OnePlus 6T confirmed, Oppo R17 revealed with Waterdrop Notch: 6T may follow
Oneplus 6 launched in May this year with top-end hardware. The smartphone has been the top of the flagship buyers list because of its extremely low price and High-end feature. From the date of the launch, T-variant of the smartphone has been speculated as per the companies bi-annual launch trend with Oneplus 6T.
OnePlus devices have shown a close resemblance to the Oppo R-series smartphone in recent past. With Oppo R17 revealed and OnePlus confirming 6T to launch soon with T-mobile in the USA. OnePlus 6T specifications and renders have been in the buzz ever since.
The Oppo smartphone sports a 6.40-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2280 pixels. With a small waterdrop notch and a small chin beneath.
Under the hood, The Oppo R17 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 processor paired with 8GB of RAM. The phone packs 128GB of internal storage with no external SD card slot. On the camera front, the Oppo R17 packs a Dual 16-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 25-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
The Oppo R17 runs Android 8.1 out of the box and is powered by a 3,500 mAh battery comes with USB-C port and VOOC (fast charging)support. The phone will have an Under the display fingerprint scanner and wireless charging.
The smartphone is expected to have similar design including the Waterdrop Notch and a 6.4 inch AMOLED display but with a 2K resolution.
There is a buzz that Qualcomm is about to launch Snapdragon 855 chipsets with the new Oneplus in October. The OnePlus 6T may be powered by the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC or the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset with AI-added. The smartphone will have 6/8GB RAM options.
The Phone will sport Wireless Charging accompanied by OnePlus dash charging. Android Pie based Oxygen OS on top the phone may hit hard on Pixel 3.
Price and Availablity
The Oppo R17 is about to launch on August 23rd will be available for pre-order in two sleek colours – Stream Blue and Neon Purple, both of them changing under different lighting. But the phones will be made available on August 30th, which will be priced at CNY3,499 which is nearly $510/€450 and INR 25-35k.
The Oneplus flagship device will be launched in late part of October this year. Although the phone is expected to bring 3-4 more features it will have just slightly higher than the previous model. Priced Around INR 38k.