OnePlus One smartphone gets an April 23 launch date

The other One smartphone may be hogging limelight right now, but come April 23 and OnePlus One will surely be the talk of the town. The said date will see the company giving us a first glimpse of this self-proclaimed gimmick and bloat-free device which has had most of its hardware specifications listed out already.

Its makers have been teasing us with fresh updates for quite some time now, and they’re now finally ready to showcase the new device which they proclaim to be ‘a perfect phone at a killer price.’ The April 23 date has been revealed by the company through its official forum. So what exactly does this product have in it that makes it special.

OnePlus One Launch Date

For starters, it will run the latest CyanogenMod which is an Android-based open source project that focuses on increasing the efficiency of your devices. That being the software side of things, its hardware is highlighted by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset.

A 5.5-inch full HD JDI display makes its way onto the OnePlus One, apart from a 3100mAh battery as well. Another interesting component is its 13MP camera which is accompanied by a Sony Exmor IMX214 sensor that provides it with better low-light performance than other similar shooters. 4K video is also made possible by this camera.

Pricing information about the OnePlus One smartphone is not at hand right now, but we’re expecting to hear some chatter prior to its launch on April 23, so stay tuned.

Here’s a quick look at its main specs:

– Quad core Snapdragon 801 processor
– 5.5-inch 1080p JDI display
– 13MP rear camera, 5MP front shooter
– 3100mAh battery