OnePlus 8T Launch Date Announced, to be Available via Amazon in India

OnePlus 8T is all set to launch in India on 14th October.


OnePlus 8T is an upcoming smartphone, the smartphone has been leaked several times and we already know quite a few details of the smartphones. Last week, We got to know from well-known tipster Ishan Agarwal that the company is gearing up to launch the OnePlus 8T and it will make a debut on October 14th. Today, OnePlus has officially confirmed the launch date of the OnePlus 8T 5G and as leaked by Ishan earlier, it will launch on October 14th in India. The launch event will start at 7:30PM IST.

OnePlus usually launches its mid-year refreshes with the T moniker around September every year, but this time the launch got a bit delayed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, as per reports. As per reports and leaks, OnePlus will launch only vanilla OnePlus 8T and there won’t be a Pro variant this time.

OnePlus 8T Rumoured Specifications and Design

Like every other OnePlus smartphone, the OnePlus 8T has been leaked online several times. Last week, the renders of the device appeared on the web giving us a 360-degree view of the upcoming smartphone. To start with, the smartphone will pack a 6.55-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display but OnePlus doesn’t seem to be retaining the curved display from the OnePlus 8 series. The OnePlus 8T is reported to have a  120Hz refresh rate which is a huge upgrade over the OnePlus 8’s 90Hz display, previously we have seen 120Hz displays only on the Pro variants. Like the OnePlus 8 series, the OnePlus 8T will also feature a punch-hole notch on the left corner.

A report by Android Central revealed that the smartphone will come with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ chipset. In terms of memory, the phone will be available in two options including 8GB RAM + 128GB option and 12GB RAM + 256GB model. In terms of optics, the handset may come with a quad-camera setup with a combination of 48MP primary lens, 16MP wide-angle sensor, 5MP macro shooter and 2MP portrait sensor.

The front camera might feature a 32MP sensor, which is an upgrade over the 16MP present in OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro. The report notes OnePlus 8T will flaunt a 4,500mAh battery and the phone might come with 65W Wrap Charge support. That said, the launch is just 3 weeks away and we should get to know more about the smartphone in the coming days.