Apple is always known for its unique design. The design of iPhone 6 Plus is simply amazing. The curved edges around the smartphone make it really look great. The dimensions of iPhone 6 Plus are 158.1 X 77.8 mm and the device weighs 172 grams. iPhone 6 Plus comes with aluminum body and shatter proof exterior glass. OnePlus One doesn’t come with any metal body. There are two colors available which are white and black. The dimensions of OnePlus One smartphone are 152.9 X 75.9 mm. OnePlus One is lighter as compared to iPhone 6 Plus as the device weighs 162 grams.
As it comes with the bigger tag, iPhone 6 Plus comes with a 5.5-inch display which uses a newer version of Retina display known as Retina HD. You will get vivid & bright colors on your iPhone 6 Plus. OnePlus One also comes with a 5.5-inch display which consumes less power and offers bright colors. Both the displays are full HD displays and gives a pixel density of 401ppi.
Coming to the hardware comparison of both the devices, iPhone 6 Plus comes with A8 chip. A8 chip is the latest chip launched by Apple and is only available with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The chip is smaller in size as compared to A7 chip which was present in iPhone 5S. This is a 64 bit chip which will help in saving a lot of battery on your iPhone 6 Plus and will also give amazing performance. It comes with a 1.4 Ghz processor and 1 GB RAM. iPhone 6 Plus comes with M8 motion processor which will analyze all the sensor information and pass it to the A8 chip. The device comes with three memory options which are 16 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB. Apple has ditched the 32 GB model this time. As usual, There is no option to add external microSD card in the device.
OnePlus One comes with a powerful 2.5 Ghz Snapdragon 801 processor. You will get thrice the RAM in OnePlus One as compared to iPhone 6 Plus i.e. 3 GB. If we talk about the hardware iPhone 6 Plus is nowhere close to OnePlus One but processing of the system also depends on the operating system of the system and as per comments iPhone 6 Plus gives nice performance. You will get two memory options which are 16 GB and 64 GB with your OnePlus One smartphone. There is no memory card slot in OnePlus One as well.
iPhone 6 Plus comes with 8-megapixel camera shooter. This is an iSight camera which comes with a big pixel size. You can easily snap some of the best photos with your iPhone 6 Plus. A lot of improvements have been done to the camera app on iPhone 6 Plus such as new features are added. You will get Optical Image Stabilization, slo-mo time lapse video effects in the camera of iPhone 6 Plus. You will get 1.2-megapixel front camera on your iPhone 6 Plus.
OnePlus One comes with a 13-megapixel rear camera. You will get normal features such as autofocus, LED flash in the camera of OnePlus One smartphone. The device comes with 5-mega pixel front camera which is capable of recording videos in 1080P HD.
Apple iPhone 6 Plus comes with the advanced iOS 8 operating system. There are a lot of improvements done in iOS 8 as compared to iOS 7. New features such as health kit, family sharing, quick type, handoff etc. are added in iOS 8. iOS 8 allows you to make NFC payments with iPhone 6 Plus using the Apple Pay payment gateway.
OnePlus One comes with Android KitKat v4.4.2. You can upgrade your smartphone to the latest Android v4.4.4 Operating system. The OS of the device is overlaid with Cyanogenmod which is a custom ROM for the device.
If we talk about the features of iPhone 6 Plus, you will get impressive features like the Health App and NFC Payments. You can track your daily fitness routine, calorie intake with the help of the Health app. You also get Touch ID fingerprint sensor in iPhone 6 Plus which works as a way of authenticating the owner of the device. A new barometer sensor in the iPhone 6 Plus is also a nice feature.
Battery is always an issue with smartphones. iPhone 6 Plus comes with 1810 mAh battery whereas you will get massive 3100 mAh battery with OnePlus One smartphone.
Price matters a lot and helps in deciding which smartphone to buy. OnePlus One is available for $299 (16 GB) and the 64 GB model is available for $349.