Shenzhen-based handset maker, OnePlus has launched its new flagship dubbed as OnePlus Two in the market. The company has tied-up exclusively with Amazon India for the sales of the device.
The invite system for this device went alive ahead of its launch event and also announced that the smartphone will go on sale via Amazon India on Tuesday.
In its official blog, OnePlus posted, "Starting at 4:00 PM (IST), the OnePlus 2 will go on sale on Amazon India with accessories following later this week. Fans with invites will be able to order by claiming their invite in their OnePlus account. Keep an eye out for the first batch of invites that start rolling out from today! We look forward to welcoming both old and new fans to the ever-growing OnePlus family!"
As of now, the pre-orders for the OnePlus Two has reached over 3.5 million till date. In Canada and U.S, the shipments of smartphones have been delayed, and will only commence 2-3 weeks after shipments to Europe.
OnePlus 2 - Key Specifications
The phone boasts a 5.5-inch full HD display with 1080 pixels resolution and is powered by the Snapdragon 810 chipset paired with 4GB of RAM.
It will be available in a 16GB variant and a 64GB version. The company has placed a slider button, dubbed as Alert Slider, on the left side of the phone. A user can customize the functionality of the button on the phone to use it as per their preference, and get the kind of notifications they want.
The home button placed at the front of the phone integrates a fingerprint scanner, which as per the company is much faster Apple iPhones TouchID sensor technology.
As for camera, the OnePlus 2 flaunts a 13MP rear camera with 1.3microns lens for better imaging even in low lighting conditions, Optical Image Stabilization technology, f2.0 aperture and 4K video recording capabilities. It is coupled with dual-LED flash and has a laser autofocus feature. Up front, you get a 5MP front-facing camera.
Talking of software, the phone runs on Android Lollipop with Oxygen OS skinned on top. Other features include of a 3,300mAh battery.
Connectivity options in the phone include of dual 4G SIMs, a USB Type-C port, which the company had revealed already, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
The 64GB variant of OnePlus 2 comes at a price of Rs. 24,999, while the 16GB variant on the other hand carries a price tag of Rs. 22,999.