OnePlus presents the OnePlus 2 as "the 2016 flagship killer", raises eyebrows

The OnePlus 2 will be officially announced on July 27, and could go on sale shortly after that for under $450 (unlocked)...
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17. Neros

Posts: 1016; Member since: Dec 19, 2014

INVITE SYSTEM I think I've heard enough.

23. My1cent

Posts: 370; Member since: Jan 30, 2014

SD820 + lower than $400 = 2016 Flagship killer! SD810 = 2015 Flagship's killer!

24. TBomb

Posts: 1286; Member since: Dec 28, 2012

it'd be cool if they were just trolling the world and they drop the mic with a 2.5ghz processor, fingerprint scanner, 4gig ram and a 4000mah battery. Do i think this? No But it'd be cool

26. raky_b

Posts: 370; Member since: Jul 02, 2014

killer my ass! it's coming with same spec as some other phones have more then 6 months. and it's not cheep... it't won't have any chanse with it's "invites" against ZTE Axon, which is 450 IN USA!!!http://www.phonearena.com/news/ZTE-Axon-hands-on_id71541 same spec, similar price and with this invites sistem, tell's me that it won't kill Axon, but there is much more other deices that won't be "killed". let's just start with still not anounsed Xiaomi Mi5 (hope it will have better support then Mi4i) with similar price, then LG G4, Xperia Z3+ and many more, all of which in USA and EU cost as much as will One+ with TAX. and in China, there are allready many more devices based on same SoC with similar price. so One+ will have to do somethig special,and i just don't see anything special about them. so, if this device kill anyone, it will be people who have big expecations from it's sale.

27. Saioofi

Posts: 336; Member since: May 23, 2014

MKBHD doesn't agree

28. Kary1

Posts: 300; Member since: Jun 26, 2015

Maybe they're assuming that Samsung S7 will have three more important features removed.

32. frustyak

Posts: 248; Member since: Mar 08, 2010

It was and is a good phone, but OnePlus touted the 2014 One as a Flagship Killer too, and the Flagships aren't dead.

33. GreekGeek

Posts: 1276; Member since: Mar 22, 2014

It's a SNAPDRAGON810...it will be a lemon for sure

34. yonith

Posts: 225; Member since: Sep 11, 2012

I wish TI still made Sons or that Nvidia was actually competitive.

35. medicci37

Posts: 1361; Member since: Nov 19, 2011

The 810 has already killed this flagship

36. chadful33

Posts: 43; Member since: Apr 20, 2011

The 2016 is definitely not a typo.. They're just being realistic when someone might actually get their hands on one. Because of their crappy invite system... ;-)

37. pa_follow

Posts: 19; Member since: Jun 21, 2015

Arrogant or not, it's savvy marketing. However, the slogan won't last long because unsubstantiated claims like that attract too much attention from regulatory bodies.

38. Af1rPA

Posts: 712; Member since: Jun 12, 2014

Maybe the 810 explodes and kills the user? Jokes aside, the 2015 financial year did just end at the end of June so it's now 2016 in their books.

39. Fire5

Posts: 315; Member since: Feb 13, 2015

SD810 +one plus =toaster lol

40. Tondern

Posts: 164; Member since: Feb 23, 2015

I'm just waiting for all the unkowing users that will flock OP's forum and Facebook with performance issues, and many articles will be written on it. Looking forward.

43. franklin919

Posts: 9; Member since: May 02, 2014

Big FAIL... And that invite system, you know what you can do with that 1+?

44. CellieCell

Posts: 150; Member since: Apr 14, 2010

I hope is available for Verizon!

45. adsg48

Posts: 79; Member since: Apr 18, 2015

Is it their last device? "2016 flagship killer" !!!...great joke OnePlus ...

48. longtian

Posts: 40; Member since: Apr 13, 2013

Where to look at the specific configuration.
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