OnePlus 11 Concept with Flowing Back Design Teased Ahead of MWC 2023

This will be the second Concept smartphone by OnePlus.

  • The OnePlus 11 Concept will feature a Flowing Back design.
  • The company says that Flowing Back design is inspired by the calm stillness and the vast power of a glacial lake.
  • The OnePlus 11 Concept smartphone will be announced on February 27.


OnePlus, earlier this month, launched its latest generation flagship smartphone – the OnePlus 11 in India and other global markets. The company has now started teasing the OnePLus 11 Concept smartphone that will make its debut at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. Pete Lau took to Twitter to make a formal announcement for the same.

The company also made an announcement through its OnePlus Community Forum. The Community Forum post also gives us a glimpse of the OnePlus 11 Concept. Let us take a closer look at the details.

A teaser, shared by the company on its Community Forum, showcases the part of the back panel of the upcoming Concept phone. The teaser reveals LED lights running throughout the back panel of the OnePlus 11 Concept. The company is calling it the Flowing back. The company also reveals that the Flowing back design is inspired by the calm stillness and vast power of a glacial lake.

OnePlus appears to be naming its upcoming Concept phone as the OnePlus 11 Concept rather than the OnePlus Concept Two. To those unaware, OnePlus had showcased the OnePlus Concept One back in 2020. The OnePlus Concept One was based on the OnePlus 7T Pro and it came pre-loaded with electrochromic glass technology that helped the brand achieve invisible cameras.

The OnePlus 11 Concept might differ from the OnePlus 11 in terms of design only and the company may not make any changes in terms of the specifications. So, let us take a quick recap of OnePlus 11 specifications.

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OnePlus 11 Specifications and Features

The OnePlus 11 offers a 6.7-inch curved AMOLED display with a 2K resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, 1300nits peak brightness, and Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection. Under the hood, the handset sports Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor which comes paired with up to 16GB LPDDR4X RAM and up to 256GB UFS 4.0 storage.

The latest OnePlus flagship is backed by a 5000mAh battery and 100W SuperVOOC charging support. It offers a 50MP primary shooter with Sony IMX890 sensor with OIS support. The smartphone also features a 48MP Sony IMX581 sensor which brings ultra-wide-angle functionality to the device. It also has a 32MP telephoto lens with Sony IMX709 sensor and 2x optical zoom.

The OnePlus 11 Concept launch event will go live on February 27 at 9 PM CET (February 28, 1:30 AM IST). Do remember that this is a concept smartphone and the company may not be selling it to end consumers.

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