The highly-anticipated OnePlus 11 has arrived, respiratory some contemporary air again into the favored smartphone lineup. Final yr’s considerably disappointing OnePlus 10T made many OnePlus fanatics query the corporate’s route, however fortunately, the OnePlus 11 is right here to assist restore any misplaced religion within the model.
Not solely does the OnePlus 11 deliver again every little thing that’s nice about OnePlus underneath the hood, however it additionally takes the fashionable look of the OnePlus 10 Professional in an entire new route with a rounded digicam module that feels prefer it lastly deserves to have the title Hasselblad stamped onto it. As with final yr’s OnePlus 10 and OnePlus 10T, the corporate has saved the colour choices easy but gorgeous. There are solely two to select from, however they’re each nonetheless simply as beautiful as final yr’s picks — and OnePlus remains to be setting it other than different smartphone makers by additionally distinguishing its fashions by the totally different finishes used for every colour. Listed below are the OnePlus 11 colours you get to select from!
OnePlus 11 in Titan Black
Though OnePlus likes to vary up its colour names every year, the Titan Black on the OnePlus 11 is admittedly simply the religious successor to the unique Sandstone Black that debuted with the OnePlus One. Followers of the Volcanic Black and Moonstone Black of final yr’s OnePlus 10 telephones will discover the matte frosted glass end snug and straightforward to maintain a grip with out leaving it coated with fingerprints.
The corporate didn’t go into a lot element this time round on the method used to craft the Titan Black end, however since matte glass remains to be glass, you may count on it to nonetheless shimmer and sparkle in a singular manner underneath the best lighting.
It’s a mode that makes a press release with out being ostentatious about it. It additionally blends in fantastically with the brand new rounded digicam module.
Titan Black is the secure selection for people searching for an aesthetic but minimalist model, however it’s additionally a sensible selection because the textured matte floor additionally means you gained’t want to fret about smudges or fingerprints. It’s additionally the one possibility out there for each the 128GB and 256GB storage choices of the OnePlus 11.
OnePlus 11 in Everlasting Inexperienced
The designers at OnePlus clearly love shades of inexperienced, as this has been a normal colour for a number of years now, going again to the OnePlus 8. The names and hues might change from yr to yr, however the general shade of inexperienced remains to be an unmistakable a part of the OnePlus model.
Final yr we obtained Forest Inexperienced on the OnePlus 10 Professional and Jade Inexperienced on the OnePlus 10T. This yr the corporate is looking its premium colour Everlasting Inexperienced, which it says is “impressed by the shades of the rainforest nightfall.”
As one may count on from that description, it’s undoubtedly nearer to Forest Inexperienced than Jade Inexperienced, however it’s a much less saturated model that’s extra harking back to the Pine Inexperienced of the OnePlus 9 Professional. “Nightfall” is an applicable description, however it additionally looks like a extra refined colour for a cellphone that’s reached a sure stage of maturity.
There’s a pleasant bonus this yr for followers of the extra colourful OnePlus 11. Whereas it’s nonetheless delightfully shiny, OnePlus has labored to make the Everlasting Inexperienced end far much less of a fingerprint magnet. Those that needed to correctly exhibit their Jade Inexperienced OnePlus 10T have been pressured to both slap it into a transparent case or be consistently wiping it down. This yr, OnePlus says it added an “inner layering therapy” that ought to scale back fingerprint stains. And it really works fairly nicely! Whereas not completely proof against fingerprints, it’s additionally removed from a fingerprint magnet.
Like previous shades of inexperienced, Everlasting Inexperienced is a good decide for people who need extra of a standout model, and it’s clear that OnePlus considers this its premium colour, as you’ll need to spring for the 256GB mannequin to get it. That’s not essentially a foul concept, although, as that further $100 doubles your storage and your RAM — you get 16GB reasonably than 8GB, which ought to translate to a wholesome efficiency increase, particularly in case you’re gaming and even simply switching between a number of apps frequently.