OnePlus has just launched the new flagship OnePlus 6T at an event in New York which is the successor to the OnePlus 6 and is launched just after 6 months from the launch of the OnePlus 6. As the rumors confirmed previously, the OnePlus 6T comes with a water-drop notch and has an in-display fingerprint scanner. Its display has an 86% screen-to-body ratio and is protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 6. It doesn’t have a 3.5mm audio jack but it has a bundled USB Type-C to 3.5mm adapter, USB Type-C earphones or Bluetooth headphones. It comes with a glass back with Mirror Black color option with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection and the glass not only increases durability but also creates a 3D effect that accentuates the signature OnePlus horizon line.
Another Midnight Black color variant with a glass back and matte finish has a jagged texture that was etched onto the film to produce a subtle S-shaped line when the phone is reflected in the light. The OnePlus 6T is priced at $549 for the 6GB RAM with 128GB inbuilt storage, $579 for the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage variant and the top-end 8GB RAM with 256GB inbuilt storage variant is priced at $629. It will be available in the US via the carrier T-Mobile from November 1st and in Europe from 6th. The device will be launched for the Indian market today and will go on sale in India exclusively via Amazon India from November 1st.
The OnePlus 6T features a 6.41-inch Full HD+ 19.5:9 aspect ratio Optic AMOLED display with 100.63% sRGB color gamut, DCI-P3 color gamut, over 600 nits brightness, Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection and 2340 × 1080 pixels resolution and is powered by a 2.8GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 10nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 630 GPU. It comes with 6GB LPDDR4X of RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.1) inbuilt storage and 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM with 256GB (UFS 2.1) storage. It runs on the Android 8.1 (Oreo) with OxygenOS 5.1 out of the box and comes with Dual SIM support (nano + nano).
It has a dual rear camera with a 16-megapixel camera with dual LED Flash, f/1.7 aperture, 1/2.6″ Sony IMX519 sensor, 1.22μm pixel size, OIS, EIS along with a secondary 20-megapixel camera with Sony IMX376K sensor, f/1.7 aperture, 1.0μm pixel size, 480 fps slo-mo at 720p, 240 fps at 1080p, 4k at 60 fps. It also comes with a 16-megapixel front-facing camera with Sony IMX 371 sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 1.0μm pixel size. It has a bigger 3700mAh battery with Dash Charge (5V – 4A) and comes with 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C connectivity options. It has an in-display fingerprint sensor that can unlock the phone in 0.34 seconds and comes with additional features like USB Type-C audio, Bottom-facing speaker and Dirac HD Sound. It measures 157.7×74.8×8.2mm and weight 185 grams.