Its Official, OnePlus, the Shenzhen based Chinese smartphone manufacturer company today has finally announced their latest offering the OnePlus 5T in a launch event held in New York. the biggest highlight feature of the device as said in earlier reports is its 6. 01-inch Bezel-Less Display with 18:9 aspect ratio along with Facial Recognition technology which uses Front Facing Camera to unlock the device.
Pricing and Availability
The OnePlus 5T is priced at $499 (Rs. 32,999) for the 6GB RAM/64GB storage variant and $559 (Rs. 37,999) for the 8GB RAM/128GB storage variant. the device will be available in North America, Europe and India starting from November 21.
OnePlus 5T Specifications
The OnePlus 5T bears 6.01-inch Full Optic AMOLED (1080 x 2160 p) Display with an 18:9 aspect ratio, 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and a pixel density of 401 ppi. it also supports sRGB and DCI-P3 color gamut. the device is powered by 2.45GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Processor paired with 6GB/8GB LPDDR4X RAM and Adreno 540 GPU. the device comes with 64GB/128GB storage option with UFS 2.1 2-lane. it runs on OxygenOS 4.7.1 based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat update and is said to receive Android 8.0 Oreo Beta build by early December. the device is backed by a non-removable 3,300 mAh battery coupled with the company’s in-house Dash Charge technology which claims to charge the device for a day’s use in just 30 minutes. it features On-screen navigational support, and comes with the power button and Alert slider on the left and volume rocker on the right. the company also mentioned that in order to maintain bezel-less display it had to compromise on fingerprint sensor and moved it to back.
UFS 2.1 on the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T operates in dual lane mode which means that there are two lanes for data reading and two more lanes for data writing which allows it to perform up-to 26% faster than the company’s previous flagship.
The OnePlus 5T sports a dual rear camera setup which is combination of 16-megapixel Sony IMX 398 primary sensor with 1.12μm pixel size and 20-megapixel Sony IMX 376K secondary sensor with 1.0μm pixel size. both, the cameras features F/1.7 aperture and 27.22 mm focal length which helps to capture better low-light photography. the device sports a Dual LED flash. the company also mentioned that the device comes with improved support for Low-light photography, portrait mode and video stabilization. the camera is also capable of capturing video recording of 4K resolution at 30fps, 1080p resolution at 60fps, 1080p resolution at 30fps, 720p resolution at 30fps, Slow Motion 720p videos at 120fps and Time-Lapse.
The device also sports a 16-megapixel (Sony IMX 371 sensor) front facing selfie shooter with 1.0μm pixel size and F/2.0 Aperture. the front camera captures video recording at 1080p resolution at 30fps, 720p resolution at 30fps and Time-Lapse.
On the connectivity front, the option includes 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2.4/5 GHz, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GPS, GLONASS, USB 2.0 (Type-C) and 3.5mm audio jack. the device on-board sensor including Fingerprint, Hall, Accelerometer, G-sensor, Electronic Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity, Ambient Light Sensor, RGB, and Sensor Hub. it measures at 156.1 x 75 x 7.3 mm and weights at 162 grams.If you like our report please share your support by subscribing to our community on Facebook, Twitter, Telegram or Flipboard. you can also join our support group Smartphone Assistant for any queries related to your devices