OnePlus 6T vs OnePlus 6 – Differences and Comparison

OnePlus has launched their latest Flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 6T which is the successor to its predecessor the OnePlus 6 launched earlier this year. There are some minor yet useful changes seen in the latest flagship with the most hyped one being the built-in under display Fingerprint sensor. Some of the basic changes which are bigger screen, bigger battery, change in design and even some new features in the camrea etc.


Display: 6.41-inch Full HD+ 19.5:9 aspect ratio Optic AMOLED display over 600 nits brightness and Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection

Processor: 2.8GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 10nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 630 GPU

RAM and Storage: 6GB LPDDR4X RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.1) storage, 8GB LPDDR4X RAM with 128GB / 256GB (UFS 2.1) storage

Rear Camera: 16MP rear camera with dual LED Flash, f/1.7 aperture, 1/2.6″  Sony IMX519 sensor, 1.22μm pixel size, OIS, EIS, secondary 20MP camera with Sony IMX376K sensor, f/1.7 aperture, 1.0μm pixel size, 480 fps slo-mo at 720p, 240 fps at 1080p, 4k at 60 fps

Front Camera: 16MP front-facing camera with Sony IMX 371 sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 1.0μm pixel size

OS: Android 9.0 (Pie) with OxygenOS 9.0

Dual SIM (nano + nano), In-display fingerprint sensor, Water-resistant, USB Type-C audio, Bottom-facing speaker, Dirac HD Sound

Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C

Battery: 3700mAh with Dash Charge (5V – 4A)

OnePlus 6T

OnePlus 6T vs OnePlus 6 – Display:

  • OnePlus 6T has a 6.41-inch 1080 x 2340 AMOLED display with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9,
  • OnePlus 6 has a 6.28-inch 1080 x 2280 AMOLED screen with an aspect ratio of 19:9

The Dispaly in the 6T is bigger and better with a tear drop shaped notch in comparison to the bar shaped notch in the OnePlus 6.

OnePlus 6T vs OnePlus 6 – Design: 

The OnePlus 6T comes with a similar overall design with some minor changes like the tear drop shaped front Notch on the Display and the lack of Fingerprint sensor on the back of the device. Overall there is not much of a difference and you would like both.

OnePlus 6T vs OnePlus 6 – Fingerprint Sensor: 

This is one the major changes with the Fingerprint sensor positioned under the Display in the lower half od the screen. The Fingerprint sensor is faster than what we saw in Vivo devices but is a bit slower than the traditional one in the OnePlus 6.

OnePlus 6T vs OnePlus 6 – Battery: 

There has been a bump in the battery capacity in the OnePlus 6T with the battery now being a 3700mAh one as compared to the 3300 mAh battery in the OnePlus 6. We can expect the battery to last a whole day now on one full charge which was not the case in OnePlus 6.

OnePlus 6T vs OnePlus 6 – Price:

The company have launched three variants of the OnePlus 6T similar to the OnePlus 6 with the base variant discontinued.

  • 6GB RAM with 128GB version is priced at $549 and Rs. 37,999 in India
  • 8GB RAM with 128GB storage version costs $579 and Rs. 41,999 in India
  • 8GB RAM with 256GB storage version costs $629 and Rs. 45,999 in India

The OnePlus 6T as usual is the better of the two and with no price difference it is an obvious choice between the two device. But is it worth upgrading from OnePlus 6 is a big NO.

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