OnePlus 6 comes with one of the best smartphone cameras. It received the DxoMark score of 96 in May. Now, the company has decided to add more features to the camera software. The new Oxygen OS comes with Google Lens functionality (an image recognition app which brings up relevant information using visual analysis). Read more to find about the New OnePlus Oxygen OS OTA Update
The new OxygenOS 5.1.9 software build comes with a significant camera update. The company claims that the improvements in the new update are based on community feedback. The highlight of the new update is Google Lens functionality. The new Google lens update will be rolled out via OTA. It was launched during its I/O conference last year.
The Google Lens integration allows users to access the smartphone camera for multiple usages. The new technology uses machine learning to offer more details about various objects and search relevant search tags. You can use the phone camera to scan QR codes, image recognition, etc. The smartphone offers information about objects seen through the lens such as books, buildings, and artworks.
As per DxOMark, the OnePlus 6 offers fast and accurate autofocus. Additionally, it captures bright and vivid colors along with other details. The new update further improves clarity, dynamic range, and edge detection in portrait mode. Additionally, it comes with ‘beauty mode’ for Selfie Portrait.
You get more information on the OxygenOS 5.1.9 here.
The OnePlus 6 Red Edition sports a 6.28-inch Full Optic-AMOLED display with Full-HD+ resolution (1080 x 2280 pixels) and 19:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor and 8GB RAM. The 128GB internal storage cannot be further expanded.
In terms of optics, the OnePlus 6 sports a dual camera setup on the back with dual-LED flash. It uses a primary 16-megapixel Sony IMX519 sensor (with f/1.7 aperture) and a secondary 20-megapixel Sony IMX376K sensor. Additional features include Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS), EIS, HDR, and 4K video recording at 60fps.
The 16MP front camera comes with Sony IMX371 sensor and a wide f/2.0 aperture and EIS (electronic image stabilization). The 3300mAh battery comes with OnePlus Dash Charging technology.
- Dual cameras
- Android 8.1 Oreo
- Oxygen 5.1 OS
- 4G VoLTE
- Dual-band WiFi 802.11ac
- Bluetooth v5.0
- GPS/ A-GPS
- USB Type-C
- 3.5mm audio jack
- Face Unlock sensor
- Fingerprint scanner
The new OnePlus 6 Red Edition features a metallic red shimmer. A fingerprint scanner is located on the glass back. The OnePlus 6 measures 155.7 x 75.4 x 7.75mm and weighs 177 grams.
Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, dual-band WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm audio jack. The dual-SIM smartphone runs Oxygen 5.1 OS, based on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system. Additional features include a Face Unlock sensor.