Major details of OnePlus 3 have been leaked over the last few weeks, giving a hint that its release date may be not far off. The Chinese company is mum on its upcoming flagship device, but details like specifications, pricing and design have been leaked.
It has been reported that OnePlus 3 will be released in June but there is no mention of the exact date. The company's debut flagship OnePlus One was launched in June 2014 and OnePlus 2 in August 2015.
Interestingly, leakster Evan Blass @evleaks has posted a photo of the purported OnePlus 3 on Twitter, and it looks like a promo render. He went on to say the device would sport an AMOLED display and be powered by a 3,000mAh battery, contradicting a few reports claiming that it would come with a 3,500mAh battery with fast-charging technology.
The phone in the image has the OnePlus logo on the back and a metal body. It resembles OnePlus One and OnePlus 2 from the front, and HTC devices from the back. The company has managed to bring in a new design for its upcoming flagship device and it looks good.
It is reported the company will release two variants of OnePlus 3 — one with 32GB internal memory and 4GB RAM, and the other with 64GB internal storage and 6GB RAM. It is also expected to sport a a 5.5-inch display with 1,920x1,080 pixels.
Specifications of OnePlus 3 listed on benchmarking site AnTuTu have been leaked on Weibo (via 9to5Google). It has been spotted with a 1,920x1,080p screen resolution, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor, an Adreno 530 GPU, and Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. The device also comes with 32GB internal storage, 4GB RAM, a 16MP main camera, and an 8MP front-snapper.
A report by Phone Arena has claimed that OnePlus 3 could be priced around $320 for the 4GB model, and $400 for the 6GB variant, as against the price of OnePlus 2 that stands at $330 for the 3GB RAM model and $390 for the 4GB RAM model.