After Xiaomi Mi Max 2, now it is the turn of OnePlus. Looking at the growth and popularity of OnePlus, it is very difficult to believe that it is just four years old company! The OnePlus may not be as cheap as compared to other previous handsets of this company! But believe me, it is one of the best smart devices that are ruling the market at present times!
Getting back to the story, OnePlus 5 is a very thoughtful balance in terms of the efficiency, style, and price!
OnePlus 5 Dimensions
The OnePlus 5 is as thin as 7.25 mm along with a curve and sleek body of aluminum! The rear panel has been crafted with a matte-black finish with curves on its display edges! The crescent shaped antenna bands make the OnePlus 5 even more stylish!
This smart device flaunts a 5.5″ with full HD specifications of 1920 x 1080 pixels! OnePlus five is protected by the Corning’s Gorilla Glass 5, Optic AMOLED, and TrueTone display! Also, the device comes in two color variants – Midnight Black and Slate Grey Colour!
The OnePlus 5 device is having dual primary cameras of 16 MP with f/1.7 aperture sensor and 20 MP with f/2.6 aperture telephoto lens. This twin camera offers 1.6x optical zoom along with the characteristic of electronic image stabilization!
Along with all these high-end specifications, the cameras are supported by the dual-LED Flash! On the other hand, the front camera features the excellent 16 MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture!
A Smart Phone Powered by Fastest Processor
OnePlus 5 is rocking the world with its release along with the Qualcomm’s latest and the greatest processor, Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor powered by Adreno 540 GPU.
Along with the world’s fastest processor, Snapdragon 835, OnePlus 5 runs on the recently launched OxygenOS based on its predecessor Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
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Stepping to the connectivity front, OnePlus 5 comes with the basic communication module set inclusive of the Wi-Fi, USB Type-C, 3.5 headphone jack, and Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and a lot more!
The fingerprint sensor embedded in the device is located on the front which helps to unlock the smart phone in 0.2 seconds!
Storage and Battery Capacity!
OnePlus 5 comes with a gigantic battery capacity of 3,300 mAh along with the Dash Charge support which allows the device to regain the charge of a whole day in just half an hour!
OnePlus 5 has launched two versions of the device! One with the storage capacity of 6 GB of RAM with the non-expandable internal storage of 64 GB is priced around £449. Another high-end version consists of the storage of 8 GB RAM combined with the non-expandable internal storage of 128 GB. This higher-end version would approximately cost you around £479!
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Although the features of OnePlus 5 would be attractive, there are other cons as well! Firstly, it is pricier than previous flagships! Secondly, it supports full HD display only which sometimes would be eating up the storage while you are shooting any footage!
The Bottom Line
Winding up my thoughts, building a smart device is a Herculean task, so designing and constructing a great phone and that within a budget is more difficult! But the planners and researchers of OnePlus 5 have nailed it. With the fifth flagship, OnePlus made it very easy!
The OnePlus 5 is blazingly speedy with the best-ever dual camera and solid battery life. Ultimately, OnePlus 5 is definitely an excellent phone along with an excellent value! SO stay tuned for full Review of this Smartphone.