OnePlus is set to unveil the OnePlus 2 to the world on July 27. In a first by any smartphone company, OnePlus is conducting a unique virtual reality event, and has created its own custom Cardboard VR for the big unveil. The company has just announced that, for all those interested to be a part of the event, the VR headset will be available for purchase on Amazon India from July 17. Also Read - How to get Android 9 Pie on OnePlus 2Also Read - OnePlus X, OnePlus 2, OnePlus 3 and 3T get an early taste of Android 9 Pie
The VR headset is priced at Rs 99 per piece (shipping cost will be additional) and will be given away to select few early backers for free of cost. OnePlus hasn’t yet revealed the stock availability of these headsets, but we expect them to be limited. It is recommended to grab the headsets as soon as they begin the sale on July 17 to avoid disappointment. Also Read - OnePlus 6 Alert Slider button likely to let users adjust camera focus
OnePlus is leaving no stones unturned to tune up the excitement around the OnePlus 2 launch. Just yesterday, it even launched Operation Comrade to rope in few eccentric individuals in a secret mission to build more hype around the OnePlus 2.
The company is revealing spec details of the upcoming flagship bit by bit to keep the buzz going. So far, the company has confirmed that the OnePlus 2 will have an improved version of the Snapdragon 810 processor, USB Type C port,a physical home button with a fingerprint sensor, a 3,300mAh battery, faster LTE and that the smartphone will cost between $320-$450.
YouTuber Marques Brownlee revealed that the OnePlus 2 will have a 13-megapixel rear camera with laser autofocus and f/2.0 aperture. It has different shooting modes like clear shot, beauty and HDR mode and is capable of taking 4K videos.
Furthermore, rumors suggest that the OnePlus 2 may sport a slimmer full metal body. It is likely to feature a 5.5-inch full HD (1920 1080 pixels) display. Leaked sketches hint at a possible dual-camera setup at the back, and a Bluetooth certification filing claims that the OnePlus 2 could be available in three variants.
You can subscribe on Amazon India for Cardboard VR updates here.