The Chinese handset manufacturer OnePlus has recently unveiled their latest flagship device OnePlus 6T in a press event. It will be available for purchase from November 1 at a price of Rs 37,999. OnePlus 6T comes with few upgrades such as an in-display fingerprint sensor, a waterdrop-style notch, a bigger 3700mAh battery and improved camera performance as compared to its predecessor. In terms of configuration, both the devices are powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, coupled with an Adreno 630 GPU, 6GB/ 8GB of RAM and 128GB/ 256GB inbuilt storage. The OnePlus 6 has an additional base variant with 64GB of storage. Both of them feature a 16MP+20MP dual rear camera and 20MP front facing camera.
1. In-display Fingerprint Sensor
OnePlus 6T supports an in-display fingerprint sensor, while the OnePlus 6 has a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. Both of them have an in-display fingerprint reader as compared to the traditional capacitive sensors present in most of the phones thses days.
2. Display & Design
OnePlus 6T sports a 6.41-inch full HD+ Optic AMOLED panel with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection whereas the OnePlus 6 has a 6.28-inch full HD+ Optic AMOLED display with a 19:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
3. Operating System
OnePlus 6T runs OxygenOS based on top of Android 9.0 Pie out-of-the-box, while the OnePlus 6 boots on Android v8.1 (Oreo) operating system.
4. Powerful Battery
OnePlus 6T is backed by a bigger, non-removable 3700 mAH battery with dash charging feature which can charge the device to full capacity in 30 minutes. While OnePlus 6 comes with 3300 mAH battery backup with quick charging feature. The company has renamed its fast charging technology as OnePlus Fast Charge from now onwards.
5. Improved Camera features
Though the camera resolution of both the devices is same but new OnePlus 6T camera is equipped with Nightscape feature which can convert your night shots into brighter and picturesque images. Other additional features include Super Slow Motion video capture (1080p videos at 240fps and 720p videos at 480fps), enhanced HDR mode and improved portrait mode.
6. Smart Boost feature
The new Smart Boost feature incorporated in OnePlus 6T increases the cold-start speed of the apps by around 20% by storing the data from frequently used apps in the RAM so that the processing speed remains unaffected.
|Model||OnePlus 6T||OnePlus 6|
|Display||6.41-inch AMOLED display||6.28-inch AMOLED display|
|Processor||Snapdragon 845 Octa-core processor||Snapdragon 845 Octa-core processor|
|Camera||16 MP + 20 MP||16 MP + 20 MP|
|Fingerprint Sensor Position||On-screen||Rear|
|Operating System||Android v9.0 (Pie)||Android v8.1 (Oreo)|
|Screen Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass v6||Corning Gorilla Glass v5|
|Battery Capacity||3700 mAH||3300 mAH|
|Price||Rs 39,999||Rs 37,999 (8GB)/ 34,999(6GB)|
OnePlus 6T Vs OnePlus 6 Price
The OnePlus 6T price will be around Rs. 40,300 in the US for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant in Mirror Black colour whereas its 8GB+128GB variant will be priced at approximately Rs 42,500 in Mirror Black and Midnight Black colour options. Its higher variant 8GB+256GB in Midnight Black colour will be priced at Rs. 46,200. Oneplus 6 is available at discounted price of Rs 32,999 for 6GB variant and Rs 37,999 for 8GB variant.