OnePlus 6 India Launch Event


Chinese smartphone player OnePlus is all set to launch its flagship OnePlus 6 in India on Thursday. The Avengers edition of the OnePlus 6 comes with a unique Kevlar-style patterned back while most of the internals remain the same as the regular OnePlus 6.

Additionally, official renders of the device have also surfaced online, giving fans the first look at the actual device. Of course, this article is about what's new and different on the OnePlus 6, compared with the OnePlus 5T, so let us not just dwell on the similarities. The three-stage alert slider is also painted in gold. There's an additional Iron Man themed case cover where Iron Man's mask is inscribed at the back. Check out the pictures below. Basically, the OnePlus 6 should compete with any other top Android handset now on the market. The device is expected to be priced around Rs 48,999 in India. The smartphone comes with the price tag of Yuan 3,199 (Rs. 34,000 approx.) for the 64GB storage variant, Yuan 3,599 (Rs. 38,300 approx.) for the 128GB storage and Yuan 3,999 (Rs. 42,500 approx.) for the top-end 256GB storage option.

"For imaging there are dual 16MP (f/1.7, 27mm, 1/2.6", 1.22µm, gyro-EIS, OIS) + 20MP (f/1.7, 1/2.8", 1.0µm) camera with Sony sensor on back. Users have the option to hide the notch through the settings menu. The Avengers edition of the OnePlus 6 comes with a "custom 3D aramid fibre-textured glass body, with Gorilla Glass 5 coating". There are debates that 4GB of RAM is sufficient for a smartphone but we are coming across Android devices launching with 6GB and 8GB of RAM in the recent times. However, as far as Indian pricing is concerned, that we will come know at the launch event today. It can record 4K videos at 60 fps and 720p super slow motion videos at 480 fps. There's an Avengers logo placed on the bottom of the back panel in golden color. It also supports Portrait Mode on the front camera, with an AI algorithm offering depth-of-field effects.

OnePlus finally announced the OnePlus 6 yesterday at an event in London. It is already known that OnePlus 6 will retail in Midnight Black, Mirror Black and Silk White colors.

It has a 3,300 mAh battery with OnePlus' Dash Charge (5V 4A) fast charging.

The smartphone is pre-loaded with OxygenOS 5.1 based on Android 8.1 Oreo.