OnePlus is a Chinese smartphone manufacturer with its headquarters in Shenzhen, China. OnePlus just announced the OnePlus 8T and it is the successor to the OnePlus 8 launched 6 months ago. The OnePlus 8T comes with lots of amazing specs and features that I’ll be discussing in this article. OnePlus 8T specifications and price in Nigeria will be written in this article. Only the OnePlus 8T was announced, it has no Pro version to succeed the OnePlus 8 Pro.
OnePlus 8T Key Specs
- 6.55 inches Fluid AMOLED display
- 120Hz High Refresh Rate display
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC
- 8GB or 12GB of RAM
- 128GB or 256GB built-in storage
- 48MP+16MP+5MP+2MP quad rear camera
- 16MP front-facing camera
- 4,500 mAh battery
- 65W fast charging support
Design and Body
The OnePlus 8T has a rectangular design with displays that are flat, unlike its predecessor. It has a glass/aluminium build with Corning Gorilla Glass on the back and front with an aluminium frame. It is not bulky as it weighs 188 grams and has a thickness of 8.4 mm. However, the phone has no IP rating but it has various seals to keep water out.
Coming to the display, the OnePlus 8T sports a 6.55 inches Fluid AMOLED display with a FHD+ resolution of 1080×2400 pixels and 402 PPI density. The phone has a 120Hz refresh rate display which makes scrolling and gaming smoother. It also supports HDR10 and HDR10+. It also has an Always-On feature which displays useful information.
Processor and Memory
The OnePlus 8T is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor which was in its predecessor. The Snapdragon 865 is one of the most powerful chipsets now, so expect solid performance. The chipset is coupled with the Adreno 650 GPU in charge of graphics.
The phone comes with either 8GB or 12GB of LPDDR4X RAM and either 128GB or 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. Unfortunately, there is no micro SD card slot available.
Coming to the camera department, the OnePlus 8T has a quad rear camera setup. It comprises of a 48MP main camera, 16MP ultra-wide camera, 5MP macro camera and 2MP monochrome camera. OIS and EIS are available on the rear and front camera. The rear cameras can record 4K videos up to 60 fps, 1080p videos up to 240 fps and 720p videos up to 480 fps.
At the front, there is a 16 megapixels camera for taking selfies. The selfie camera can record 1080p videos at 30 fps only.
Battery and Charging
The OnePlus 8T comes with a 4,500 mAh battery that is not removable. The battery is huge and should get you about 10 hours screen on time usage. When the battery eventually gets low, the 65W fast charger gets it full in no time. The 65W fast charger promises 0% to 100% in just 39 minutes. Bad enough, it does not support wireless charging.
Network and Connectivity
OnePlus 8T has support for 5G and 4G network. The 5G network support over 7 Gbps download speed. It supports SA/NSA 5G bands. It comes with Bluetooth 5.1, dual-band Wi-Fi 6, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot, GPS and NFC. It also supports OTG.
Coming to the software, OnePlus 8T runs on Android 11 with Oxygen OS 11 skin on top out of the box.
OnePlus 8T Price in Nigeria
OnePlus 8T price in Nigeria starts at around 260,199 Naira for the 8GB+128GB model and around 290,369 Naira for the 12GB+256GB model. OnePlus 8T price starts at $749.