The OnePlus 3T was officially announced in India just a week ago. Back then all eyes were on the price tags for both the 64GB model and the 128GB model. And today it’s all about availability, as the OnePlus 3T flagship goes on sale at 2PM IST, but only for Amazon Prime members.
The handset is priced at Rs 29,999 for the 64GB model while the model with 128GB internal storage will be priced at Rs 34,999. Both models will officially go on sale on 14 December on Amazon India, which is why today is the day all those Prime members get early access.
While today is the day the sales for the same kickoff for an hour’s time, OnePlus has hinted at the bottom of the page, that stocks will be limited. Delving into the buying process, only Prime customers will be able add a OnePlus 3T smartphone to their shopping cart. Once successfully added, the customer will need to checkout the product in 15 minutes. Failure to do the same will see the smartphone disappearing from the customer’s cart and will in turn go to a waitlisted customer. Purchases are limited to one smartphone unit per customer and orders from wishlists, customer reviews section and ll other platforms and functionalities will be disabled during this period.
The new features of the OnePlus 3T include the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 clocked at 2.35GHz, Adreno 530 with 6GB RAM. The battery capacity has been increased to a 3,400mAh lithium-ion from the 3,000mAh battery that was on the OnePlus 3. There is also a new 16MP Samsung 3P8SP camera sensor on the front, replacing the 8MP sensor. Apart from the standard 64GB variant, OnePlus had introduced a new storage size variant of 128GB. This version has also launched. As an added protection to the rear camera, the new OnePlus 3T gets a sapphire crystal glass cover.
You can have a look at our first impressions of the OnePlus 3T by clicking here or in the video below. If you are confused about purchasing one, you can quickly head to our list of drawbacks to help you make up your mind, as to what you really need.