14 May 2019
OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7, and Bullets Wireless 2 unveiled
OnePlus is hosting its OnePlus 7 series launch event in India, New York, and London.
The company has announced the next generation of its Bluetooth headphones, the Bullets Wireless 2, the ultra-premium OnePlus 7 Pro, and the standard OnePlus 7.
Here's a roundup of everything announced in the event.
One Plus 7, OnePlus 7 Pro: At a glance
In terms of design, the OnePlus 7 looks like OnePlus 6T with a waterdrop notched display, a slim bottom bezel, all-glass body, and dual rear cameras.
In comparison, OnePlus 7 Pro has an uninterrupted all-screen design achieved by adopting a pop-up selfie camera, curved screen edges, and a triple-lens rear camera.
Both phones also come with an optical in-display fingerprint sensor.
All about the screen
The OnePlus 7 features a 6.4-inch flat AMOLED display with a full-HD+ resolution of 2340×1080 pixels - same as the OnePlus 6T.
OnePlus 7 Pro gets a taller 6.7-inch Fluid AMOLED screen with curved edges, Quad-HD+ (3120x1440 pixels) resolution, a 90Hz refresh rate, and HDR10+ support.
The Pro model also comes with a Horizon Light feature that uses the curved edges to highlight notifications.
Here's a look at Horizon Light feature
And while we’re on the subject of details and nuance, we’ve added a beautiful new Horizon Light.— OnePlus India (@OnePlus_IN) May 14, 2019
So, when your screen is off and you receive a notification, you’ll see a ray of light trace the outer edges of the curved display. #OnePlus7SeriesLaunch pic.twitter.com/RUAIwIhp5b
OnePlus 7 Pro offers a 48MP triple-lens rear camera
OnePlus 7 Pro features a triple-lens rear camera comprising a 48MP (f/1.7) primary sensor with OIS, joined by a 16MP (f/2.2) wide-angle lens with 117-degree field-of-view and an 8MP (f/2.4) telephoto sensor with 3x optical zoom.
Notably, the phone has received the highest-ever DxOMark rating of 111.
Up front, the pop-up camera module houses a 16MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper which opens in 0.53 seconds.
Under the hood
Both OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro are powered by the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset.
The Pro edition comes in three configurations of 6GB/128GB, 8GB/256GB, and 12GB/256GB whereas the standard model is offered in 6GB/128GB and 8GB/256GB variants.
Both the models support UFS 3.0 storage format which offers 79% faster read and write capabilities than the existing UFS 2.0 format.
OnePlus has also launched Bullets Wireless 2
As an upgrade to its Bullets Wireless, OnePlus has also launched the Bullets Wireless 2.
The new earphones feature an improved design, dual Knowles Balanced Armature driver, 10mm dynamic drivers, Bluetooth 5.0 and Qualcomm's AptX HD audio format.
Moreover, Bullets Wireless 2 offers 14-hours of battery life and supports 30W Warp Charge to provide 10 hours of usage in just 10 minutes of charging.
Finally, what is the pocket pinch
The standard OnePlus 7 costs Rs. 32,999 for the 6GB/128GB model and Rs. 37,999 for the 8GB/256GB variant.
Meanwhile, OnePlus 7 Pro starts at Rs. 48,999 for the 6GB/128GB storage model. The mid-end 8GB/256GB variant and top-end 12GB/256GB model are priced at Rs. 52,999 and Rs. 57,999, respectively.
The OnePlus Bullets Wireless 2 is priced at Rs. 5,990.
OnePlus 7 Pro (Grey variant) will be available tomorrow i.e. May 15 via OnePlus pop-up stores in several Indian cities including Bengaluru, Delhi, Hyderabad, Pune, Chennai, and Mumbai.
OnePlus 7 Pro will be available online via Amazon starting May 17 (May 16 for Prime members.)
Notably, OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro (Almond color variant) will arrive in India in June.
OnePlus 7 gets a 48MP dual-lens camera
The standard OnePlus 7 sports a dual rear camera setup with a 48MP (f/1.7) primary sensor and a 5MP depth sensor. Up front, the phone offers a 16MP (f/2.0) selfie camera nestled in the waterdrop-like notch.
Battery configuration of OnePlus 7 Pro and OnePlus 7
OnePlus 7 Pro packs a 4,000mAh battery with support for 30W fast charging while the standard OnePlus 7 packs a 3,700mAh battery with support for 20W fast charging.