A day after making its international debut, the regular edition OnePlus 6 launch in India will take place alongside the OnePlus 6 Marvel Avengers Limited Edition’s. The latter has so far been unveiled only in China and India.
The OnePlus 6 is priced at Rs 34999 for the 6GB/64GB model, Rs 39999 for the 8GB/128GB variant, and Rs 44999 for the 8GB/256GB version. The last is only available with the OnePlus 6 Marvel Avengers Limited Edition right now, but this could change in the future. The regular phone is being offered in Mirror Black, Midnight Black, and Silk White.
OnePlus 6 launch details
Amazon India will host a Prime-only sale on May 21 for the OnePlus 6, before kicking off an open sale on May 22 for everyone. Even the company’s website will be vending the device. The Avengers edition will go up for sale a bit later on May 29, while the Silk White option is set to arrive around June 5. The OnePlus Bullets Wireless headphones are also coming in June at Rs 3999.
The Avengers-themed OnePlus 6 stands apart from the standard iteration thanks to gold accents on the alert slider, OnePlus logo, and Avengers logo. There are also 5 Avengers wallpapers inside, and an Iron Man-inspired rugged case outside. Interestingly, the smartphone features a Kevlar texture layered over with Gorilla Glass 5 on the back.
Specifications of the OnePlus 6:
– OS: Android 8.1 Oreo-based OxygenOS 5.1 (upgradable to Android P)
– Display: 6.28-inch Optic AMOLED 19:9, 1080 x 2280 pixels
– CPU: 2.8GHz octa-core Snapdragon 845
– GPU: Adreno 630
– Camera: 16MP + 20MP rear, 16MP front
– Storage: 64GB/128GB/256GB UFS 2.1 two-lane
– RAM: 6GB/8GB LPDDR4X
– Battery: 3300mAh
– Size: 155.7 x 75.4 x 7.75mm
– Weight: 177g
– Connectivity: dual-SIM, 4G VoLTE, USB Type-C, Wi-Fiac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GPS, GLONASS, 3.5mm audio jack
Every buyer will also receive a random Avengers medal. Combining all 6 will create the Infinity Medal, a neat bit of movie tie-in for true fanboys. Other than these cosmetic changes, the special edition OnePlus 6 is pretty much the same as the regular model.
As for deals, OnePlus is offering a Rs 2000 cut for SBI credit and debit card customers, a 12-month accidental damage insurance courtesy Servify, a Rs 250 Amazon Prime Video gift card, Rs 2000 as cashback and device insurance for Idea users, and benefits worth Rs 25000 via Cleartrip.