The global market is highly dominated by the Chinese manufacturers. Similar is the case with the Indian market as the makers are lining up their offerings to the customers creating new standards in the smartphone arena.
Lately, OnePlus announced its flagship killer OnePlus 3 that is priced at Rs 27,999 in India and exclusive to Amazon India. Another smartphone that lies in the same price bracket is the LeEco Le Max 2 that is available in two variants.
Well, the Le Max 2 comes with 32 GB and 64 GB of internal storage capacities that are accompanied by 4 GB and 6 GB RAM respectively. These models of the Le Max 2 are priced at Rs 22,999 and Rs 27,999 respectively. This smartphone's first flash sale will debut on June 28 and the registrations are already open.
Now, the major highlight of these smartphones is that the OnePlus 3 and Le Max 2 are equipped with massive 6 GB RAM that makes them power packed devices that can be used in any situation such as intense gaming, videos, browsing or anything else.
Moreover, both these smartphones are announced with a slew of offers. To be specific, the OnePlus 3 comes with some special offers such as a year of accidental damage protection, double data for Idea subscribers, and unlimited and ads-free music downloads from Saavn.
On the other hand, the LeEco's Le Max 2 comes bundled with the free Content Membership for a year worth Rs 4,900 that provides access to live and exclusive international entertainment such as music concerts.
Here, we have a comparison between the OnePlus 3 and Le Max 2 that will show you how these phones are actually different.
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OnePlus 3 weighs in at 158 grams and measures just 7.35 mm in thickness. In comparison, Le Max 2 is heavier at 185 grams and it measures 8 mm in thickness. The OnePlus 3 is sleek and svelte in comparison to its predecessors.
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The OnePlus 3 features an all metal body that is made using anodized aluminum. It comes in Soft Gold and Graphite color options. The Soft Gold variant will be launched later. The Le Max 2 has a full metal unibody design that is fantastic in terms of looks. However, it makes the device bulkier as mentioned in form factor.
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OnePlus 3 flaunts a 5.5-inch FHD 1080p Optic AMOLED display that is protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 4 coating. This screen has a pixel density of 401 ppi. The Le Max 2 boasts a larger 5.7-inch IPS display with 2K 1440p screen resolution that results in a higher pixel density of 515 ppi. Also, there is Gorilla Glass 3 protection on board.
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The OnePlus 3's AMOLED screen is brighter and punchier with colors. Besides this, the Optic AMOLED gives a greater emphasis on the reds and blacks. This way, you will get a better viewing experience though it is not exactly noticeable.
On the other hand, the screen on the Le Max 2 is fantastic with deep blacks, vivid colors, adequate brightness, and good viewing angles as it has a higher pixel density. This makes the Le Max 2 sharper.
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Both the smartphones are powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 820 processor that is teamed up with Adreno 530 graphics. The OnePlus comes with 64 GB native storage capacity that is teamed up with 6 GB of RAM.
The Le Max 2 comes in two versions - one with 32 GB of default memory capacity and 4 GB RAM and the other with 64 GB of native storage space paired with 6 GB RAM as in the OnePlus 3. Both the phones lack a micro SD card slot for expandable storage support.
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The OnePlus 3 has a 16MP rear camera with Sony IMX 298 sensor, PDAF autofocus and f/2.0 aperture. The LeEco Le Max 2 boasts a 21 MP main snapper with f/2.0 aperture, Optical Image Stabilization, and dual-LED flash. Both the rear snappers can shoot 4K videos at 30 fps and 720p slow motion videos at 120 fps frame rate.
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There is an 8 MP front camera with Sony IMX179 sensor and a similar aperture in the OnePlus 3. The Le Max 2 features an 8 MP selfie snapper that has a better aperture of f/2.2.
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The OnePlus 3 runs on the Oxygen OS based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. It is smooth and light, and does not have heavy customization giving a stock Android-like experience. The Le Max 2 runs on the EUI 5.6 on top of Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. It is highly customized by LeEco and it might now suit everyone. It lacks an app drawer and notification shortcuts as well.
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Both OnePlus 3 and Le Max 2 include connectivity aspects such as 4G LTE, NFC, USB Type-C charging port, dual-SIM support, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi. The Le Max 2 does not feature a 3.5 mm audio jack as it is the first CDLA technology enabled smartphone in the world. It can be used along with the CDLA earphones that give an exceptional audio performance in comparison to 3.5 mm jack. Both have fingerprint scanners as well on board.
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The OnePlus 3 packs a 3,000 mAh battery Dash Charge technology that can give it up to 60% charge in just 30 minutes. The Le Max 2 comes with a non-removable 3,100 mAh battery with the Quick Charge 2.0 feature. The company claims that a 5 minute charge can give up to 3.5 hours of talk time to the Le Max 2.