OnePlus is a newly born smartphone manufacturing company founded by the Pete Lau (previous Vice President at Oppo) in December 2013. Its main ambition is to provide high quality smartphone to customers around the globe in fewer prices. OnePlus is working to introduce a device with high-end specifications and build it with premium materials. It is also aiming to find some new ways to incorporate more technology with no extra cash. OnePlus One is the first smartphone that OnePlus is going to launch on April 23 which is a high-end smartphone. OnePlus has compared the specifications of OnePlus One with that of Samsung Galaxy S5 and shows how its smartphone is better than S5 and also low in price.
Samsung is going to launch Samsung Galaxy S5 around the world on April 11 which is a long awaited smartphone because of some high-end specifications. It has 5.1-inches of full AMOLED HD display screen with 2560×1440 of resolutions, 2.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 CPU with 2GB of RAM, 16MP of camera with ISOCELL technology and 5MP of frontal camera, 16GB of internal memory which is expandable by microSD card slot and 2800mAH of battery. Considering the above mentioned specifications Samsung Galaxy S5 is nevertheless a high-end smartphone.
OnePlus One is the first ever smartphone from the company and according to the company officials it can compete any other premium smartphone with its hardware and features. OnePlus One has 5.5-inches JDI display screen with 1080p resolutions, quad-core 2.5GHz MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 processor unit with 3GB of RAM, 13MP of rear Sony Exmor IMX214 camera with 6 Lens and f/2.0 aperture and 5MP frontal camera, 16/64 GB of internal memory and 3100mAh of battery. Other features of OnePlus One include stereo speakers, style swap cover in multiple colors, global LTE, single-SIM, GSM and 2 year CyanogenMod support. These features make OnePlus One a highly competitor for all premium smartphone available in market. OnePlus posted a info graphic that compares its OnePlus One with Samsung Galaxy S5.
OnePlus has previously compared its upcoming device CyanogenMod-based One with HTC One (M8) and now it has done the comparison of its OnePlus One with Samsung Galaxy S5. In terms of specification OnePlus has elaborated many advantage of its OnePlus One over Samsung Galaxy S5 as OnePlus One has 3GB of RAM while the Samsung Galaxy S5 has 2GB of RAM. OnePlus One equipped with a bigger 5.5-inch 1080p IPS display while Samsung Galaxy S5 has 5.1-inch 1080p display. OnePlus One has a bigger 3100mAh of battery while Samsung Galaxy S5 equipped with 2800mAh of battery. Talking about the processor unit, both devices are equipped with the same processor unit that is quad-core 2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor. But most interestingly OnePlus one will be available for a quite lower price as OnePlus will be offering an unlocked OnePlus One for just $400 while Samsung Galaxy S5 is available for $699.
This price factor will affect the sales of OnePlus One but unfortunately it is coming on April 23 while Samsung Galaxy S5 has been launched today and until then Samsung will have sold many units of Samsung Galaxy S5. There is no news on the design of the OnePlus One but it will be seen on the launch date which is not far from now. Until then let us know about your views in comments.