The OnePlus 3 will be unveiled on June 14 through a VR presentation. On the launch date, OnePlus will apparently take orders for the new flagship via a virtual store in the Loop VR space station. The OnePlus 2 successor will also be listed on the OnePlus official website immediately following the launch, Phone Arena reported.
Following which, OnePlus says it will be visiting 7 cities with the OnePlus 3 handset in tow. The company calls this visit as “pop-up events,” where the OnePlus 3 can be experienced first-hand. The cities include New York, London, Paris, Berlin, New Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru.
Meanwhile, a new photo of the OnePlus 3 in the form of a teaser has been uploaded by Tweakers. The front and back image of the upcoming device shows the camera module, sleek design with curved corners.
Speaking of price, OnePlus 3 will reportedly go on sale with a starting price of $369 in the U.S. Not to forget, OnePlus has put an end to the infamous invite-based purchase model for good.
Meanwhile, past rumors suggested that OnePlus 3 will be released as six variants. All six variants will carry 5.5-inch AMOLED display and 1,080 x 1,920 pixels resolution. Under the hood, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 chipset will work in tandem with a quad-core processor, running at 2.15GHz, to power the handset. Adreno 530 GPU will take care of the graphics, Phone Arena reported.
The difference between the six variants comes in the form of RAM and internal storage combinations. OnePlus will be releasing 4GB and 6GB RAM variants depending on 32GB / 64GB / 128GB of native storage. On the software front, Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS will run the phone out of the box.
Camera-wise, a 16-megapixel rear-facing sensor, in addition to an 8-megapixel front-facing shooter, will apparently be part of the device. Keeping the lights on is a big 3,450mAh battery unit.
Other key OnePlus 3 features include a fingerprint scanner and support for 4G LTE among other standard connectivity options.