OnePlus Announces the OnePlus 3T

The OnePlus 3T was announced today by OnePlus, the latest flagship device in their lineup.  The new 3T is essentially a OnePlus 3 with improved specifications in some key areas as well as a new 128GB storage option.  Available in a Gunmetal or Soft Gold color, the phone will start at $439 for the 64GB model and will be available for purchase starting November 22nd.

The big news on the 3T is the improved processor and RAM.  This new phone has the Snapdragon 821 Quad-Core processor and is coupled with 6GB of RAM.  It sports a 5.5″ Full HD IMOLED display that is protected by Gorilla Glass 4, comes with either 64GB or 128GB of storage and has dual-SIM support.  Camera wise, the main camera is a 16MP shooter while the selfie camera is also a 16MP shooter which makes this phone a real powerhouse camera wise.

The model sold here in the US will support both GSM and CDMA carriers so it should work with just about everyone here in the United States.  Here are the supported bands:

OnePlus 3T
OnePlus 3T
  • WCDMA: Bands 1/2/4/5/8
  • FDD-LTE: Bands 1/2/4/5/7/8/12/17/30
  • CDMA EVDO: BC0

The 3T also has a fingerprint scanner for authentication as well as OnePlus’ Dash charging which can charge the phone to 90% of capacity within an hour.  Like the 3, you will need to use the Dash charger to get the full benefits of the fast charging.

Powering the 3T is OnePlus’ own Android Build, OxygenOS and is based on Android Nougat.

You can get more information on the 3T at the OnePlus site.