Oneplus fans, the D-day is almost here. The Chinese smartphone brand OnePlus is set to unveil its next flagship smartphone OnePlus 5 globally on Tuesday June 20. The launch event will start at 12 PM EDT (9.30 pm IST).
The upcoming smartphone’s registrations have crossed 5.25 lakh in China. The company is taking registrations for the smartphone on the Chinese website JD.com in China. The smartphone is likely to go on sale in select markets on Tuesday. As for India, the smartphone is reported to be be exclusively go on sale on Amazon India’s e-commerce website starting Thursday (June 22).
The company also teased OnePlus 5 in TV ads during the recent India-Pakistan ICC Cup final. OnePlus said in a tweet, “Caught our ad during the #IndvsPak match? Tweet a screenshot of your favourite moment with #OnePlus5Launch & get a chance to win the phone!”
The upcoming OnePlus 5 is speculated to sport dual-rear cameras with a zoom lens, similar to Apple iPhone 7 . It is powered with Qualcomm’s current flagship processor Snapdragon 835. The new flagship smartphone will be available in two variants: 6GB RAM + 64GB storage and 8GB RAM + 128GB.
The 64GB storage variant of the smartphone is currently available at Rs 29,999 in Amazon’s three-day smartphone sale. The sale, which started today (June 19) runs till June 21.
Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 SoC with an insane 6GB of RAM, OnePlus 3T comes with 64GB/128GB of internal storage. Its facade is taken up by a 5.5-inch Optic AMOLED Full HD display. There’s a 16MP rear camera with LED flash, Optical Image Stabilization and 4K video recording functionality, in addition to a 16MP front-facing snapper.
Having all modern connectivity options, the OnePlus 3T is backed by a 3,400mAh battery, with support for OnePlus’ ‘Dash Charge’ fast charging technology.