Smartphones are evolving at great speed. After OnePlus One have had a great impact as a high performance and low cost phone the company came up with the new smartphone OnePlus 2. It was launched in august. In terms of design one plus two has successfully impressed the customer. Especially in terms of the phone size of 5.5 full HD and brightness. Apart from OnePlus signature black OnePlus will be available in range of covers like black apricot, rosewood and kelvar.
OnePlus 2 has display that does a standout job in sunlight with 178 degree of crystal clear viewing angles. OnePlus 2 has weight of 175 grams little heavier than OnePlus one. Some special features like fingerprint scanner allows you to scan up to five fingerprints and the fingerprint registration process is quiet simple.
The scanner slightly increases the percentage of fingerprint although when you place exact same part of your finger on the scanner. This fingerprint scanner is claimed to be faster than Apple’s iphone 6. Oneplus 2 introduces USB type-C for charging which is tangle free. It does not contain microSD and removable battery. You can also unlock your phone when screen is off. The OnePlus Two runs the Android Lollipop 5.1.1 operating system. The Oneplus X is the budget version of this device.
OnePlus 2 has a totally new operating system known as the Oxygen OS version 2.0. Oxygen OS looks very similar to nexus but with added custom ROM like features. It has new software features like shelf and great audio tuner. The shelf is a new section. It is a panel to store the frequently used apps and contacts. This panel is in beta version and will be further customised in the further stages of development wherein you will be able to add more widgets and other applications. It is place at the leftmost home panel.
OnePlus 2 also supports some gestures for alternative way of starting apps. Gestures like drawing ‘o’ to unlock camera is one of the examples. The basic idea of material design that is a clear distinction between the background and the text is preserved in OnePlus 2 and the colour of the text can be customised to red, green, blue etc.
Besides these above mentioned features one plus two comes with 13MP primary and 5MP secondary camera and gorilla glass 4. The internal memory options which are available are either 16GB with 3GB RAM or 64GB with 4GB RAM. 4GB RAM is a lot for a smartphone. The current lowest available OnePlus2 Price is Rs.22,999/-.
The phone is an effort to infuse great features in minimum price. OnePlus 2 has an under clocked qualcomm snapdragon 810 processor. The phone undergoes lot of heating problems. Over the time there are lot of complain about the overheating of the battery during charging of the phone as well as during the use of internet and other applications. Some users are facing issues regarding the fingerprint scanner. Since the sensors become unresponsive. OnePlus 2 also faces some connectivity issues in case of wifi and Bluetooth. The phone lacks some critical features and a basic new OS Oxygen which needs to mature. In spite of some drawbacks the phone provides excellent features for the price.
The user base of OnePlus 2 smartphone users have been on rise. We are sure that the company would be taking great steps to ensure the basic issues are fixed.