One of the most anticipated smartphone of the year is finally here. OnePlus just announced their brand new smartphone named OnePlus 5. Which certainly lives up to its new number and does provides a lot of improvements over its predecessor. According to OnePlus, it took them three years to make their new masterpiece the OnePlus 5. Which is built and designed to cater the needs of their customers. So what’s so special about the new OnePlus 5, let’s have a look.
In terms of specs the OnePlus 5 is equipped with a 5.5 inch display. That supports a resolution of 1920 x 1080. There is also a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 running under the hood. With either 6GB or 8GB of RAM. Aside from that users can also get either 64GB or 128GB of non-expandable storage. Though the 6GB RAM variant is only available with 64GB of storage. While the 8GB RAM variant comes equipped with 128GB of storage.
The new OnePlus 5 is also the first smartphone from the company, to sport a dual camera setup. Which combines together a 16+20 MP sensor. Allowing users to take the best pictures in any lightning condition. Aside from that the camera on the OnePlus 5 also sports 2X optical zoom, ensuring your pictures don’t lose quality even while zoomed in. While at the front of the smartphone a 16 MP selfie shooter is present.
To top it all off the new OnePlus 5 also comes equipped with a 3300mAh battery, with support for DashCharge. The smartphone also doesn’t skip on the 3.5mm headphone jack and comes with a USB Type-C port. While keeping all of it in a relatively slim package of just 7.3mm.
The new OnePlus 5 smartphone will be available starting 27th of June. Where users would have the option to choose among two colors, including a slate gray and midnight black color. Though the slate gray colored OnePlus 5 will only come with a 6Gb/64GB configuration and a price tag of $479. While the midnight black version of the OnePlus 5 will come with a 8GB/128GB configuration for $539.