OnePlus 3 vs OnePlus 2 – What’s Different

OnePlus 3

Another year and we have another new flagship from OnePlus. The third generation however seems to have gotten a big makeover in terms of design as well as specifications. Let’s compare the specifications of the smartphones in detail to see what has changed and what has remained the same if anything.

OnePlus 3

OnePlus 3


OnePlus 2

Dimensions 152.7 x 74.7 x 7.35 mm, 160 grams 151.8 x 74.9 x 9.85 mm, 175 grams
Display 5.5 inches 1080p Optic AMOLED display with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 4 5.5 inches 1080p IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Processor Snapdragon 820 with Adreno 530 GPU Snapdragon 810 with Adreno 430 GPU
Storage 64GB UFS 2.0, No microSD Card Slot 16GB/64GB, No microSD Card Slot
Main Camera 16 Megapixel 1/2.8″ Sony IMX 298 Sensor (1.12 microns), f2.0 aperture, OIS, PDAF and LED Flash 13 Megapixel (1.3 microns) with OIS, Laser Autofocus and Dual-LED Flash
Secondary Camera 8 Megapixel Sony IMX 179 Sensor with f2.0 Aperture, 1.4 microns 5 Megapixel Front Facing Camera
Operating System Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with Oxygen OS Android 5.1.1 with Oxygen OS (International) and Hydrogen OS (China)
Battery 3000 mAh with DashCharge Quick Charge Technology 5V at 4A ~ 0-60% in 30 minutes 3300 mAH
Colours Graphite and Soft Gold Sandstone Black
Connectivity USB Type-C Port, 3.5mm Audio Jack, NFC USB Type-C Port, 3.5mm Audio Jack
Other Features Anodized Aluminium Unibody Style Swap Rear Panels – Rosewood, Kevlar, Bamboo and Black Apricot (Can be changed without any tools)
LTE Dual-SIM Support (Dual Nano) LTE Dual-SIM Support (Dual Nano)
3 step Alert Mode Switch 3 step Alert Mode Switch
Ceramic Scratch Resistant Fingerprint Sensor (Housed within the Home Button) Fingerprint Sensor (Housed within the Home Button)
Style Swap Back Covers – Rosewood, Kevlar, Bamboo, Black Apricot and Sandstone
Price Rs 27,999 Rs 22,999 (16GB/3GB) – Rs 24,999 (64GB/4GB)

Author: Sandeep Sarma

Sandeep Sarma is a blogger and a freelance photographer. Apart from gadgets and phones, he also has a passion for movies and cars. He currently uses the S7 Edge as his main phone. Catch him on twitter at @sandeep9sarma