If you plan on buying the new OnePlus 2, but have yet to register, the wait is getting longer every minute. The Chinese company today revealed that more than a million buyers are virtually queuing up to buy their latest flagship. Also Read - OnePlus Nord 2 Indian variant catches fire after battery explodes, company respondsAlso Read - OnePlus Nord CE 5G new update brings optimisations for overheating, cameras improvements
Earlier this week, OnePlus kick started its reservation system, wherein buyers informed the company of their interest in buying the OnePlus 2. By entering their email id, they would then join a virtual queue and wait for the company to start distributing invites. Also Read - OnePlus aims to sell 25 million Nord phones by 2023, big plans ahead
Crossing the million mark in less than 72 hours is no doubt impressive, but registering for OnePlus 2 is not the same as buying it. Many would have registered out of curiosity than with the intention of buying the flagship when it is made available. The number of interested buyers is nonetheless impressive, especially when you consider than OnePlus sold 1.5 million handsets of the One globally in one year.
OnePlus launched its latest flagship earlier this week, and it will go on sale on August 11 in select countries, including India. The company plans on initially launching the 64GB variant, which will go on sale via Amazon India with a price tag of Rs 24,999. It will then launch a 16GB variant on a later date, with a price tag of Rs 22,999.
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To recap, the OnePlus 2 flaunts a 5.5-inch 1080p display, and is powered by a Snapdragon 810 v2.1 processor paired with 4GB of RAM. The 16GB variant though will feature 3GB of RAM.
It also features a 13-megapixel rear camera with OIS and laser autofocus, 5-megapixel selfie camera, 3,300mAh battery, and connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. On the software front, it runs on Android Lollipop-based Oxygen OS.