OnePlus Two which is now becoming the talk of the town in the smartphone world has now got its first official announcement from the company which through its official twitter handle has announced that “We’re always looking for ways to shake up the tech industry. And we think it’s time for change. Find out more June 1”. As currently OnePlus is not working on any other devices, can this an indication that the OnePlus Two would be relased on June 1st?
[Edit 1 : 3rd June] : Though the snaps and the tags released were either misleading or misinterpreted by the fans. No official announcement has been made by OnePlus on the June 1st and it was a mere price drop by 50 dollars (thus 64 GB variant would be available at $298 and 16 GB at $248). Regional price drops such as in India would be relased soon. During a recent interview Carl Pei mentioned that the OnePlus Two would be released in Q3 of 2015.
As mentioned by the company “the change” must be the introduction of the OnePlus Two into the market and by the phrase “looking for ways to shake up the tech industry” they are planning to get hold of the flagship market by launching devices with flagship like specifications but priced at almost half the rate.
There have been many rumours regarding the the features and specifications of OnePlus Two which say comes with a 5.5 inch Quad HD display along with 64-bit octa-core (quad-core 1.5GHz + quad-core 2GHz) Qualcomm’s Snapdragon MSM8994 810 which is supported by 3GB of RAM. These details are from the listing found of OnePlus in GeekBench.
Other details are not yet known but these are some of the features which have been mentioned by Company CEO Pete Lau and Carl Pie. With just two days remaining for the announcement day the excitement is growing and everyone is looking forward to June 1st to get a sneak at what the OnePlus two will come packed with and how it will take on the flagship phones from other companies.
Do make sure to watch out this space for official and live news from the Launch event of OnePlus Two on June 1st. With the pricing of the device being put at $400 or 2499 Yuan which comes to around Rs. 24,000 it is going to be a very tough competitor in the smartphone market and will be watched by many.
Please stay tuned for more updates on the OnePlus Two here.