The wait is finally over as OnePlus finally made the OnePlus 7 Pro smartphone official. The company launched the phone at three simultaneous events in London, New York, and Bengaluru. Staying true to the rumors and reports, the OnePlus 7 Pro is an advanced flagship with a pop-up camera design. The company also launched the OnePlus 7 smartphone, which is a lighter version compared to the Pro variant. In addition to the OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus also announced Bullet Wireless 2 headphones and Warp Charge 30 car charger. In this article, we have included every information that you need to know about the latest launches.
OnePlus 7, OnePlus 7 Pro: Price in India, Launch Offers, Availability
The OnePlus 7 Pro price in India starts at INR 48,999 for the Mirror Gray 6GB RAM+128GB Storage variant and INR 52,999 for the 8GB RM+256GB Storage model. The Nebula Blue 8GB RM+256GB Storage is priced at INR 52,999 and 12GB RAM+256GB Storage model at INR 57,999. The Almond OnePlus 7 Pro variant with 8GB RAM+256GB Storage costs INR 52,999.
The OnePlus 7 Mirror Gray 6GB RAM+128GB Storage variant is priced at INR 32,999, 8GB RM+256GB Storage model costs INR 37,999. The Red OnePlus 7 8GB RAM+256 GB Storage is priced at INR 37,999. The OnePlus Bullets Wireless 2 costs INR 5,990.
Concerning availability, the Mirror Gray OnePlus 7 Pro variant will go on open sale on May 17, 2019. The Nebula Blue variant of the OnePlus 7 Pro will hit the sale portal on May 28, 2019, while the Almond color variant will go on sale in June 2019 alongside the OnePlus 7 smartphone variants. The OnePlus 7 Pro will be up for sale on Amazon, OnePlus website, and OnePlus offline stores along with Reliance Digital outlets, MyJio, and Chroma stores. Buyers with SBI credit/debit cards will get cashback up to INR 2,000 while Jio users will get benefit up to INR 9,300.
OnePlus 7 Pro: Specifications and Features
Starting with the OnePlus 7 Pro, the phone comes with a 6.67 inches AMOLED display boasting A+ grade by DisplayMate, a firm that uses calibration and optimization software to test screens on devices. The Quad HD+ display on the OnePlus 7 Pro has a 19.5:9 aspect ratio with 3200×1800 pixels resolution with 90Hz refresh rate, which makes the phone ideal for running games with high-quality graphics. The phone supports high dynamic range (HDR) video content including both HDR and HDR 10+. OnePlus has partnered with popular streaming platforms including Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and YouTube to make HDR content available. It also supports Night Mode 2.0, that filters blue light and lowers the brightness levels. The phone is also geared with an In-display fingerprint sensor, which is touted to be the fastest in the industry with unlocking time of 0.21 second.
Design-wise, the OnePlus 7 Pro has an edge-to-edge design without bezels and notch. There is a Gorilla Glass 5 protection layer on top of the screen with rounded corners. To avail an all-screen design, OnePlus opted for a pop-up selfie camera mechanism like the OPPO F11 Pro. The retractable plastic mechanism is claimed to be durable by OnePlus and has been tested more than 300,000 times. OnePlus has also integrated ‘Free-fall detection’ that makes the pop-up camera go back inside whenever it detects a fall, thanks to gyroscope and accelerometer sensors. Design-wise, the OnePlus 7 Pro has bottom-firing speakers with USB Type-C port tucked neatly beside it. Talking about audio support, the phone also boasts Dolby Atmos support. Unfortunately, OnePlus has ditched the 3.5mm headphone jack on the phone. However, the company did include an alert switch on the right that makes it easier to switch between Ring mode, silent mode, and vibrate mode.
Under the hood, the OnePlus 7 Pro is powered by Qualcomm’s flagship Snapdragon 855 chipset. It also packs X24 LTE modem and 4×4 MIMO antenna supporting Wi-Fi 6 and 802.11ac Wave 2 for unmatched network performance. There is Adreno 640 GPU handles gaming performance with reduced dropped frames by over 90 percent. The phone has 6GB/8GB/12GB of RAM and 128GB/256GB internal storage, depending on the variant. On the software front, the OnePlus 7 Pro ships with Android 9 Pie-based OxygenOS 9.0.0 with unique features including theme engine that tweaks accent colors, App Locker, Parallel Apps mode (enabling users to run cloned apps with different accounts), RAM Boost, and more.
A 4,000mAh battery backs the smartphone with its in-house 30W (5V/6A) Warp Charge technology that first surfaced with the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition. It is claimed to juice up the battery to full charge under 60 minutes, which is 38 percent faster than the Dash Charge tech.
In the imaging department, the OnePlus 7 Pro has a triple camera setup on the rear with a 48MP Sony IMX586 primary sensor with f/1.6 aperture and 1.6 μm pixel size geared with EIS, an 8MP 78mm telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture and 1.0 μm pixel size, and a 16MP ultra-wide angle lens with f/2.2 aperture and a 117-degree field of view. The rear camera setup is complemented by a dual-LED flash. The camera app on the phone is able to expand the optical zoom with up to 10x hybrid digital zoom and automatic HDR mode. Other features include AI scene detection, AI Nightscape mode, up to 4K video recording, Google Lens, and more. On the front, there is a 16MP pop-up camera with f/2.0 aperture camera and Sony’s IMX471 sensor. It supports EIS, Portrait mode, and more.
OnePlus 7: Specifications and Features
The OnePlus 7 is a lighter version of the OnePlus 7 Pro with a design similar to the OnePlus 6T. It lacks pop-up selfie camera design and has a notch housing the front camera. The OnePlus 7 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset with a 48MP+5MP dual rear camera setup. At the launch event, the company did not unveil the OnePlus 7, but the press release did include some information about the device. The phone will go on sale in June 2019.
OnePlus Bullet Wireless 2 Headphones, Warp Charge 30 Car Charger
The Bullet Wireless 2 with Bluetooth 5.0 earbuds have also been announced with up to 14 hours of playback. The iron-and-plastic buds are integrated with Knowles drivers and a GoerTek dynamic driver. These earbuds can offer up to 10 hours of playback on just 10 minutes of charge. The Bullet Wireless 2 have built-in support for Qualcomm’s aptX HD low-latency audio codec touted to deliver high-quality audio output.
Warp Charge 30 Car Charger as the name says is a car charger by the company equipped with Warp Charge 30 technology for faster-charging on the move.