OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition India Launch Event Starts: Expected Price, Features, Live Stream Details


OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition will launch in India today, December 12. The device is the first one for the Chinese smartphone company that is designed in association with the Formula 1 or F1 racing team McLaren. The premium Android smartphone draws several inspirations from the MCL33 2018, which is McLaren’s F1 car for this year.

OnePlus successfully created a lot of excitement about a brand new edition for its OnePlus 6T phone. Yesterday, the company finally launched the McLaren Edition of the OnePlus 6T smartphone. The limited edition device’s design elements come in the form of the premium back panel, which has been crafted out of McLaren F1 AA-grade carbon fiber. This exact material goes in the MCL33 2018. In addition to the mobile phone, buyers will also receive commemorative Speedmark logos. OnePlus confirmed that almost six Formula 1 cars’ worth of carbon fiber was utilized to create these logos. After creating a lot of buzz in Woking, London, the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition will launch in India today.

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition India Launch Time, Live Stream Details

The launch of the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition marked the 5th anniversary of the smartphone maker that successfully made its entrance as the ‘Flagship Killer’. The device first launched yesterday in Woking, London. The Indian venue of launch is at Richardson and Cruddas, Byculla, Mumbai. The event will live stream on official YouTube and Facebook channels.

OnePlus is readying to launch the latest OnePlus smartphone that packs 10GB RAM and 256GB internal storage. The company is yet to set up a Live Stream of the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition launch event. We will update our readers about the different ways they can watch the live stream on the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition India launch.

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition Expected Pricing, Availability

The OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition will be available in India, China, Western Europe and North America. The device retails for GBP 649 (INR 58,800 approx.) in the UK. Incidentally, the OnePlus 6T standard edition variant featuring 8GB of RAM and 256GB storage retails for GBP 579 (INR 52,500 approx.).

Judging by the relatively small price difference, we can expect the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition to cost somewhere around the INR 50,000 mark in India. OnePlus should confirm the pricing and availability of the limited edition OnePlus 6T smartphone today.

OnePlus 6T McLaren edition

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition Specifications, Features

The OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition is similar to other editions for all the specifications except for the 10GB RAM and new Warp Charge 30 power adapter. Apart from these new features, the new OnePlus 6T is similar to the 8GB/256GB variant of the standard edition.

The OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition boasts a carbon fiber pattern beneath the back panel while McLaren’s signature Papaya Orange color has been included at the bottom of the device. In the box, the users will get other McLaren-inspired accessories as well. Besides the 10GB RAM, the Warp Charge 30 charger is sole other highlight of the new OnePlus 6T edition.

The Warp Charge 30 charger is bundled with the phone, and being a part of McLaren Edition, it has a Papaya Orange cable. The number ’30’ in Warp Charge 30 indicates the 30W Fast Charging capability. OnePlus claims the charger can juice up the 3700mAh battery very quickly. The other standard editions of the OnePlus 6T get 20W (5V/ 4A) Fast Charging support.