The recently unveiled OnePlus 2 smartphone, which received an overwhelming response from across the globe when it was opened for registration, sold 30,000 units in just 64 seconds when it was put up for sales in China, according to information provided on public forum.

More than one million people registered for the OnePlus 2 in just 72 hours, hinting that it has the potential to beat its predecessor, the OnePlus One that sold 1.5 million units in one year.

OnePlus revealed on Weibo (via G4Games) 30,000 units of OnePlus 2 were sold in 64 seconds through the company's official website. The device will be up for sales again in China on 11 August, and it is reported that prospective buyers in China don't need an invite to purchase it. 

The device will be released in several countries, including the US, Canada, India, Europe, and China on 11 August. The 16 GB variant of the device comes with a price tag of Rs 22,999 ($329 / (€339) while the 64 GB costs Rs 24,999 ($389 / €399).

The OnePlus 2 boasts of features like camera module, finger-print based biometric technology, and premium magnesium-aluminium metal alloy chassis. It sports a 5.5-inch full HD LCD screen with In-cell display technology, 920x1080 pixels (401 ppi pixel density), powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 v2.1 series processor, and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop.

The device also comes packed with 16 GB internal memory and 3 GB RAM, and 64 GB and 4 GB RAM (no microSD card slot), house a 13 MP main camera, 5 MP wide-angle front camera, and powered by a 3,300 mAh battery.