Just about six months after the OnePlus 3T, the highly anticipated OnePlus 5 was launched last night. OnePlus had been warming up the stage for the launch for a while now, with perennial teasers in the run up to the launch. While fans in India still have to wait till tomorrow to get their hands on the device, thanks to social media, everyone has at least had their eyes on the device. Also Read - OnePlus phones in future will continue to run OxygenOS despite merger with Oppo: ReportAlso Read - OnePlus Nord CE gets first software update: What’s new, how to download
Though publications and bloggers have really taken over the internet with their benchmark testings, first impressions and reviews, fans on the social media have a lot to say as well.
Of course there are also people you are just getting through the hump with a little joke on OnePlus 5.
The Apple iPhone 7 Plus comparisons had to be made.
Then there is also the durability test, which Jerry Rigs Everything is famous for. And surprisingly or not, the OnePlus 5 has cleared his test with flying colors. ALSO READ: OnePlus 5 vs OnePlus 3T: What s different?
OnePlus 5 specifications, features
The OnePlus 5 features a 5.5-inch full-HD AMOLED screen, and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC, which is fabricated on the 10nm process and comes with eight custom Kyro cores providing the processing power. The smartphone comes in two variants, one with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of storage, another with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.
For photography, the OnePlus 5 features a dual-camera setup at the back with a combination of a 20-megapixel and a 16-megapixel sensor, which is capable of up to 2X optical zoom using the 20-megapixel telephoto lens, and can also use data from the two sensors to create a depth-of-field effect, similar to Apple s Portrait Mode. The smartphone is fuelled by a 3,300mAh battery with support for the Dash Charge fast-charging format by OnePlus. Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, Wi-Fi ac and universal LTE band and VoLTE support are also present. ALSO READ: The OnePlus 5 is here, and this is it