In yet another show of success for the OnePlus 5, it became the bestselling smartphone during the recently concluded Amazon ‘Prime day’. Held between 6PM on 10th of July and midnight of the 11th of July, the hourly sales of OnePlus 5 saw 6X jump as compared to the average hourly sales on the platform. Amazon sales are exclusive of sales through the oneplusstore.in and offline experience stores.
Commenting on the milestone, Vikas Agarwal, General Manager – India, OnePlus said, “We are overwhelmed by the nation-wide response we have received for the OnePlus 5 during the Amazon ‘Prime Day’ sale. Furthermore, Amazon.in played a vital role in the success of the OnePlus 5, which has been clear from the reactions to the phone since its recent launch. We are committed to giving OnePlus fans the best smartphone and the OnePlus 5 has proved to be just that”
Only recently, OnePlus 5 became the highest revenue-grossing smartphone in the launch week on Amazon.in with over 3X jump in growth as compared to the OnePlus 3T, the brand’s pervious flagship smartphone.
Launched on 22nd June, the OnePlus 5 went on sale on 27th June and is available in two variants; the Midnight Black version (8 GB RAM / 128 GB storage) at Rs 37,999 and the Slate Gray version (6 GB RAM / 64GB storage) at Rs 32,999. The OnePlus 5 features the world’s highest resolution dual camera system (16+20MP), the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and Dash Charge technology.
Amazon.in has an exclusive partnership with the OnePlus brand since Dec 2014 and has successfully brought the flagship OnePlus smartphone devices to Indian customers, including OnePlus One, OnePlus 2, OnePlus X, OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T and now the latest flagship OnePlus 5.