OnePlus 6 Review [6 pages]
OCWorkbench 30 Jul 2018


OnePlus 6 is OnePlus latest flagship model based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chip. Build in all glass design, OnePlus 6 merges technology and beauty into one state of the art product that will stun the competitors.

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With a 6.28″ AMOLED Display, it display a 19:9 screen resolution of 2280×1080 pixels. It also comes with 6 or 8 GB LPDDR4X memory RAM and storage of 64GB/128GB/256GB. The model we have is a 6 GB RAM and 64 GB of storage. There is no microSD slot for external storage. The USB 2.0 type C supports USB audio and there is a audio port for your headphones. The phone comes with a 3300mAh non removable battery and a Dash charger which can charge up to 100% within 80 minutes.


The OnePlus 6 comes with dual SIM slot Dual LTE of up to 1 Gbps CAT 16. The bands supported include FDD LTE:
Band 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/17/18/19/20/25/26/28/29/30/32/66/71
TDD LTE: Band 34/38/39/40/41
TD-SCDMA: Band 34/39
UMTS(WCDMA): Band 1/2/4/5/8/9/19
GSM: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz

It also supports 802.112×2 MIMO, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2.4G/5G, Bluetooth 5.0, support aptX & aptX HD, NFC, GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo.

OnePlus 6 comes with 2 rear cameras and 1 front camera. The main rear camera is a Sony IMX 519 16 MP 1.22um f/1.7 and the rear camera is a Sony IM 376K 20 MP 1.0um f/1.7. It supports Potrait, Pro mode, Panorama, HDR, HQ, Dynamic Denoise, Clear Image, Raw Image.

It’s front camera uses Sony sensor IMX 371, 16 MP, 1.0um f/2.0. It supports Potrait, HDR, Screen Flash, Smile Capture, Face Beauty function.

The OnePlus 6’s dual camera system features a 16MP main camera, supported by a 20MP secondary camera. With an f/1.7 aperture, the 16MP main camera has been bolstered by a 19 percent larger sensor and OIS for outstanding performance in a range of lighting conditions. With Advanced HDR, OnePlus’ improved High Dynamic Range algorithm, the OnePlus 6 brings out shadows and enhances lighting in photos.

Portrait Mode will be available on the OnePlus 6’s front camera as well as its rear. Using AI, the front camera is able to apply a depth of field effect to selfies. Newly added bokeh effects, including circles, hearts and stars offer new ways for users to customize their portraits.

In the next few pages, we will examine the performance and photos taken using the OnePlus 6.

By Harry