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OnePlus refines its successful formula with new phone

Michael Kan | July 29, 2015
Chinese vendor OnePlus has done it again, and produced a powerful smartphone at a bargain price.

Customers who do decide to buy the OnePlus 2 will be relieved to know that the company seems to have solved the reported heating issues with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810 processor. The unit I used only felt a little warm on the back, but nothing I would complain about.

The fingerprint scanner also functions quite well, and can activate the phone in less than a second.

Buying the phone won't be easy. OnePlus is still a young company and has limited manufacturing capacity. For now, the OnePlus 2 will only be available for customers who have received a company invite. It goes on sale Aug. 11, and can be bought with 16 GB of storage and 3 GB of RAM at $329, or 64 GB of storage and 4 GB of RAM for $389.

 

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