OnePlus 3 is now officially launched in India at a price of Rs. 27,999. The device is exclusively sold through Amazon India and there is no need of invites to purchase the device this time and the company also promised that there will be no invite system even in the future. The first sale of the OnePlus 3 happens at 12:30 AM on June 15th which is only 2.5 hours after the official launch.
Though the LeEco Le Max 2 is the first smartphone with 6GB RAM to launch in India, the OnePlus 3 will be on sale earlier than the Le Max 2. The NFC is back on the OnePlus 3 smartphone and it also enables virtual payments. It runs on Android 6.1 Marshmallow based latest OxygenOS, while in China, the device comes with HydrogenOS. OnePlus is also offering few additional services for free with the OnePlus 3.
The music streaming service Saavn’s premium membership for 12 months worth Rs. 999 will be offered for free with every device. The idea, India’s third largest mobile phone operator, came up with double data for 12 months for OnePlus 3 users. With the double data, the users get 100% extra data on the data pack activation. Amazon is offering Rs.500 credit on Kindle app with a validity of 12 months for purchasing ebooks.
OnePlus offers 12 months warranty for the handset and 6 months warranty for USB cable and the power adapter. Now the company is offering 12 months of accidental damage protection plan for free.