An awaited moment has finally arrived as OnePlus launches its latest smartphone, the OnePlus 5T. Being available for customers with 6 GB and 8 GB RAM versions, the phone has definitely obtained the spotlight with all the suspense and buildup.
Looking similar to the OnePlus 5, the handset continues to support 3.5 mm jack for headphones and does not allow wireless charging. It has some minor changes and a larger display, with the fingerprint sensor being moved to the rear of the phone. The remainder of the design is nothing new. However, the features and specifications have surely be improved.
OnePlus 5T Specifications & Features
Display & Software
The OnePlus 5T comes with a 6.01-inch display with a resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels. It is an Optic AMOLED display with a 401 PPI pixel density as well as glass protection offered by 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The OnePlus 5T is known to be one of the first smartphones to experience the Android 8.0 Oreo operating system.
Processor & Storage
Deep down in the device is an octa-core Qualcomm processor, more specifically Snapdragon 835. It comes with two different variants in terms of RAM and storage, one being a 6 GB RAM and 64 GB storage combination, whereas the other being an 8 GB RAM and a 128 GB storage capacity. Moreover, the octa-core processor is coupled with an Adreno 540 GPU.
The camera has known to have improved significantly, with the OnePlus 5T having a 16 MP Sony IMX398 sensor and an aperture of f/1.7. It has a secondary camera on the back as well, which is a 20 MP Sony IMX376K sensor with the same aperture as the other camera. Furthermore, there’s a dual LED flash available for use with the camera. On the front of the phone, the camera holds a 16 MP Sony IMX371 sensor and a f/2.0 aperture.
Battery & Security
The OnePlus 5T comes with a 3300 mAh battery which backs up the phone for a good number of hours. The battery is known to support the Dash charging tech. In addition to all the features mentioned above, the OnePlus 5T is known to be equipped with a security feature for face recognition which allows for the unlocking of the device in a rapid 0.4 seconds.
The OnePlus 5T sure has come as a surprise, taking up the pressure the spotlight has to offer. It comes with an improved and enhanced display, a set of extraordinary cameras to catch the most real of scenes, high-quality performance and software, improved battery and extreme security measures. The phone has been awaited by many users and has now come about in two different types of RAM and storage combinations for one to buy. It has taken the best of the OnePlus 5 and offered it in an even better package. Get your own if you are excited enough about it!