OnePlus, a Shenzhen-based start-up recently unveiled it’s new flagship, OnePlus 5T on November, 2017. The new smartphone is an iterative successor to OnePlus 5 released back in June. With it’s 6.01-inch touchscreen display, it makes a great display for 1080p. A 2.45 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor along with a great battery life (3300 mAh non removable battery), surely gives the new OnePlus 5T an edge.

OnePlus 5T - Never Settle

The OnePlus 5T runs on Android 7.1.1 and comes with 6/8 GB RAM. However, the 64/128 GB internal storage cannot be expanded. Talking about the cameras, the device packs a 20-megapixel rear camera and a 16-megapixel front cam for great selfies.

The OnePlus 5T is a wonderful update to an already premium affordable handset

OnePlus 5T – Details, Specs and Features

Operating system Android 7.1 Nougat
Display 6-inch Optic AMOLED, 2160×1080 (18:9 aspect ratio)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core
Adreno 540 GPU
Storage 64/128GB UFS 2.1
Rear camera 1 16MP (IMX 398), 1.12-micron pixels, f/1.7
Dual LED flash, 4K 30 fps, 1080p 60 fps, 720p 120 fps video
Rear camera 2 20MP (IMX 376k), 1-micron pixels, f/1.7
Front camera 16MP (IMX 371), 1-micron pixels, f/2.0
1080p 30 fps video
Battery 3300mAh
Charging USB-C
Dash Charge
Water resistance No
Security One-touch fingerprint sensor
Connectivity 802.11ac Wi-Fi, 2×2 MIMO, Bluetooth 5.0, aptX HD
USB-C (2.0), NFC
GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo
Network 3xCA, 256QAM, DL Cat 12, UL Cat 13
FDD-LTE Band 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/17/18/ 19/20/25/26/28/29/30/66
TDD-LTE Band 34/38/39/40/41
TD-SCDMA Band 34/39
HSPA Band 1/2/4/5/8
Dimensions 156.1 x 75 x 7.3 mm
162 g
Colors Midnight Black

With features like OxygenOS, Dash Charging and wonderful performance, OnePlus 5T is surely, a remarkable update in the field of Android smartphones. However, there still prevails cons like:

  • Lack of official IP certification
  • No expandable storage
  • Trifling low light camera performance
  • No weatherproofing or wireless charging

However, OnePlus 5T still delivers a similar experience to that of a high-tier smartphones for a little over half the price.

OnePlus 5T pricing

US UK Australia Europe
64GB $499 £449 Converts to $660 €499
128GB $559 £499 Converts to $740 €559
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