The ‘Flagship Killer’ smartphone OnePlus 5 finally launched in India by the Chinese Smartphone Brand OnePlus on June 22 at an event in Mumbai, which was unveiled globally on June 20. The OnePlus 5 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant priced at Rs 32,999 and Rs 37,999 for the 8GB RAM/128GB storage variant. This smartphone is now exclusively available on Amazon.in and with hit the OnePlus retail outlets next week. Along with OnePlus 5 company announced several launch offers for those who buy the smartphone from Amazon.
OnePlus 5 India launch offers
The Vodafone prepaid users will get 10GB of data per month for 5 months at the price of 1GB for those who buy the smartphone between June 22 and September 30. Similarly, postpaid users of Vodafone will get 9GB of additional data free for 5 billing cycles, if subscribers are on plans with at least 1GB.
If you purchase OnePlus 5 using SBI Debit or Credit card then you will get flat Rs. 1500 cashback. Amazon also giving Rs.250 cashback in Amazon Pay balance if you Sign in on the Amazon Prime Video app on the phone. You will also get 12-month Accidental Damage Protection by Servify, for this OnePlus 5 buyer has to open a savings account on Kotak 811 app and activating it with an initial deposit of Rs. 1,000.
OnePlus 5 Specifications and Features
The OnePlus 5 runs OxygenOS 4.5 based on Android Nougat 7.1.1 out of the box. It features a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) Optic AMOLED display and 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm’s latest flagship Snapdragon 835 octa-core SoC processor and will be available in two variants based on RAM and storage — 6GB RAM/64GB storage and 8GB RAM/128GB storage and company has not included microSD card slot for storage expansion.
Adreno 540 GPU is given to handle the graphics and animation. The phone comes with a 3300mAh 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. Supports dual(GSM + GSM) nano SIM cards. The fingerprint sensor is given on the Home Button.
In terms of Camera, OnePlus has added 16MP + 20MP dual rear cameras in OnePlus 5. The 16MP camera comes with f/1.7 aperture. The secondary 20MP telephoto zoom lens comes with a f/2.6 aperture for better optical zooming capabilities. On the other hand, 16MP front facing camera is given for selfie. The smartphone measures 154.2×74.1×7.25mm and weigh in at 153 grams.
OnePlus 5 smartphone comes in Midnight Black and Slate Gray color options.