In Short

In mid-2016 OnePlus unveiled its latest flagship, the OnePlus 3, to much fanfare. At just $399 it offered nearly everything you would expect to get from a phone costing several hundred dollars more, while in some cases giving you a better experience than those high-end phones. The OnePlus 3 offered a solid all-aluminum build, Snapdragon 820 processor, a massive 6GB of RAM and 64GB of storage with an above-average screen and camera.

Just six months later, OnePlus upped the game by releasing a mid-cycle bump called the OnePlus 3T. The new model completely replaces the original OnePlus 3, as it is near-identical in most ways. It has the same external hardware design (aside from a new color) and core features, but has a new Snapdragon 821 processor, larger 3400 mAh battery and faster software. It is still compatible with previous OnePlus 3 accessories, including Dash Charge chargers.

The original OnePlus 3 will continue to receive software updates at the exact same time as the OnePlus 3T, including a bump to Android 7.0 Nougat by the end of 2016.

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OnePlus 3T Specs

Category spec
Operating System Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Display 5.5-inch Optic AMOLED
1920x1080, 401 ppi
Gorilla Glass 4
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 2.35 GHz
Adreno 530 GPU
RAM 6GB LPDDR4
Storage 64/128GB
Expandable No
Rear Camera 16MP IMX 298, 1.12-micron pixels
f/2.0, OIS, EIS
PDAF, 4K video, 120fps slow-mo
Front Camera 16MP Samsung 3P8SP, 1-micron pixels
f/2.0, fixed focus
1080p video
Connectivity 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, GPS
USB-C (USB 2.0)
Dual Nano SIM
Audio 3.5 mm headphone
Battery 3400 mAh
Non-removable
Charging USB-C
Dash Charge
Water resistance No
Security One-touch fingerprint sensor
Sapphire cover
Dimensions 152.7 x 74.7 x 7.35 mm
Weight 158 g

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