OnePlus 6 will be launching on Amazon for Prime members today, as a part of an early access sale, starting at 12PM. Besides that, OnePlus has also setup pop-up stores across eight cities that are planning to open between 3:30PM and 8pm on today. These stores are being setup in High Street Phoenix – Mumbai, Phoenix MarketCity – Pune, The Forum Vijaya – Chennai, The Forum Sujana – Hyderabad, DLF Place Saket – Delhi, South City Mall – Kolkata, Gulmohar Park Mall – Ahmedabad, and OnePlus Experience Store in Bengaluru.
Besides Amazon India and the pop-up stores, consumers will also be able to buy the new the flagship smartphone, through 112 Croma outlets, starting 22 May. In addition to that, Croma will also be offering some cashback offers on the smartphone, thanks to its tie-up with companies like Paytm, Standard Chartered, Axis bank, ICICI and HDFC. There is also a general Rs 2,000 cashback from SBI available in the first week of the sale.
In India, the phone is priced at Rs 34,999 for the 6GB RAM and 64GB storage variant and Rs 39,999 for the 8GB RAM and the 128GB storage variant. Customers get three color variants to choose from, Mirror Black, Midnight Black and Silk White. There is also a Marvel Avengers Limited edition OnePlus 6 available, which is priced at Rs 44,999 and will be available one 5 June.
OnePlus 6 specifications and features
OnePlus 6 comes with a 6.28-inch full HD+ (1080 x 2280) display that comes with an aspect ratio of the 19:9 and a notch at the top. It runs on Snapdragon 845 SoC, coupled with either 6GB RAM and 64GB storage or 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. There is also a 256GB storage variant. OnePlus 6 comes loaded with OxygenOS 5.1 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. Underneath the hood, is also a 3,300 mAh battery that supports Dash Charge through the USB Type-C port on the phone.
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For photography, the phone has dual-rear cameras that consist of 16-megapixel primary sensor and a 20-megapixel secondary sensor. At the front, you get a 16-megapixel sensor, which features f/2.0 aperture. The phone comes with Dual-SIM slots and supports 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac. Bluetooth 5.0, and GPS/ A-GPS. There is a fingerprint sensor at the back, but the phone also supports Face Unlock.