Metal frame holds together a great design
Display is better than before, one of the best 1080p screens
Performance is off the charts, when software doesn't bog it down
Plenty of new features make OnePlus 2 really feel different
Alert Slider functional and simple
Fingerprint reader a good implementation
Battery life is pretty great


USB Type C nice but ultimately adds nothing (no fast charging)
Camera app slow, needs to take advantage of OIS and laser autofocus better
Oxygen OS buggy, crashes at times (Fingerprint reader causes issues for pre-lockscreen apps)

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The OnePlus 2 is solidly and beautifully designed but shows a few glaring blemishes underneath the surface.

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The sophomore release by OnePlus tried to capture the viral momentum enjoyed by the first, and apart from the now expected drawn-out teaser campaign, the company made a splash right off the bat by announcing the device through a full VR presentation. The follow up brings with it some forward thinking features while boasting a respectable price point, but does match up to the hype? We find out, in this comprehensive review of the OnePlus 2!

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A metal frame with a number of new features further enhances the previous OnePlus formula, and to good effect. For starters, the presence of metallic material this time around automatically makes for a more premium looking and feeling device when compared to its predecessor. Despite retaining the same display size as before, the OnePlus 2 has a slightly smaller overall footprint that results in a handling experience that is a touch better than before.

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The button layout has been altered as well, with the volume rocker moving to the right side above the power button, to make way for the new Alert Slider on the left, which is essentially a notification toggle, to easily switch between the three notification priority modes available with Lollipop, which are to allow all notifications, set it to allow only priority notifications, or to completely silence the phone.

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Up front is still a 5.5-inch display, which now has a divot below it that houses the capacitive home button and integrated fingerprint scanner. This is flanked by the back and recent apps capacitive keys, designated with lines, which is a nice touch. Another change in terms of design and hardware comes in the form of the new USB Type-C connector at the bottom, flanked by speaker grills.

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The backing of the OnePlus 2 comes with the same sandstone black material seen with its predecessor, and continues to be a design choice that is very unique to OnePlus. The sandpaper feel, while allowing for good grip, may not be for everybody and that is why it is great to see that OnePlus has made the back cover much easier to remove, without the need for any additional tools, allowing you to comfortably switch between any of the available StyleSwap covers.

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There were no issues with the handling of this phone, which is always a big plus when it comes to devices with large displays, and the solid build quality of the phone will certainly be appreciated by any user. Overall, the OnePlus 2 is a really premium feeling device, especially when compared to its predecessor. When considered against the rest of the competition, OnePlus has done a great job of keeping their design language and elements distinct and unique.


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The OnePlus 2 comes with 5.5-inch LTPS LCD display with a 1920 x 1080 resolution, resulting in a pixel density of 401 ppi. While the size falls within the realm of current Android smartphone standards, the resolution doesn’t live up to the Quad HD performers that dominate the current flagship scene. That’s not to say that the OnePlus 2 does not allow for a fantastic display experience, though.

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With a bump in brightness and color saturation, elements on the screen look great in any situation, with really good outdoor visibility as well. The brightness may have been bumped up just a little too much though, as colors start to get a little blown out at the highest brightness setting, but thankfully that’s not a point where most users will have it set to. That said, the OnePlus 2 display does manage to be as good as we hoped it would be, and is every bit as good, if not better, than the rest of the Full HD displays out there, though a Quad HD resolution would have been more fitting for this “flagship killer.”


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Under the hood the OnePlus 2 comes with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor, clocked at 1.8 GHz, backed by the Adreno 430 GPU and 3 GB or 4 GB of RAM, depending on whether you opt for the 16 GB or 64 GB version of the device. This is still one of the best processing packages currently available and 4 GB of RAM should make the spartan Oxygen OS fly, which was the case for the most part. The power of the processor is not in question however, as the Oxygen OS is more to blame for a number of bugs and a few crashes that have occurred in our usage.

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Everything from browsing to gaming has been a treat, with minimal slow down even while playing the most graphically-intensive of games. It has to be mentioned here that the Snapdragon 810 did get a bit warm under heavy load, but only slightly beyond what was expected, and certainly not as much as some claims might suggest.

Again, the only big problems we had in usage seem to be the fault of the Oxygen OS more than anything. TweetCaster, for example, just doesn’t seem compatible, and crashes occurred when performing tasks just before the fingerprint security wall, such as when accessing the camera from the lockscreen without unlocking the phone first. Overall speed through daily tasks is a non-issue though, and with the Oxygen OS getting the updates it needs, we’re sure that it will eventually be every bit as stable as it is fast.


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In hardware, there are quite a few new additions in the OnePlus 2 when compared to its predecessor, starting with fingerprint scanner. Setting up the scanner is a familiar procedure, and once done, it is possible to just rest a finger on the reader even when the screen is off and the device will unlock in no time, which is great way to use a fingerprint reader.. when it works. The issue I faced was with getting the placement of the finger correct. I had trouble triggering the fingerprint scanner consistently, as well as some difficulty when using it as a home button. I found having to cover the whole area with the finger the best way to make it work, even when using it as a home button, and that can take some getting used to.

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Moving to the sides, the new Alert Slider is an easy way of basically silencing the phone. The textured feel of the slider makes it easy to find when the device is on a table or in your pocket, and just sliding the button all the way to the top silences the device.

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Removing the back cover reveals dual SIM card slots, which is a somewhat foreign concept for western users. While the best use of this feature is when it comes to travel, you do have the ability to cater your texts, calls, and data from either SIM card. I used both AT&T and T-Mobile SIM cards with the device, and the only real issue was with regards to the time it takes to change which card is used for data. It does take some time to finally switch over, but if you are impatient, restarting the phone helps.

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Rounding out the new hardware additions is the new USB charging port, which means the need for a completely different cord. A new standard will always take a little time to get used to, but thankfully, OnePlus is making this flat red cable available at a very low price, so if nothing else, the company is helping to make USB Type-C a reality. This implementation does come with some sacrifices though, mainly when it comes to fast charging capabilities.

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The OnePlus 2 packs a large 3,300 mAh non-removable battery, and with the right brightness settings and other due diligence, I was able to get as much as an impressive 4.5 hours of screen-on time with the device. Where OnePlus did miss the mark, however, was with regards to the charging time. Charging the device from 0 to 100 required around 2 hours, which isn’t terribly slow, but simply pales in comparison to any fast charging solutions out there. Despite the Snapdragon 810 coming with fast charging capabilities, they simply aren’t taken advantage of with the OnePlus 2, and without any wireless charging option either, plugging in the device to charge feels like a bit of a chore.

One of the most talked about omissions on the hardware side of things is, of course, NFC. It isn’t just about missing out on the future of NFC-based payment services, but for me, NFC was missed any time I wanted to connect the OnePlus 2 to my speakers or headphones. The lack of NFC may or may not be a deal breaker for you, depending on your usage, and while it wasn’t a huge problem for me, its absence was noticeable.

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As far as audio is concerned, the device packs a speaker setup that is now bottom-firing and certainly gets the job done, and even attempts to go the extra mile with MAXXAudio enhancements. When using the speakers, any changes in the application basically makes the audio louder, with not a lot of body being added in. The enhancements are better felt when using headphones, as the different modes for Movie, Game, and Music, can be used appropriately. The Game mode makes the audio much louder, Movie mode goes for a lower volume while trying to emphasize the higher ends for dialogue, and the Music mode will be somewhere in the middle, depending on your settings.

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As you may have noticed, the section with the most to talk about was in hardware, and while all the new additions and changes are welcome and forward thinking, the actual execution is somewhat uneven.


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The 13 MP rear shooter from its predecessor returns here, along with a 5 MP front-facing unit, but the rear camera now comes with the additional benefit of optical image stabilization and a laser-guided auto focus system.

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The camera application is very simple for now, but future updates will introduce more manual controls and further control over the settings. Modes that are currently baked in include panorama, 4K video recording, slow motion video capture at 120 fps in a 720p resolution, and even a Time Lapse function. It isn’t a slow app by any means, but the main gripe with it was when it came to changing modes. Swiping up and down on the viewfinder worked fine, until getting to panorama, when it would always go to the portrait orientation, and the need to change positions was something I never got used to. The speed of the app itself is pretty average, and while taking a shot can be quick, the device takes a bit of time to finally create the JPEG.

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The picture quality is mostly decent and is mainly bogged down by an uneven execution in the new features. The laser auto focus needs to be triggered better by the app, which doesn’t get proper focus upon launch. Spot focusing and metering are always required right off the bat, instead of the expected automatic focusing on a subject that is clearly in the middle. OIS is a welcome addition, but with the camera app opting for very slow shutter speeds in low light conditions, all the image stabilization in the world won’t be able to deal with the movement. As was also the case with the OnePlus One, really steady hands are required just about all the time.

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When all the pieces come together, however, pictures have a good level of saturation without looking doctored, and details are captured really well, with HDR also doing an excellent job of making photos pop. You just have to be diligent with the spot focusing and metering to ensure you actually have the right levels in both, and this is definitely an area that OnePlus needs to improve on with future updates.

The OnePlus 2 camera isn’t a bad companion to have as a primary shooter, but it does fail to match the current flagship standards due to an app that doesn’t fully leverage all of the tools available.

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Finally, on the software side of things. The OnePlus 2 runs Oxygen OS, which is a very spartan version of Android. Much of what you see on the surface will be very familiar, with the user interface basically feeling like the Google Now launcher with some customization built-in, and more to play with when you dig deeper.

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Aside from the notification dropdown and quick settings that can be moved around, the new software features are found in the settings. There is a Dark Mode, that makes all the usually bright portions of the user interface dark, which is a great tweak to use when in lower light environments, and is actually really nice and helpful. App Permissions come to the Oxygen OS before the new Android M release, and though a majority of users may not dive into this page, the ability to see what applications have access to what, and possibly turn them off, will please anyone that wants that extra peace of mind. Aside from that, there are the features that we’ve already seen before, like the ability to switch between capacitive keys and on-screen navigation keys, and gestures on a turned off screen can still be used to quickly access the camera, the flashlight, or the phone itself.

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The most obvious addition to this otherwise very stock Android version is Shelf, which essentially replaces Google Now on the left of the homescreens. Though, at first glance, it looks like a HTC Sense Home widget with frequent apps, favorite contacts, and a user defined cover up top, this page can actually house any and all other widgets as well, allowing you to free up space on the homescreens. All of the widgets will be put in cards however, so there might be a lot of free space around any widgets that aren’t 4 cells wide and at least a few cells high.

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There isn’t much else with Oxygen OS 2.0, and while there will some updates for bug fixes and other new features, the way the OS operates right now is pretty snappy, smooth, and minimalistic. Perhaps future versions of the OS will look like more than just a new take on stock Android, but until then, it is a somewhat customizable OS that feels more familiar than anything else.


Display5.5-inch LCD, Full HD
Processor1.8GHz Snapdragon 810
RAM3 or 4 GB (depending on storage option)
Storage16 or 64GB storage
NetworksUS GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900MHz WCDMA: Bands: 1/2/4/5/8 FDD-LTE: Bands: 1/2/4/5/7/8/12/17EU/India GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900MHz WCDMA: Bands: 1/2/5/8 FDD-LTE: Bands: 1/3/5/7/8/20
SoftwareOxygenOS based on Android 5.1
Wireless ChargingNo
Fingerprint ScanYes
Camera13MP rear
5MP front
Dimensions 151.8 x 74.9 x 9.85 mm, 175g


Pricing and final thoughts

The OnePlus 2 does once again require an invite to purchase, which will be a disappoint to many people, but at least the company has been taking measures to ensure their stock will meet the demand. That said, the demand is even higher for this phone compared to the original, largely owed to the fact that the pricing is extremely aggressive here with the 16GB model at $329 and the 64GB at $389. While a bit more expensive than the OPO, this is a great price considering all the new features introduced here.

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So, there you have it for this in-depth look at the OnePlus 2! With all that we’ve experienced with the OnePlus 2, it is easy to see that this is a flagship device, through and through, but it won’t be killing any other really high end devices any time soon. We can’t fault OnePlus for keeping the features in line with the price point, but calling the OnePlus 2 a “flagship killer” feels like a stretch this year.

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The OnePlus One was born of a different era, when Quad HD and overachieving cameras were yet to become reality. In the current high-end market, OnePlus has simply met the standard, not exceeded it. Whether or not OnePlus truly succeeds depends on your needs, but it has to be said that the OnePlus 2 is an incredibly solid device that is marred by inconsistent execution. In the areas that it really needed to succeed, it just missed the mark, mainly, in camera and bugs in the operating system, but these can all be fixed with future updated.

Nonetheless, we do think the OnePlus 2 deserves to be among best – even if its impact is not quite as huge as it was last year.

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  • daftrok

    I don’t know about you, but I feel a LOT of settling with this:
    1) Dealing with a long invite instead of a simple purchase
    2) No Turbocharging
    3) No NFC
    4) No microSD expansion
    5) No replaceable battery
    6) No front facing stereo speakers
    7) Waiting to get updates just to make the camera/operating system function properly

    So i guess now we wait for the Moto X Pure Edition or the new Nexus because this phone clearly does not deliver.

    • Merewoodbebox

      but flagships twice the price make you settle for nearly half of those. plus im an owner of the OPT and there are manny tests showinng the oneplus two charges at the same rate as an s6 and nexus 6. the only real settling is waiting for the phone and update. nfc is totally down to whether you use it or not

      • Kanoosh

        so it charges as fast as qualcomms quick charge in the S6? ahahahahaaaaa no -_-

        • Marc Perrusquia

          The s6 doesn’t use Qualcomm charging, it has an exynos chip….

          • Kanoosh

            Ah, my bad, Yes you are correct.. but it has rapid charging is what I ment which is way faster than OP2 2-3hour charge.

          • Marc Perrusquia

            I agree the oneplus two definitely should have gotten fast charging, but I think it’s still a great phone. On a side note i I’ve noticed my Qualcomm Quick Charge phones and my Samsung Exynos powered phones seem to be able to use their respective fast chargers interchangeably which is pretty cool.

          • Merewoodbebox

            its not thats what im saying, its charges at the same RATE, not in the same time but at the same 10 watt rate. the OPT battery is bigger so common sense says it will take longer, its normally around 2 hours. i have the phone

        • Merewoodbebox

          it does charge as fast as quick charge in the s6… but it has a large battery so logic would tell you it will take 10% long to charge up… which it does

      • daftrok

        Disagree. The HTC Desire Eye, Xperia Z2, Z3, Z3 Compact, the Nexus 6, the HTC M7, M8, M9, Moto X and LG G3 or G4. You can easily find these phones in the $400 range and sacrifice less. Literally the only “advantage” the OnePlus Two has is the fingerprint reader which apparently wasn’t working well at launch either (might be better now since the update).

        • Merewoodbebox

          desire eye, z2?? those phones are in the same league… m9 with, g3, now your just being unfair but your opinion

      • Phoneadopteer

        Wow. Can you verify that. Every reviewer has said three hours when battery is completely dead. The S6 gets to 40 percent in 20 minutes.

    • K53SM

      1) Always has been the way this phone has been sold..either deal with this or really high prices
      2) If the phone lasts a day its not exactly a deal breaker since most of us put the phone on charge before going to sleep.
      3) What do you regularly use NFC for? Most of the people around me hasn’t used the feature even once. Its a mere gimmick until payments through phones become more mainstream
      4) 64 GBs and you want more? Plus how many flagships out there provide expansion? SD cards have slow read and write speeds and severely affects performance. Better to have low storage and great speed rather than the other way (hence SSDs are catching up so fast)
      5) almost none of the flagships have replaceable batteries. Its a pointless feature since no one uses a phone for that long that the batteries need to be replaced (plus you have power banks to help you out in these situations)
      6) Neither does iPhone and Galaxy phones. Just because HTC uses it doesn’t mean it has to be industry standard.. Phone is usually for personal entertainment and people put on headphones for the same. This one isnt that big a loss..but more compelling than your previous points.
      7) Update is out already. For more than a week.

      Moto X might beat this phone but the Nexus is going to use an inferior processor and has historically had poor camera and battery life.

      • daftrok

        1) That’s no excuse. There are cheaper and better phones than this available now.
        2) It has USB-C which works fine with quick charge, they just didn’t implement it.
        3) I use NFC for payments regularly. It is going to replace credit cards and I for one don’t need to sacrifice NFC has been on literally every major Android phone release for years.
        4) I use a 64GB microSDXC card for games, photo and 4K video,which only cost me $40 and now I have an 80GB phone.
        5) “ALMOST” none. I agree it is a dying trend but this is just one on a long list of problems.
        6) HTC, Motorola and Sony have front facing stereo speakers. Just because “flagships” don’t do it doesn’t mean it shouldn’t be standard.
        7) That’s great. I’m curious to see the before and after with pictures from Joshua soon.

        As for “inferior” processors, the Snapdragon 800 on the Nexus 5, the 805 on the Nexus 6 and the 808 that will be on the new phones hold their own just fine. Performance isn’t really an issue when you have stock Android on your phone and a decent processor. Hell, the Moto G 2013 with the Snapdragon 400 and 1GB of ram holds its own just fine. The 810 was a flop, although the revision seemed to have fixed a lot of its problems.

        In any case, what I listed is not what 100% of what users want (clearly). But the point is it isn’t just one or two scarifies. Its several things that easily could have been fixed, like speaker placement, NFC and turbocharging. If you are going to say “Never Settle”, stop settling.

      • That One Guy

        Why do you all believe micro SD is a dying feature?!! The HTC m9, Z3+, LG G4, and Motorola lastest phones all have them. That is not a dying feature when so many oems are still using it. Samsung is the only oem that has stopped that is relevant. Nexus phones are not relevant. I have never seen the average person with one walking on the street! I lied, saw it once with the nexus 4! I use NFC tons fo transferring pics and videos and connecting my Bluetooth devices. The amount I pay does not matter as long I get what I pay for. Also, your conversation did not mention but I hear a lot of people saying QHD is pointless. So, I have a note 4 and I see a huge difference compared to my note 3’s FHD screen. My battery last from 7 am until about 10 pm with about 20% left. I am a moderate user with a out 4 to 5 hrs SOT. The battery life on my note 4 is better than what I had on my note 3. I know every experience is different with different people. I will never get another OP phone. I had the OPO and it was too buggy. Every time I tried to use NFC it would load up an Internet page. Got rid of that for the note 4.

        • K53SM

          Regarding your Note 4 experience..Its not because of extra pixels that the screen looks better..its because of better quality screen samsung has invested in and something which is significantly more expensive than the usual SHARP screens the other OEMs use. 2k and 4k is definitely overkill and powering all those extra pixels seems like a waste of battery when it can be used to increase the device battery life by a few hours with a more than good enough FullHD screen.

          only if your phone is like your daily laptop would you require anything more than 64gb space. if thats the thing then you are definitely in minority..32 gb is enough for a phone..64 gb is a least right now..

          • That One Guy

            32gb is enough for you but not for me and many others I know. Everyone has different needs. We can agree to disagree with the pixels make no difference. We all know they do! And I definitely do not see a difference in battery life. My phone last longer than my note 3 did with the fhd screen. As long as my battery last a full day I am happy. I do not need my phone to last 2-3 days because I sleep at night and so does my phone on a charger. That is silly when some people say 3 days before a charge. You can always just a 10000 mah battery and solve that issue. Amount of storage will always be subjective.

      • Steve Brain

        1) And it was flawed last year as well. Continuing to do something that is flawed is a fools errand. They do not require invites to purchase from China, hence why Oppomart are selling the Oneplus 2 at a good price and without needing an invite. They clearly favored the Chinese in this and it screams volumes about who they are as a company.. “You want the phone? Your American? You wait your F***NG TURN!”

        2) “Most of us” is not an acceptable reason to not include fast charging when every other device being released that calls themselves a “flagship device” has it included. The SoC chip allows it, the USB C connection allows it, all they had to do was support it. They didn’t. It just screams laziness.

        3) Speak for yourself mate, the companies motto is Never Settle. The three largest banks in Australia have NFC payments as an option in their Android apps. Not including NFC is by definition SETTLING not to mention ridiculous considering the Oneplus One had it included.

        4) This I agree with you on, 64GB is plenty and there’s always OTG. Micro SD’s are notoriously unreliable and slow. Better off with in-built storage and bluetooth connections for sharing files or simply pop in an OTG device. They’re so small these days and they’re MUCH easier to take out of your phone and put into other phones or PC/Laptops.

        5) Agreed, replaceable batteries are pointless. Instead of bringing a replaceable battery with you everywhere you go, bring a portable charger. I have a pocket size one that cost me $20AUD and holds 10,000mAh.

        6) Would be a nice feature but the bezels would be huge, look at the Xperia devices. Terrible bezels. I’d rather a tablet with front facing speakers and a phone with a decent single or dual speaker on the bottom or top of the device.

        The Moto X Play claims to have a better camera and battery life, after reading reviews over the last couple days I can say these have been improved but not enough to bring them on to the top-range spectrum. They’re still mid-tier phones. Oneplus 2 is top-tier but if I were to sub-categorize on that I’d be classing it in the lower side of top-tier. For the price it cannot be beaten, even with the negative points added. I’ll still be sticking to my Oneplus One until the next Oneplus device though. I sold my Galaxy S6 because of Samsung’s terrible memory management and awful bloatware, using the Oneplus fantastic hardware in combination with the stock-android/CM feel is a massive breath of fresh air.

        • K53SM

          1. Well I’m not a fan of this system but flash sales have become a rage in our country and seems like its here to stay for a while..sort of used to it now
          2. Well might have had a cost constraint..Even though theres this ‘Never Settle’ motto we have to give a benefit of doubt and look at features we absolutely cant live without at this price point and features..alternately they could’ve used a Snapdragon 805 like Nexus 6 and added these features. Performance wouldn’t have taken a hit because of the stock android experience. But I guess people look the processor model way before fast recharge.
          3. NFC is definitely not popular in China and India.. Far from it..and considering this are OnePlus’s main markets the loss of the feature isnt a big deal. Probably hurts their image as a global brand though.

          Rest of the points we are more or less on the same page :)

          Moto X has definitely one-upped OnePlus this time. Have to agree on that. But its still way above any samsung, htc etc phones at this price point. So I’ll continue endorsing it.

    • maxx

      and NO ONE CARE

    • Peter Yang

      I agree, moto X play is such a value that it render the value of other Chinese branded phone quetionable

  • Ken

    Is there a RGB notification light located somewhere on it?

    • Jsrich31

      Yes there is.

  • Jerry Rich

    No decent company support. PO Box in China. Hardly a “Flagship Killer”. IMO, JUNK!!!

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  • Nathan Wong

    I recently got the phone and have been using it as a daily driver. Can’t say I’m very impressed. I remember getting my OPO and immediately thought wow this is great! But I did not have that with this. The fingerprint scanner isn’t implemented very well at all imo. I have to add my right thumb print twice for it to work 90% of the time. Maybe because I came from an iPhone and that worked 100% of the time

  • mrjayviper

    half-baked OS….

  • D13H4RD2L1V3

    Honestly, I don’t think as much as 4.5 hours of SOT is considered “impressive” for a phone with a 3300mAh battery and 1080p display.

    It’s not bad, but my G4 achieved the same SOT under usage of Chrome, Facebook and some Fruit Ninja on 35% brightness and LTE enabled. Mind you, that’s a phone with a 1440p display and a smaller 3000mAh battery.

    Furthermore, the invite system hurts this phone more than it should. Looks like more people would be interested in the Moto X Pure which is nearly identical to the OPT but has many things the OPT lacks, and then some. The processor is weaker, but you’d hardly notice a difference anyway unless you game.

    OxygenOS also NEEDS more polish before consumers gets their hands on it.

  • Pushpraj

    I am using #OP2 since last 5 days and found bugs in 2 important features.

    1. Settings > Calls – Since #OP2 is a dual Sim Phone and therefore one can select between the Sim 1/Operator1 and Sim 2/Operator2 , also there is a option Ask every time. If we select Ask every time it will ask us from which SIM /Operator call has to be made when we are dialing from Contacts or from Dialed Numbers, its fine. But, when we are using DIAL PAD to dial the number manually and there we select any of the SIM 1 or SIM 2 to dial the number than that SIM/Operator will automatically become the default selection in Settings > Calls and next time when you will dial the numbers from Contacts or Dialed numbers also it will not ask you for Selection of Operator but will directly make a call from the SIM/Operator you made a recent call using dial pad.

    Suggestion – Dialing from Dial Pad from Sim 1 or Sim 2 should not alter our selection in Settings > Calls.

    2. Settings > Cellular Data – When we are using Internet Data from Sim1/Operator 1 and due to any reason such as poor speed or network issue if we are Switching to Sim2/Operator2 from Settings > Cellular Data at that time suddenly Network Signal of both the Sims gets vanished for 3-4 seconds and Screen turns black and phone gets Hang for a while.

    Suggestion – Transition from one operator to other operator should be smooth and without any disruption to network. Also request you to provide the selection criterion of choosing of operator for using cellular data should be provided in drop down menu itself, there should not be any need to go to settings menu again and again.

  • Pascal Julian Kilian

    Hm although I really love my One I am rather disappointed with the 2. If I only take a look at the screen on time of 4.5 hours, I can see that it´s not really better than the One. Mine usually gets around 3.75 hours. Due to the new processor, a probably more efficient display and a 7 % larger battery one could expect more.

  • Xu Qi Xiong

    USB type C??!!! why? i had slow charging!!!

  • vampyren

    I was considering this but after allot of reading and watching videos I went for LG G4 and I must say this is the best android phone I ever owned. Oneplus2 could have been a great phone but not having removable battery, no sd, no nfc, no fast charging is just too much to abandon. Also for the first time I see a feature I been missing on all my previous phones. Having a proper backup from the start without rooting or downloading third party is a major factor for me. LG has a built in Save/restore that can save everything on my sd. Maybe oneplus2 offer the same? I wish more android phones could take the same approach. This is one thing I have felt android sucks.

  • News Reporter

    Way over-hyped by these idi­ot mobile sites. Would never buy this phone. Then again, no one really can buy it. “Invite” only. What a dou­che company.

  • ArturoPL

    Hi guys I really like this phone and your review. I actually had the one plus one but unfortunately dropped the phone to a lake, so I need a new phone since I use it every day at work. I got frustrated the I had to wait to be invited to buy 1 + 2 unfortunately it is what it is and I had to go with different device and so far I’m really happy. Thank you for your all reviews they were really helpful and make my phone shopping really easy

  • Bastav Mahapatra

    I also have a op2 but when I try to capture image in dark it hangs.Why is it?Any idea…..

  • Cen Cherry

    Wow, very excited, the tear down is very good, could tear done the Bluboo Xtouch? I read from some website the comparison between Oneplus two and Xtouch, seems that the Bluboo Xtouch is very good

  • Daniel Ibarra

    If i buy the phone from the us oneplus official web page, it will be come international unlocked? I will be can use it in a mexican cellphone company?

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  • Miyo

    I just want to ask which one will you choose between Asus Zenfone 3, OnePlus 2, Vivo V3 Max and Honor 7?