The OnePlus 2 now prices $349
When you want a excessive-finish telephone however have finances points, OnePlus has completely lowered the worth of its OnePlus 2 smartphone from $399 to $349 (€345 and £249 in Europe and the UK). That makes it simply $one hundred greater than its entry-degree OnePlus X telephone, and will push it from “kinda costly” to “okay, I can deal with that” for lots of parents. To stop any bent noses, the corporate stated it might refund the $forty distinction to anybody who bought the OnePlus 2 inside the final 15 days. It’s going to additionally throw in a free StyleSwap cowl for a restricted time.
If $349 appears greater than you keep in mind, the corporate truly had a 16GB, $329 mannequin for awhile, however shortly discontinued it within the US. Nonetheless, for $349 the gadget’s efficiency is prime shelf — it packs a Snapdragon 810 chip, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of reminiscence, a 5.5-inch 1080p display and three,300 mAh battery. Take note, nevertheless, that it lacks NFC, expandable reminiscence and a swappable battery — and do not use the out-of-spec USB Sort-C cable to cost another units. As for why it is providing the worth drop, OnePlus stated that “the price to supply a OnePlus 2 gadget has by no means been decrease,” however it may additionally be prepping for a brand new mannequin — OnePlus three, anybody?