OnePlus Watch 2 will likely be launched on the upcoming Mobile World Congress 2024 (MWC 2024) in Barcelona, in accordance with particulars which have just lately surfaced on-line. The smartwatch, which has beforehand appeared in leaked renders, is tipped to reach with one main enchancment over its predecessor — Wear OS. While the first-generation OnePlus Watch ran on an easier working system, its successor is alleged to run on an unspecified model of Wear OS, bringing extra options and assist for extra superior options.
According to a publish by AllAboutSamsung’s Max Jambor (@MaxJmb) on X (previously Twitter), the OnePlus Watch 2 will likely be launched at MWC 2024. The annual mobile-centric commerce present is scheduled to start on February 26 and ends on February 29, so we are able to anticipate the second smartwatch from OnePlus to reach by the tip of February.
If the declare made my Jambor is true, it might additionally clarify why the corporate has not teased any particulars of the smartwatch forward of the launch of the OnePlus 12 world launch occasion. OnePlus has scheduled a launch occasion that may happen on January 23, and three units are anticipated to make their debut — the flagship OnePlus 12, the OnePlus 12R, and the OnePlus Buds 3 TWS earphones.
The firm launched its first smartwatch — the OnePlus Watch — in April 2021, with a Rs. 14,999 price ticket. That mannequin was geared up with a 1.39-inch AMOLED show with 2.5D curved glass on prime. The wearable was 5ATM water-resistant and had an IP68 score for mud and water resistance. However, not like different smartwatches from Oppo, Mobvoi, and Samsung that had been launched that yr, the smartwatch didn’t run on Google’s Wear OS.
According to Jambor, the OnePlus Watch 2 will arrive with Wear OS when it’s launched at MWC 2024. It’s nonetheless unclear whether or not the watch will run on Wear OS 3 or Wear OS 4 — the latter gives options like enhanced notifications, security options, and the watch face format, and backup, restore and knowledge transfers throughout units.
Last November, leaked renders of the OnePlus Watch 2 surfaced on-line, giving us our first have a look at the purported smartwatch. The machine is tipped to sport a 1.43-inch AMOLED display and run on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon W5 Gen 1 chip. It was beforehand noticed on the BIS (Bureau of Indian Standards) web site with the mannequin quantity OPWWE231, which means that the machine can even be launched in India.