OnePlus 3T with Snapdragon 821 SoC, 16MP front camera and 128GB variant launched at $439

OnePlus has announced the successor or an upgraded version of their Flagship OnePlus 3, the OnePlus 3T is a slightly enhanced version of the OnePlus 3 which was introduced 5 months back in July and has since seen tremendous success. OnePlus has slightly upgraded the OnePlus 3 with an imprpvement in the following factors keeping the rest same – Faster Snapdragon 821 processor, 16MP front facing camera wit hSamsung 3P8SP sensor and 1um pixel size. It now comes with a 3400mAh battery and has a new storage option of 128GB along with the 64GB.

The other features of the device like the 5.5-inch Full HD Optic AMOLED display is still the same with a 2.5D Curved Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection on top and it comes with the same Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with Oxygen OS on top out of the box, we are expecting the OnePlus 3T to get the Android Nougat update in the coming days to keep it in line with its competitors. The device comes with a similar 16MP rear camera with LED flash along with PDAF, EIS 2.0 and Optical Image Stabilization as well.

OnePlus 3T

Specifications of OnePlus 3T:

  • Display: 5.5-inch Full HD Optic AMOLED display with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • Processor: 2.35GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 821 64-bit processor with Adreno 530 GPU
  • RAM and Storage: 6GB LPDDR4 RAM, 64GB / 128GB (UFS 2.0) storage
  • Camera: 16-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, Sony IMX298 sensor, 1.12 micron pixel size, f/2.0 aperture, EIS 2.0, PDAF, OIS, 4K video recording at 30 fps, 720p slow motion at 120fps and a 16MP front-facing camera with Samsung 3P8SP sensor, 1.0 micron pixel size, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, 1080p video recording
  • OS: Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) with Oxygen OS
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE with VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (MIMO), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C
  • Dual nano SIM slots
  • Battery: 3400mAh battery with Dash Charge

It is quite surprising that OnePlus has released a successor or we can say an upgraded variant to the OnePlus 3 just months after its launch which might make the people who have purchased the OnePlus 3 a bit disappointed due to this recent upgrade. But with only slight differences between the two having similar design and display resolution it will not matter much. While OnePlus has announced earlier this week that both their devices the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 2 will be getting Android Nougat update before the end of this year we can expect the OnePlus 3T to be getting it shortly as well.

OnePlus has priced the OnePlus 3T at US$ 439 for the 64GB variant and US$479 for teh 128GB variant. The device will be available in Graphite and Soft Gold colors and will be available through starting from November 22 in the US and November 28th in Europe. The details about the availability in India is not yet announced.

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