OnePlus Open is expected to make its debut soon as the first foldable smartphone from OnePlus. It has been previously reported that the foldable could release on October 19. However, the company has not revealed the exact launch date yet. Meanwhile, there have been several leaks and rumours regarding the phone's design and specifications. It is expected to be powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC. Now, ahead of its launch, Indian actress Anushka Sharma was reportedly spotted using the OnePlus Open smartphone.
YouTube creator Sufiyan Khan (@RealSufiyanKhan) recently posted pictures on X, where we can see Anushka Sharma holding the OnePlus Open foldable smartphone in her hands. From the glimpses, one could spot the camera unit of the upcoming smartphone. While the company has confirmed that the OnePlus Open would launch in India soon, it has not revealed a date.
The smartphone is likely to launch in October. An earlier report also suggested that the official debut could take place on October 19. The smartphone was initially tipped to launch in August, however, the release was pushed further due to a change in display manufacturer.
A previous report suggested that the OnePlus Open could feature an outward folding design. This will be similar to several other Android foldable such as Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5, Pixel Fold, and Vivo X Fold 2. The price of the foldable is tipped to be fixed under Rs. 1,20,00. In terms of specifications, it could come with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC, along with 16GB of RAM and 256GB of inbuilt storage. The OnePlus Open smartphone is expected to sport a 7.8-inch AMOLED inner display, with a 6.3-inch AMOLED outer screen.
The OnePlus Open is said to house a triple rear camera unit, placed in a circular module. The setup could be led by a 50-megapixel sensor, along with a 48-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and a 32-megapixel periscope lens. For selfies, it might include two 32-megapixel front camera sensors.
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