The OnePlus 6 Smartphone was officially launched today at a live press event in London, England. After weeks of rumors and speculations, OnePlus finally took the wrapper off its 2018 flagship smartphone confirming the May 16th launch date.
After watching the live stream of the event, we have came to the conclusion that the OnePlus 6 is a powerful device with an elegant design that features a glass back.
OnePlus 6 comes in three different flavors; these includes Gray, Midnight Black and Silk White. Both color variants of the handset features a matte finish which will be playground for fingerprint smudges. If you don’t like seeing smudges on your device you might want to try the other variants.
The new flagship is the most premium smartphone from OnePlus to date, However very few competitors carry such premium product at this cost.
It has been confirmed the OnePlus 6 will feature a 6.28-inch AMOLED display with a 19:9 ration and Gorilla Glass 5 protection. There is the small “notch” which shouldn’t be a problem as it was reported that OnePlus is working on a patch to block out the notch.
There’s a 16-megapixel f/1.7 main camera which features slightly larger pixel for better low-light performance when compared to the previous OnePlus 5T. The main camera also comes with the capability to record 4K videos at up to 60fps, doubling the rate past two models. The main camera also gets image stabilization to reduce blur in images.
Other specifications of the OnePlus flagship includes a built-in 3,300mAh battery along with OnePlus’ Dash Charge technology for rapidly recharging the phone. It runs on the OxygenOS which is based on Android 8.1 Oreo platform.
All model variants of the OnePlus 6 will be powered by the Snapdragon 845 chipset, however users get to choose their ideal combination of specifications.
The combination of specs includes 6GB RAM device with 64GB of storage that comes in Mirror Black only for $529. The OnePlus 6 8GB and 128GB storage option which comes in all colors for $579, or the 8GB RAM and 256GB storage option that is also only Mirror Black only for $629.
OnePlus plans to start selling the OnePlus 6 on May 22nd, however the Silk White variant will only be offered in limited quantity and won’t be available until June 5th.