OnePlus calls it the surprise itself or takes the limelight away from leaks and keeps revealing new details about the upcoming smartphones. After the company released some key details about the camera hardware and even revealed the OnePlus 9 Pro in all its glory, it has now confirmed another impressive feature – support for crazy 50W wireless charging, or in the company’s own jargon – Warp Charge 50 Wireless.
OnePlus claims its proprietary wireless charging technology will Fully discharge the battery in 43 minutes. In case you’re wondering about the battery capacity, the OnePlus 9 Pro will reportedly come with a 4,500 mAh battery. OnePlus is back with a dual-cell design, with each half receiving 25W of power while wirelessly charging. In addition, the company claims to have improved the heating situation so that wireless charging doesn’t turn everything upside down.
And in case you’re wondering about the wired charging speed, OnePlus 9 and its Pro version both support charging with 65 W.Thanks to Warp Charge 65T technology. While this is essentially not an upgrade over the OnePlus 8T, OnePlus says that the charging speed will actually be faster on the upcoming phones, which is what the company claims Both phones will be full in just 29 minutes.
A new wireless charger with a detachable cable
In addition, OnePlus will launch a new wireless charger that delivers 50W of power. With this, the company plans to solve two main problems – the orientation in which the phone can be used and a detachable cord. The new charger has two coils, one on top and one on the bottom.
This means that you can mount the OnePlus 9 Pro either vertically or even horizontally on the charger if you are watching videos on it while it is charging. In addition, the cable is no longer permanently attached to the rear. You can simply plug in the included red USB-C cable or any third-party cable that supports USB-PD charging for full 50W power.
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