Budget OnePlus phone with 6,000mAh battery, HD+ display to launch soon: report

OnePlus is reportedly working on an entry-level smartphone powered by the Snapdragon 460 chipset

Highlights
  • OnePlus may soon launch an entry-level phone in several markets
  • The OnePlus ‘Clover’ will be powered by the Snapdragon 460 chipset
  • The affordable OnePlus phone will feature an HD+ display and 6,000mAh battery

It seems rumours about the OnePlus ‘Clover’ are true as a new report by Android Central claims the company will be launching the entry-level smartphone soon. The upcoming OnePlus phone will come with budget specifications, including a 720p display, Snapdragon 460 chipset, and 4GB RAM. The unnamed OnePlus smartphone, which is codenamed Clover, will launch in several markets, including the U.S. The OnePlus ‘Clover’ phone follows the OnePlus Nord, which is a mid-range smartphone that was launched in India in July.

According to the report, the OnePlus ‘Clover’ will launch imminently, although an exact date is unknown at the moment. Given that the OnePlus Nord was launched in India and the country is a huge market for budget smartphones, we assume the OnePlus Clover will be launched here as well. 

OnePlus Clover specifications will reportedly include a 6.52-inch HD+ LCD display. The phone will be powered by the Snapdragon 460 chipset, which is the same SoC powering the newly launched OPPO A53. The processor will be paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage with support for a microSD card.

Notably, the OnePlus Clover could boast of a large 6,000mAh battery with 18W fast-charging support. As for the cameras, the phone is said to be equipped with a triple rear camera setup that will include a 13MP primary sensor and two 2MP sensors. Lastly, the budget OnePlus phone will come with a headphone jack.