Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus on Thursday said it will start manufacturing smartphones in India by December, adding that OnePlus X Onyx, unveiled today will be the company’s first made in Indiahandset to go on sale.
Earlier this month, OnePlus, which launched its first device in the country last year, had announced partnership with electronics major Foxconn to begin local assembling operations in Andhra Pradesh.
OnePlus launched two new devices under OnePlus Xrange – Onyx and a limited Ceramic edition – priced at Rs.16,999 and Rs.22,999, respectively.
These smartphones will be available on Amazon.in through an invite-only model from November.
“OnePlus X is a design-centric device, chic and powerfulenough to fit any lifestyle. The Onyx also marks our entry into the sub-Rs.320,000 range and will help us expand our base further in the country,” OnePlus General Manager India VikasAgarwal said.