Yesterday, Amazon launched the OnePlus 6 in India only for its Prime members. At the same time, the phone was also made available through OnePlus pop-up stores that the company had setup in eight cities across the country. Starting today however, the phone will be available for everybody on Amazon, and other OnePlus authorized stores. In addition, the OnePlus will also be available at approximately 112 Croma outlets across the country.
The smartphone is currently available in two colors, Midnight Black and Mirror Black. 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. There is also an Marvel Avengers Limited Edition variant, which will be available soon. The limited edition device has 8GB of RAM with 256GB of storage, and carries a price tag of Rs 44,999.
OnePlus 6 deals and offers
There are plenty of offers available on the OnePlus 6. SBI is offering a Rs 2,000 cashback for the first week of the sale. There are also a range of no cost EMI options available from a number banks, such as HDFC, ICICI, Standard Chartered, Axis bank and more. Some banks even have EMI options for 24 months. OnePlus is also offering its customers the opportunity to avail insurance on accidental damage on the device for 12 months.
Idea Cellular is offering benefits worth Rs 2,000 through a monthly discount of Rs 100 for 20 billing cycles, with 50GB monthly data. For postpaid customers, Idea is also offering free movies, music and games on its Idea Digital app. Prepaid users on the other hand, can also get 370GB of additional data, with a recharge of Rs 199.
Amazon is also jumping on the bandwagon and offering gift cards worth Rs 250 for Prime video and discounts of up to Rs 500 for Amazon Kindle. ClearTrip is also offering benefits of up to Rs 25,000 on hotel and flight bookings.
OnePlus 6 specifications and features
OnePlus 6 runs on Snapdragon 845 SoC, coupled with either 6GB RAM and 64GB storage or 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. It features a 6.28-inch full HD+ (1080 x 2280) display that comes with an aspect ratio of 19:9 and a notch at the top. The design also comes with the protection of Gorilla Glass 5, both at the front, and at the back. Underneath the hood, is also a 3,300 mAh battery that supports Fast Charge through the USB Type-C port. OnePlus 6 comes loaded with OxygenOS 5.1 based on Android 8.1 Oreo.
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In the optics department, the phone has dual-rear cameras that consist of a 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.