The subtle changes in OnePlus 6T are even better than the previous smartphone – OnePlus 6 in many aspects. There are many android phones available in the market. Also, many mobile companies launch their phone as Flagship killers and eventually turns out to be a flagship smartphone in the market. There is only one company that has carved a niche and released the smartphone is OnePlus.
The journey started from OnePlus One, which has beaten all the records of the smartphones released by the mobile operators and called as Flagship smartphones. Over time, OnePlus has beaten all the odds with the release of new smartphones featuring new designs, technology and the most crucial factor – affordable price. OnePlus has taken the competition seriously and learn all the way to outdo the competition in the market. OnePlus 6T is the flagship phone unveiled in India on 30th October, 2018.
OnePlus 6T price in India
The OnePlus 6T is priced at $549 (INR 40,000) for the 6GB/128GB and 8GB/256GB variants are priced at $579 (INR 42,500) and $629(INR 46,000), respectively. OnePlus is also offering Type-C bullets, which are priced at $19. The device still costs lesser than other android phones available in the market with the same technology and features.
OnePlus 6T review
Like the OnePlus 6, the OnePlus 6T is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845. It runs on OxygenOS based on Andriod Pie and is an incremental upgrade over the OnePlus 6. OnePlus 6T come with 6.41-inch optic AMOLED display at the front having a resolution of 2340×1080. The aspect ratio is of 19.5:9. It sports a teardrop notch, which helps a higher screen-to-body ratio as compared to OnePus 6. The display is protected through Corning’s new Gorilla Glass 6. It features the same glass-sandwich design, that was also a part of OnePlus 6, but the OnePLus has an in-display fingerprint scanner underneath the screen.
The OnePlus 6T features octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, paired with 6GB of RAM in the 128GB variant and 8GB in the 256GB variant, which is neither expandable or does not support 512GB variant. The back camera is same OnePlus 6 with 16MP+20MP duo while the front camera is also similar -16 Megapixel. Although, OnePlus claims that it has fix night photography issues that were faced in smartphones released earlier, and has launched Night Scape which provides better results in low light and takes lesser time to click photos. The device is backed with 3750 mAH battery with OnePlus dash Charge.
Key specs of OnePlus 6T
Dimensions and weight: 157.5mm x 74.8mm x 8.2mm. 185 grams
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
RAM: Up to 8GB RAM
Storage: Up to 256GB
Battery: 3700 mAh
Screen: 6.4-inch OLED screen with 2340 x 1080 pixels resolution
Software: OxygenOS based on Android 9 Pie
Cameras: 16-megapixel and 20-megapixel cameras on rear. 16-megapixel camera on front
The device has been launched in Mirror Black and Midnight Black colour options in the US, however, you need to wait and watch if the company will offer more options in its biggest market, India.
OnePlus 6T offers
Amazon is the exclusive online partner and has already created a dedicated page to market the new flagship phone from OnePlus. You can pre-book the smartphone before the device goes on sale on 1 November, 2018.
As part of the sale, Amazon is offering varied offers such as a cashback of up to INR 5,400 for Reliance Jio users, instant discount for ICICI bank customers via using debit/credit cards while Citibank cardholders will receive INR1000 cashback as Amazon pay balance. Furthermore, Amazon is offering OnePlus Type-C bullets earphones for free with every purchase of OnePlus 6T, with an additional cashback of INR 500 as Amazon Pay balance.
OnePlus 6T will also be available on sale on the company’s website – Oneplus.in. The company has also planned to market the device by partnering with the Croma outlets and Reliance Digital as a part of the company’s plan to increase its retail visibility.