Popular Chinese smartphone maker, OnePlus on Sunday (21 June) confirmed that the flagship One will be made available on Flipkart from 22 July in India.
"The best of associations aren't dependent on a mere common goal but on a shared path of equality, desire and no small amount of passion. In saying this, we are incredibly excited in bringing the hottest smartphone to hit the country this past year, the OnePlus One to millions of Flipkart users and fans of our brand out there," said OnePlus on the official forum.
With the announcement, OnePlus One has shed the exclusivity to Amazon in India. It has been available on the website since December 2014, but now the people will have two options.
Furthermore, OnePlus and Flipkart, as a part of promotional campaign will offer One (64GB) black sandstone for ₹19,999, ₹2000 less than original price from 22-24 July. 25 July onwards, the cost of the device will be reverted to the original price of ₹21,999. The 16GB silk white model will be available for ₹18,999.
For the uninitiated, OnePlus One sports a 5.5-inch full HD display and runs on Snapdragon 801 series quad-core processor backed by 3GB RAM. It comes with 16GB/64GB inbuilt memory, 13mp Sony camera on the back side and 5mp snapper on the front.
Key specifications of OnePlus One:
|OS||CyanogenMod v11S based Android KitKat v4.4
(v12 based on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop released, v12.1 based v5.1 Lollipop to be rolled-out soon )
|Processor||2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 series quad-core CPU|
|RAM||578MHz 3GB LP-DDR3 RAM|
|Network||3G & 4G-LTE|
|Add-ons||Bluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi Dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4G/5G) 802.11 b/g/n/ac, NFC 65T (software card emulation, payment methods and multi-tag support), internal GPS antenna + GLONASS, LED notification indicator, downward facing dual stereo speakers (JBL)|
|Dimensions||152.9 x 75.9 x 8.9 mm|