The most anticipated flagship smartphone of this year from the company OnePlus launched the OnePlus 7 series. In OnePlus 7 series launch event the company launched 3 products OnePlus Bullet wireless 2, OnePlus 7 & OnePlus 7 Pro. Now, let’s look out the Hands-On & first impression of OnePlus 7 Pro Flagship model.
OnePlus 7 Pro Highlights
The OnePlus 7 pro most highlighted specs are follows,
- 6.7-inch Fluid AMOLED QHD+ display with 90Hz refresh rate.
- 48MP Primary camera with Telephoto & Ultra-wide lens.
- 16MP Popup Selfie Camera with Free Fall detection.
- Warp Charge 30.
- 10-layer Liquid Cooling System.
- UFS 3.0 Storage up to 256GB.
- Glass Design with Attractive Colors.
- World’s first 12GB RAM memory.
- Latest Snapdragon 855 Chipset on SoC.
OnePlus 7 Pro Design & Display
The OnePlus 7 Pro has designed with glass back handcrafted with slim fit and attractive colors. The device feels classy & Premium but slightly slippery on holding the device. Also, the device is much heavier than Vivo V15 Pro on carrying having about 206g. OnePlus 7 Pro designed in three colors Nebula Blue, Mirror Gray & Almond. It has sports with huge 6.67-inch fluid AMOLED QHD+ curved edge to edge display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 3120*1440 pixels resolution and 93.22% screen to body ratio. The OnePlus 7 Pro has 3D corning gorilla glass support on both front & rear.
The display claims the 90Hz refresh rate which means content on display refresh 90 times per second instead of 60 times or 30 times like other smartphones. You can experience the display refresh rate by switching between 60Hz & 90Hz under Refresh rate option in display settings. The 90Hz screen refresh rate gives butter like smoothness in display. Also, the display gets certified with A+ certification from display mate based on color reproduction, contrast and brightness level. The QHD AMOLED display have the protection of On-Screen finger print reader for unlocking device.
Triple Camera with 48MP Primary & POP-UP selfie Camera
Next moving on to Camera department, OnePlus 7 Pro has triple camera system with dual LED flash. The triple camera has contained with primary sensor, Ultra wide-angle lens and Telephoto lens. The primary camera has 48-million-pixel resolution with 7P lens which, outputs good quality photos even at low light. Main camera has Sony IMX586 sensor type at f/1.6 aperture with both OIS & EIS support. Then followed by main camera it has 8MP telephoto lens at f/2.4 aperture with 3X Optical zoom. Where the telephoto lens supported with Optical image stabilization. Check out the captured in 3X Optical zoom photos quality. Finally, the Ultra wide-angle lens has 16-million-pixel resolution at f/2.2 aperture with 117degree field of View.
The Camera features Ultra wide-angle Shot, Nightscape, Studio Lighting, Portrait, Pro Mode, Panorama, HDR, AI Scene Detection and RAW Image. Then on video recording, it supports up to 4K video at 30 & 60 fps in normal. It also, supports Super slow motion in 1080p & 720p and time lapse recording. Now, turning around the front, it has POP-UP elevation selfie camera with 16-million-pixel resolution. The front camera has Sony IMX471 sensor at f/2.0 aperture with EIS support. On taking selfie, it gives good quality and best color reproduction photos. The colors are vibrant and punchy also, looks sharp and good dynamic range. I really liked the selfie camera of OnePlus 7 Pro. Also, the OnePlus 7 Pro Camera scores 111 in DXOMark Mobile. Which is the highest ever and beaten the Samsung Galaxy S10 (Reviews) Plus has 109 score only.
The POP-UP mechanism is more thick and solid compared to previous POP-UP camera smartphones like Vivo V15 Pro (Camera Review) & Oppo F11 Pro. Also, OnePlus 7 Pro has Free Fall detection for POP-UP mechanism which means, when you drop the phone during POP-UP elevates it automatically goes inside by using sensor before fall down. The front camera features HDR, Screen Flash, Face Retouching and Face Unlock support.
Snapdragon 855 Processor, Oxygen OS 9.5 & up to 12GB RAM
OnePlus 7 Pro powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 855 octa core, 7nm Processor which clocks up to 2.8GHz speed. It has combined with maximum of 8 gigs of RAM and 256 gigs of storage based on UFS 3.0 flash memory. The UFS 3.0 storage Flash memory gives the faster & smooth experience. App loading time has been reduced greatly also, UFS 3.0 double the theoretical speed than UFS 2.1. The device runs on top with Oxygen OS 9.5 based on Android Pie. Also, the device is compatible to enroll the Android Q beta version. Then on storage, it has offered in 3 memory configuration 6GB + 128GB, 8GB + 256GB & finally, special variant 12GB + 256GB memory variant.
With newer Oxygen OS 9.5 the OnePlus 7 Pro has new features in addition. It has Screen recorder -feature that records the entire 6.5-inch display content. Then for display, it has option to switch between 60Hz & 90Hz refresh rate. Quick launch your favorite apps by long press the fingerprint icon during locked state. This feature supports to set up to 6 apps. The OnePlus 7 Pro has new RAM booster feature which analyze your usage patterns like which apps you used frequently. Based on that it preloads the particular app for faster access. Also, it clears the RAM memory of un used apps on real time. Finally, it has new interesting feature called Zen mode, on activating this you can’t do any activities in smartphone for up to 20 minutes. The Zen mode disable all app notifications temporarily and it may receive calls or alarms.
4000mAH battery, Unlock Options & Connectivity
It has power packed with 4000mAH battery chargeable through USB type C port with Warp charge 30 fast Charging support. The OnePlus 7 pro has 10-layer liquid cooling system around processor which, reduces the heat during charging the device. It also, features Adaptive Battery which reduces the battery usage for infrequently used applications. In addition, other connectivity options like USB Type C, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2.4G/5G, Bluetooth 5.0, support aptX & aptX HD & LDAC & AAC, NFC, GPS, UFS 3.0 Flash storage, Haptic vibration, dual stereo speakers, Dolby Atmos sound and dual SIM with dual VoLTE are supported. Then for device privacy, has In-Display finger print reader & Face unlock supports for device security.
The OnePlus 7 Pro offers in 3 memory configurations available in three different colors Nebula Blue, Mirror Gray & Almond. It has starts from the price of Rs. 48,999 for base variant 6GB + 128GB storage. Then, for 8GB + 256GB price for Rs. 52,999 and the last 12GB + 256GB priced for Rs. 57,999.
- 6GB + 128GB – Rs. 48,999 (Mirror Gray)
- 8GB + 256GB – Rs. 52,999 (Mirror Gray, Nebula Blue & Almond)
- 12GB + 256GB – Rs. 57,999 (Nebula Blue)
The all above variants are sold through Amazon India except the Nebula Blue color variant which available for sale from 28th May on Amazon, Chroma, Reliance Digital & OnePlus Store.