OnePlus, The Shenzhen based smartphone manufacturer officially announced OnePlus 6 at a launch event held in London yesterday. as promised earlier, the company has today launched the device in India. the OnePlus 6 is the first device from the company to sport glass at the back and comes with display notch.
OnePlus 6 Price
The OnePlus 6 is priced at Rs. 34,999 for the 6GB RAM with 64GB storage variant in Mirror Black colour option. whereas, the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage variant is priced at Rs. 39,999 for Mirror Black, Midnight Black and Limited-edition Silk White colour options. the device is expected to go on sale starting from Amazon India Prime users starting from 21st of May, while for others it will be available from 22nd of May. the Limited-edition Silk White colour variant is expected to on sale starting from 5th of June.
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OnePlus 6 Specification
The OnePlus 6 bears a 6.28-inch (2280 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ AMOLED bezel-less display with an ‘IPhone X’ like Notch at top along with a screen-to-body ratio of 84-percent, 19:9 aspect ratio, DCI-P3 color gamut and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. it is powered by the latest Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform clocked at 2.8GHz and paired with Adreno 630 GPU. the device is available in three variants – 6GB of LPDDR4X RAM with 64GB (UFS 2.1) on-board storage, 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.1) on-board storage, 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM with 256GB (UFS 2.1) on-board storage. it runs on OxygenOS 5.1 which is based on Android 8.1 Oreo update and is backed by an 3,300 mAh battery with the company’s Dash Charge (5V 4A) fast charging technology which is touted to deliver a “day’s power in half an hour”. it is also said to be water resistance and said to be safe from regular water splashes. although, the company hasn’t mentioned the IP rating. the fingerprint sensor is placed on the rear can unlock the device in just 0.2 seconds.
On the optics front, the device sports dual camera setup placed vertically which is a combination of a 16-megapixel Sony IMX519 primary sensor with a 1.22-micron pixel size, F/1.7 aperture, OIS, EIS and a 20-megapixel Sony IM376K secondary sensor with 1-micron pixel size and an F/1.7 aperture. the primary sensor is 19-percent bigger than its predecessor OnePlus 5T and comes with dual-LED flash, HDR mode and Portrait mode. the company is also touting Slow Motion video recording which is capable of capturing 480 frames per second, 240 frames per second at 1080p, 4k at 60 frames per second.
On the front, The OnePlus 6 sports a 16-megapixel selfie shooter with a Sony IMX371 sensor, 1-micron pixels, F/2.0 aperture, and EIS. it comes with all new inbuilt video editor and is also capable of offering Portrait Mode shots using a new AI algorithm to give a depth-of-field effect. the company also stated that Face Unlock feature can unlock the device in just 0.4 seconds.
Connectivity option includes Dual SIM (nano + nano), 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C and 3.5mm audio jack. it on-boards sensors including accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. it measures at 155.7×75.35×7.75 mm and weights at 177 grams.