OnePlus launched its much-awaited OnePlus 5 smartphone at an event in Mumbai. The specifications and features of the smartphones were just what expected. Priced at Rs 32,999 for the 4GB/64GB variant ant Rs 37,999 for the 8GB/128GB variant, the smartphone is now available to purchase via Amazon India. That said, OnePlus did have plenty to present in what was a really long keynote. Having launched in two color variants- midnight black and slate grey, the OnePlus 5 comes with a dual-rear camera setup. 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
Twitter erupted with reactions soon after the launch. Some were happy and completely in love with the new phone, others did what they do best on Twitter come up with the funniest reactions after the event ended! Below are some of the reactions. Also Read - OnePlus - Oppo integration: What this partnership means for smartphone users?
Ritesh kumar sharma (@Riteshk98) June 22, 2017
This is a real smartphone #OnePlus5 really that’s awesome.
Masoom Raza (@MasoomRaza7499) June 22, 2017
Jeet Channa (@jeet_channa) June 22, 2017
Akshay Gakhar (@akshaygakhar) June 22, 2017
Vidit (@Buckerchod) June 22, 2017
SATISH KUMAR (@satishcheerful) June 22, 2017
Tal Tallon (@TalTallon) June 22, 2017
Of course, this wasn t the only thing people were tweeting about.
Andy Boxall (@AndyBoxall) June 22, 2017
Akash (@geekyakash2017) June 22, 2017
Leaving aside the water resistant feature. oneplus5 is better than any iPhone to date #oneplus5
SSJ9000 (@AnkitShinoda) June 22, 2017
China used it’s tactics.
Made 2nd copy of IPhone 7 with Better specifications but not sure about the performance. Used ONE PLUS X
Sunil Gandhi (@Sunpreity) June 22, 2017
Well, there were some funny ones too!
harryrawat (@harryrawat1562) June 22, 2017
So are we done with the #OnePlus5 now?
Navaldeep Singh (@NavalGeekSingh) June 22, 2017
Pranav Bakshi (@pranavbakshi) June 22, 2017
Ashish Gupta (@scorp_ashish) June 22, 2017
I bought #OnePlus5 in its launch day and since then I have switched 3 jobs
Capital c (@confusion_cycle) June 22, 2017
The smartphone features a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) Optic AMOLED display, same as that of OnePlus 3T. It is powered by Qualcomm’s flagship Snapdragon 835 octa-core SoC and comes in two variants — 6GB RAM + 64GB storage and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage. The graphics are handled by the Adreno 540 GPU. The company has added 16-megapixel + 20-megapixel dual rear cameras in OnePlus 5. The 16-megapixel sensor (Sony IMX398) comes with f/1.7 aperture. The secondary 20-megapixel (Sony IMX350) telephoto zoom lens comes with f/2.6 aperture and better lossless zoom capabilities. ALSO READ: OnePlus 5 Review: Feel the power
Powered by a 3,300mAh non-removable battery, the OnePlus 5 also supports the proprietary Dash Charging technology. Connectivity options in the device include Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GPS, Wi-Fi and 4G LTE. OnePlus 5 runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat based OxygenOS 4.5 out-of-the-box and supports dual nano SIM cards. ALSO READ: The OnePlus 5 is here, but could incremental updates keep it relevant?