In the last few weeks, there has been a lot of buzz around the expected launch of OnePlus 5 but not much information was shared about the future update cycle of OnePlus 3T and OnePlus 3 which are still being sold.
Clearing the air around next Android update for 3T and 3, Pete Lau, Founder and CEO of OnePlus tweeted, “A lot of you have been asking, so I’m proud to say Android O will come to OnePlus 3 and 3T.”
This announcement was expected by the timing is quite apt. As it sends out a strong message from Oneplus that going forward, new devices will be launched, but the support system for old devices will be up and running.
Just to recall, OnePlus 3T features 5.5 inches Full HD Optic-AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 chipset clocked at 2.35GHz, along with Adreno 530 GPU and 6GB RAM. The device runs on Oxygen OS based on Android Marshmallow.
On the camera front, the OnePlus 3T sports the 16-megapixel sensor on its back as well as on its front panel. The OnePlus 3T also comes with a fingerprint scanner and Type C port as well. The smartphone is backed up by a 3400 mAh non-removable battery with Dash Charge support. Besides, the smartphone offers Dual SM, 4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, and GPS/Glonass. The handset measures 152.7 x 74.7 x 7.35 mm and weighs 158 grams.
Ever since its launch, OnePlus 3T have got a lot of praise from the masses and tech media for its performance and value for money proposition.