OnePlus 2 with octa-core Snapdragon 810 processor and fingerprint scanner unveiled

After multiple leaks and rumours, OnePlus has finally unveiled the 2016 flagship killer – the OnePlus 2 at a unique virtual reality event.


OnePlus has announced the launch of the OnePlus 2, which is the company’s latest flagship smartphone and the successor to the OnePlus One. The device has a 5.5 inch IPS In-Cell display with 1500:1 contrast ratio and resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The smartphone is powered by the 64-bit octa core Snapdragon 810 processor with 3 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The OnePlus 2 is equipped with a fingerprint scanner which is integrated into the home button. It employs the reversible USB Type-C connector. Interestingly, the capacitive buttons on the phone are completely customizable. The phone has dual SIM support with 4G connectivity.

The OnePlus 2 has a 13 MP rear facing auto focus camera with Laser Auto focus, OIS, 1.3um pixels, f/2.0 aperture and dual LED flash. There is also a front facing 5 MP camera. The device runs on the company’s Oxygen OS which is based on the latest Android Lollipop version with a massive 3300 mAh battery.

The OnePlus 2 is available in sandstone black colour with optional style swap covers in Kevlar, bamboo, rosewood and black apricot. The handset is available in two variants – one with 3 GB of RAM and 16 GB storage which is priced at Rs. 22999, the other with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB storage which is priced at Rs. 24999. The handset would be available in India starting from August 11.

OnePlus 2 specs:

  • 5.5 inch display
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
  • 2.7 GHz octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor
  • 3 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 5 MP front facing camera
  • Android v5.1 Lollipop
  • 3300 mAh battery

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