- Misc: Under-display fingerprint reader; single speaker on the bottom; tri-position Alert Slider.
- Connectivity: Dual nano-SIM; 5-Band carrier aggregation, LTE Cat.16/13 (1024Mbps/150Mbps); USB Type-C (v2.0); Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac; GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo; NFC; Bluetooth 5.0, supports aptX and aptX HD.
- Battery: 3,700mAh Li-Po (sealed); Fast Charge (formerly Dash Charge) proprietary fast charging (5V/4A).
- Memory: 6/8GB of LPDDR4X RAM; 128/256GB UFS 2.1 2-LANE storage.
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 845: octa-core CPU (4×2.7 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver), Adreno 630 GPU.
- OS/Software: Android 9 Pie; OxygenOS custom overlay.
- Front camera: Sony IMX 371 sensor, 16MP, 1.0µm pixel size, f/2.0 aperture; EIS; 1080p/30fps video recording.
- Rear cameras: Main camera: Sony IMX 519 1/2.6″ sensor, 16MP, 1.22µm pixel size, f/1.7 aperture, phase detection autofocus, OIS, EIS. Secondary camera: Sony IMX376K sensor, 20MP, 1.0µm pixel size, f/1.7 aperture. 2160p/60fps video recording, 1080p/240fps or 720p/480fps slow motion
- Display: 6.41″ Optic AMOLED, 2,340×1,080px resolution, 19.5:9 aspect ratio 402ppi; sRGB/DCI-P3 color space support.
- Body: 157.5 x 74.8 x 8.2 mm, 185 g. Aluminum frame, glass back, 2.5D Gorilla Glass 6 display glass. Mirror Black, Midnight Black schemes.
OnePlus 6T Pros
- The camera has seen a few software improvements over the same hardware setup in the OnePlus 6. All of these improvements, like Night mode, will spread to other OnePlus devices as well .
- Oxygen OS has a stock look, but offers more features, and is blazing fast. Some Android Pie features have already started popping up in Oxygen OS and first on the OnePlus 6T .
- Finally usable in-display fingerprint reader – quicker and more accurate than ever .
- Bigger base storage than the OnePlus 6 (128GB) .
- Bigger battery than OnePlus 6, with still snappy 20W proprietary fast charging .
- Bigger, brighter and overall better display than the OnePlus 6, with a smaller notch .
- The value proposition is still great .
OnePlus 6 left vs OnePlus 6T right
OnePlus 6T Cons
- No microSD slot, no wireless charging, no headset in the box, proprietary charging peripherals .
- Still no official IP rating, no stereo speakers .
- A proper telephoto/ultra-wide camera would be more useful .
OnePlus 6 (left) vs OnePlus 6T (right)
OnePlus 6T Summary
- The OnePlus 6T replaces the OnePlus 6 but isn’t necessarily a compelling upgrade.
- The battery will get you through a full day.
- Camera performance is pretty good, though it suffers at night.
- There’s still no wireless charging or IP rating, which are the only ways in which this phone doesn’t feel like a true flagship.
- Nearly everything else is the same as it was with the OnePlus 6.
- It also has a smaller notch, bigger screen and higher capacity battery, but loses the notification LED and 3.5mm audio jack.
- The new OnePlus 6T introduces an in-display fingerprint sensor that is sure to draw attention and be the one feature that you really want to show off.