Updated on 25th May:
According to the statement directly from the CEO of OnePlus on its official forum, OnePlus 5 will integrate the powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, already seen on several top of the flagships including the Galaxy S8 (US version) and Xiaomi Mi 6.
While on the popular Chinese social network Weibo, Liu Zuoto, co-founder of OnePlus, confirmed that the OnePlus 5 will come out with the front fingerprint sensor.
Updated on 22th May:
A new shot of the alleged OnePlus 5 confirms the design without antennas emerged in recent days. After many different leaks between them, it seems that finally begin to be a bit ‘of more clarity about the design for the next OnePlus flagship.
Updated on 17th May:
New fresh hands-on renders of the phone have surfaced the web and suggest that slightly different dual camera setup and different design than suggested earlier.
As per the leaked renders, posted on androidauthority, the design appears to be slightly more refined than earlier leaks. The design on the smartphone, from the back side, seems to be somewhat similar to its predecessor OnePlus 3T but as we still have no leaks about what the front looks like.
Regarding to the Camera, latest information, shared on Reddit, suggests that the OnePlus 5 will feature a 16-megapixel camera with a Sony IMX398 sensor and 1.12-micron pixels.
Updated on 13th May:
OnePlus 5 Case cover Leaked
Updated on 9th May:
OnePlus 5 benchmark score from GeekBench has been leaked and the results show an impressive score of 1963 (single-core) and the massive 6687 score (multi-core).
Updated on 8th May:
Now, leaked concept sketches of the OnePlus 5 has hit the Internet.
Alongside, leaked renders as we can see below and now new concept sketches with the biggest difference seen to be the presence of a front dual camera and it’s stated the two material design including metal and ceramic (rear dual camera part only) body with the increased thickness of only 0.5 mm compared with a metal one.
Updated on 8th May:
New leaked OnePlus 5 screenshot suggests that the upcoming flagship will instead feature a massive 8GB of RAM.
The Chinese Weibo, posted the OnePlus 5 screenshot of the 128GB storage that will pack 8GB of RAM and will run Android 7.1.2 Nougat based on HydrogenOS. It is possible to come out with two memory storage, 8GB and 6GB of RAM, paired with 128GB and 64GB native storage.
Updated on 6th May.
OnePlus has exclusively confirmed to The Verge that its next flagship smartphone will arrive this summer. Called the OnePlus 5; and not the OnePlus 4 because the number four is considered unlucky in China, where OnePlus is based. Though it will be the fifth phone produced by OnePlus, the company says that did not factor into its naming.
UPDATE :- Another online listed of the OnePlus 5 smartphone has been found at the GearBest online retailer. That made a dedicated page for the product but comes with different and higher specifications that we had seen in Oppomart store. Both stores using the same leaked render images, and that the information should be taken with the necessary precautions.
New OnePlus 5 Specifications (Leaked on GearBest)
- QHD Display of 5.5 inches
- Resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels
- Dual Rear Camera of 23 mega pixels
- Front Camera of 8 mega pixels
- Android 7.1 Nougat operating system
- 2.35 GHz octa-core Processor
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Chip
- 8GB of RAM
- Internal memory of 64GB
- Expandable memory up to 128GB
- Connectivity of 4G LTE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, A-GPS, NFC, Bluetooth 4.2
- Battery capacity of 4000mAh
- Dual SIM
OnePlus’s much-anticipated OnePlus 5 flagship smartphone yet to officially unveiled, the handset has been listed by a third-party online retailer which has also listed the OnePlus 5 pricing and specifications details.
According to the third-party retailer, the OnePlus 5 will be priced at $449. Of course, since this is a third-party store, one cannot be certain if this will be the official launch price, whenever the OnePlus 5 smartphone is unveiled globally.
As per the third-party retailer listing, the device will feature a 5.5-inch QHD IPS display; 2.45GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 quad-core processor; 6GB of LPDDR4 RAM; 12-megapixel dual rear camera, one standard RGB sensor, and the second is the dedicated monochrome sensor. It features an 8-megapixel front camera, and 64GB/ 128GB storage models. The listing adds that the smartphone will be available in Black color only.
Notably, the upcoming flagship is expected to come with a 3600mAh battery, which is slightly bigger than the OnePlus 3T. It also mentions a 25 percent improvement in charging time compared to the previous flagship.