OnePlus Company can boast record sales and a large market share, but its smart phones are expected not less than the flagships of the largest manufacturers due to the successful marketing from the time of the original OnePlus One, which is positioned as a “flagship killer”.
Today was the presentation of a new smartphone – OnePlus 5. As we have already seen a huge number of leaks, and the manufacturer revealed much of the information about the new product, the company at the event, there are only officially confirm all the known data, and to declare the value of new items.
Earlier it was reported that OnePlus tested many options for OnePlus 5 design, but eventually stopped on a variant that has caused much controversy among users. The new flagship in appearance is almost a complete copy of iPhone 7 Plus.
It is made up of metal housing with displaced to upper and lower ends of the inserts under the antenna. Also located on the back side of the double main camera, and the center – company logo. The front of the design resembles the same iPhone and other smartphones of Chinese manufacturers.
OnePlus has decided not to rely on the frameless or extended display, leaving the traditional 5.5-inch screen with an aspect ratio of 5.5 inches. Resolution also remained unchanged – 1920×1080 pixels. OnePlus 5 screen is made in accordance with the standard color gamut DCI-P3, actively used in digital cinema. The same technology used in the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Also, the screen supports automatic adjustment of white balance.
The greatest emphasis in OnePlus 5 was placed on the camera. It not only looks the same as the iPhone 7 Plus, but performs the same function. The smartphone has a double chamber with a Sony 16 megapixel sensor with lens aperture f / 1.7 and 20 megapixel sensor with additional Sony TV camera lenses with f / 2.6 aperture. This combination allows OnePlus 5 to take portrait photos with a double optical zoom and blur the background – everything is like on the iPhone 7 Plus.
Even Pit Lau, founder of OnePlus, do not hide the fact that they assembled this idea from Apple. The company states that OnePlus 5 installed dual camera with the highest resolution. In addition, the camera was created in collaboration with experts of the company DxO.
The company used one of the most powerful processors on the market – Qualcomm Snapdragon 835. This eight-decision with the graphics accelerator Adreno 540, made of 10-nm process technology. The memory volume in the maximum configuration is 8 GB LPDDR4X. As for the software side, the OnePlus 5 runs on proprietary firmware OxygenOS based Android Nougat with minimal adjustments and changes. The manufacturer says that by optimizing the hardware and software parts of the system interface will be as smooth and fast.
Specifications OnePlus 5:
- 5-Optic AMOLED-inch display with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels and DCI-P3;
- Qualcomm Snapdragon eight-processor 835 with a frequency up to 2.45 GHz;
- Adreno 540 graphics accelerator;
- 6 GB of RAM LPDDR4X;
- 64/128 GB dual-channel built-in memory UFS 2.1;
- 16 megapixel front camera;
- double main camera with sensors 16 and 20 megapixels;
- battery capacity of 3300 mAh that supports fast charging;
- 4G LTE support all over the world;
- Bluetooth 5.0;
- OS Oxygen-based Android Nougat.
OnePlus 5 serves in dark gray and black embodiments. Version 6 GB and 64 GB internal memory in gray will cost $ 479, and a top modification with 8GB RAM, and ROM 128 GB in black will cost $ 539. Also, with the OnePlus 5 will be sold branded protective covers from different materials, as it was last year with the OnePlus 3. Their cost ranges from $ 20 to $ 30.