Best smartphone of 2018 ! It's neither iPhoneXS nor Samsung Galaxy S9
The year 2018 has had lots of smartphones releases. There were lots of midranges budget smartphones with excellent features as well as over budget smartphones which couldn't offer as per their prices. After inspecting about the prices, features, specifications, and performance, OnePlus 6T definitely seems to offer every feature one wants to find in their smartphones.
One plus 6T has created quite a buzz all around the world this year with its features, specifications, and price. This device was released in Nepal through Daraz on November 11.
OnePlus 6T Overview:
The smartphone has a tall 6.41-inch 19.5:9 Full HD+ Optic AMOLED display with the minimal Waterdrop notch on the top. This display is dressed by the Corning Gorilla Glass 6 covering its back. OnePlus 6 was marketed under the slogan, "the speed you need", the device is powered by Qualcomm's latest flagship processor i.e. Snapdragon 845 that powers up the phone by Adreno 630 GPU and 6/8/10 GB of RAM. Though it lacks a microSD card slot, it provides enough storage with 128GB of internal memory.
OnePlus has again upgraded the camera with a new style of camera setup in the back. OnePlus 6 features a 16-megapixel camera and 20-megapixel. OnePlus has even upgraded the slow-motion feature on the device. The cameras can now capture 1080p slow-mo videos @240fps and 720p slow-mo videos @480fps. And the device is capable of shooting 4K videos @60fps as well. The second lens helps to set proper depth, and the wider aperture of f/1.7 on both the lenses capture in more light in the low-light environment.
Coming to the battery, the OnePlus 6T also features the biggest battery on any OnePlus smartphone with 3,700 mAh battery which can give you a day of battery life. OnePlus’ trademark 20W fast charging technology is also embedded on the phone. However, the OnePlus 6T doesn’t have the headphone jack. According to the company, this step was undertaken to add in more battery and include the in-display fingerprint scanner. The scanner is placed under the display and it takes only 0.34 second to unlock the phone.
OnePlus 6T Technical Specifications:
- Display: 6.41-inch Full HD+ Optic AMOLED; 19.5:9 aspect ratio, Corning Gorilla Glass 6
- CPU: Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
- OS: Android Pie (v9.0) with OxygenOS on the top
- RAM: 6 GB / 8GB / 10GB (as OnePlus 6T McLaren)
- GPU: Adreno 630
- Storage: 128 GB/256 GB
- Rear Camera: 16MP (f/1.7, 1.22µm, EIS, OIS) + 20MP (f/1.7, 1.0µm), PDAF, dual-LED flash with Scene Recognition and Nightscape
- Front Camera: 16 MP front-facing camera, f/2.0 aperture
- Sensors: In-display Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gyro, proximity, compass
- SIM: Dual SIM with 4G
- Color Variant(s): Mirror Black, Midnight Black
- Battery: 3,700 mAh with Fast Charge (5V/4A)
- Price: Rs 69,999
The One Plus 6T doesn’t seem to be the best phone for every feature but we cannot argue about the fact that it’s the fastest Android smartphone. Though it has made couple sacrifices in the right place to bring the prices down. However, the price seems correct in consideration with the increase in the USD price and the VAT. The OnePlus 6T runs on the greatest and fastest from Google, i.e. Andriod v9.0 Pie. In the meantime, when the phones are costing more than 1000$, the OnePlus 6T provides pretty much every feature in half of the price. In comparison to iPhone Xs, OnePlus 6T offers a much better experience loading heavier application with 6GB RAM while iPhone Xs only offers 4GB RAM. Also, the dual sim feature in OnePlus 6T adds up an extra point. Basically, OnePlus 6T has offered much more in half of the price than iPhone X. Keeping in touch with all the features, we assume that The OnePlus 6T is a good budget flagship smartphone which came with all of the 2018’s top and best specifications, thus marking the best smartphone for the year 2018.