OnePlus Watch announcement: the brand’s first smartwatch for $ 159


Yesterday, the Chinese company OnePlus held a presentation of its new products. These include not only the flagship series of smartphones OnePlus 9, but also the brand’s first smartwatches. They got the uncomplicated name OnePlus Watch.

Externally, OnePlus Watch resembles a classic wristwatch with a round dial, but in fact it is a real smartwatch with many sensors and functions. They are equipped with a 1.39-inch OLED touchscreen display with a round shape with a pixel density of 326 PPI. They are covered with sapphire crystal on top for maximum protection from damage. In addition to the touch screen, there are two side buttons on the right for control.

The new OnePlus watch has 1 GB of RAM and 4 GB of internal memory, however, of which only 2 GB is available to the user. Of the wireless connections, they support Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. The watch has over 110 training modes, including a swimming mode, which can track heart rate, blood oxygen saturation, as well as monitor sleep and stress levels.

According to the manufacturer, with standard use, OnePlus Watch can work on a single charge for two weeks. And with Warp Charge support, just a 20-minute charge gives you a week of battery life. Charging is carried out using a proprietary Pogo two-pin charger.

The smart watch case is protected from dust and moisture according to the IP68 standard. There is also an additional moisture protection at 5ATM, which means that the watch can withstand short-term exposure to water, for example, you can leave it on in the rain or while washing your hands.

The OnePlus Watch is scheduled to start on April 14th. The issue price is $ 159. The watch is available in two colors: silver and black. OnePlus also promises to release a special version of the Cobalt Limited Edition in a gold casing. It should go on sale later this year.