Not working on OnePlus 3 Mini, says Carl Pei
OnePlus co-founder has put an end to all rumours claiming the company is working on a OnePlus 3 Mini smartphone. Pei, from his Twitter handle, quoted one such news report and said, “No. #rumorshutdown.” A GFXBench listing had revealed a new device with specifications similar to OnePlus 3. Based on the listing, it was speculated the Chinese technology start-up is preparing to unveil a mini version of OnePlus 3. According the listing, OnePlus 3 Mini is supposed to have a 4.6-inch Full HD display, 16MP front camera and 8MP camera. The device will be powered by powered by a 2.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 820 processor with Adreno 530 GPU. There’s 6GB of RAM on-board along with 64GB internal storage.
OnePlus 3 features similar specifications. The smartphone, however, comes with a bigger screen size at 5.5-inches. Also, while the processor is the same, there’s a difference in the number of cores and speed at which they are clocked at. The camera specifications are the same. OnePlus 3 sports a 16MP rear camera and an 8MP front camera. We noted in our review that the best feature of this phone has to be its primary camera. The camera in OnePlus 3 puts it right there next to the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge or the LG G5 but at half the price.Read more ↓
The smartphone was highly speculated to be OnePlus 3 Mini because something similar had happened right after the launch of OnePlus 2. A new device was spotted just after OnePlus 2 announced. While rumours claimed the smartphone was mini version of OnePlus 2, it later turned out to be OnePlus X. This time, however, Pei took to Twitter to rule out possibility of a OnePlus 3 Mini
OnePlus 3 is powered by 2.15 Ghz Snapdragon 820 processor coupled with 6GB RAM and 64GB internal memory. It supports dual 4G SIM cards. OnePlus 3 is Amazon India exclusive and costs Rs 27,999. It is backed by a 3,000 mAh battery.
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