OnePlus One: A Combination of Style, Performance and Cost Effectivenessby Sushant Bhosale May 13, 2014 0 comments
OnePlus or OPPO is a Chinese smartphone manufacturer that is creating a stronghold in the Indian market. OPPO One is the latest offering from this smartphone manufacturing company. This smartphone has a powerful Qualcomm’s quad-core Snapdragon 801 (MSM8974-AC) processor, which is clocked at 2.5GHz. This processor is complemented with a 3GB LPDDR3 RAM; this is something that is missing in other smartphones in this category. The Qualcomm’s quad-core Snapdragon 801 (MSM8974-AC) processor is present in almost all high-end smartphone these days.
With that advent of 4G, many people are now looking out for 4G compatible smartphones. To meet this need, OPPO One offers connectivity options such as 4G LTE, 2.4G/5G Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 4.1. OPPO One has a large 5.5-inch IPS LCD display that is complemented by 1080 x 1920 pixel resolution, which translates to 401 ppi. Keeping in mind the price factor of this smartphone, these specifications are real good value for money. The dimensions of this smartphone are 152.9 x 75.9 x 8.9 mm, and its weight is just 162 grams. Due to these features, you will not have a problem in using this smartphone even in crowded places.
The camera of OPPO One is considered to be a unique selling point for this smartphone. The 13-megapixel Sony IMX214 sensor with 6 lenses and a wide, f/2.0 aperture make is ideal for outdoor photography. Another good feature of the OPPO One camera is that it can capture 4K videos. The video quality of this smartphone is as good as the DSLR quality. The front camera of this smartphone is also something that has caught the attention of camera lovers. You will find that the OPPO One has a 5MP front camera that is capable of taking stunning HD videos.
On the storage front, the OPPO One smartphone is available in two variants on the basis of storage capacity—16 GB variant and 64GB variant. There is no external micro-SD slot for this smartphone. So, if you want to store videos or movies, you may have to opt for the 64GB variant of OPPO One. The operating system in this smartphone is based on Android KitKat (Cynogenmod 11s). With a powerful 3100 mAH battery, you will have seamless internet browsing experience and extended talk time as well. Due to this powerful battery, you can use OPPO One for 10 to 12 hours without any interruptions.
If you have a pending decision for a high-end smartphone, you will have many choices that will cajole you to take the plunge. The main competitors for OPPO One are Samsung Galaxy S5, Sony Xperia Z2 and the HTC One (2). So, when you are comparing smartphones alongside the OPPO One, make sure that you have these two phones as well. OPPO One is definitely low priced than the branded smartphones that are available in the market as of today.
There is a huge demand for high-end smartphones these days and you will surely get a substantial discount because of this competition. OnePlus One with 3GB RAM, CyanogenMod 11s and Snapdragon 801 is surely a good smartphone in this competitive market