OnePlus 5T launch event is less than 12 hours away, meaning you won’t have to wait long for the last major smartphone of the year. The upcoming OnePlus 5T will be the mid-cycle upgrade to the company’s current flagship and will feature a bezel-less design with 18:9 aspect ratio, the new trend almost all smartphone brands are following these days. With this launch, the Chinese brand will be able to compete better with the likes of iPhone X, Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 and the likes, all of which feature the bezel-less design language. To keep the hype around the OnePlus 5T launch going, the company has even put out a couple of videos showing the reactions of people who have seen the device.
Here are more details about the OnePlus 5T launch event time, how to watch the live stream, as well as expected specifications and features.
OnePlus 5T launch event time
The OnePlus 5T launch event is scheduled to start at 11am GMT (9:30pm IST), and is being held in New York City. To keep the fans engaged, the company is hosting live screenings of the launch event in theatres in New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, and Pune. In fact, OnePlus says all the tickets for the launch were sold out across all five cities soon after they became available.
OnePlus 5T Price in India, Specifications, Features, Launch Date, and Everything Else We Know
OnePlus 5T live stream
Of course, there will be a live stream for OnePlus 5T launch event too. You can either head to YouTube or just watch the embedded video below with one click. On YouTube, you can login using your Google account and set a reminder so that you get alerted when the event starts.
OnePlus 5T price, specifications, and features
According to leaks, the upcoming smartphone will cost be the same as OnePlus 5. This would peg the OnePlus 5T price in India at Rs. 32,999 and Rs. 37,999 for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage model, respectively. However, CEO Pete Lau recently tweeted that the cost of smartphone components has been rising, and that OnePlus users will appreciate what’s coming. So for now, it’s anybody’s guess what the final pricing for the handset will be.
OnePlus has confirmed some of the features of its next flagship, such as the presence of the 3.5mm audio jack and the absence of wireless charging. And going by leaks, OnePlus 5T will have a 6-inch full-HD+ display, making it not only the brand’s first phone with 18:9 aspect ratio but also its largest yet. Other key features include Snapdragon 835 chipset, fingerprint sensor moved to the back, dual camera setup with OIS, larger image sensors than those of OnePlus 5, 3450mAh battery. As for the Android version, some leaks suggest it will come with Oreo on board, while others point to Android Nougat.
The OnePlus 5T will go on sale in India on November 21 at 4:30pm IST via Amazon India, exclusively for Prime members. A week later, on November 28, it will become available for purchase for all users via not only Amazon but also Oneplusstore.in website and OnePlus offline stores. The company says 1.1 million people in India have registered to receive updates about the smartphone within a week of the page going live on the e-commerce website.