Is Oneplus 5 The Exact Replica Of iPhone 7 Plus?

Almost every day we come across a fresh update about the highly-anticipated smartphone OnePlus 5. Rumor mills have been rife ever since the Chinese conglomerate OnePlus revealed about their 2017 flagship. Recently, leaked images of the handset had floored the internet giving a glimpse of the expected look and feature of the device. However, contradicting to the earlier images, fresh pictures of the handset has come to fore which depicts an all new different angle of OnePlus 5.

As per the latest leak, OnePlus 5 is rumored to don an almost similar look of the Apple iPhone 7 Plus. The images render a horizontal dual rear camera setup with a LED flash next to the lens. Earlier this month, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau had established that OnePlus 5 will be chipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor. The chipset was first used by Samsung for its gorgeous flagship Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. Many other top brands flagship phones including Xiaomi Mi 6, have been imbibing the same platform.


OnePlus 5, which is the successor of OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T, was also speculated to be equipped with a vertical dual camera setup earlier following some leaked concept images. The company officials also took to Twitter on giving a glimpse of the camera sample a few days before. On the official OnePlus Twitter account, they had posted two photos under a catchy caption 'Can you tell which photo was taken with the OnePlus 5?' Read more here.

However, the latest leaked image of OnePlus 5 shows a horizontally placed rear camera setup with the combination of LED flash. The handset appears to be in matte black hue framed in a ceramic body. The image gives an exact replica of Apple iPhone 7 Plus which also houses similar structure. Both the devices have antenna bands located at the same place, which makes them even more identical. Though no confirmation has been made by the official sources about the final look, the official launch date of OnePlus 5 was announced yesterday. OnePlus 5 Launch date has been confirmed on June 20, 2017, at 12:00 PM EDT (8 PM GST). Read our blog post 'Oneplus Seals Launch Date Of Flagship Oneplus 5 On June 20!' for more details.

Talking about the other rumored specifications, OnePlus 5 will don a wide 5.5 inches full HD display with diminished bezels in a metallic finish body. It is likely to give up the 1080 x 1920 (FHD) board and bounce to a 1440 x 2560 pixels screen. The rear has a dual-camera setup with the branding just below it. There is no fingerprint sensor on the back, which indicates that the scanner will be embedded underneath the display at the front. The Iris scanner feature seems to lack in the OnePlus device. As it has been confirmed, OnePlus 5 will be powered by Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset with Adreno 540 GPU, which will render powerful processing of the handset. It will run the latest Android 7.1.1 Nougat and is expected to come with a 6GB RAM and 64GB/128/256 GB internal storage. However, as per the latest tip, the 'beasty' device will be equipped with a mammoth 8GB of RAM. There is not expandable memory card slot in the device.



In terms of camera, OnePlus 5 will be outfitted with the dual rear camera setup. Based on the rumors, the rear camera will sport a 23MP sensor with phase detection autofocus and LED flash while the front will be rooted with a 16MP sensor, which will deliver high-quality performance. OnePlus is likely to surpass the camera quality of its counterpart smartphones with the unique dual-lens setup. Along with all these top features, the handset will also be powered with a huge 4,000 mAh battery and fast charging option. However, confusion still persists over whether or not the device will have the 3.5 mm audio jack. OnePlus 5 could sport the water/dust resistance, wireless charging and USB Type-C port features as well.

Just a few more days and the mystery prevailing on the most-awaited flagship phone of 2017, OnePlus 5 will be unveiled. Let keep our patience intact till then!

OnePlus 5 Launch Date, Price in Dubai UAE

OnePlus 5 launch date in Dubai UAE is expected to be in June or July. OnePlus 5 Price in Dubai UAE is likely to fall between 1468 AED to 1835 AED, based on the storage options.


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