OnePlus 3T with Snapdragon 821, 16MP front and rear cameras, up to 128GB storage announced starting at $439


OnePlus just announced 3T, an upgraded version of the OnePlus 3 that was introduced back in June. It has the same 5.5-inch 1080 Optic AMOLED display with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection, runs on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) with Oxygen OS top and has a 16-megapixel rear camera with LED flash with EIS 2.0, phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) and Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), but this has a Sapphire crystal lens cover protection. It is powered by a faster Snapdragon 821 processor, has a 16-megapixel front-facing camera with Samsung 3P8SP sensor and 1.0 µm pixel size, 3400mAh battery and new 128GB storage option, in addition to 64GB.


It still has the same aluminium unibody design. The company says that 3T features the most refined version of OxygenOS yet and software updates will follow the same schedule for both 3 and 3T. The company also confirmed that Android Nougat will come to both phones later this year.

OnePlus 3T specifications

  • 5.5-inch (1920×1080 pixels) Full HD Optic AMOLED display with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • 2.35GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 821 64-bit processor with Adreno 530 GPU
  • 6GB LPDDR4 RAM, 64GB / 128GB (UFS 2.0) storage
  • Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) with Oxygen OS
  • Dual nano SIM slots
  • 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
  • 16MP front-facing camera with Samsung 3P8SP sensor, 1.0 micron pixel size, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, 1080p video recording
  • Dimensions: 152.7×74.7×7.35mm; Weight: 158g
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Bottom-facing speaker, dual microphone for noise cancellation
  • 4G LTE with VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (MIMO), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C
  • 3400mAh battery with Dash Charge

The OnePlus 3T comes in new Gunmetal color instead of Graphite, but the Soft Gold remains the same and comes only in 64GB version. It starts at US$ 439 (Rs. 29782) / EUR 439 / GBP 399 for the 64GB version and the 128GB version is priced at US$ $479 (Rs. 32485 approx.). It will be available through starting on November 22 in the US and starting from November 28th in Europe. No details about the India launch yet.


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