One­Plus 3T Prices Slashed: But Should You Buy it?


A few weeks after the launch of OnePlus’ latest flagship killer, the OnePlus 5, the company has slashed the price of its OnePlus 3T device in India, which is now available for Rs 27,999 (64GB) at OnePlus kiosks in NCR and the Experience store in Bangalore.

Earlier this year in May, the company had announced that they will be discontinuing the production of the OnePlus 3T (erstwhile flagship) device and will also stop selling it in a majority of the markets globally.

However, the OnePlus 3T is still available in the Indian market until the current stocks last and now the company has decided to offer their soon-to-be-discontinued device at a discounted price.

The current deal is available from July 10 through July 12.

The OnePlus 3T with 64GB internal storage retailed at Rs 29,999 since its launch in December 2016 and the price slash gives customers a Rs 2,000 rebate if they purchase the device now.

Although the price slash may seem convincing to prospective buyers, it’s worth noting that the new OnePlus 5 device is available for a few thousand more at Rs 32,999 and it’s always better to invest in the latest tech.

On top of that, the company also tweeted that there will be exclusive deals on OnePlus devices during Amazon’s Prime Day sale which begins at 6 pm on July 10.

OnePlus deals on Amazon Prime Day

Currently, there are two ‘Upcoming’ deals for both the 6/64GB and 8/128GB variants of the OnePlus 5 and though it’s unlikely that prices for the new OnePlus flagship will be slashed, it’s quite possible that the company will offer additional OnePlus 5 merchandise alongwith the device.

OnePlus 3T Specsheet

  • The OnePlus 3T is powered by the snappy Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 chipset, which clocks at 2.35 GHz, and is supported by Adreno 530 GPU.
  • It sports 6 GB RAM alongside options of either 64GB or 128GB internal storage.
  • The device sports a full HD 5.5″ AMOLED screen.
  • It also flaunts a 16 MP rear camera and a 16MP front camera, fitted with Samsung 3P8SP sensors.
  • The device comes fitted with a 3400 mAh battery accompanied with dash charging tech.

OnePlus 5 Specsheet

  • The OnePlus 5 sports a 5.5-inch Full HD (1080p) AMOLED display protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
  •  the OnePlus 5 is powered by Qualcomm’s latest offering, the octa-core Snapdragon 835 chipset, the thinnest processor chip at 10nm which clocks at 2.45GHz and is supported by Adreno 540 GPU.
  • The device comes in two variants. One of the variants sports 6GB RAM accompanied by 64GB (UFS 2.1) of internal storage while the higher one sports 8GB RAM accompanied by 128GB of internal storage.
  • The primary camera setup on the rear gets dual 16MP and 20MP (telephoto) lenses with dual-LED flash and the front sports a 16MP camera.
  • The device will run on Android Nougat out-of-the-box and is expected to get an Android O update soon after it is available.

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