OnePlus has confirmed that the much-awaited OnePlus Watch will launch alongside the OnePlus 9 collection on March 23. With out specifying precise particulars, the corporate says that the upcoming smartwatch will supply modern designs, present seamless connectivity, and “ship a best-in-class person expertise.” The corporate CEO Pete Lau has additional introduced that the OnePlus Watch would run on good put on working system, that’s developed primarily based on a real-time working system (RTOS). It additionally clarifies rumours that speculated the presence of Google’s Put on OS.
Lau shared the event whereas responding to a question on the OnePlus discussion board. He added saying, “We [OnePlus] selected to go along with a sensible put on working system developed primarily based on RTOS as a result of we imagine it gives you a easy and dependable expertise whereas providing an excellent battery life, protecting a number of the largest considerations we’ve been listening to from folks trying to purchase a smartwatch.” Lau additionally acknowledged that the OnePlus Watch would characteristic ‘burdenless’ design and permit customers to manage “smartphones, audio peripherals, smartwear units, and even OnePlus TVs.” The system is alleged to be within the “inexpensive vary.”
Earlier in November, the OnePlus government had stated that the corporate is working intently with Google to enhance its Wear OS. It additionally opened doorways for rumours suggesting the presence of Google’s working system on OnePlus’ first smartwatch. In October 2020, it was reported that the launch of the OnePlus Watch can be delayed until 2021 because of “problems with the manufacturing or software program improvement.”
In the meantime, the corporate has revealed the OnePlus Watch would characteristic a round-shaped dial. The system may also be capable of monitor step counts, coronary heart price, and “rather more.” It’s rumoured to have an IP68-certified construct, Warp Cost quick charging help, and built-in coronary heart price and SpO2 monitoring. The corporate is alleged to launch two variants of the smartwatch, and lately, the system acquired certification from the Bureau of Indian Requirements (BIS) that additional hints at its arrival in India. The rumoured OnePlus Watch RX’s launch particulars stay unclear in the meanwhile.