Hands-on with the smaller, cheaper OnePlus X

From the moment you pick up the OnePlus X, it’s hard not to think about the iPhones of yesteryear. There’s no denying it: there’s a whiff of the iPhone 4 and iPhone 5 to this new handset. But that’s not necessarily a criticism. It’s been a while since those phones were Apple’s crème de la crème, and there’s a certain sophistication to the X’s glass back and rounded corners. Turning it over in my hands, it certainly doesn’t feel like a $249 phone. OnePlus has paid attention to the details: the metal frame, for instance, has 17 “micro-cuts” to make it a little grippier. The alert slider, which lets you switch between three notification profiles, has a different finish so you can find it in your pocket without looking.Slideshow-336543

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