OnePlus 5 Latest Leak, News And Updates: What We Know So Far
OnePlus, a Chinese startup phone-maker, has made a name for itself by making very reliable smartphones with the latest hardware at a reasonable price. In fact, its OnePlus 3 is called as "the best budget Android phone you can buy." Just a few days from now, the lineup will have another member which will be called as the OnePlus 5, the tech firms' new flagship mobile device.
OnePlus habitually leaks its own account and this time is no different. Two weeks ago, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau posted on Weibo a teaser picture to announce that the upcoming smartphone was in the works. On the opposite of taking a page from Apple's playbook, OnePlus seems to be both celebrating in the speculation around the anticipated phone and fueling it with clues on an almost daily basis.
OnePlus 5 Specs
According to CNET, the internet has complemented all of that official and rumored content with a steady supply of unofficial leaks of images. Here are the most promising and interesting specifications that OnePlus 5 might have:
- 5.5-inch display with 440-pixel QHD resolution
- Dual rear cameras
- 8-megapixel front camera
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor
- Variant of 6GB or 8GB of RAM
- Refined microphone technology
- 4G LTE multimode modem
- 3,600mAh battery
- Front fingerprint scanner
- OxygenOS based on Android
- Starting price at $449
Latest OnePlus 5 Photo Teases Awesome Picture
In addition to the specs mentioned above, a new photo was leaked and it is rumored to be a picture shot using the camera of the OnePlus 5 lens. According to Trusted Reviews, the pictures are OnePlus 5 camera samples and it shows a clear bid to boost hype for the expected smartphone.
Earlier this month, the smartphone maker already revealed a camera sample displaying an impressive performance in low-light conditions. And today, we’ve got another snap to its awesome lens. Lau, who posted the image above claimed that it was taken by the imminent lens of the OnePlus 5 handset.
OnePlus 2 Will Not Get The Android Nougat Update
The refusal to Android Nougat update comes after promises of 24 months of update support in the past and an outright assertion from the tech company last year that the OnePlus 2 smartphone would get Android N.
OnePlus 5 vs Essential Phone vs Samsung Galaxy S8: Specs Shootout
Essential might be able to meet the needs of most users with so much built-in storage. However, some people will never give up the microSD card slot and will still turn to Snapdragon 835 for better performance.
OnePlus 5 New Poster Leaks; Smartphone To Release This Month
Earlier, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau stated that the OnePlus 5 would be the thinnest in the series. According to Lau, in making the OnePlus 5 sleeker, the company has not compromised on its functionality.
OnePlus 5 Latest Renders Tease A Vertical Dual Camera Setup
The renders show the second bit of evidence that OnePlus 5 might feature a vertical dual camera setup. Such feature is widely rumored for Apple iPhone 8 this year, which will come with a special focus on VR and 3D recording.
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