Having announced its collaboration with DxOMark Mobile for OnePlus 5 camera, the company has revealed its design feature.
Pete Lau, CEO, OnePlus on Weibo, Chinese version of Twitter, has confirmed that OnePlus 5 will be the slimmest flagship phone. Since the message is in local language, it's a bit hard to translate whether he meant the device will be the thinnest model compared to its previous years' editions or with the rival brands.
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As of now, Motorola self proclaims that its Moto Z is the world's slimmest premium phone (5.19 mm thickness at the edge). One should wait to see whether OnePlus will beat the Motorola phone or its predecessor OnePlus 3/3T series (7.35 mm).
In a related development, a familiar looking crimson red-themed OnePlus' promotional poster with a date & time details: 2017.16. 5 15:00 printed on it, has surfaced on Weibo, which many believe to be the OnePlus 5 launch timings.
Though, the company has not made any official comments on the rumoured unveiling date, it is all but certain to pull the wraps off OnePlus 5 by June end.
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As per the reliable information gathered so far, OnePlus 5 will flaunt metallic cover on the back and sport a 5.5-inch QHD ( 2K: 2560x1440p) display, four times the resolution of its predecessor.
Under the hood, it is said to come packed with Qualcomm's most powerful processor yet, Snapdragon 835 octa-core paired with 6GB/8GB RAM (depending on the region of sale), 128GB/256GB storage, and a 3,600mAh battery with Dash Charge 2.0.
As far as photography is concerned, it is said to come equipped with a 12MP dual camera with RGB and Monochrome lenses on the rear and an 8MP front shooter.
Rumour has it that OnePlus 5 will cost around $449 (approx. €408/ Rs. 28,878).