OnePlus officially launched the latest smartphone with bezel-less display called OnePlus 5T. The smartphone weighs 162 grams, and measures 156.1x75x7.3mm. The smartphone is made out of a metal unibody, using anodised aluminium.
The OnePlus 5T runs OxygenOS 4.7 based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat. Its latest new features in the OnePlus 5 is Face Unlock which is based on advanced facial recognition algorithms that use over 100 facial features identity points to “securely unlock” the smartphone in 0.4 seconds. The display must be on for Face Unlock to work. The Face Unlock will not work as an authentication method on sensitive apps, like payment apps.
The dual-SIM (Nano) OnePlus 5T comes with a 6.01-inch full-HD+, Full Optic AMOLED with an 18:9 aspect ratio, 1080×1920 pixels resolution, 401ppi pixel density, and 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 835 processor, at up to 2.45GHz, and comes with 6GB LPDDR4X RAM along with 64 GB storage or 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM with 128 GB inbuilt storage.
It has fingerprint sensor at the back through which users can take a selfie by long-pressing the fingerprint sensor and swipe the fingerprint sensor to bring up the notification shade.
The OnePlus 5T sports dual rear camera setup at back. The primary sensor is 16-megapixel Sony IMX398 sensor with 1.12-micron pixels, and an aperture of f/1.7. The secondary camera is 20-megapixel Sony IMX376K sensor with the 1-micron pixel size, an aperture of f/1.7 and focal length to 27.22mm. The rear camera setup designed with dual-LED flash, and can record 4K video at 30fps, apart from 1080p video at 60fps.
The OnePlus 5T’s front camera is 16-megapixel Sony IMX371 sensor with 1-micron pixels and an aperture of f/2.0. It can record 1080p videos at 30fps.
Other features of the smartphone includes 4G VoLTE, dual-band (2.4GHz, 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11ac with MIMO 2×2, Bluetooth v5.0 with aptX and aptX HD, NFC, GPS/ A-GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and a USB Type-C (v2.0) port.
The OnePlus 5T comes with Sensors like an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and an RGB sensor.
The OnePlus 5T is powered by a 3300mAh non-removable battery and supports Dash Charge (5V, 4A) fast charging technology.
OnePlus 5T has been launched at the same price as its predecessor. Its price in India starts at Rs. 32,999 for the 6GB RAM/64GB inbuilt storage variant and Rs. 37,999 for the 8GB RAM/128GB inbuilt storage variant. It will be available in a Midnight Black colour variant only.
In the US, the OnePlus 5T 6GB RAM/64GB storage variant is priced at $499, while the 8GB RAM/128GB storage variant is priced at $559. Open sales of the OnePlus 5T start on November 28, in Indian, US and EU markets.