Oneplus at present took the wraps off some of the anticipated smartphones of the yr and its seventh flagship — the OnePlus 6. The cellphone replaces the OnePlus 5T as the corporate’s flag bearer and ushers in a spread of upgrades, most of which truthfully really feel like OnePlus enjoying catch up resembling an all-glass exterior, notch-equipped display, and extra. Nevertheless, it’s solely been six months since OnePlus’ final flagship. So what is de facto new and completely different?
Extra Premium Design
The OnePlus 6’s greatest spotlight is its design which is now made out of Gorilla Glass 5 as an alternative of aluminum. There are a number of clear upsides in addition to downsides to that when in comparison with the OnePlus 5T. Whereas the OnePlus 6 appears far more premium and engaging, the OnePlus 5T scores level within the ergonomics division. The OnePlus 6 can also be, like each different glass cellphone, a fingerprint magnet and slippery particularly if you happen to go for the Mirror Black variant.
The glass additionally carries some further weight due to which the OnePlus 6 is barely heavier than its metallic predecessor (162 grams) at 177 grams. Despite a taller display, it’s although shorter than the OnePlus 5T primarily because of the presence of a notch and lowered bezels on the chin. There are another minor adjustments too just like the Alert Slider has been relocated to the suitable facet from the left.
The OnePlus 6 has a slightly greater 6.28-inch display as in comparison with the 6.01-inch panel on the 5T. Each have a decision of 1080p, although. Because the OnePlus 6 drops the standard 18:9 design in favor of a notch, it has a facet ratio of 19:9.
In fact, the OnePlus 6 comes with an upgraded and therefore, runs on the most recent Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset, a minor bump up from the OnePlus 5T’s Snapdragon 835. There’s additionally a 256GB variant of the OnePlus 6, in contrast to the 5T which is proscribed to 128GB. Along with that, the battery has been elevated by 100mAh at 3400mAh. Whereas it additionally options Android eight.1 out of the field, OnePlus has already introduced the Android P beta for the OnePlus 6. The remainder of the specs are related.
One of many areas the place OnePlus’ telephones have continued to fall brief is the cameras. This yr, OnePlus hasn’t accomplished a lot to alter that however there are a number of key enhancements. To start with, the first 16-megapixel f/1.7 snapper of the OnePlus 6 has a bigger 1.22µm (vs 1.12µm) sensor and is now optically stabilized. Along with that, it will probably file 720p slow-mo clips at 480fps. Lastly, the entrance digicam helps Digital Picture Stabilization which ought to end in far more steady movies. Aside from that, the OnePlus 6 inherits the identical together with a 20-megapixel f/1.7 secondary rear digicam and a 16-megapixel f/2.zero lens on the entrance.