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OnePlus 7 (2019)

Android OS v9.0 (Pie)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
Adreno 640
6 GB / 128 GB
6.41 inch (1080 x 2340 px)
48 + 5 MP, 8000 x 6000 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization

This phone boasts a 6.41 inch AMOLED display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset, and 6 GB of RAM.

Explore its secrets, both positive and negative!

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This article shares our personal experiences and thoughts about using the OnePlus 7 smartphone. We hope to offer helpful insights to others interested in this device.

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OnePlus 7 specifications

BrandOnePlus
Name7
ModelSEVEN
Release date2019

Weight, dimensions, colors

Weight6.42 oz
Dimensions6.21 x 2.94 x 0.32 inch
Colorsgray, red
SIM typeNano SIM

The weight of the OnePlus 7 is still considered to be lightweight and portable. Smartphones use a Nano SIM as a subscriber identity module (SIM), which is a chip card.

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System, chipset, performance

OS versionAndroid OS v9.0 (Pie)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 855
CPUOcta-core, Single-core 2.84 GHz Kryo, Triple-core 2.42 GHz Kryo, Quad-core 1.8 GHz Kryo
GPUAdreno 640

The OnePlus 7 comes with Android OS v9.0 (Pie) out of the box. Google regularly releases new versions of Android. They have new features, improvements, and security updates. This CPU makes it ideal for running resource-intensive applications. Smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices use Adreno GPUs.

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Display type, size, resolution

Display typeAMOLED
Screen size6.41 inch
Resolution1080 x 2340 px
Multitouch supportyes

AMOLED displays are famous for their vibrant colors. They also have high contrast and are energy efficient. The 6.41 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 display size is the diagonal distance from one corner of the screen to the opposite corner.

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Memory, storage

RAM6 GB
Internal storage128 GB
Memory card slotno

The OnePlus 7 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 7 has 128 GB of internal storage, which is more than enough for their needs. The internal storage of the OnePlus 7 (6 GB) cannot be expanded.

Cameras, flash

Main camera48 + 5 MP, 8000 x 6000 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization
FlashDual LED
Selfie camera16 MP

The 7 has a multi-camera setup. It lets us adapt to different photography situations. We can achieve various perspectives and compositions. The 7 offers optical image stabilization (OIS) for their rear camera systems.

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
HeadphoneUSB Type-C adapter

Worldwide, people use 4G networks. They have become the standard for mobile networks in many countries. This OnePlus phone can connect to Wi-Fi networks at home, at work, or in public places. We can use Bluetooth to connect our 7 smartphone to many Bluetooth devices. This phone has a built-in GPS receiver. The 7 has a built-in NFC chip, which allows it to support various NFC applications and services. The 7 smartphone does not have 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Battery type, capacity, charger

TypeLi-Po 3700 mAh, non-removable

The Li-Po 3700 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a light-weight, rechargeable battery. The 7 does not have a removable battery, it integrates the battery into the phone's design.

Features, sensors, specials

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, gyroscope, hall, in-display fingerprint sensor, light, proximity, step counter, step detector
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 6, Dual SIM, Fast charging, OxygenOS

Today, smartphones come with many sensors. They help make the user experience better. The 7 smartphone has an accelerometer. The fingerprint reader is a biometric security feature found in 7 smartphones. The light sensor is a type of sensor in a smartphone. It lets the phone measure light intensity around the device. Dual SIM is great for businesses. They want to give staff a device with separate numbers and bills for personal and business use.

With fast charging, we can get a significant amount of battery life in a few minutes of charging. 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
  • optical image stabilization (OIS)
  • Dual SIM support
  • Corning Gorilla Glass shield

Cons

  • non-expandable storage
  • no 5G support
  • no headphone jack
  • 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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