OnePlus 5 is the newest flagship device from OnePlus. OnePlus 5 comes with 5.5-Inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Optic AMOLED display with DCI-P3 color coverage and has Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.It is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform.It runs on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) based Oxygen OS. OnePlus 5 launched with new features including a new Reading Mode that uses gray-scale mapping, while filtering out blue light getting data from the ambient sensor promising a similar experience as a e-reader. Here we are going to check out OnePlus 5 Review.
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It has a 16-megapixel primary rear camera with wide-angle lens, large f/1.7 aperture along with a 20-megapixel secondary camera to capture depth information for depth-of-field (bokeh) effect that blurs backdrops in portrait mode and offers 2x zoom. It also has a 16-megapixel front-facing camera.
It has 6GB / 8GB RAM with 64GB / 128GB storage based on UFS 2.1, coupled with new 2-lane ROM, which doubles bandwidth promising faster performance in everything from installation speeds to loading graphic-intensive games.
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It has an Anodized Aluminum unibody metal design and is just 7.25mm thick. It has the usual Alert Slider. It has a ceramic fingerprint sensor that can unlock the phone in 0.2 seconds. It has a 3300mAh battery with Dash Charge that promises a day of battery life with half an hour of charge. So lets check out OnePlus 5 Review.
OnePlus 5 Review :
OnePlus 5 supports 5.5-Inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Optic AMOLED display with DCI-P3 color coverage and has Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The viewing angle and color reproductions on the device are really great.It also come with narrow bezels which also looks pretty good.
OnePlus 5 comes with an Anodized Aluminum unibody metal design and is just 7.25mm thick. It has the usual Alert Slider. It has a ceramic fingerprint sensor that can unlock the phone in 0.2 seconds. The device feels solid in hands and it looks stunning in hands.The device is looks like iPhone 7 Plus,although it looks great.
OnePlus 5 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 64-bit 10nm Mobile Platform which is clocked at 2.5GHz with Adreno 540 GPU.It also comes with two RAM variants one is with 6GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB storage (UFS 2.1 ), 8GB LPDDR4x RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.1) internal storage.Both the devices handle the multi-tasking easily and you can’t able to see any major lags in the device.It also handles heavy gaming quite easily. The device runs on Android Nougat 7.1 with Oxygen OS which comes with some new features including a new Reading Mode that uses gray-scale mapping, while filtering out blue light getting data from the ambient sensor promising a similar experience as a e-reader. The device will defiantly get Android O Update in near future.
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Finally OnePlus 5 is also enters the market of Dual rear camera smartphones, OnePlus 5 supports 16MP rear camera with dual LED Flash, Sony IMX398 sensor, f/1.7 aperture, 1.12μm pixel size, EIS, secondary 20MP camera with f/2.6 aperture, Sony IMX350 sensor, 1.0μm pixel size, 4K at 30fps, 1080p at 60 fps, 720p slow motion at 120fps. and on the front 16MP front-facing camera with Sony IMX371 sensor, 1.0μm pixel size, f/2.0 aperture. The rear camera is good but not great in terms of having dual camera, you can see some detailing issues in the image processing.Hope fully it will fixed with an OTA Update OnePlus. Although the both the rear and front camera are better than other devices at this price point.
On the connectivity department, it comes with 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (2×2 MU-MIMO ), Bluetooth 5.0 aptX HD, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, USB Type-C and NFC. The device also have 3.5mm audio jack , 3 microphones with noise cancellation and Dirac HD Sound.
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OnePlus 5 supports 3,300mAh battery with Dash Charge (5V 4A) , one the best fast charging technologies in the world. The battery can give You a days juice in a single charge.
Overall if we talk about OnePlus 5 Review , the device is really very good at this price point. It also comes with great specs at this price and it seems that it is one the best value for money devices at this price.But some the things are need to improve like the camera which would surely fix by OnePlus with an OTA Update. As of now You can buy the device with no doubt at all.
OnePlus 5 launched in Slate Gray and Midnight Black colors and starts at $479 (Rs. 30,958 approx.) / 499 Euros (Rs. 35,884 approx.) for the base 6GB RAM with 64GB version and the top-end 8GB RAM with 128GB storage version costs $539 (Rs. 34,849 approx.) / 559 Euros (Rs. 40,199 approx.) . It is now available for pre-order on OnePlus.net in the U.S. and Europe. Early Drop shipments will begin on June 21, 6 days before general sales begin on June 27th. It will launch in India on June 22 and it be an Amazon Exclusive device. It will priced around Rs.35,000/- in India.