The OnePlus 6T is the first smartphone from the company to drop the 3.5mm headphone port in favour of USB-C headphones or wireless audio solutions. The OnePlus 6T will be announced at an event in NY at 11:00 EDT (8:00 PDT) on October 30th. We know it's going to have a waterdrop notch and we know it'll have an in-display fingerprint solution called 'Screen Unlock.'
OnePlus could surprise announce the 6T in all its glory, or yesterday's tease could simply lead to more teases from the company today, leading up to a bigger reveal next week.
In case youre wondering why you should pay OnePlus to attend the event, in the past the company has donated the proceeds from the ticket sales.
The OnePlus 6T will also be the first OnePlus phone with a United States carrier partnership: People will be able to buy it from T-Mobile. The company confirmed that the 6T will not have the rear fingerprint sensor for unlocking the device. Unlike most other smartphone makers, OnePlus has a biannual release cycle, with each new smartphone coming with incremental upgrades. The earpiece and the sensors on the phone will not visible from the outside.
After the OnePlus 6 was revealed in an event at the Olympic Park in London, this time the action is at Pier 36 in New York City with tickets on sale now.
In terms of pricing, the OnePlus 6T could be priced at around the same as that of the OnePlus 6, for equivalent variants. OnePlus confirmed that the launch invites would be available at Rs 999 via oneplus.in from 10:00 AM IST on October 17, 2018. Also, OnePlus 6T is expected to continue offering DashCharge technology support, that will boost battery capabilities in a matter of minutes.