OnePlus 3 Review, Price, Specs

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OnePlus announced officially OnePlus 3, the new top range smartphone made ​​entirely in aluminum unibody and characterized by the presence of high-end technical specifications. The phone comes with the unlocked bootloader in order to allow the user maximum freedom and flexibility in the personalization and in everyday use, as highlighted by the founder and CEO of OnePlus Pete Lau.

For example, Dash Charge sets a new standard for fast charging technology. The fast Dash Charge charging system technology can recharge the 3000mAh battery of OnePlus 3 by more than 60% in just 30 minutes. The fast charging continues even if in the meantime you are watching streaming video or you are running particularly heavy and energy-intensive games.

This is made ​​possible by exploiting the supplied charger for charging a stable speed. Dash Charge carries more current than other charging solutions while maintaining the temperature low as it is able to move the process of managing power from the phone itself adapter charging Dash, thus preventing the majority of the heat generated during the charge of not reach the smartphone.

A second aspect that OnePlus has focused its attention is the photographic industry. The rear camera 16 megapixel Sony IMX 298 with PDAF, 1.12um pixel, and f/2.0 aperture records video in 4K @ 30fps and offers perfect details in all lighting conditions thanks to proprietary technology Smart Capture which includes HD Mode and Auto HDR. The Dynamic De-noise, then, compare different frames of the same image taken by merging them together into one photo in which the noise is thus reduced to a minimum.

The front camera of 8 megapixel Sony IMX 179 with f/2.0 aperture, pixels of 1.4um and recording at 1080p @ 30fps provides the technology Smile Capture, through which you can take selfies by simply activating the sensor with a smile.

Do not miss the optical image stabilization (OIS), the electronic image stabilization (EIS) and support for the RAW format, as well as the right to select the manual mode to set all the parameters at will depending on the scene, the light conditions and focus you want to give the image.

Made of metal unibody in the Graphite and Soft Gold colors with a thickness of just 7.3 mm, OnePlus 3 is equipped with a 5.5 inch Optic AMOLED Full HD display (density of 401ppi) with side frames of 0.75mm and a polarizing double layer that is able to reproduce images with vivid colors in all lighting conditions, including the direct sun. The 2.5D Gorilla Glass 4 curved layer protects the screen from drops and signs.

Inside is a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 2.2GHz (2x2.2GHz and 2x1.6GHz) processor which is upto 35% faster than OnePlus 2 with a 40% increase in graphics horsepower. The GPU is an Adreno 530, the LPDDR4 RAM is 6GB and allows you to live multitasking experience without any lag, while the internal memory 64GB UFS 2.0 allows you to have ample storage space for all apps and media files favorite.

This smartphone has a dual slot for Nano-SIM, 4G LTE connectivity up to 300Mbps, NFC, USB 2.0 Type-C, 3.5mm jack, WiFi 802.11 a/​​b/g (n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, GLONASS, and a sensor for fingerprints made ​​of ceramics able to ensure a better level of accuracy also in time and able to unlock the device from the sleep screen in just 0.2 seconds.

Finally, a word on the operating system. OnePlus is launching the new flagship with OxygenOS based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with unlocked bootloader and support for off-screen gesture. In OxygenOS is present a number of features made ​​possible also by the bootloader, including adaptive brightness, ambient display, proximity sensor, support for custom icon pack, permission of the app, color customization Accent. night mode. SwiftKey keyboard, file manager, App Gallery and Music.

OnePlus has developed the Alert Slider, through which you can have at hand the three different profiles of all notifications as well as Shelf, an area in which to find your recent apps, favorite locations, and weather data. It is basically an area where you can add widgets, create memos and reminders, and add other functions often used by the user.

In India the price is 27,999 Indian rupees, that is stated in a promotional poster, which refers to the flagship model with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal memory. But there is also a daring sale offered at Flipkart Big Shopping Days at prices below 20,000 INR.