OnePlus Communications founded in 2013 has released their flagship phone every year, naming in counting series like OnePlus One, OnePlus Two etc. They have released over 10 phones which are most trusted phones in the market. The characteristic features of OnePlus devices are they introduce Ultra High Specification phones which are usually found in premium models in any other phones in their flagship phones. They are moderately priced where a common man can purchase.
Macrotraveller was happy to be a part of the launch of their new flagship device OnePlus 7, 7 pro. This phone was launched in India in the month of May. They have 3 variants of this phone where base variant starts with Rs 48,999 which has around 6GB RAM/128GB Storage, 8GB/256GB priced at Rs 52,999 and the top model with 12GB RAM and 256GB storage priced at Rs 57,999.
With a solid build quality, OnePlus 7 pro has a triple rear camera which helps you take images which are crisp and clear. This device sports 6.67inch QHD+ Fluid AMOLED curved display, HDR10+ Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 3.0 storage which is first ever on any smartphone and their trademark OnePlus performance with great UI features this phone can give one serious competition to any other smartphone which is of the same price.
OnePlus 7 is released with Mirror Red/Grey colours and OnePlus 7 Pro is released with Nebula Blue, Mirror Grey and Almond colours give a sense of rich phone in your hand. Nebula Blue colour in OnePlus 7 Pro changes its colour from dark blue to lighter shades when viewed in different angles. The device weighs around 206 grams which is pretty heavy, this is due to its aluminium frame and glass back. Matte Finish at the back gives this phone a few fingerprint marks.
OnePlus 7 pro has thin bezels at the front with an all screen design without notches or punch holes are comfortable to stream movies, play games or browsing. Having a large 6.67inch display this provides greater view and with crisp quality. The 6.67inch Fluid Amoled QHD+ display comes with the resolution of 3120 x 1440 pixels and 516 Pixels per Inch. Having an aspect ratio of 19:5:9 and screen to body ratio of 88.3% this phone offer 90 frames per second refresh rate. The screen is protected with Gorilla Glass v5. Having an in-display fingerprint sensor this phone has the fastest sensors where the device unlocks within a matter of mini-seconds. Sporting Dolby Atmos speakers, this phone has a crisp loudspeaker, it also comes with an earpiece socket beside charging point. The ratio of Height:Width: Thickness ratio is 162.6mm:75.9mm:8.8mm comes with waterproof/splash proof screen.
OnePlus is known for introducing its phones with high performance and OnePlus 7 pro does not lag behind. The 7 Pro comes with octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor built on 7nm processor technology. The smart-phone comes with in-built Gaming Mode, which enhances your gaming experience. In addition to this, OnePlus has tied up with esports organisation Fnatic and offers you Fnatic Mode. Fnatic Mode comes with more advanced gaming features such as Advanced DND mode, enhanced focus on gaming performance, network enhancement among others. Sporting UFS 3.0 Flash storage which is first of its kind, assists in faster file transfer. Having Adreno 640 Graphics and Octa-core (2.84 GHz, Single core, Kryo 485 + 2.42 GHz, Tri-core, Kryo 485 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 485) processor this phone does not lag behind when streaming, playing games or watching movies. Running on its flagship Oxygen OS 9.5 this phone has android 9.0 (pie) comes with a built-in screen recorder and zen mode which keeps a track of time spent on your phone.
Coming to the Camera part, OnePlus 7 pro has a triple back camera with exposure compensation and ISO Control. With 8000 x 6000 pixels Image Resolution this camera boasts continuous shooting mode. Pixels of the back camera is 48MP,16MP+8MP to that of front camera 16MP which comes with a pop-up option. 48MP primary camera is a wide angle camera, 16 MP camera comes with ultra wide angle lens with view field around 117 degrees. The 8MP camera boasts telephoto lens with 3x optical zoom, these help the phone take crisp images with fixed focus. The front camera has a dedicated switch and also it pops up quickly when selected the option, the front camera captures clear images with less bokeh effect. The selfie camera can shoot videos of 1920×1080 pixels which will be UHD.
OnePlus 7 pro comes with dual sim where both the sim card supports nano version and 4G,3G and 2G network connectivity. Internal Storage is 256GB which is non-expandable, however, user available memory would be around 236 GB. OnePlus 7 Pro runs on Li-Ion battery with a capacity of 4000mAh, this comes with quick charger and type c port. The phone features Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth connectivity which helps in transfer of files faster. Sensors include a fingerprint sensor, proximity sensor, light sensor, accelerometer, compass and gyroscope. On-Screen Fingerprint sensor supports fingerprint detection in any part of the screen.
Overall, given the price range and specification, this is the best phone to purchase which is suitable for people who are looking at top end specification in mid-range smartphones.