Finally, OnePlus has launched OnePlus 6 the new flagship and the successor to the last year’s OnePlus 5T smartphone at an official event today. It features a bigger 6.29-inch display and has a dual rear camera placed in between the upper area on the rear side. The device comes with a Snapdragon processor and has 8GB of RAM making it a real powerhouse. The OnePlus 6 is priced at $529 / €519 / £469 for the 6GB RAM + 64GB inbuilt storage variant in Mirror Black colour, $579 / €569/ £519 for the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage variant with Mirror Black, Midnight Black and limited-edition Silk White colour options. Finally, the top-end variant with 8GB RAM with 256GB storage and the Midnight Black colour option is priced at $629 / €619 / £569. The OnePlus 6 will be available starting June 5th and will be available globally starting from May 22nd.
The new OnePlus 6 features a 6.28-inch Full HD+ 19:9 aspect ratio AMOLED display with DCI-P3 colour gamut, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and 2280 × 1080 pixels resolution. It is powered by a 2.8GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 10nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 630 GPU. It comes with 6GB LPDDR4X RAM with 64GB (UFS 2.1) storage and 8GB LPDDR4X RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.1) / 256GB (UFS 2.1) inbuilt storage options. It runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) with OxygenOS 5.1 on top and supports Dual SIMs.
It features a dual rear camera with a 16-megapixel camera with dual LED Flash, f/1.7 aperture, 1/2.6″ Sony IMX519 sensor, 1.22μm pixel size, OIS, EIS along with a secondary 20MP camera with Sony IMX376K sensor, f/1.7 aperture, 1.0μm pixel size, 480 fps slo-mo at 720p, 240 fps at 1080p, 4k at 60 fps and comes with a 16-megapixel front-facing camera with Sony IMX 371 sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 1.0μm pixel size. It has a 3300mAh battery with Dash Charge (5V – 4A) fast charging. It comes with 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C connectivity options and a fingerprint sensor on the rear side. The device comes with a water-resistant body and supports a 3.5mm audio jack as well. It measures 155.7×75.35×7.75mm and weighs 177 grams.
The company also launched the OnePlus 6 Marvel Avengers Limited Edition smartphone that comes with the Avengers logo in gold on the rear side and has similar specifications as the standard OnePlus 6. The OnePlus 6 Avengers Edition with 8GB RAM and 256GB inbuilt storage is priced at 4199 yuan (around $660) in China. It will go on sale from May 22nd in China. The device will also be available globally soon.