OnePlus is gearing up to launch its next-generation “flagship killer”, which is named OnePlus 6. Now, the company has announced a new programme through which the company’s fans will have to chance to experience the device ahead of its official launch.
The company has announced OnePlus 6 Lab Community Review Programme, under which the Chinese manufacturer has invited interested buyers to sign up for the programme. It will allow users to use the latest flagship smartphone before its release and write a detailed community review of OnePlus 6.
OnePlus has revealed that the submissions to become a participant in this programme are open till 10 pm EDT (7 am IST) on May 2 and the final reviewer squad will be announced by 10 pm EDT (7 am IST) on May 12.
The upcoming OnePlus 6 smartphone has already been leaked several times in the past and the company itself has been teasing the phone’s feature to create hyper around the phone. Recently, Amazon India put up a landing page of OnePlus 6 on its website and has started taking registrations for the same. It also revealed that the device will be exclusively available in India through Amazon India.
Previous leaks related to the OnePlus 6 has revealed that the phone will come with a 6.28-inch AMOLED display with Full-HD+ resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio. The company has already confirmed that the smartphone will come with a notch and there’ll be an option to disable it.
Under the hood, the smartphone has been confirmed to be powered by Qualcomm‘s Snapdragon 845 processor coupled with 8GB RAM along with an internal storage of 256GB. Other than the 8GB RAM variant, the phone is also expected to arrive in two other options — 6GB RAM with 64GB storage and 6GB RAM and 128GB storage.
The device will come loaded with Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box with the company’s own OxygenOS on top. Under the hood, it is speculated to be powered by a 3,450mAh battery which will also carry support for Dash Charge V2 that may let its users use it for the entire day just by charging it for 20 minutes.
Recently, it was reported that the OnePlus 6 may get unveiled on May 18. If that turns out to be true, the company will be launching its next-generation flagship one month earlier than the OnePlus 5, which was introduced in June last year. The company will also be releasing OnePlus 6: Avengers Infinity Wars Limited Edition variant.