OnePlus 6T could launch in India on October 17: A Leaked Invite

OnePlus 6T

A leaked invite of about device launch from OnePlus has surfaced online hinting about the new OnePlus 6T launch date. The smartphone is said to launch on October 17. While most of the online reports were suggesting that the smartphone will make its way in October, a report from CNET went one step ahead suggesting that the flagship device from OnePlus might launch on 17th of the next month.

The news is backed up with a new image of an invitation leaked online about the launch. The invitation, however, does not contain any information about the place and time of launch. The leaked image has the popular slogan of OnePlus 6T ‘Unlock the Speed’. Along with that, it also states that October 17 will be the launch date of OnePlus 6T in India. Experts are speculating that it will get a global launch at the same time. Most likely markets to see OnePlus 6T launch are China, India, Europe, and North America.

Expected Specifications

The smartphone is said to launch with a water drop like notch display. It will feature a 6.41” or 16.28 cm display, that will boast a screen resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. The screen will be an AMOLED display, featuring 19.5:9 OnePlus 6T is being promoted by ‘Unlock the Speed’ slogan and that’s because OnePlus is introducing an in-display fingerprint sensor for the very first time in a smartphone called ‘Screen Unlock’. The water drop style notch screen is also seen before in Oppo R17 but in-display fingerprint sensor is something that will attract android fans.

The phone will be powered by an Octa-core Kryo 385 processor clocked at 2.8 GHz. It will be running Android 9 (Pie) operating system out of the box. It will be provided with options of 6GB and 8GB of RAM along with 64GB of internal storage. The rear camera is expected to be a 16MP shooter whereas there are no speculations about front snapper other than an Exmor-RS CMOS sensor inclusion in it.

The camera sensors will support a resolution of 4616 x 3464 pixels. Other than that, you will get an accelerometer, gyroscope, compass, light sensors, and proximity sensors. It will also empower the graphical performance through an Adreno 630 GPU. The biggest shock came when the company announced the removal of 3.5mm jack from the new OnePlus 6T. As far as battery is concerned, speculations are that OnePlus 6T will feature a 3500 mAh backing with fast charging support.

Similar to its previous versions, the smartphone will be available on Amazon India website. Along with that, OnePlus is also planning to launch a Type-C bullet earphone at the launch event of 6T.