As expected, OnePlus has officially launched OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro smartphones. The OnePlus 7 is actually the successor to OnePlus 6T. The company also made little changes in terms of design. In terms of specifications, the new OnePlus 7 packs the latest and greatest hardware available in the market. It comes with a curved glass body with a slight curve on the rear. The OnePlus 7 will be available in Mirror Gray and Red color options.
On the front, the device sports 6.41″ Optic AMOLED display with Full HD+ (2340 x 1080 pixels) resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. This is exactly the same display the company offered with the last year’s Oneplus 6T smartphone. Under the hood, the OnePlus 7 comes powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform built on 7nm FinFET node. The SoC featuring Kryo 485 CPU and Adreno 640 GPU offers better performance and consumes less power than its predecessor.
The device packs 6GB/8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB/256GB UFS 3.0 flash storage. The OnePlus 7 along with OnePlus 7 Pro are the world’s first smartphones to launch with UFS 3.0 flash storage. Coming to the cameras, the OnePlus 7 sticks with the dual rear camera setup, It sports 48MP Sony IMX586 primary camera sensor with f/1.7 aperture and a 5MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. The rear camera comes loaded with EIS+OIS, PDAF, 4K recording at 60fps, Slow-mo video recording up to 480 fps.
For selfies, the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 share the same 16MP Sony IMX471 sensor with 1μm pixel size, f/2.0 aperture, and EIS. However, the selfie camera is embedded into the waterdrop notch on the front of the OnePlus 7 smartphone. It is backed by a 3,700mAh non-removable battery and supports 5V/4A (20W) fast charging. For the very first time, the company is also introducing stereo speakers with the new OnePlus 7 smartphones.
The device measures 157.7 × 74.8 × 8.2 mm and weighs 182 grams. While there is an in-display fingerprint scanner, the device also supports face unlock using the front camera. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz & 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS (L1 + L5), NFC, and USB Type-C 3.1 Gen1. The device runs on Android 9.0 Pie with OxygenOS 9.0 skin laid on top. While the power button and alert slider are placed on the right edge, the volume rocker and dual SIM card slot can be found on the left edge.
The Red color OnePlus 7 will be made available only in China and India. Talking about the pricing, the base variant of the OnePlus 7 with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage is priced at Rs 32,999. The high-end 8GB RAM variant with 256GB of onboard storage costs Rs 37,999. It will be available starting next month via Amazon.in and OnePlus.in websites. Stay tuned on Phone Radar for more details!