Thanks to the accidental leaks and rumours, we knew almost every detail about the OnePlus 3 even before it was officially announced. going by the specs sheet, the company has ticked all the right boxes and has improved upon all the points that we complained about in the OnePlus One and the OnePlus 2.
Sticking to the screen on the previous iterations, the OnePlus 3 comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD AMOLED panel and has a 2.5D curved Gorilla Glass 4 on top. The device comes with an all new unibody design with metal finish, ditching the OnePlus’ famous sandstone back finish. It comes with Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Oxygen OS 3.1 on top. The OS is cleaner than before and is very close to the stock Android experience.
The company has included a massive RAM capacity of 6 GB, while the internal storage of the OnePLus 3 is of 64 GB (UFS 2.0) which isn’t expandable. It comes loaded with top of the line processor- the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 along with the Adreno 530 GPU. All the internals of the device make sure to give best in class experience that is comparable to the most of the high-end smartphones launched by other brands.
The all new device comes with an improved 16 MP shooter on the back and it now features OIS, PDAF, 4K video and f/2.0 aperture. The front camera is of 8 MP and it too has f/2.0 aperture with support for 1080p videos. The device can take dual nano SIM cards and supports 4G LTE along with VoLTE. The company has included NFC too in their latest flagship.
A 3000 mah battery pack powers the device and it also supports fast charging which OnePlus calls Dash Charging. The technology can charge your OnePlus 3 from 0 to 60% in just 30 minutes with the provided 4A charger. In India, the smartphone is available exclusively on amazon.in for a price of Rs. 27999.
OnePlus 3 Specifications
Display: 5.5-inch (1920×1080 pixels) Full HD Optic AMOLED display with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection
Processor: 2.15 GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 820 64-bit processor with Adreno 530 GPU
Memory: 6 GB LPDDR4 RAM with 64 GB (UFS 2.0) storage
OS: Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) with Oxygen OS 3.1
Camera: 16-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, Sony IMX298 sensor, 1.12-micron pixel size, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, OIS, 4K video recording at 30 fps, 720p slow motion at 120fps; 8MP front-facing camera with Sony IMX179 sensor, 1.4-micron pixel size, f/2.0 aperture, 1080p video recording
Dimensions: 152.7 × 74.7 × 7.35 mm; Weight: 158g
Additional Features: Fingerprint sensor
Audio: Bottom-facing speaker, dual microphone for noise cancellation
Connectivity: Dual nano SIM card slots, 4G LTE with VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (MIMO), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C
Battery: 3000 mAh battery with Dash Charge