Mid-range smartphone battle is certainly heating up. Just days after Sony launched its latest Xperia T2 Ultra Dual, HTC has also launched its very own mid-range smartphone, the Desire 816. Both are very much at sparring distance, thanks to their large displays, quad-core processors and decent-sounding cameras. But which one takes the cake? We compare […]
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OnePlus, the Chinese mobile startup founded late last year by former Oppo VP Pete Lau, has formally launched its first flagship phone, the OnePlus One. OnePlus has steadily hyped the device in the five months since it was founded, but today the company’s announced that the One will be available to select users in the US, UK, and various European and Asian countries beginning on April 25.
Much like HTC’s hero device of the same name, the One doesn’t skimp on the spec sheet. It sports a Snapdragon 801 chipset — the same one found in the HTC One, Samsung Galaxy S5 and other recent flagships — with a quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait processor, Adreno 330 GPU, 3 GB of RAM, a 3,100 mAh non-removable battery and either 16 or 64 GB of storage space. NFC, Bluetooth 4.1, dual-band WiFi, and support for almost every LTE and WCDMA