Finally, the OnePlus 2 has officially been announced at an event todya in San Fransisco. Wait is over, and here are all the features, specs, price and release date and everything else that you need to know about the latest OnePlus 2 flagship smartphone are detailed.
OnePlus 2 Features / Specs
The OnePlus One successor has a refreshed design with a premium steel running on the sides. It packs 5.5-inch Full HD 1080p display and also comes with Iphone’s Touch ID-like fingerprint sensor at the front which can register up to five fingerprints.
How best is OnePlus 2 against the biggies around the corner? The camera on the back features a 13-megapixel f/2.0 lens with laser focus and optical image stabilization (OIS) which is capable of shooting videos in 4K resolution, dual-LED flash. Selfie, which the OnePlus 2 got is of 5MP front-facing setup.
Top-end hardware keys? There’s a dedicated hardware button called Alert Slider on the OnePlus 2 which can let you quickly switch between different notifications settings. Under the hood, CPU, GPU, RAM and internal storage is concerned, the device is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 processir with Adreno 430 GPU, 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM and a maximum of 64GB of built-in storage.
Software OnePlus 2 runs on OxygenOS 2.0 wjich is a custom ROM variant of latest version of Android Lollipo 5.1.1. Battery capacity is measured in at 3300mAh. Still got an USB Type-C port at the bottom.
Connectivity options on the OnePlus 2 includes Dual SIM card slots supports 4G LTE on the go, alongside Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth, GPS as well.
OnePlus 2 will be available in classic Sandstone Black back cover, but you can easily swap it out with different options with what the company is calling StyleSwap Covers. These covers will be offered in: Bamboo, Black Apricot, Rosewood, and Kelvar.
OnePlus 2 will go on sale in the U.S., Canada, India, EU and China on August 11th, with a rollout planned in Southeast Asian countries in Q4 2015. For that you still need an invite to get the phone. Here’s are the steps on how to register for invites and to purchase OnePlus 2 on its flash sale.
For more on how to sign up for OnePlus 2 invite, check out our earlier post here.
OnePlus 2 is amazingly priced at just $329 USD for 16GB model and $389 USD for 64GB model. Here’s an official video introducing OnePlus 2: