OnePlus 4 Release Date, Specs: New Phone To Give iPhone 7 Stiff Competition?

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Chinese startup OnePlus is gaining fame due to its reliable and powerful handsets. Recently released OnePlus 3 is doing well in the market. Now, the company is reportedly working on the new OnePlus 4. The new handset will prove to be a tough challenge to Apple?s recently released iPhone 7.

Although OnePlus has not yet announced anything about OnePlus 4, rumors suggest that the company will improve RAM and inbuilt storage. The current OnePlus 3 offers 6GB RAM. Customers can expect 8GB RAM in the next iteration of OnePlus. The device could have up to 256GB external storage support via microSD card.

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These features will let OnePlus to stand among the biggest smartphone manufacturers or even above. Samsung is offering 4GB RAM in Note 7 while Apple?s iPhone 7 is equipped with 2GB of RAM. Thus, it will be exciting to see the massive 8GB RAM in OnePlus 4, reported Know Your Mobile.

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The current device is pretty good in terms of body build, so the company may retain the design. Moreover, the new device may include a similar Optic AMOLED display as well. OnePlus 3 is powered by the Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820. If OnePlus 4 will receive an upgrade, buyers can expect the new phone to sport the Snapdragon 830 processor.

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OnePlus 3 currently run on Android Marshmallow. Since Google has already released Android Nougat, the upcoming device will most probably roll-out with the Android Nougat pre-installed. The latest Android update will add an advantage over the iPhone 7. Android 7.0 Nougat is considered as the best OS available for mobile devices, even better than Apple?s latest iOS 10.

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Furthermore, the device could feature improved cameras as well. OnePlus 3 includes a 16MP main camera. Reports suggest that the company could use a 21 or even a 23MP main camera in the OnePlus 4. The device may feature a dual-camera to provide competition to other devices with similar features, some reports claim.

OnePlus revealed OnePlus in April 2014, OnePlus 2 in July 2015 and OnePlus 3 in June 2016. If the company follows the scheduled release as before, the OnePlus 4 could be seen in mid 2017.

Since the price will depend mainly on the final specs of the device, the OnePlus 4 price cannot be predicted yet. OnePlus launched its first handset with the price tag of $349. The company launched OnePlus 2 with a $389 price tag. The latest, OnePlus 3 was launched for $399. If it follows the same range, the OnePlus 4 could be expected to cost around $400.

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