Carl Pei's OnePlus is all set to launch its next flagship smartphone dubbed as OnePlus 3 in an online VR event tomorrow. Further, the good news is that the smartphone will go on sale without any invites, unlike its predecessor.
In India, this device will be available exclusively via online retailer Amazon India from June 15 at 12:30 AM. However, the recent information is that the company has started importing the smartphones from Hong Kong to India.
As per the Zauba listing, the company has imported 24,480 units of the OnePlus 3 in graphite variant to Chennai, at a price of Rs. 22,858. However, this is not the final pricing version, with import duty and taxing, it may come up to Rs. 25,000.
Even though the have exact specifications has not been confirmed, we have jotted down the list of possible specifications.
Full HD AMOLED display!
OnePlus 3 rumored specifications #1
The upcoming flagship code named OnePlus 3 is expected to don a 5.5-inch Full HD AMOLED display with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels. The company has upgraded the display from LCD to AMOLED from its predecessor.
It's Snapdragon 820 SoC
OnePlus 3 rumored specifications #2
Talking about the hardware, the OnePlus 3 is expected to come with the most powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC clocked at 2.15GHz, with Adreno 530 as GPU.
Inbuilt storage remains unchanged
OnePlus 3 rumored specifications #3
In terms of RAM, this device comes with 4GB/6GB LPDDR4 RAM along with 64GB of inbuilt storage. However, this time, also company didn't employ any expandable storage option in the device.
Capable of shooting 4K videos
OnePlus 3 rumored specifications #4
The OnePlus 3 flaunts a 16MP rear camera with LED flash and also capable of recording 4K videos too. On the front side, it is backed up with 8MP camera.
OnePlus 3 rumored specifications #5
The so-called OnePlus 3 will be shipped with the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box on top of its own Oxygen UI.
Connectivity and other features
OnePlus 3 rumored specifications #6
As per the listings, the OnePlus 3 will come with 4G LTE with VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (MIMO), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C. Also, the device is also expected to come with fingerprint sensor integrated into the home button.
OnePlus 3 rumored specifications #7
If the rumor turns out to be true, then the OnePlus 3 will come powered by a 3000mAh battery on board.
Pricing and availability
OnePlus 3 rumored specifications
As for as pricing concern, the OnePlus 3 will carry tag around Rs. 22,000 for the 4GB RAM variant and Rs. 24,000 for the 6GB RAM variant. However, we are not sure about the pricing, we are expecting more information in the upcoming days.