OnePlus 6 teased: Will it bring ‘the speed you need’?


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We’ve seen plenty of news regarding the OnePlus 6 thus far, and now, the firm has teased the device’s power and name.

The company posted a short clip on Twitter, touting the number “6” and a tagline of “the speed you need”.

The former alludes to the expected OnePlus 6 moniker, while the latter suggests a top-end Snapdragon 845 chipset and plenty of RAM — it’s certainly not suggesting a quad-core budget chip and 1GB of RAM.

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It’s not the only recent nugget of info from the firm, as OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei told The Verge that the upcoming phone would have a notch. In fact, Pei called on users to “learn to love the notch”, despite widespread opposition to cutout displays.

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As for the design? Serial leaker Evan Blass has published an image, showing what appears to be a unique finish and a similar camera/fingerprint setup as the Galaxy S9+. But the real kicker for some might be the presence of a headphone jack.

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We’ve also seen the device apparently make a stop at the Wi-Fi Alliance (h/t: r/Android), touting Android 8.1 and OxygenOS 5.1.

There’s no word on a reveal date, but the fact that OnePlus is starting to promote the OnePlus 6 means we can’t be months away.

via Android Authority

April 3, 2018 at 04:19AM