If you’re still waiting to buy the best and affordable flagship smartphone OnePlus 5T, here is one more reason to change your mind. The Chinese mobile vendor OnePlus has unveiled the much-requested OnePlus 5T in its Lava Red colour variant in India.
The radiant Lava Red colour shade of OnePlus 5T is inspired by the dynamic nature of lava with colours that change under different types of light. It’s also the first red coloured smartphone from the mobile vendor.
Talking about the built process, OnePlus was able to achieve this radiant Lava Red colour shade through an accurate combination of temperature, consistency and baking time with less than 0.01 percent variation. For the premium texture and feel, the mobile has gone through two anodic oxidation processes, using double blasting and an AF coating. The company has also added a completely redesigned wallpaper unique to this edition.
Amazon India, the exclusive online partner of OnePlus has already started taking registration [Amazon.in/OnePlus5TLavaRed] for this special edition smartphone. OnePlus 5T Lava Red edition will go on sale starting 20th January 2018 at sharp 12 PM. Do note that this colour variant is available only with the 8 GB of RAM and 128GB of storage combination.
OnePlus 5T Specification
Other than the striking colour change, the OnePlus 5T hardware remains the same. It flaunts a 6.01-inch Full Optic AMOLED display having 18:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, you get the powerful octa-core Snapdragon 835 running at 2.45GHz and Adreno 540 GPU at 710MHz. The processor paired with a higher memory of 8GB RAM and carries 128GB internal storage.
In the camera department, OnePlus 5T also features a dual rear setup. A combination of a 16MP main camera with Sony IMX sensor having f/1.7 and a 20MP secondary camera with Sony IMX sensor having f/1.7. The front/selfie camera is equipped with a 16MP Sony IMX sensor having f2.0 and screen flash to provide more light.
The original OnePlus 5T with 6GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage retails at Rs 32,999. Whereas, the 8GB RAM and 128GB of storage variant is priced at Rs 38,999. Both variants are available exclusively via Amazon India [amazon.in/OP5T] and OnePlus India store.
The company has recently launched the OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition in India. It boasted a white back cover with a red Star Wars logo printed on the bottom. The alert slider also gets the same red accent, making it pop out. You also get some Star War related wallpapers and theme on the phone.
|Status||Available. Released 2017, November|
|Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE|
|Display||Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 4.789 (sunlight)|
|Type||Optic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Resolution||1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~401 ppi density)|
|Size||6.01 inches, 93.7 cm2 (~80.0% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Weight||162 g (5.71 oz)|
|Dimensions||156.1 x 75 x 7.3 mm (6.15 x 2.95 x 0.29 in)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|Cpu||Octa-core (4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835|
|Memory + RAM||128 GB, 8 GB RAM or 64 GB, 6 GB RAM|
|OS||Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)|
|External storage (card slot)||No|
|Camera||Photo / Video|
|Primary camera||Dual: 16 MP (f/1.7, 27mm, 1/2.8", 1.12 Âµm, gyro EIS) + 20 MP (f/1.7, 27mm, 1/2.8", 1 Âµm), phase detection autofocus, dual-LED flash, check quality|
|Secondary camera||16 MP (f/2.0, 20mm, 1.0 Âµm), gyro EIS, Auto HDR, 1080p|
|Video||2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@30/120fps, check quality|
|Additional features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama|
|Sound quality||- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - Dirac HD sound|
|Audio quality||Noise -94.0dB / Crosstalk -93.7dB|
|Loud speaker||Voice 68dB / Noise 73dB / Ring 69dB|
|3.5mm jack support||Yes|
|Network and Sensors|
|Sim||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Network||CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA|
|4G Bands||LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)|
|Speed||HSPA, LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps|
|3G Bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, DLNA, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Battery info||Non-removable Li-Po 3300 mAh battery|
|Features||- Fast battery charging 5V 4A 20W (Dash Charge) - DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player - MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/FLAC player - Document viewer - Photo/video editor|
|Colors||Midnight Black, Lava Red (China only)|