It’s been a couple of months since OnePlus 5 is quite making a buzz in Smartphone world, especially after the launch of Samsung Galaxy S8. If you’re on the Internet and don’t know yet what OnePlus is? Then to just break the ice, OnePlus is a Chinese smartphone manufacturer founded in December 2013, since then company has basically launched 3 models which were popular due to affordable rates and flagship device specifications.

Now coming to the OnePlus 5, the company is giving hints regularly since a couple of months & especially CEO Pete Lau shared a bunch of images also.  Now let’s start what exactly you need to know in between a bunch of rumors & leaks in the time of hype. Actually OnePlus indirectly shared the whole set of features of a device by giving us clues with a tagline “Focus On What Matters”. Following are the set of hints released by OnePlus on it’s Twitter handle and set of leaks released all over the Internet.

7Totally Bokeh

It’s clearly noticeable that upcoming OnePlus 5 will come with an upgraded camera which can produce DSLR-like photographs with bokeh effect (Background Blur), for the same they have partnered with DxOMark industry’s popular camera experts. If we believe bunch of leaks all over the Internet the OnePlus 5 is said to support the 16-megapixel front camera for the selfie lovers while rear one with 23-megapixel dual camera setup, though there is no additional information regarding dual camera setup at rear regarding which features it has but if we’re not wrong then it’s color + monochrome sensor & how it’s going to produce excellent camera results. Sit tight just bunch of hours left to know.

6Software designed with style and refinement

6th one suggests about possibly their very own OxygenOS, it’s clear that new OnePlus 5 will come with refreshed design & style, yet we don’t know much about it but it’s mostly going to be running on Android Nougat 7.1 with topping of OxygenOS and company have revealed in a tweet it would have blue-light filter mode for night owls.

5Hardware and software focused on smoothness

This gives us the hint Hardware & Software is works in tight integration like one to provide you the smooth buttery experience on OnePlus 5. It’s already confirmed by a company that OnePlus 5 will be running on Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor, with a clock speed of 2.35GHz, which is going to provide you massive performance. To make it more powerful device is going to be available in two variants of  6GB RAM + 64GB Storage & 8GB RAM + 128GB Storage.

4We’re shooting for the horizon

Well, this one actually makes us confused, still, if our instinct is not wrong then it’s all about the Gorgeous Display of OnePlus 5, it’s said to be of 5.5-inch 1080p with 1440*2560 pixels display made by Samsung, although the company has not shed any light on the other specifications of a display like AMOLED.

3Charging ahead

This one hints us about its very own super speed “DashCharge” quick battery charge technology, according to report from iGeekPhone it’s said to be juiced by 3300 mah battery which is able to charge in half hour for one day of use. Well, that’s spectacular!!!

2Always connected

Tagline basically trying to say us all about connectivity, it’s going to be whatever scenario underground, upside down it will get decent reception of network. Which is mostly about Dual SIM with LTE & VoLTE support. Just to make more confusing “Is it future proof with the support of 5G? Well, time will tell us.

1The OnePlus 5

We will witness you on June 20.

Well, that’s only cover 60% aspects of the device, we’re not yet clear with many specifications like fingerprint sensor, device builds quality though they are saying “slimmest flagship smartphone from the company”, accessories, headphone jack, display & other protection, etc.

Though, we have one image which is shared by company CEO Pete Lau on his Weibo account, which is quite stunning.

shot on oneplus 5

He also shared launcher screenshot with refreshed UI of OxygenOS.


Pricing & Availability:

Company is known as flagship killer because they are providing flagship specifications with low weight on your pockets, US price would be around $479 & 550 EUR for European countries, while Indian price is just got leaked by  Chinese user on Weibo account, It’s going to be Amazon India Exclusive device, 6GB RAM variant is priced at Rs. 32,999 and 8GB RAM variant is priced at Rs. 37,999 and sale starts from June 22, 4:30 PM (Enough time to decide your buy right?).

oneplus 5 India price


OnePlus is actually taking  nice initiative in the form of global launch of device, though due to its presence in world it’s going to be little varied for all geographical regions, like the first launch is in New York June 20, 12 PM EDT, June 21 for the Beijing  and 22nd June, 2 PM in India. Well, you can watch the live event of Global launch on 20th from HERE and on 22nd in India from HERE.

What are your views about OnePlus 5 & expectations shoot it below in comment section & also tell us are you buying it?



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