OnePlus 6 Spec !!
After the plethora of leaks and rumours, the OnePlus 6 has been launched at an event held in London, Today( 16 May). And the launch in India and China is set for tomorrow on 17 May (Thursday). The OnePlus 6 as leaked has the modern trend of displays that it features a notch which is a house for the front camera, earpiece, and proximity sensor in a frame-less 19:9-inch inch display.
As the OnePlus uses the latest and fastest processors for its smartphones, So continuing the trend the OnePlus 6 is also housed by the latest and fastest processor -The Qualcomm Snapdragon 845. A 256GB internal storage variant is also made available this time, which was not present in the previous versions. Features like new gestures to make the best use of the bezel-less display are also present and all the new an “all-glass body” makes the smartphone look more premium, the Glass used is Corning Gorilla Glass 5, so the phone is not fragile.
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OnePlus 6 specifications:
OnePlus 6 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with OxygenOS 5.1 skin applied on the top. However, the Android P Beta is already available to download. The smartphone features a 6.28-inch full-HD+ Optic AMOLED display with a resolution of (1080×2280 pixels) with a 19:9 aspect ratio and a Notch providing the 84 percent screen-to-body ratio with the Gorilla Glass 5 protection on the top. It includes sRGB and DCI-P3 colour gamuts, just like its successor the OnePlus 5T. It is housed by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor which is clocked up to 2.8GHz, paired with either 6GB or 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and an Adreno 630 GPU.
OnePlus6 New Gaming Mode
A new Gaming Mode is also being touted by the company, which is an improvement over the previous Gaming DND mode, and now also reduces latency and increases the performance of the game being played. It is highly optimised for the High frame rate Games Like PUBG.
The OnePlus 6 will be available in three storage variants – 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB – which cannot be expanded via microSD card. As per the Connectivity is concerned it includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (dual-band, 2.4GHz and 5GHz) with 2×2 MIMO, Bluetooth v5.0 with aptX and aptX HD support, NFC, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C (v2.0), and a 3.5mm headphone jack.It has all major sensors namely, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor – it bears a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel, which can unlock the device in just 0.2 seconds as said by the company. The OnePlus 6 is backed up by a 3300mAh battery with support for the company’s Dash Charge (5V 4A) fast charging technology which will power “a day’s power in half an hour” as claimed by the company.
The smartphone measures 155.7×75.4×7.75mm in dimensions and weigh 177 grams. The OnePlus 6 also offers ‘daily water resistance’, said to be safe from regular splashes. However, the company IP ratings are not told by the company.
OnePlus 6 Cameras:
The dual camera setup on the OnePlus 6 is similar to the one seen on the OnePlus 5T. It has a primary 16-megapixel Sony IMX519 sensor with a 1.22-micron pixel size, f/1.7 aperture, OIS, and EIS. The secondary 20-megapixel Sony IM376K sensor has a 1-micron pixel size and an f/1.7 aperture. The rear cameras are featured by a dual-LED flash. A Smart Capture mode for automatically optimised camera settings is also present with HDR and Portrait Mode as definitely there.
The OnePlus 6 on the front has a 16-megapixel camera with a Sony IMX371 sensor, 1-micron pixels, f/2.0 aperture, and EIS. OnePlus is touting a Slow Motion video recording, capable of capturing 480 frames per second. There is also a new in-device video editor. The front camera now offers Portrait Mode as well, using a new AI algorithm to give a depth-of-field effect.
OnePlus 6 price and availability
The OnePlus 6 in US is priced at:
$529 (Approximately Rs. 35,800) for the 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant,
$579 (Approximately Rs. 39,200) for the 8GB RAM/ 256GB storage variant.
$629 (Approximately Rs. 42,600) for the 8GB RAM/ 256GB storage variant.
In the UK prices are GBP 469 (roughly Rs. 42,900), GBP 519 (Approximately Rs. 47,500), and GBP 569 (roughly Rs. 52,000) respectively for the all three variants as above.
In the EU, it is priced at EUR 519 (roughly Rs. 41,600), EUR 569 (roughly Rs. 45,500), and EUR 619 (roughly Rs. 49,500).
The smartphone will be made in three colour variants namely, Midnight Black, Mirror Black, and Silk White Limited Edition colour variants. However the silk white limited edition will not be available in open sales from May 22, it will be made available from June 5 onwards.
In India, the OnePlus 6 price is expected to be Rs. 36,999 for the 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant, and Rs. 39,999 for the 8GB RAM, 256GB storage variant. As the phone will be announced in Mumbai tomorrow, and it will become available to buy in India on May 21 itself, in an early access sale for Amazon Prime customers.