After the success of OnePlus 3T mobile phone, the chinese company is ready to launch it’s new flagship device, OnePlus 5 smartphone into the Indian market. This new flagship device from OnePlus is named as OnePlus 5 smartphone and it is coming 22nd June, 2017. Like other smartphones from the company, it will also be a Amazon exclusive. Launch event of OnePlus 5 smartphone is fixed for 22nd June while it’s availability is also confirmed. First sale of the smartphone will go live after the end of launch event. Mark the date for first sale, 22nd June, 2017 at 4:30 PM.
teaser image of OnePlus 5 smartphone
It is to be noted that, OnePlus 4 mobile phone is skipped due to tetra-phobia (fear of number 4) and company is directly switching to OnePlus 5 smartphone from OnePlus 3 and 3T. Reasons to skip 4th edition of OnePlus are discussed here. Just like it’s predecessors, 5th edition is also expected to rule out the smartphone market of India. We are not making blind prediction. Smartphone got all the features to continue it’s leadership in budget segment.
OnePlus 5 is set to get stiff competition from other brands and their devices like Lg G6 mobile and Galaxy S8. Some find that it is a competition to iPhone 7 Plus. Keeping in mind, such a pressure to fight against major brands. OnePlus can’t afford to make a mistake. So they worked hard enough to get the things right. This can be seen in a post to Chinese social network website Weibo, where OnePlus CEO Pete Lau posted a cartoon image of several labourers – and Lau himself – working hard on a giant smartphone.
QS 835 clubbed with huge ram
Coming to quick features on OnePlus 5 smartphone, it is the first budget android device to equip Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and that is the most powerful processor any device has got. QS 835 is already on the board by few premium handsets from Samsung (Galaxy S8) and Sony (Xperia XZ Premium). OnePlus 3T got Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor just like LG G6 mobile phone. Apart from processor, OnePlus 5 is going to great RAM on the device, expected to get 8GB ram. (at-least 6GB ram is confirmed) which will enhance the performance of the device to the new level.
DSLR like camera quality
OnePlus co-founder Pete Lau posted a new image that shows the capabilities of the camera boarded on OnePlus 5 smartphone. Yes the image is just like the iPhone’s ‘Portrait Mode’ where prime focus is made on the subject of the image while background blurs.
OnePlus 5 dual camera sample posted by co-founder of the company
OnePlus Five will have a dual camera set-up which promises to offer photographs of DSLR quality level. Image posted by company’s co-founder is of very high resolution taken from it’s new flagship smartphone and this image clearly shows off the impressive camera capabilities. Curtains will fall globally on 20th June, 2017 while Indian launch is slated for 22nd June, 2017. One thing that is sure that smartphone have out of the box camera.
Other features likely to include dash charging, Android Nougat 7.1 operating system on it’s very own UI Oxygen, dual camera (combined around 23 mega-pixel for both lenses), 16 mega-pixel selfie shooter, 5.5 inch full HD display etc. Check : detailed specifications of OnePlus Five
Talking about the pricing of OnePlus 5 smartphone, according to the latest reports, 6GB ram + 64GB internal storage model will be priced at Rs.32999 while 8GB ram + 128GB internal storage will be priced at approx Rs.37999. Smartphone will be released at 2PM on 22nd June exclusively at Amazon India followed by first sale at 4:30 PM on the same day.
OnePlus 5 smartphone release date and sale date
Concluding the long story short, OnePlus 5 smartphone is complete package smartphone that is priced at much lower than it’s content. Premium brand smartphones with same specifications are priced at 55K or more. Share your views and thoughts regarding this gem, OnePlus 5 smartphone from the company in comments section below. Don’t forget to subscribe to our Newsletter to get more such stuff directly in your inbox.