After lots of anticipation, the OnePlus 6 is finally launched worldwide at an event in London. This is the seventh device by OnePlus with considerable change in design and specifications. The two most highlighted change in OnePlus 6 is its back, now OnePlus has chosen the glass back replaced by the basic metal back which we have seen since OnePlus 3. The second cosmetic change, the Notch after all notch is the new trend and OnePlus also implemented it. Also, the OnePlus 6 has water resistance capability this time though it hasn’t got any IP certification.
OnePlus 6 Specifications
The OnePlus 6 features a tall 6.28-inch 19:9 AMOLED display with 2.5D curved glass and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection on both sides. Under the hood, the smartphone has the latest and powerful Snapdragon 845 ’10nm’octa-core processor that clocks at [email protected] Kryo 385 Gold cores and [email protected] Kryo 385 Silver cores with Adreno 630.
The OnePlus 6 has three RAM & ROM options: 8GB RAM/128GB Storage, 8GB RAM/256GB storage and 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. The device doesn’t have microSD card slot.
Talking about the camera, the OnePlus has the vertical dual rear camera setup. Out of two, the one has 16-megapixel Sony IMX519 sensor with aperture f/1.7 and 1.22µm pixel size with EIS, OIS. The other one is 20-megapixel with f/1.7 and 1.0µm pixel size with PDAF and dual LED flash. The smartphone is capable to shoot 4K videos @60fps and super slow motion 1080p videos @240fps and 720p @480fps. Additional features such as portrait mode, pro mode, panorama, HDR and RAW image.
The front camera comes with 16-megapixel Sony sensor with f/1.7, EIS, fixed focus and features such as Portrait mode, HDR, Screen Flash, Face Beauty 2.0.
The OnePlus 6 runs on the latest Oxygen OS based on Android 8.1 Oreo. The smartphone sports a 3300mAh Li-Po non-removable battery with Dash fast charging at 5V/4A. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS with A-GPS, NFC, GLONASS and microUSB type C, dual nano-SIM slot and 3.5mm headphone jack. The sensor includes such as hall sensor, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass and rear-mounter fingerprint sensor and face unlock.
OnePlus 6 Price
The Oneplsu 6 has been priced at $529 (~ Rs. 35,800) for the 6GB RAM / 64GB storage variant and available in one Mirror Black color variant. The 8GB RAM and 128GB storage model is priced at $579 (~ Rs. 39,200) and will be available in Silk White, Midnight Black, and Mirror Black color. The last and premium 8GB RAM and 256GB storage option has been priced at $629 and come in Midnight Black color only. In India, the OnePlus 6 will be available on Amazon Inda exclusively.