OnePlus One with CM 11S Gets Official – Quick Review, Specs

OnePlus has passed through many rumors and today it happened to be official dates of OnePlus one announcement – the Android powered smartphone from a new entrant. OnePlus One features some of the best specifications in the tinsel town and it will be the first smartphone to come out with CyanogenMod 11S version which is actually based on Android 4.4 Kitkat customizations.OnePlus One


Display & Processor

With gigantic 5.5 inches IPS LCD touchscreen display providing 1080 x 1920 full HD resolution you will love to enjoy full HD videos and vivid picture quality.OnePlus One

Coming to processor section, in incorporates Qualcomm latest quad core chipset (Snapdragon 801) with 3 GB RAM and Adreno 330 GPU forms the perfect combination of speed and power.

Camera & Software

It runs customized CyanogenMod 11S operating system based on high degree of Android 4.4 customizations. The smartphone looks to be optimized for better battery life as it uses icons, wallpapers which are neat, simple and dark.OnePlus One Camera

OnePixel believes best in camera and thus it imports the best in camera with Sony Exmor IMX214 sensor camera on the back with 13 mega pixel to take wonderful 1080 pixels full HD videos and dual LED flash ensures better quality during low-lighting conditions and night/indoor photography.

The 5 mega pixel front facing camera too is a good addition providing 720 pixels HD videos during video chat/calls.

Storage & Battery Life

OnePlus One will arrive in two different variants of 16 Gb and 64 GB and we see 3100 mAh Li-ion battery been incorporated to provide the need for all gaming, calls and data usage. You can expect a battery life of one or one and a half day at most with normal usage.OnePlus One

Pricing & Availability

OnePlus One phone will be available in most of the countries worldwide. In Hong Kong it’s available at HKD 2599 whereas Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, UK and the USA it been sold with the below mentioned prices.

OnePlus One will be sold in two different variants of –

  • 16 GB at $299/€269
  • 64 GB model at $349/€299

It will be arriving in other countries in Q2, 2014.

OnePlus One key specs –

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5.5-inch IPS LCD touch display, 1080 x 1920
2.5 Ghz Quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor
Software:CyanogenMod 11S based on Android 4.4
GPU: Adreno 330
13 MP Sony Exmor IMX 214 sensor and Dual-LED flash
5 MP front facing camera
Storage: 16 / 64 GB Internal Storage
3G (HSDPA: up to 21Mbps), Gyro, Proximity, Accelerometer, USB 3.0
Battery: 3100 mAh Li-ion battery
Bluetooth, WiFi tether, WiFi, aGPS
152.9×75.9×8.9 mm, 162 grams

OnePlus One Photo Gallery


The OnePlus lineup happens to be more of Nexus alike products but they prefer to go with CyanogenMod custom ROM. With those affordable price tag, they will certainly fire up quickly and will happen to be Xiaomi killer. What do you think?