OnePlus 6 – Yet Another Flagship Killer for 2018?

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OnePlus has been the leader in flagship phones since the first breakthrough in 2014.

Yes, OnePlus One was launched in the market in 2014. At that point in time, it was on an invite basis. If you bought a OnePlus device, you could invite your friend and only then he could purchase a OnePlus One.

This strategy became a hit because the OnePlus One offered every feature that other flagships would at half the price. This lead to a huge increase in sales and the company expanded its base across India and other countries.

Fast forward 2018, OnePlus is still considered the “Flagship Killer” when it comes to smartphones.
OnePlus 5T is the company’s new flagship, and it has so many versions of the phone:

Normal version, Star Wars edition, Sandstone white edition and Lava red edition.

All of these editions have almost the same features, just the color changes, and RAM.

Specifications of OnePlus 5T:

  • Processor: 2.45 GHz Octa-core 64-bit Snapdragon 835.
  • RAM: 6 GB/8GB
  • GPU: Adreno 540
  • ROM: 64 GB / 128 GB
  • Display: 6.01-inch 18:9 Optic AMOLED display with corning gorilla glass 5
  • Camera: Dual rear 16 MP + 20 MP and 16 MP front camera with EIS.
  • Battery: 3300 mAh
  • Os: Android 7.1 (Nougat)
  • Sensors: accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
  • Other features: fingerprint scanner, Dash Charge

Price:

OnePlus 5T sells for around 32,999/- for the 6gb version and 38,000/- for the 8gb version.

What’s OnePlus planning for 2018?

What else would OnePlus be planning, apart from the OnePlus 6?
That’s right OnePlus will launch OnePlus 6 this year and it’s more sooner than you expected. OnePlus might have launched a Lava red 5T just yesterday, but OnePlus 6 will be launching in the month of June.

Yes, It’s confirmed.

OnePlus CEO, Pete Lau conveyed it to CNET that OnePlus 6 would indeed be launched in the second quarter of this year.

OMG! What is it’s specifications?

Initially, we all assumed that OnePlus 6 would come with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 chipset. And our assumptions were absolutely correct!

OnePlus CEO has also confirmed that OnePlus 6 is indeed going to come with Snapdragon 845 chipset. When CNET questioned him about 6T, he says that he hasn’t planned anything yet for it.

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According to the rumors, this is how OnePlus 6 is going to look like. We’re not really sure about how it looks but we do have the launch date and the key specification.

Do note that OnePlus 5 was also launched in the month of June last year.

The Competition:

Yes, with Samsung, Apple and a relatively new competitor Huawei emerging in the flagship space, it’s becoming increasingly difficult for the brand to prove it’s worth in the market.

OnePlus is also looking forward to expanding its base in the US, as, the market share is fairly less when compared to other countries like China and India.

As of now, OnePlus is the choice for anyone who’s looking for a flagship phone at a cheaper price.
Will OnePlus be able to maintain this streak with the launch of OnePlus 6? Only time has to tell.

Do stay tuned to our website for more news and leaks of OnePlus and other Flagship devices.

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