The much-awaited OnePlus 3 has already been a subject of rumors since some months back, but the speculations are increasing in frequency as the smartphone is getting closer to launch. We have already heard a lot of rumors, but there are some new ones that are too exciting to be missed.
We already know that the OnePlus 3 is rumored to get a 5.5-inch Quad HD screen, 16MP rear camera, and an 8MP front camera. So let’s see what the new rumors tell us about the OnePlus 3 price and release date apart from features and specs.
OnePlus 3 Will Be Cheaper Than OnePlus 2?
A recent report has suggested that the OnePlus 3 could be priced at $310 and might come in two different variants. Some reports from China suggest that the 4GB RAM/32GB storage version will cost $308, while the 6GB RAM/32GB storage variant will be priced at $385. It is rumored that there will be a third variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage, which might be priced around $430.
Let’s say that these pricing details come out to be true. In that case, the 4GB/32GB variant of the OnePlus 3 will be cheaper than the OnePlus 2, which was launched with a price tag of $349. All the variants of the OnePlus 3 are expected to carry Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820.
Larger Battery and Faster Charging
Some new reports from China say that the OnePlus 3 will get a 3500mAh battery. The OnePlus 2 has got a little smaller 3300mAh juicer. The same rumor also is accompanied by another suggestion that says that the upcoming OnePlus flagship may sport a fast charging technology called “Dash Charge”. It will be similar to Qualcomm’s Quick Charge, Samsung’s Fast Charge, and Oppo’s VOOC.
OnePlus 3 Release Date
OnePlus has already said that the OnePlus 3 has been under development for quite some months now. Carl Pei, Co-Founder, had said that the phone will be featuring a new design and the company expects to launch the new flagship in the Q2 of this year. This means that we should get the phone by the end of June, which is next month.