China specific OnePlus Ace 3 was announced in China yesterday and this phone will be called OnePlus 12R for the global markets. As you are aware, OnePlus 12R alongwith OnePlus 12 will be launched in India on 23rd January at an event in New Delhi.
In OnePlus Ace 3, iconic Alert Slider is now located in its new home on the left of the phone. This change of location of Alert Slider has been done to introduce a new integrated antenna system for enhanced performance during online gaming sessions.
On the specifications front, OnePlus Ace 3 sports a 6.78 inch (2780×1264 pixels) AMOLED display with up to 120Hz refresh ratre, 4500 nits peak brightness, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, 2160Hz high-frequency PWM dimming and protection of Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2. This phone is powered by Octa Core Snapdragon 8 2 Gen 1 4nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 740 GPU which is paired with 12GB / 16GB LPDDR5X RAM and 256GB/512GB/1TB UFS 4.0 storage. This phone is packed with massive 5500mAh battery with 100W SuperVOOC fast charging.
OnePlus Ace 3 runs on Android 14 with ColorOS 14 on top whereas the OnePlus 12R will have layer of Oxygen OS for global markets. It is equipped with Stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos. This phone offers connectivity options of 5G SA/ NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.3, Beidou, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C and Wi-Fi 7 802.11 be (2.4GHz + 5GHz). This phone also incorporates In-display fingerprint sensor and Infrared sensor.
For imaging, this phone is armed with 50MP primary camera with 1/1.56? Sony IMX890 sensor, f/1.8 aperture, OIS and is supported by 8MP 120° ultra-wide camera with Sony IMX355 sensor, f/2.2 aperture and 2MP macro camera. For selfies, this phone has been fixed with 16MP front camera with Samsung S5K3P9 sensor and f/2.4 aperture.
The OnePlus Ace 3 comes in Gold, Cool Blue and Iron Gray colours. Its China pricing starts at 2599 yuan which is approximately INR 31000. Let us see how OnePlus 12R is priced in India. Stay tuned for more details about 12R in the coming days!