What Is The OnePlus One

What Is The OnePlus One

There has been so much hype in the news recently about the OnePlus One smartphone but what is it?

Many are calling this new phone the ‘2014 flagship killer’ due to it’s flagship specs but very very affordable price tag. The OnePlus One is the first cyanogenmod phone meaning the One Plus One runs a hacked version of Android 4.4 Kit Kat in the form of Cyanogenmod 11s.

In order to purchase a OnePlus One you must first receive an invite either from their website or from another owner due to low stock however, if you are one of the lucky few that ,manage to obtain an invite then the base model OnePlus One can be purchased for just $229 which will give you 16gb of internal storage and a white, soft-touch finish.

Now, If you are wondering why you have never heard of the company ‘one Plus’ then that’s because it has only been around for about a year however their business philosophy looks very promising.

The bargaintastic One Plus One is available to buy through Amazon:

OnePlus One Specs:

BASIC PARAMETERS

Color Silk White/Sandstone Black
Dimensions 152.9 x 75.9 x 8.9 mm
Weight 5.71 ounces (162 g)
Operating System CyanogenMod 11S based on Android 4.4
CPU Qualcomm© Snapdragon™ 801 processor with 2.5GHz Quad-core CPUs
GPU Adreno 330, 578MHz
RAM 3 GB LP-DDR3, 1866MHz
Storage 16/64 GB eMMC 5.0, available capacity varies
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity and Ambient Light
Battery Embedded rechargeable 3100 mAh LiPo battery

CONNECTIVITY

GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900MHz
WCDMA: Bands: 1/2/4/5/8
LTE: Bands: 1/3/4/7/17/38/40
Wi-Fi Dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4G/5G) 802.11 b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0
NFC 65T (software card emulation, payment methods and multi-tag support)
Positioning Internal GPS antenna + GLONASS
Digital Compass
PORTS, SLOTS, BUTTONS AND INDICATORS
Ports Data & Charging: Micro USB 2.0
Audio: Jack 3.5mm
Buttons Power Button
Volume Rockers
Capacitive / On-screen buttons
SIM 1 slot – Micro SIM
Indicators 1 LED notification light (multicolored)

IN THE BOX

1x OnePlus One
1x USB Cable
DISPLAY
Size 5.5 inch JDI
Resolution 1080p Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 401 PPI
Type LTPS IPS with TOL
Protection Corning© Gorilla© Glass 3

CAMERAS

Sensor 13 Megapixel – Sony Exmor IMX 214
Lenses 6 lenses to avoid distortion and color aberration
Flash Dual-LED
Aperture f/2.0
Front Camera 5 Megapixel – Distortion free
Video 4K resolution video with stereo recording Slow Motion: 720p video at 120fps

AUDIO

Speakers Bottom Facing Dual Speakers
Microphones Tri-microphone with noise cancellation
MULTIMEDIA
Audio supported
formats Playback: MP3, AAC, AMR, OGG, M4A, MID, WMA, FLAC, APE, AAC, WAV
Recording: AAC, M4A
Video supported
formats Playback: MP4, H.263, H.264, RMVB, FLV720P
Recording: MP4
Image supported
formats Playback: JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP
Output: JPEG, RAW

Author Description

George Spyrou

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