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OnePlus 6 (2018)

Android OS v8.1 (Oreo)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Adreno 630
6 GB / 128 GB
6.28 inch (1080 x 2280 px)
16 + 20 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus

The manufacturer offers this phone with a 6.28 inch AMOLED display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, and 6 GB of RAM.

But wait, here's a surprising fact about this phone!

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This article shares our personal experiences and thoughts about using the OnePlus 6 smartphone. We hope to offer helpful insights to others interested in this device.

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OnePlus 6 specifications

BrandOnePlus
Name6
ModelA6003
Release date2018

Weight, dimensions, colors

Colorsblack, red, white
SIM typeNano SIM

Smartphones use a Nano SIM as a small chipcard for a subscriber identity module (SIM).

System, chipset, performance

OS versionAndroid OS v8.1 (Oreo)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 845
CPUOcta-core, Quad-core 2.8 GHz Kryo, Quad-core 1.8 GHz Kryo
GPUAdreno 630

The OnePlus 6 comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box. The Android operating system uses the Linux kernel as its foundation. It includes a user interface, middleware, and many pre-installed applications. It's a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 octa-core processor. It can handle complex tasks and run many applications. Qualcomm's Snapdragon processors work with Adreno GPUs. The processors are designed for the GPUs.

Display type, size, resolution

Display typeAMOLED
Screen size6.28 inch
Resolution1080 x 2280 px
Multitouch supportyes

The 6.28 inch phone comes with AMOLED display. Smartphones use the AMOLED, which is a type of OLED display. The 6.28 inch display should be big enough for our needs. It will make viewing comfortable. This is true whether we're reading, browsing, or watching. The size of the screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner.

Memory, storage

RAM6 GB
Internal storage128 GB
Memory card slotno

The OnePlus 6 comes with 6 GB of RAM, which is considered to be sufficient for most users' needs. The needed RAM amount for good performance depends on factors. These include the OS, the apps, and the services we use. The 6 has 128 GB of internal storage, which is more than enough for their needs. The internal storage of the OnePlus 6 (6 GB) cannot be expanded.

Cameras, flash

Main camera16 + 20 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus
FlashDual LED
Selfie camera20 MP

The 6 has a multi-camera setup. It lets us adapt to different photography situations. We can achieve various perspectives and compositions. The 6 comes with a basic camera setup and lacks any advanced features.

Connectivity, network, wireless

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv5.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radiono
USBUSB Type-C
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Worldwide, people use 4G networks. They have become the standard for mobile networks in many countries. This phone like all modern smartphones, is capable of connecting to Wi-Fi networks. The 6 smartphone is capable of connecting to Bluetooth devices. This phone has a built-in GPS. The 6 has a built-in NFC chip, which allows it to support various NFC applications and services. The 3.5 mm headphone jack allows us to connect wired headphones or earphones to the device.

Battery type, capacity, charger

TypeLi-Po 3450 mAh, non-removable

The Li-Po 3450 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a light-weight, rechargeable battery. The battery of 6 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

Features, sensors, specials

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, hall, light, proximity, step counter, step detector
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 5, Dual SIM, Fast charging, OxygenOS

Today, smartphones come with many sensors. They help make the user experience better. The 6 smartphone has an accelerometer. The 6 phone has a fingerprint scanner. The light sensor detects the level of light in the environment. Dual SIM is great for businesses. They want to give staff a device with separate numbers and bills for personal and business use. The fast charging technology comes in handy when we need quick juice on our device. Corning Gorilla Glass is a type of chemically strengthened super-glass.

Verdict, pros and cons

Every phone has its strengths and weaknesses, and this OnePlus phone is no exception. As with any device, there are aspects that shine and others that fall short. By examining both sides, we can paint a complete picture of what this phone has to offer. Let's explore its standout features and areas for improvement. Remember, this is just my opinion, and yours might be different.

Pros

  • AMOLED display
  • appropriate screen size
  • adequate memory
  • generous internal storage
  • multicamera setup
  • Dual SIM support
  • Corning Gorilla Glass shield

Cons

  • non-expandable storage
  • no OIS function
  • no 5G support
  • low-capacity battery
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Lucas Bradley I'm Lucas Bradley, the founder of the Phone42.com site. I love technology, especially smartphones, and I've been working with tech stuff for more than 20 years. This means I've seen a lot of changes and have learned a bunch about what makes a good phone. On Phone42.com, I look at all kinds of phones. They can be from big, well-known companies or new ones trying to make their mark. I want to help people understand what's new and cool in the world of smartphones, in a way that's easy to get.
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