OnePlus which is now a popular company when it comes to launching smartphones with best features has now launched OnePlus X in India. This new OnePlus X smartphone has been launched in 2 variants which are Onyx and Ceramic. Many people were waiting for it just because they expected it to be priced much lower than OnePlus 2. The price for Onyx variant is Rs 16,999, while the Ceramic variant which will be available in limited quantity of 10,000 is going to be available at price Rs 22,999. Both will be available at Amazon and you’ll need to have the invite for it. OnePlus X due to the price under Rs 20,000 may get very good demand. The pros and cons of this smartphone shall give you good idea that whether OnePlus X is going to the perfect option for people with budget Rs 20,000. People who can spend little more should check out the Motorola Moto X Style features.
OnePlus X smartphone comes out of the box with Oxygen OS 2.1 which is based on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS. Many might have expected that the operating system will be based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. It is a Dual SIM smartphone and the second SIM slot is a Hybrid SIM slot.
The version of OnePlus X which comes with Onyx back glass weighs 138 grams only, while the Ceramic version of OnePlus X weighs at 160 grams. Do remember that the stock of Ceramic version is going to be limited and it is quite possible that the demand may make it go out of stock in few days. Dual Speakers are provided at the bottom panel of the device.
5 inch Active Matrix OLED display screen has been provided by OnePlus in this new smartphone. The resolution is 1920 x 1080 pixels. Display screen is protected with Gorilla Glass 3 which is something most people might have expected.
OnePlus X smartphone is powered by powerful 2.3GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and it comes with Adreno 330 GPU. OnePlus has provided 3GB RAM to this mid budget smartphone. Internal storage space is of 16GB only, but the good thing is that one can get external memory up to 128GB using microSD card.
The rear facing camera of 13 megapixel is an auto focus camera having f/2.2 aperture and it seems impressive as it is provided with ISOCELL sensor. The front camera provided in OnePlus X smartphone is a 8 megapixel camera having f/2.4 aperture which may definitely be very useful in taking selfies.
Connectivity features provided in OnePlus X smartphone are 3G, 4G, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and WiFi.
2525 mAh battery is provided. It is a non-removable battery. Many people might have expected that OnePlus X will be provided with a powerful battery.
The different sensors provided in OnePlus X are Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Orientation, Ambient light, Gravity and Magnetometer.
As per the features, I’m trying to mention the pros and cons of this smartphone so that you’ll be easily able to decide that whether you should buy it or not.
OnePlus X Smartphone Pros
– 5 inch Active Matrix OLED Screen with Gorilla Glass 3 protection
– Good Built Quality and availability in 2 versions
– 3GB RAM
– 13MP Rear Camera and Front Camera of 8 megapixel
OnePlus X Smartphone Cons
– Non-Removable Battery
– No Fingerprint Scanner
– No NFC
– Ceramic Version to be available in limited quantity
OnePlus has also launched Icon in-ear headphones which are getting decent popularity.
OnePlus X cases are going to be available in different options which are Rosewood, Black Apricot, Sandstone, Bamboo etc.
Try to get the invite for OnePlus X as soon as possible as then only you’ll be able to purchase it online. OnePlus X can definitely be the perfect option for you in Rs 20,000 if you want a good looking smartphone with the best features. It is going to be available from 5th November on invitation basis, while it will get available directly after one month.
If you have budget under Rs 20,000, then you can definitely go with Onyx version of OnePlus X. People who can spend more may immediately decide to go with the Ceramic version as it looks better and this version is going to be available in limited quantity. Pros and cons of this device must have given you good idea that whether you should go for it or any other affordable 4G smartphone like Coolpad Note 3, Lenovo K3 Note which are priced much lesser than it.