So you want to buy the OnePlus 5…


For those interested in this device, or just looking for a new mobile phone at a great value, the OnePlus 5 is a great, great choice.  Today’s launch announcement of the newest device from independent OEM OnePlus, is something anyone who is interested in a top notch Android phone should take note of.  Click through the jump if you are one of these folks for more details.

First, the specs:

OnePlus 5
Processor (US model) Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Screen Size/Resolution 5.5″ Full HD (1920×1080)
Base Storage 64GB/128GB
Memory 6GB/8GB RAM
SD card support No
Camera (rear) 16MP (main) & 20MP (telephoto) dual cameras, with f/1.7 & f/2.6 aperture(s)
Camera (front facing) 16MP (for better selfies)
Water and dust resistance No
Battery size 3300mah
Wireless charging No
Fast charging yes, Dash Charging

And yes, it does have a 3.5mm headphone jack!  Next, price:  The 64GB version runs $479.00, and the 128GB version runs $539.00.  It is available to pre-order as of 6/20/17 and should ship as of immediately.  Available for regular sale on 6/27/17

Here are some photos from the event:

You can order the device directly from the OnePlus website, found at this link.  We here at Silicon Theory have one on order, and will share our thoughts with you in a review as soon as we can.  In the meantime, if you’ve got any questions, hit us up on Instagram or Twitter (@siliconthory) or our inbox at – thanks for reading!





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