Good news for those who had been waiting for OnePlus 3T India launch. Earlier this week, OnePlus revealed that it will soon be launching its latest smartphone in India, but it did not reveal any launch date. Instead, OnePlus GM Vikas Agarwal volunteered for Truth or Dare on the company s Facebook page and said that he will reveal the launch date after the end of this round. Staying true to his words, he took the bungee jumping challenge and at the end of it he revealed that the new smartphone is coming to the Indian shores on December 2. Also Read - Best gaming phones under Rs 35,000 to buy in India in October 2021Also Read - OnePlus 9RT price in India tipped to be around Rs 40,000, launch next month
In comparison to the OnePlus 3, the new smartphone is equipped with a slightly better chipset, comes with more storage, a better selfie camera and slightly larger battery. It is offered in two storage options the one with 64GB storage variant, priced at $439 (approximately Rs 30,000), whereas the 128GB variant is priced at $479 (approximately Rs 32,500). To put these prices to perspective, the OnePlus 3 with 64GB storage is priced at Rs 27,999.
OnePlus 3T specifications
Just like the OnePlus 3, the OnePlus 3T also sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080p) Optic AMOLED display covered with 2.5D curved glass and Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It is powered by Qualcomm s 64-bit Snapdragon 821 quad-core SoC clocked at 2.35GHz, paired with 6GB of RAM and Adreno 530GPU.
In the photography department, the smartphone sports a 16-megapixel rear snapper (Sony IMX398 image sensor) of aperture f/2.0. It also comes with features such as Phase Detection Auto-focus (PDAF), Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) and Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS). It also supports 4K video recording at 30fps, and slow-motion HD video recording at 720fps. There is also a 16-megapixel front-facing camera of aperture f/2.0 for selfies and video calling, and it also supports 1080p video recording. ALSO READ: As a OnePlus 3 owner, the OnePlus 3T annoys me
Armed with a 3,400mAh battery and support for Dash Charge technology, it can charge your smartphone from 0-60 percent in about 30 minutes. With connectivity options such as dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE and VoLTE HD voice calling, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth, NFC and GPS, the smartphone also comes with USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer. ALSO READ: OnePlus 3T, OnePlus 3 to receive Android Nougat update by 2016-end
The OnePlus 3T boots Android 6.0 Marshmallow-based Oxygen OS out of the box, and it will soon be updated to Android 7.0 Nougat, later this year. Other features of the OnePlus 3T include fingerprint sensor embedded inside the home button, and the Alert Slider on the side to quickly turn on the silent or vibration mode. ALSO READ: OnePlus 3T vs OnePlus 3: Here s what s new