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OnePlus 6 coming with a notch display, hinted by OxygenOS firmware files

Like the Notch or not, OnePlus is also going to adapt the new design trend as well, according to a new report that suggest that the OnePlus 6 will be featuring a notch display just like the iPhone X. The OnePlus 6 might also be coming with a 19:9 aspect ratio display which will prevent the 18:9 content from being cropped out because of the notch.

OnePlus 6 Notch design could be real

Earlier today, OnePlus released a new OxygenOS beta update for the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T based on the Android 8.1 Oreo. Within the firmware files, XDA Developers found the code name for the next flagship, ‘enchilada’. For reference, the codename for OnePlus 5 and 5T is ‘cheeseburger’ and ‘dumpling’ respectively.

OnePlus 6

Inside the Settings apk file, XDA Developers has found the codename for the next smartphone and more evidence about the OnePlus 6. Digging deeper into the OxygenOS Open Beta 4 firmware files, an image has been found which is named as “screendecor_up_img_enchilada_1” as seen above. This means that OnePlus engineers are testing app support on the next smartphone with notch display.

OnePlus 6 specifications

The OnePlus 6 is going to have a model name A6000 which has been leaked from the benchmark screenshot leaks. The smartphone is also going to sport the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor which already made its debut in Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+.

Two live images of the OnePlus 6 have also been leaked which clearly show that the smartphone is coming with a notch design. The Settings page showing in this image shows that the smartphone is running Android 8.1 Oreo with Oxygen OS 5.1. The image further shows that the smartphone is featuring 64GB internal storage.

It is worth noting that all information currently known about the OnePlus 6 is still rumoured, with no official teaser or tidbits revealed by OnePlus. We will update you with the latest updates which we will get about this smartphone, just stay tuned to Gadgets to Use on our social media pages.


Abhishek Bhatnagar

Abhishek Bhatnagar, a known technology blogger & YouTuber from India. A Software Engineer by qualification, now he works as the editor-In-Chief, Webmaster, & Managing Director at Gadgets To Use. He runs a number of other technology websites as well.