OnePlus 5 Launched Today and it can be the show stopper


After a long wait, OnePlus 5 has made its launch in UK on 20th June. As the event had been awaited for long, it was also made available to watch on YouTube for the rest of the world. With many inbuilt features including Paytm for ease of payment, smartphone users will definitely make this is a choice in the upcoming days. The good news is that unlike other phones that are available a few days or months after launch, this one will be available from the day of the launch that is today.

The prices are on the higher side of course but a true smartphone fan will not shy away from spending a little more to get the best smartphone experience. Two variants will be available for people to choose from; one with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage and the second one with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. The prices of the two variants have been announced to be approximately £404 and £465 respectively. For people willing to buy from stores can have it from cities where pop-events for the launch have been scheduled for the next few days. This is to reach out to every man who may have missed the news of launch.

Let us have a sneak peek into the specs of this grand smartphone

Full OnePlus 5 specification :

  • Android Nougat 7.1.1
  • 5.5in 1920×1080 1080p Full HD AMOLED display, 401ppi
  • 2.45GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor
  • Adreno 540 graphics
  • 6/8GB RAM
  • 64/128GB storage
  • 16Mp rear camera, f/1.7, support for 4K video at 30fps
  • 16Mp front camera, f/2.0
  • 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • 4G
  • Dual nano-SIM
  • NFC
  • 3,300mAh non-removable battery
  • 154.2×74.1×7.25mm
  • 153g

Operating System is Android 7.1.1 Nougat. There are two sim card slots both of which can accept only Nano-sim cards. The screen is a huge enough which is 5.5 inches with full HD display. The protection layer for the screen used is Gorilla Glass 5. The GPU is Adreno 540.

For the selfie and photo lovers, the phone has 16MP primary camera and the same 16MP for the front camera. It is a 4G enabled phone for the best internet surfing experience. Buyers will have the liberty to choose from two options of colors; Midnight Black and Slate Grey. The successor of OnePlus 3T is definitely more updated and packed with features that one will want any smartphone to have.

The design hasn’t gone through a lot of changes but the internal configuration definitely has. It is pretty sure that it will surpass the predecessor in terms of sales. It will be worth to know if it gives a tough competition to the rest of the smartphones that are equally good.