Oneplus also known as the flagship killer is introducing another beast after the success of Oneplus 3 and 3T. This year Oneplus is using the same mantra as their slogan says #neversettle providing high-end hardware at midrange price thus making it the flagship killer.

Oneplus 5 official image

   Why not oneplus 4?

    Oneplus confirmed that their next flagship device will be named Oneplus 5 instead of Oneplus 4. The reason for this is that in China number 4 is considered unlucky, so the company decided to name it as Oneplus 5. So indirectly Oneplus 3T makes in the 4th generation of flagship series.

  Release date

  After many speculations and leaks, Oneplus has officially confirmed that it will unveil Oneplus5 on June 20 globally. The company also set the launch of the device in India on June 22 in NSCI Dome Mumbai. Oneplus5 is exclusive to amazonIN in India.

  Design

Oneplus 5 design
Via :slash leaks(twitter)
  when coming to design oneplus  just flaunts a sturdy metal unibody with premium design. After many leaks oneplus have given the official image of Oneplus 5 with an invitation for the launch. At first look, the device looks slightly identical to iPhone 7 plus with horizontal dual camera, led flash, the antenna and the logo placement. The thing making it different is the hard semi flat design at top edges.

  Hardware

Oneplus 5 powered by Snapdragon 835 processor
  As per the mantra of Oneplus company the Oneplus 5 also packs a powerful processor. It is powered by latest Snapdragon 835 chip from Qualcomm. Oneplus 5 has 6gb of ram for the base model of 64gb, but others storage variant is expected to come with 8gb of ram. The fingerprint scanner is embedded in home button at the front like the Oneplus 3 and 3T.

 Screen

 Oneplus 5 has a 5.5-inch AMOLED display with resolution 1440×2560 pixels with 534ppi pixel density and protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5.

 Camera

Oneplus 5 dual camera
 After so many leaks one thing that is confirmed is the dual camera setup for Oneplus 5. No doubt that that camera will outperform various flagship devices in the market as Oneplus earlier stated that it has working with camera expert DxOmark to improve the quality of the camera. With dual lens the images captured will be wide and have good amount of light coming into camera. The rear camera has a resolution of 12MP for both lens and a 8MP front facing camera.

 PRICING

 Oneplus has been increasing the price of device with every model yet to fit in people’s budget. The pricing of Oneplus 5 for base model of 6gb of ram will be Rs32,999 and 37,999 for 8gb ram variant(around $515 and $590) prices in india are little more than US. However this is not the official pricing, so take it with a pinch of salt. For official pricing we will have to wait till june 20 for phone to unveil globally and june 22 in india.