Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus has finally started selling its latest flagship smartphone, OnePlus 5 in India. The device is available via open sale and anyone without invites can purchase the smartphone.
The smartphone was launched last week on 22nd June in India. OnePlus 5 was available via early access sale on 22nd June itself and company also sold the devices at its pop up events across country. Its price starts at Rs. 32,999.
Earlier OnePlus had already announced its partnership with Foxconn to manufacture its smartphone under ‘Make in India’ initiative. Now with the latest OnePlus 5, the company has gone with OPPO to manufacture the device in India.
As per the retail box, the OnePlus 5 units sold are manufactured by OPPO Mobiles India Pvt Ltd at its facility in Noida. The device is made in India under PM Modi’s ‘Make in India’ scheme. If you might have not known it then OPPO, Vivo and OnePlus are owned by BBk Electronics, China.
We are using the OnePlus 5 for some days now and our review units are made in India, but the units sold in the country are manufactured locally at OPPO plant. Our review of the device will be out soon.
OnePlus 5 sports a 5.5 inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) Optic AMOLED 2.5D Display protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 5. It is powered by a 64 bit 2.45GHz Octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Processor with 6GB/8GB of RAM. For Graphics it has a Adreno 540 GPU.
OnePlus 5 comes with dual camera setup. It comes with 16 Megapixel Sony IMX398 sensor sensor primary and 20 Megapixel Sony IMX350 sensor secondary rear camera with Dual LED flash. For selfies, It comes with a 16 Megapixel Sony IMX371 sensor front camera. It comes in 64GB/128GB in-built storage options, which cannot be expanded.
OnePlus 5 Key Specifications:
- 5.5 inch Full HD screen
- 2.45GHz Octa core processor
- 6GB/8GB RAM
- Adreno 540 GPU
- 16 Megapixel + 20 Megapixel rear camera with Dual LED Flash
- 16 Megapixel front camera
- 3,300 mAh battery
- 64GB/128GB Internal storage, can be expanded upto 200GB
- Android 7 Nougat
OnePlus 5 Price in India is Rs. 32,999 for 6GB RAM model and Rs. 37,999 for 8GB RAM model. It comes in Slate Gray and Midnight Black colors. It is available in the country on Amazon and company’s official store.