Chinese smartphone manufacturer OnePlus is gearing up for the launch of its upcoming flagship OnePlus 6. Though rumours about the phone started since last year, the smartphone was recently in headlines when OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei announced that the device would follow the recent trend of having a top-notch popularised by the last year’s Apple iPhone X.
Now, the OnePlus 6 smartphone has received the Wi-Fi certification from the Wi-Fi Alliance. The listing carries the certification ID WFA74031 and date of certification on March 2, 2018. The information is from the popular tipster Roland Quandt according to who, the smartphone carries model number ONEPLUS A6003 and will support dual-band Wi-Fi a/b/g/n (2.5 GHz and 5 GHz) along with LTE. There is not much information available from the certification except that the device will be powered by the Android 8.1.0 operating system which is likely to run under the company’s own OxygenOS.
Now according to a new report published by Gizmochina, the OnePlus 6 will be launched later this month. The source also reveals the device will offer three storage variants: 64 GB, 128 GB and 256 which are priced at 3299 Yuan (Rs 34,000 approx), 3799 Yuan (Rs 39,000 approx) and 4399 Yuan (Rs 45,500 approx) respectively. Previous leaks show the device will feature a 6.28 inch AMOLED display with a resolution of (2280 x 1080 pixels) and will be powered by a 2.7 GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset coupled with 6 GB RAM.
The smartphone will have a dual camera setup on the rear consisting of a 16 MP primary camera and a 20 MP secondary camera with f/1.7 aperture whole the front offers a 20 MP selfie camera with the same f/1.7 aperture. It will be backed by a 3,450 mAh battery which will enhance the Dash Charge technology.