OnePlus today in an Online event officially unveiled its next flagship Killer , the OnePlus 5 bringing to an end Months of Speculations and rumors .
Like it was earlier Speculated , the OnePlus 5 shares a close resemblance to Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus, especially in the primary “Midnight Black” model. Despite the strong resemblance , there are obvious and minor features that sets them apart – some of which includes the flat edge on all side and a more curved back, but in all , the Oneplus 5 is not at all as distinctive as previous generation of Oneplus .
On the display front , the Oneplus 5 flaunts a 5.5-inch 1080p Optic AMOLED display with DCI-P3 color coverage as well as Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection .
To ensure a smooth user experience , Oneplus has definitely done a lot , the new Oneplus 5 features the very latest Chipset from Qualcom – the Snapdragon 835 processor with Adreno 540 GPU , 8GB of RAM, and a maximum of 128GB of UFS 2.1 storage with no option for expansion .
As far as battery life is concerned, the OnePlus 5 comes fitted with a 3,300 mAh battery which Oneplus claims can last up 20% longer than the OnePlus 3T. The Phone incorporates the Dash Charge which can supposedly give the phone sufficient power to take it through the day in just 30 mins of charging .
The selling point of the Oneplus 5 is definitely the Camera setup . For selfies and video calls ,the Oneplus 5 carries a 16MP shooter with a “screen flash” option for low light scenarios and HDR , while the primary camera setup is a dual-camera s set up made of a 16MP main, full-color sensor and a secondary 20MP monochrome sensor.
The OnePlus 5 is immediately available for Pre-order through OnePlus.net in the U.S. and Europe in Slate Gray and Midnight Black colors at a starting price of $479 (Rs. 30,958 approx.) / 499 Euros (Rs. 35,884 approx.) for the base 6GB RAM with 64GB version , while the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage version will go for $539 (Rs. 34,849 approx.) / 559 Euros (Rs. 40,199 approx.) .
Pre-ordered units will ship from June 21, while the Oneplus 5 will go on sales generally from June 27th. Oneplus 5 will be officially launched in India on June 22nd and will go on sale on the same day at 4:30PM exclusively on Amazon.in.