Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus has become a leading manufacturer of the smartphone in a short span of time. As per the rumors, this company is working on its new flagship OnePlus 5. This new smartphone is the successor of OnePlus 3T and OnePlus 3 smartphones.
As per the reports, the company will skip the OnePlus 4 naming convention. After OnePlus 3 company will directly release OnePlus 5. The numeric 4 is the unlucky number in China. Before this, Samsung has taken the same step. It had launched Galaxy Note 7 after the Galaxy Note 5.
We have found some interesting facts about design and specs of this device.
As per leaked images, OnePlus 5 will come with a ceramic body. The company had used the same material for designing its predecessors as well. As per earlier poorly leaked images, this company might use glass body against metallic body, to keep the price low. You can expect the device light and slim. Further, this might come with a bezel-less display, but it cannot be confirmed as of now.
Specs of OnePlus 5
Latest leaked images give a hint that this smartphone will come in two variant- 64GB and 128GB. Further, this is expandable up to 256GB. Today almost all smartphone makers use dual camera lens setup. So, this device is not different; this will sport dual camera setup with a 16MP and 12MP sensor. On the front facing, this device will use 8MP. This powerful camera will give a perfect selfie. The designer has also included a dual LED flash in between the sensors.
On display front, OnePlus 5 will sport 5.5-inch 2K bezel-less display. This device will come with 4000 mAh powerful battery, Although the earlier flagship comes with 3400 mAh only. This is a huge increase in battery power. However, the Concept does not show the sign of Dash Charge support.
Further leaks reveal that this device may come with dual speakers as well as a ridged button. A notification light will come near the top speaker as per leaked images.
Render show off the OnePlus 5 will run on Android 7.0 Nougat straight out of the box. This device will use Oxygen OS and 6GB or 8GB RAM.
On the processor front, The OnePlus will use octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor paired with an Adreno 540 GPU.
Reportedly the OnePlus 5 will come with multiple colors in the market. It’s Candy Red version looks quite good. Render show off three colors for the OnePlus 5 which include Pearl White and Midnight Black. There is no hint for Soft Gold or Gunmetal hues, used in its previous devices.
If we believe on leaked specification, then this device will give a tough competition to Galaxy S8 and iPhone 8.
There are many speculations about the release date of this device. You will need to wait for official launch to get more depth specs of this new flagship.