OnePlus 5 is one of the most anticipated smartphones in 2017. Recent reports mentioned that it will be released at the second half of this year. Nevertheless, it has also been recently speculated that the Chinese smartphone manufacturer will launch the imminent device in April rather.
OnePlus 5 might possibly release in May or June 2017 as previous reports suggests. However, new reports claim that the company is preparing for an April launch. OnePlus is said not to launch OnePlus 4 as number 4 considered as a bad number in Chinese tradition that explains the company is going to skip OnePlus 4's release.
Latest buzz about OnePlus 5 is that the upcoming phablet will feature a Quad HD display and a powerful rear camera. Its predecessor OnePlus 3 was having specs like a 6GB RAM. With its next reiteration, it is expected that it will come with an 8GB RAM and an enormous 256 GB external storage via a microSD card. This suggests that it will be more remarkable, considering as well that the OnePlus 5 is dubbed as an iPhone 7 killer.
Rumors about the OnePlus 5 are quite rare, but what has been leaked about the device has so far been very hopeful. Currently, speculations are high that the upcoming flagship killer would be powered with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chip and a massive 4000 mAh battery with upgraded Dash Charge capability, according to an Alphr reported.
Apart from this, a new set of speculation says that the device would be equipped with a massive 8GB of RAM, an even more difficult 128GB of ROM, a new camera system, and last but not least, a pointedly better display. It will also come with a 5.5-inch display and will possibly having curved and 4K display, Telegiz.
Furthermore, with regard to OnePlus 5 optics, reports say that it will feature a 22 MP rear camera instead of the previously rumored 23 MP. However, it will still remain a great upgrade from the 16 MP rear cameras that the OnePlus 3 has. Apart from that, it may also come with an 8MP for the front-facing one.
OnePlus 5 will also include the Dash Charge feature in it and up to 126GB of internal memory. In terms of the price, it is still actually unknown as of the moment but according to the company's previous releases, the OnePlus 5 might be priced at around $400 USD.
OnePlus might possibly launch an OnePlus 3T Plus which is a bigger version of the OnePlus 3T with a Snapdragon 821 chipset and a 6GB RAM. Both of these devices are expected to be launched in April 2017. Meanwhile, here is a review video of OnePlus 5 predecessor, OnePlus 3.