The week belonged to Apple with several announcements at WWDC 2019. However, OnePlus 7 made its way on sale in India, alongside many other phones like the Oppo Reno series and Black Shark 2.
In addition to all of this the most affordable Android One smart phone from HMD Global called Nokia 2.2 was unveiled. Amazon has just added to the excitement by announcing that the Fab Phones Fest will be on from next week.
Redmi Note 6 (6GB RAM variant) got a permanent price cut, and the Poco F1 received a temporary drop in price that will come to an end today. There was some news from Jio as well as other telco news too.
Just a few weeks after the OnePlus 7 at Rs.32,999/- got introduced by the Chinese smartphone company along with the OnePlus 7 Pro at Rs 48,999/-, the phone is on sale in India and many other markets as well. OnePlus 7 happens to be the cheaper version of the OnePlus 7 Pro.
The phone is available on Amazon India, OnePlus online store and also OnePlus exclusive offline retailers. It is priced at Rs.32,999/- for the 6GB + 128GB model and Rs. 37,999/- for the 8GB + 256GB model.
OnePlus’s partner brick-and-mortar stores will have the phones on sale from next week.
The OnePlus 7 was impressive and has an excellent overall performance. It comes with an all-day battery life, and loud stereo speakers.
However the camera was not up to the mark and is below average in low-light and the focus is inconsistent in portraits and macro shots.
The video stabilisation in low lighting also does not do very well. The phone comes with a dual camera setup on the back with 48-megapixel and 5-megapixel image sensors.
The OnePlus has a waterdrop-style notch to pack the 16-megapixel front shooter. It also has a 6.41-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC.
The OnePlus 7 comes packed with a, 3700mAh battery with 20W fast charging support and in-display fingerprint sensor.
There is also news that the Almond Colour variant of the OnePlus 7 Pro will be out next week. It will be on sale from June 14 and will be priced at Rs.52,999/-. This variant comes with 8GB RAM and 256GB of on-board storage. The rest of the specifications are the same as the other colours.
The Poco Days sale is on these days and the Poco F1 is being sold at a discounted arte of Rs 16,799/- in the country. The 6GB + 64GB variant of the smartphone can be bought for a low price of Rs. 17,999/- on Flipkart and Mi.com at a price much below than the exiting one of Rs.19,999/-.
The sale has been on since June 5 and will end today. The other variants of the phone do not have any discounts they can be bought at Rs. 20,999/- (6GB + 128GB) and at Rs. 27,999/- (8GB + 256GB).
Poco F1 was introduced last year with great fanfare. It comes with a 6.18-inch full-HD+ screen with Gorilla Glass 3. It has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, coupled with up to 8GB of RAM and a 4,000mAh battery.
It also comes packed with 256GB onboard storage as well as a microSD card slot (up to 256GB). It also features a dual rear camera setup with 12-megapixel and 5-megapixel sensors. Additionally it has a 20-megapixel selfie shooter.
Poco F1’s price cut is limited however, Redmi Note 6 Pro 6GB variant is on a permanent price cut. The Redmi Note 6 Pro 6GB RAM variant can now be bought at Rs. 13,999, it reduced from its original price which was price of Rs. 15,999/-.
It is already up for sale with the reduced price on Flipkart, Mi.com, and at Mi Home stores. The 4GB RAM variant is currently sold at Rs. 11,999/- after receiving a Rs. 2000/- price cut.
The Redmi Y3 priced at Rs. 9,999/- is on sale without the usual flash sales this week. This selfie-focussed phone can now be bought at Amazon.in, Mi.com, Mi Home Stores, and Xiaomi partner retailers 24×7.
It costs Rs. 9,999/- for the base variant with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage. Redmi Y3’s 4GB + 64GB variant costs Rs. 11,999/-.