Finally the frustrations, the wait, the excitement is over. OnePlus has officially launched the midway upgrade to its flagship killer OnePlus 3, which now called OnePlus 3T in India. On a quick glance, the smartphone features Snapdragon 821, 128GB storage option, 16MP rear & 16MP selfie front-facing camera, Type-C port and Dash charging support.
So what’s the price? Giving great value to the money you spend, OnePlus 3T comes with a price tag starting at Rs 29,999. The price tag Rs 29,999 is for the 64GB variant of OnePlus 3T, whereas the 128GB variant is the price at whopping Rs 34,999. Luckily, OnePlus is keeping its close tie with Amazon, even after the company launched its own OnePlus store. So the smartphone will be available exclusively at Amazon India. The sales start at 12.01 AM on 14th December 2016.
Ready to buy? The OnePlus 3T got the exact design and metal unibody build as of OnePlus 3. The phone is thin with 7.35 mm thickness and weighs around at 158g. There is a new color option for the mobile, Gunmetal in addition to the soft gold colour.
OnePlus 3T still flaunts 5.5-inch Optic AMOLED full HD display that comes with a pixel density of 401 ppi and protected with Gorilla Glass 4. The mobile now comes upgraded with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad-core processor overclocked at dual 2.35 GHz and dual 1.6 GHz speeds. For seamless multitasking and intense gaming, the processor comes coupled with 6GB LPDDR4 RAM and Adreno 530 graphic processing unit. For storage, the smartphone comes in 64GB and 12GB internal storage variants based on UFS 2.0 technology.
On the photography side, the OnePlus 3T keeps the same 16-megapixel back camera on the back. It carries the Sony IMX 298 sensor along with electronic (EIS) and optical (OIS) stabilisation for both photos and videos. It also supports PDAF, also you can fine tune the exposure, ISO, focus and more just like in a DSLR. On the front mobile now got a 16-megapixel front-facing camera with Samsung 3P8SP sensor and aperture of f/2.0 and PDAF.
Connectivity wise OnePlus 3T comes with a dual nano-SIMcard slot that supports 4G LTE(supporting every Indian 4G bands 3, 5, 40, 4, 41) and VoLTE for HD voice calling. Other connectivity options include 3G and 2G networks support along with WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC and USB Type-C port. The smartphone also got a fingerprint sensor placed on the home button on the front. For audiophiles the mobile packs Dirac HD Sound that enhances and optimises audio output.
Powering all this, OnePlus 3T packs a 3,400 mAh battery that comes with Dash Charger. So on a quick 30 minutes charge, you can replenish over 60 percent of the phone’s battery. The smartphone runs on android Marshmallow OS out of the box with OnePlus’s Oxygen skin over the top.