OnePlus has just announced that their upcoming flagship OnePlus 6 smartphone will be launched on May 17 in Mumbai, India. It will be an Amazon exclusive here.
The company has already confirmed that the device will run on Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC paired with 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage. The latest flagship will come with a larger display sporting a 19:9 aspect ratio covering 90% of the front of the phone. Yes, that does mean there will be a notch and an option to hide it as well.
On the software front, you will get OxygenOS 5.1 running on top of Android 8.1 Oreo. The alert slider will be retained and the phone will have a glass back, with five printed layers on nanotech coating. There is word on wireless charging as well, but the company hasn't confirmed it yet. Although the OnePlus 6 may feature water and dust resistance.
Entry vouchers to the Mumbai launch event will be available via oneplus.in starting 10 AM IST from Tuesday, 8th May 2018. Fans who come to the event will also get a gift hamper packed with some great accessories along with exclusive Marvel Avengers merchandise. The event will take place at the NSCI Dome in Mumbai at 3PM IST on 17th May 2018.
OnePlus 6 will be going on sale exclusively on Amazon for Prime members starting May 21st in a special sale at 12 AM IST.