OnePlus 3 Review, Specifications and Availability Details
After three attempts, OnePlus finally managed to get everything right with this brand new smartphone and the 3rd generation of OnePlus smartphones. OnePlus 3 Review is excellent in every department and specifications. It has best qualities which are not available in any other smartphone with this range. The smartphone is priced just at Rs 27,999, and it has all the specifications which are needed to be an actual flagship killer.
The smartphone features a 5.5-inch display. The finish of this phone is excellent, and the aluminum rear has a non-shiny look which makes it even more attractive. The phone is designed with a metal and a glass design. The OnePlus logo is situated at the back of this smartphone. OnePlus is plain and prettier than the other ones. The plastic rear panel of this phone is no more, and it has been replaced by cold and hard aluminum to give OnePlus 3 a new look. The smartphone is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The home key of this smartphone has a sensor putting on it. The smartphone also has two captive buttons which on one of the side which is not visible but a small backlight is activated when the buttons are touched. The fingerprint sensor is also a vast improvement after the OnePlus 2. It unlocks the phone without waking up the screen. It has a full-HD AMOLED screen which requires less power to run and is the efficient operating system.
The smartphone has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC, which is available on almost every device in India. The phone runs on the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with a few useful additions in this handset. The OnePlus is powered by OxygenOS 3.1.1 which is based on Android 6.0.1. It still retains the same amount of ease in the device like all the other because there is no much of a difference in the software and processor of this phone. Oxygen OS lets you unlock boot loader quickly and allows you to root your device or flash new firmware if you want.
The smartphone has a 16-megapixel rear facing camera. The videos and pictures taken on this camera have incredible details and clarity. In difficult lighting situations, the high dynamic range automatically produces well-balanced photos. In this smartphone, you can personally fine tune exposure, ISO, focus and many more other features. There is a new smile capture in this smartphone which makes it easier just to smile, and the picture is captured by the 8-megapixel front camera. The videos are excellent and detailed even at the full HD resolution. The users will also have the option to go up to 4K if they want the videos even sharper. There are many features like slow motion and time lapse which produce impressive results. The front camera of this smartphone surprisingly takes sharper pictures and gives a better result than all the other typical smartphones. The colors are vibrant in all the pictures. There are options of dark modes which help the phone to click better pictures at night which doesn’t look fake.
The other OnePlus models were available in two storage versions, but OnePlus 3 is only available in 64GB option. The storage is not expandable on this phone, and it has a 6GB of RAM which makes it work even faster. The RAM of this phone will allow the user to operate many applications together.
The smartphone sports a 3000 mAh battery which is non-removable. It has a fast charging feature because of Dash Charge. The phone gets charged up to 60 percent in just 30 minutes. The battery life of this handset is good as compared with the previous OnePlus handsets. The device can run for 16 hours 25 minutes while watching videos. The battery life of this phone makes it easy to last through a full day with the constant use of connectivity and heavy use. So the battery life of this smartphone is fantastic.
The phone was released in June 2016 and is exclusively available on Amazon. The customers can also buy it from the market if not from Amazon. The handset is available in two colors which are graphite and soft gold. Both the colors give a different look to the handset.
Other connectivity options
The smartphone offers many connectivity options like wifi, hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS, GPRS, USB port and many more features. The gadget also has a 3.5mm headphone jack which activates the noise cancellation with dedicated mic. The phone also sports a loudspeaker which gives a high-quality sound. The file formatting issues were also fixed, and this phone just works well.
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The phone has great looks and display as it is the 3rd generation of OnePlus smartphones. It gives a whole new look to the smartphone and is an absolute powerhouse when it comes to its battery. The smartphone takes amazing pictures with superb quality. There is no delay and loading time on this smartphone, so it becomes hard to go back to a lower quality smartphone, leaving this one. The heat issue is nonexistent on this phone, and it gives an incredible performance. Voice transfer in this smartphone is evident. The phone will not hang even when the users are taking heavy use of it. Though the single speaker of this smartphone is a bit weak which makes it a drawback and adding to it is the non-expandable memory of this smartphone. These issues are little when it comes to the fact about how amazing this phone works in just an affordable amount and fulfills all the wishes which are needed by a customer. This smartphone is worth it if you are looking forward to a phone with all the amazing specifications and detailings. Go for it. OnePlus 3 is going to be the most affordable phone with all the major specifications this year. Hands-down but this is the most powerful Android smartphone customers will ever use so far.