OnePlus Ace Pro launched: not a gaming phone but focused on mobile gaming
OnePlus revealed its intention to launch Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 smartphones a long time ago. Today, the company launched the first of this series, namely the OnePlus Ace Pro. The lowest configuration version costs 3499 yuan ($518).
The phone is available in two color variants – Moonstone Black and Jade Green. It adopts curved glass back cover and plastic middle frame. Among them, the green version is the world’s first smartphone to use a “Drilling and Double AG Process”. Another color variant has a glossy surface material, which uses the industry’s first “enamel glass technology”.
Hardware and performance
Inside, our protagonist sports the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor. It is accompanied by LPDDR5 memory, UFS 3.1 flash storage and an octa-channel cooling system with an operational area of 5177 mm². In AnTuTu, the phone could reach 1,141,383 points. The 4800mAh battery supports 150W wired fast charging.
OnePlus Ace Pro is great for gaming
By the way, there will be a custom version dubbed OnePlus Ace Pro Genshin Impact Limited Edition (Walnut), which will hit the market in October. In this regard, we must say that the OnePlus Ace Pro also has an exclusive gaming experience optimization plan, named “Alchemy”. As you guess, the next model will use its optimized version.
However, even with this device, the company could achieve outstanding results. In the 810p “Genshin Impact” image quality test, the OnePlus Ace Pro achieved a performance of 59.3 frames per hour.
It’s not hard to guess that the OnePlus Ace Pro is focused on mainstream mobile gaming. It is therefore ideal for mobile gamers who spend many hours playing games on their phone.
Additionally, OnePlus announced that it has become the first mobile phone brand in China to strategically cooperate with the Unity Engine. OnePlus Ace Pro will open a communication interface with the Unity engine, bringing gaming performance with higher frame rates, more stability and lower power consumption. In the next 2 years, OnePlus will reach the adaptation of 50 games.
Well, back to the selling points of the OnePlus Ace Pro series. The lowest version has 12 GB of memory, while the highest variant comes with 16 GB of memory. There is a 6.7-inch display supporting a 120Hz refresh rate. This ultra-sensitive flexible right display supports an ultra-high touch sampling rate of 720Hz and has an ultra-high bezel design. – narrow 1.48 mm.
The phone also has a good camera module. There is a 50MP camera system, which uses Sony IMX766 CMOS. The latter supports OIS (optical image stabilization), exclusive night scene algorithm + ICE 2.0 capture. At the same time, the main camera supports 1 billion colors across the entire link.
The OnePlus Ace Pro comes with dual stereo speakers, X-axis vibration motor, NFC, super n28(4) antenna and runs on ColorOS 12.1.1.
OnePlus Ace Pro Price
There are three memory variants and their price is as follows:
- 12GB + 256GB – 3499 yuan ($518);
- 16GB + 256GB – 3799 yuan ($563);
- 16GB + 512GB – 4299 yuan ($634).
Moreover, you can acquire various accessories specially designed for this handset. The ice skin cooling protective case costs 149 yuan ($22); The OnePlus 18W Freeze Cooling Back Clip has a new cool black color, priced at 199 yuan ($29).