OnePlus X is the most awaited handset of OnePlus and now the mystery is solved and the device officially announced. At the time of the official announcement the company introduced the device with the particular words “Powerfully Beautiful.” Though the handset is not the flagship but this is never the less from any powerful flagship. One Plus claimed that they set the new trend in the line of upper mid-range smartphones. Here we are going to see what One Plus X offer to the users.
Design and Display
As we knew that the handset is not the flagship but it is not less by any mean. The One Plus X has a modern design and gives the impressive look to the mobile phone and just because of its design the device stand in the line of top notch smartphone category.
The device comes in two versions Onyx and Ceramic. There is no specs difference between them, but they have a different weight and thickness measurement. The Onyx version has the black glass back panel which is cultured with polish to give mirror reflection and the device has the metal allow rim which cover the device from all sides and gives the premium look. However, the finishing of the device is good but there is nothing new. The specially designed pattern present in its Ceramic model. The back panel of the device is platted with zirconia and the edges of the device are inverse. In the ceramic model,, the thing goes tough and it is a lengthy process of 25 days and each model needs a special care. After going through heating, cooling and polishing process it is ready and carries hardness of 8.5 on the Mohs scale. The Onyx version weighs 138 grams and the Ceramic version is 22 grams heavier than Onyx.
There is nothing special in a display. The device has 5 inches AMOLED display with 1080 x1920 pixels resolution and the screen is protected with Gorilla Glass 3.
OS, Processor, and Memory
This is the Android Smartphone and runs Lollipop version of operating system combined with Oxygen OS users interface. The device is powered with Quad Core 2.3 GHz processor paired with Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset and has Adreno 330 GPU. The mobile phone has 3 GB RAM embedded with 16 GB internal memory which can be increased up to 128 GB via microSD card, but users need to use 2nd sim slot for inserting the microSD card. There is no device issue present in the device and users are able to save lots of data inside the mobile phone and carry the data with them anywhere.
The handset camera is ordinary. It has 13 MP rear camera with LED Flash and Auto Focus and has 8MP selfies snapper for taking the better front images and video calling.
The handset is energized with the 2525mAh battery which is nonremovable and users have to take care because if the battery lots and gets faulty they need to replace the whole mobile phone instead of the battery.
Price and Availability
The Onyx version of the device will be available from 5th November in Europe in the price of 269 Euros and instated the device will hit the markets from 19th November at the price of $249. Unfortunately, the Ceramic version will not go the USA and in Europe the version will available from 19th November with the cost of 369 Euros.