Oneplus , maker of the 2014 acclaimed Flagship killer has come on stage once again with its 2016 flagship Killer–The OnePlus 2, maintaining its definition of how cheap a flagship smartphone can be.The newly announced OnePlus 2 Though a little pricey than the 2014 Oneplus One , features much improved specifications, from the display on the front, the camera in the back and the internal chips in between. OnePlus has what it boldly calls a “2016 flagship killer.”


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The OnePlus 2 boasts of a sleek design not too different from the Oneplus One, measuring just 9.9 millimetres in thickness – thicker than the Oneplus One and other high high end flagships so far announced this year by major players. It is built with aluminum-magnesium alloy frame along with “jewelry-grade” stainless steel accents.

The OnePlus 2 feature same  5.5-inch in-cell display with a full-HD (1080×1920 pixel) resolution and powered by a 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 810 v2.1 SoC with a speed of 1.8GHz and coupled with an Adreno 430 GPU. There is optional 4GB of RAM for the version with 64GB internal storage, and 3GB RAM option for the version with 16GB ROM.

There is a 13 mega-pixel primary camera with OIS, dual LED flash and 6 lenses for reduced distortion and color aberration. The primary camera can shoot 4K video and 720p slow motion at 120fps. The 13 megapixel shooter also boasts an F2.0 aperture and super-fast laser autofocus. Selfie lovers are also treated with a 5MP camera.

The Oneplus 2 runs on OxygenOS operating system based on Android 5.1 and kept alive with by a non-user removable 3300mAh battery.

With the Oneplus 2, you would be missing out on fast charging, wireless charging, NFC and SD card slot. Other specs & features are a physical Home button which doubles as fingerprint sensor whose response rate the company claims is faster than that of iPhone 6 and supports 5 different fingerprints. Its a dual 4G Nano-SIM cards device (dual-SIM dual standby), with support for  USB-C connector with a reversible USB-A connector on the other end of the charging cable.

OnePlus 2 detailed specifications
Release date July 2015
Form factor Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm) 151.80 x 74.90 x 9.85
Weight (g) 175.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 3300
Removable battery No
Colours Sandstone Black
SAR value NA
Screen size (inches) 5.50
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 1080×1920 pixels
Processor 1.8GHz  octa-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 810
Internal storage 64GB
Rear camera 13-megapixel
Flash Yes
Front camera 5-megapixel
Operating System OxygenOS
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/ b/ g/ n/ ac
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.10
Infrared No
Wi-Fi Direct No
MHL Out No
Headphones 3.5mm
Number of SIMs 2
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) No
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) No
Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No

The 64GB  version of  OnePlus 2 will be heading to the United States and the European Union on August 11 for $390 While the 16GB version will go for $330 at a later  date.It is only a matter of time before we know how well the 2016 flagship killer  compete with other latest mobile phones of the same price range.

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