When it comes about the launch of OnePlus smartphone, there are a lot of speculations that surface on the internet. This year’s most talked device from the Chinese smartphone major is none other than OnePlus 6. Although there are numerous articles, rumors, and renders in tech blogs, we now got the official glimpse of the device on the companies official Twitter handle and Amazon, the official e-commerce partner of the brand which will go on sale on May 21.
A number of leaks predicted that the upcoming Android smartphone combines faster speeds with an all-screen design having an iPhone X like notch. OnePlus announced that the smartphone event launch will be held in London on May 16 and the device will be available for purchase in less than a week i.e. later on 21 May.
— Linus Tech Tips (@LinusTech) May 10, 2018
The flagship phone is the successor of the OnePlus 5T* which is now off sale in the UK, Europe, and the US. Although iPhone X was the showstopper of 2017, OnePlus 5T was one of the impressive smartphones of 2017. Now the device maker is bringing the bigger full-screen display that is the latest craze among the smartphone consumers. Not only the display, the OnePlus 6 to come with enhanced camera features and large 3500mAh battery running on Android 8.1 Oreo.
We’ve got a lot of information about the new phone, so here’s everything you need to know about the OnePlus 6.
According to the reports, OnePlus 6 will feature dual 16 MP and 20 MP primary camera with phase detection autofocus, dual-LED flash in it. At the same time, the secondary camera comes with 16 MP Auto HDR. OnePlus has been popping up images and teaser on their official Twitter handle to create a craze ahead of the mega launch of this year. The CEO of the company has shared some pictures taken from the OnePlus 6 camera, giving us a glimpse of photo quality – which directly compares with the other smartphone majors like iPhone X, Samsung Galaxy S9.
— OnePlus (@oneplus) May 11, 2018
The pictures taken from OnePlus 6 has better compared to its rival, which hints the camera to be quite good. The device is using AI technology in the camera that further enhances photo quality even in the noisy light.
Like its predecessor, OnePlus 6 is to be powered by 8GB but the chipset is the most advanced powered by Snapdragon 845 SoC with 1.8GHz octa-core processor. The phone is rumored to pack 128GB of internal storage that cannot be expanded. As the price is concerned we have not received any official confirmation yet but it is expected to be around at $579 for its 128 GB storage variant, and 8GB+256GB that comes at $629.
The smartphone will be exclusively available on Amazon. Register here for the most talked smartphone of the year.
Last updated: May 15, 2018 @ 16:50