OnePlus 3 Launched at Rs. 27,999: A beast with 6GB RAM and Snapdragon 820
After so many rumors and leaks, finally OnePlus 3 is now official. The company has launched its new Flagships as per schedule around the world at VR Launch including India. OnePlus 3 will be available in India for purchase starting tomorrow at 12.30 PM via Amazon.in. As stated earlier, there will be no flash sale for OnePlus 3. So, users can buy it at anytime at the price of Rs. 27.999. Check the Pricing and Availability for other countries too.
Talking about the phone, OnePlus 3 comes packed in an anodized aluminium unibody design weighing 158g with 152.7 × 74.7 × 7.35mm dimension. It has a OnePlus signature alert slider placed on the side allowing you to switch notification profiles. OnePlus has also integrated Fingerprint sensor in the Home button at front offering better security to the device and is fast enough to recognize and unlock the phone in less than 0.3 seconds.
The phone is running on latest Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow based Oxygen OS 3.1 which is clean and bloat-free offering you faster response. It supports Dual nano SIM cards. OnePlus 3 features an amazing 5.5 inch Full HD Optic AMOLED display protected with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 4 and offers 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution where you can get best multimedia experience.
Under the hood, OnePlus 3 is a beast in performance powered by massive 6GB LPDDR4 RAM coupled up with 2.15GHz Snapdragon 820 Quad Core 64-bit processor with Adreno 530 GPU making the phone powerful enough to run any heavy tasks, apps or games comfortably without lag. You can surely expect the best performance with such processing unit. We don’t even need to worry about the storage because it carries on-board 64GB (UFS 2.0) storage memory. It would have been much better if we could expand the storage further with MicroSD.
OnePlus has also worked hard on the photography section. With OnePlus 3 we get a 16 Megapixel primary shooter powered with Sony IMX298 sensor, LED flash, 1.12 micron pixel size, f/2.0 aperture, OIS and PDAF which is fast enough to focus the subject in just 0.2 seconds. using this camera not only you can capture vibrant stunning pictures but also record Ultra HD 4K video recording at 30 fps. It also supports 720p Slow motion video at 120 fps. Moreover, for Selfie lovers, the phone has got an 8 Megapixel front facing camera with Sony IMX179 sensor, 1.4 micron pixel size and f/2.0 aperture. Along with amazing selfies, we can not make video calls in Full HD 1080p resolution.
Coming to the connectivity section, OnePlus 3 is as good as other specs. It supports 4G LTE with VoLTE along with other standard connectivity features including WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (MIMO), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS and NFC. The phone also supports USB Type-C https://oceanup.com/6539/what-is-usb-type-c-everything-you-want-to-know-about-it/ for faster charging. The phone is backed up with 3000mAh battery with Dash Charge technology. It lets you charge the phone up to 60% in just 30 minutes.
OnePlus 3 Specifications:
- Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow based with Oxygen OS 3.1
- Dual nano SIM card support
- Fingerprint sensor
- 5.5 inch Full HD Optic AMOLED display with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection
- 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
- 2.15GHz Snapdragon 820 Quad-Core 64-bit processor
- 6GB LPDDR4 RAM
- Adreno 530 GPU
- 64GB (UFS 2.0) storage
- 16 Megapixel rear camera with LED flash, Sony IMX298 sensor, 1.12 micron pixel size, f/2.0 aperture, OIS and PDAF
- 4K Ultra HD video recording at 30 fps, 720p Slow motion recoding at 120fps
- 8 Megapixel front facing camera with Sony IMX179 sensor, 1.4 micron pixel size and f/2.0 aperture. Supports Full HD 1080p video recording
- 4G LTE with VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (MIMO), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, NFC and USB Type-C
- 3000mAh battery with Dash Charge technology
With every purchase on OnePlus 3, you get some free goodies as launch offer. It includes :
- 12 Months of accidental damage protection with OnePlus Care
- 12 Months Double Date for Idea users
- 12 Months of Saavn Pro. Unlimited, ad-free music downloads and exclusive Saavn originals
- 12 Months of validity on eBook promotion credit of Rs. 500 with the Kindle app.