On Monday, OnePlus has finally announced an event date for the launch of OnePlus 5T. The company is hosting an event in Brooklyn, New York on November 16 where we will finally see the phone.
OnePlus has now confirmed that it will launch the phone simultaneously in India too and it will be available via “Early Access Sale” in India from November 21 on Amazon.in and oneplusstore.in. The device will later be available at all sales channels, the company said in a statement.
The event teaser with a tag line “A New View” highlights edge-to-edge full-screen display, similar to Galaxy S8. If rumours are correct then, OnePlus 5T will feature a 6.01-inch full HD+ display with a 1080×2160 pixels resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. OnePlus has confirmed that OnePlus 5T will retain the 3.5mm headphone jack.
Recently, a press render image of OnePlus 5T had surfaced over web courtesy Evan Blass. Some reports say that OnePlus 5T is likely adopt the design of the OPPO R11s, since both companies are owned by Chinese multinational BBK Electronics and we have seen few OnePlus smartphones sharing similar design language.
For specifications, OnePlus 5T is rumored to feature a 6-inch full-HD+ (1080 x 2160 pixels) 18:9 Optic AMOLED display. The front facing camera is expected to be 20MP shooter, but the rear dual-camera is expected to be same 16MP + 20MP shooter. Other than that, it is expected to pack same Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC with 6GB and 8GB of RAM, just like the OnePlus 5.