Mumbai/Kolkata, May 18 (IBNS): Mobile phone maker OnePlus on Friday announced its latest premium flagship device, the OnePlus 6.
The OnePlus 6 – the first in OnePlus' line of flagships to feature an all-glass design – is the company's most sophisticated handset to date.
With a 6.28-inch Full Optic AMOLED 19:9 display – OnePlus' largest-ever screen – the OnePlus 6 offers an immersive viewing experience, while keeping a similar form factor to that of the OnePlus 5T.
Combining new technology from Qualcomm® with OnePlus' engineering, the OnePlus 6 is the fastest handset the company has ever produced.
"With the OnePlus 6, we challenged ourselves to deliver an external design as smooth and elegant as the work we've done inside the device," said OnePlus Founder and CEO Pete Lau. "We're proud of what we've accomplished, and we hope our users are too."
Commenting on the launch, Manish Tiwary, Vice President – Category Management, Amazon India said “We are thrilled to announce the exclusive launch of OnePlus 6 on Amazon.in, unarguably one of the most awaited smartphones this season. OnePlus 6 is a dream smartphone for all gadget enthusiasts with industry leading features and design. With this launch, we continue to build a strong portfolio in the smartphones category providing customers with the widest exclusive selection, best value and unmatched shopping experience.”
“The Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform with X20 LTE is designed with new architectures for AI, immersion, and blazing fast download speeds, allowing users to do even more with their mobile devices,” said Keith Kressin, Senior Vice President of Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., “It was purpose built for premium user experiences like immersive gaming, cinema-grade video capture, and long-lasting battery life.”
Price, Availability and offers
The OnePlus 6 will be available in an early access sale on Amazon.in, oneplus.in and OnePlus experience store in Bangalore on 21 May, 2018 at 12:00 pm. The device will be available for open sales across all channels starting May 22nd, in 6 GB RAM + 64 GB storage and 8 GB RAM and 128 GB options and retail at INR 34,999 and 39,999 respectively in Mirror Black and Midnight Black color options.
The OnePlus 6 x Marvel Avengers Limited Edition that will be available with 8 GB RAM and 256 GB storage will retail at INR 44,999 and will go live on sale starting May 29th. The limited-edition Silk White with 128 GB of storage will be available for purchase on June 5th at INR 39,999.
OnePlus has refreshed the audio accessories with Bluetooth earphones - OnePlus Bullets Wireless - stylish and lightweight, keeping people connected when it's needed. Bullets Wireless have an intuitive experience, seamlessly pausing and resuming music when the earbuds are magnetically clipped together, while OnePlus dash charge gives five hours of continuous audio from just 10 minutes of charging. OnePlus Bullets Wireless is prices at INR 3,999 and will be available soon in India.
OnePlus 6 Customers can avail cashback of INR 2,000 on transactions using SBI Debit and Credit Card during the first week of OnePlus 6 launch. They will also be eligible to avail No Cost EMI for upto 3 months on all popular banks.
In addition to this, all OnePlus 6 customers will be eligible for 12-month Accidental Damage Insurance by Servify on downloading Kotak 811 app as well as INR 250 for all Amazon Prime Video consumers and discounts up to INR 500 on Amazon Kindle e-books. Other partner offers include up to INR 2,000 cash back and Device Insurance for Idea subscribers and benefits up to INR 25,000 on flight and hotel bookings from ClearTrip.
Post launch, OnePlus is hosting pop-ups across the globe including New York, London, Paris, Milan and Beijing. In India, the pop-up events are scheduled across 8 Indian cities, including Bengaluru, Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Ahmedabad between 21-22 May, 2018.
At Popups, fans will be able to experience and purchase the powerful and stylish OnePlus 6 at these pop-up stores over two days, on a first-come-first-serve basis.