OnePlus has officially announced the OnePlus 5T that comes with one major difference compared to the OnePlus 5 – a bigger display with less bezels. The phone has been priced same as the OnePlus 5, that is Rs 32,999 for the 6GB/64GB variant, while the 8GB/128GB variant at Rs 37,999.
This means that there will stop production of the OnePlus 5 and it will be available till the stocks last, in case you love the home button and would want to buy.
How to buy?
OnePlus 5T will be available in India starting November 28 in an open sale, exclusively on Amazon. Prime members on Amazon will have early access to the flash sale on November 21 that goes live at 4.30PM. Though, an open sale will start on November 21 at OnePlus online store and the OnePlus experience centre in Bangalore as well.
There are some discounts lined up as well. Until December 2, you can get an instant discount of Rs 1,500 on Amazon India *if you pay using HDFC Bank card. Also Idea users will get 1008GB of bundled 4G data for one year.
OnePlus 5T specs
OnePlus 5T packs a big 6.01 inch display which an Optic AMOLED panel like the previous OnePlus phones. It has a resolution of FullHD+ (1080 x 2160 pixels), 401ppi density and 18:9 aspect ratio. The phone is made out of anodized aluminium and has a 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5 at front.
It is powered by 2.45GHz Snapdragon 835 octa core chip with 6/8GB RAM and 64/128 GB storage. The phone features a dual 16MP+20MP camera setup at the back but there is no optical zoom like OnePlus 5T. They both come with F1.7 aperture, and can record 4K video.
At front the camera remains the same at 16MP with F2.0 aperture.
OnePlus 5T runs Android 7.1.1 out of the box will be upgraded to Android 8.0 Oreo. Features include face recognition, NFC, dual band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, 3 microphones for noise cancellation and global network support.
The phone has a 3300mAh battery with Dash charging via a 5V 4A fast charger.