetoothv5.1 with A2DP, aptX HD, LE  
GPSYes + dual-band A-GPS with GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS, NavIC  
USBUSB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go  
DataGPRS, Edge, 3G (HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps), 4G (LTE-A (CA) Cat18 1200/150 Mbps), 5G capable  
FeaturesSensorsAccelerometer, Compass, Fingerprint (under display, optical), Gyro, Proximity  
AudioDivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player, MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/FLAC player, Speaker Phone  
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM  
GamesBuilt-in + Downloadable  
ExtraGlass front + Gorilla Glass 5), Glass back + Gorilla Glass 5), Plastic frame, Aluminum frame, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Document viewer, Photo/video editor  
BatteryCapacity(Li-Po Non removable), 4115 mAh  
– Fast charging 30W, 70% in 30 min  


The OnePlus 12 emerges as a flagship smartphone that ticks all the boxes – from a dazzling display and powerful performance to a versatile camera system and innovative charging capabilities. With its sleek design, durability features, and the promise of timely updates from OnePlus, the OnePlus 12 is poised to be a strong contender in the competitive smartphone market. As we eagerly await its international release in early 2024, OnePlus enthusiasts and tech lovers alike have much to look forward to in this latest offering from the renowned smartphone manufacturer.