It's not been a month when this Chinese smartphone maker unveiled its Rose gold variant in India, already a rumor of new flagship has started surfacing in the smartphone market.
The talk is about the OnePlus 3T, the upgraded version of OnePlus 3. Albeit it is still a speculation, the upgrade is believed to be expensive than the currently selling one. Here's everything you need to know about this rumored OnePlus budget-flagship.
OnePlus 3T: Launch is Still a Mystery
In a recent report, the China Compulsory Certification confirmed that a new OnePlus device with the model number A3010 has passed the test. So it is means nothing but a new OnePlus is on its way. As the rumor is grounding up, the upcoming OnePlus upgraded variant is expected to hit the smartphone market in the coming either as a Christmas gift or on the coming June.
OnePlus 3T: It would be Pricier
When it comes to price, this variant of OnePlus 3 would be $80 costlier than the current one. As per the market price, the existing OnePlus 3 is priced at $399 which is nearly Rs. 28,000 in India. But currently, it's nothing but a mystery.
OnePlus 3T: Hardware Would be Powerpacked than Ever
The current rumor says the new OnePlus 3T will come with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 chipset, which is also an upgrade of the present Snapdragon 820 processor seen on OnePlus 3.
Given the fact that the new SD821 chipset is more virtual reality friendly, the launch of OnePlus 3 upgrade with this new processor is expected to not only give a tough competition to the latest Google flagships terms of speed, but also to make the OnePlus 3T more VR-friendly than Xiaomi Mi Note 2.
OnePlus 3T: RAM and Battery will Remain Same
Apart from the chipset, other hardware features are expected to remain the same as the OnePlus 3. For instance, 6GB RAM, 64GB of storage and a 3,000mAh battery would be present in the upgraded variant as well. When we talk about battery and charging, there isn't any doubt that USB Type-C will also be present.
OnePlus 3T: Nougat Will come Along
The new OnePlus 3 upgraded variant is likely to run the latest Android 7.0 Nougat and would be based on Oxygen OS tweaks obviously.
OnePlus 3T: Better Display
The display of the OnePlus 3T is expected to remain the same as the OnePlus 3 given that this OnePlus 3T is just an upgrade to the OnePlus 3. This means a 5.5-inch Full HD panel for a pixel resolution of 401ppi. It will continue to sport an Optic AMOLED display.
OnePlus 3T: High-Tech Camera Features
The camera of rumored OnePlus 3T is expected to be a combination of 16-MP Sony sensor on the rear featuring 1.12µm pixels and an aperture of f/2.0 with 4K video recording capability.