The all new OnePlus 2 smartphone which has a 5.7-inch QHD display and 16MP Sony Exmor IMX234 was listed at online retailer Oppomart
OnePlus’s upcoming flagship smartphone has already made multiple of leaks over the past few weeks but finally the purported OnePlus 2 has been listed on popular website Oppomart as well, days before its official launch. However, no images of the smartphone have been revealed.
The specifications of the smartphone have been listed on the website but the price for the device mentioned is $499 (approximately Rs 31,700), which is contradictory to the CEO’s statement where he previously stated that the OnePlus 2 will be priced sub-$450 only.
According to the website, the new OnePlus 2 will be featuring a 5.7-inch QHD display with a 2056 x 1440 pixel resolution along with a pixel density of 571ppi. It is said to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor paired with 4GB RAM. It will be available in black and white colour variants only.
The new smartphone would run on Android 5.1-based Oxygen OS. The listing suggests that the phone will be equipped with a 16MP Sony Exmor IMX234 primary camera along with a 5MP secondary camera to brighten the trend of selfies.
The smartphone is listed in two variants based on their internal storage, i.e., 16GB and 64GB eMMC 5.0 inbuilt storage. The listing also mentioned that the device will include 4G FDD-LTE connectivity and a non-removable 3300mAh battery as well.
This week, OnePlus made an announcement stating that its OnePlus 2 smartphone will get a ‘new and improved’ invite system. The company said on the blog that, “some people thought it was too difficult and time consuming to obtain an invite or thought it was all some big marketing stunt.” For this reason, a few key improvements to the purchase experience have been made.
Stay updated with us for more latest updates of technology,& the new smartphone will be unveiled officially on 27 July via the world’s first VR product launch.
As already said in our earlier article, the pricing of OnePlus 2 has left many Indians surprised. Majority of fans of OnePlus in India were expecting the new OnePlus 2 to be priced at Rs.27000 ($425) -thereabouts and had made plans to buy the smartphone once it was made available in India. But now with the announcement of $499 as the final price for OnePlus 2 many fans including our readers have dropped plans of buying OnePlus 2 and said they will look forward to the Xiaomi’s Mi 5 launch which will happen in near future.