The OnePlus 9 Professional went on sale on April 2nd, however thus far, the $969 base mannequin, which comes with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, hasnâ€™t been accessible to truly purchase in North America. The corporate had instructed Android Police on April third that the bottom model was nonetheless on the way in which, however now, in keeping with a brand new assertion given to Android Police, it really gainedâ€™t make its option to the US or Canada on account of â€śunexpected provide constraints.â€ť
Right hereâ€™s the total assertion, from Android Police:
â€śThe OnePlus 9 Professional 8×128 GB variant was initially set to be bought in North America for $969. Sadly, on account of unexpected provide constraints particular to North American gadgets, we not too long ago concluded it’s now not doable to deliver this configuration to the USA and Canada. In North America we’re prioritizing the 12×256 GB model to make sure our customers have entry to the very best spec system.â€ť
This resolution signifies that that the one OnePlus 9 Professional mannequin accessible for US and Canadian customers is the dearer $1,069 model with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. However when youâ€™re searching for a extra inexpensive OnePlus telephone, the OnePlus 9 remains to be an excellent choice, in keeping with my colleague Allison Johnsonâ€™s evaluation. Whereas it doesnâ€™t have all of the bells and whistles of the 9 Professional, it begins at $729, making it $340 cheaper.