OnePlus 7T and OnePlus TV are set to launch in India today. The launch event is taking place in New Delhi this evening. Ahead of the formal launch, OnePlus has revealed much about the OnePlus 7T. The new smartphone, which is an upgrade to the OnePlus 7, is set to debut with a new back panel -- sporting a matte finish along with a gradient design. The OnePlus 7T is also teased to come with triple rear cameras. As it has done with the OnePlus 7T, the Chinese company has released many teasers pertaining to the OnePlus TV. The smart TV is teased to come with an advanced display and an all-new design.
OnePlus 7T, OnePlus TV launch livestream, time, expected price
The OnePlus 7T and OnePlus TV launch event will begin at 7pm IST today. It is also likely to be the place where OnePlus would unveil the anticipated OnePlus 7T Pro, which is expected to debut as an upgrade to the OnePlus 7 Pro. The event would also detail some of the content partnerships specifically aimed at the OnePlus TV arrival in the country. Moreover, the OnePlus TV is teased to go on sale during the Amazon Great Indian Festival sale that is beginning from September 29. The OnePlus 7T launch event will be streamed live on YouTube. We have also embedded it below for you to check it out without the need to go anywhere else.
OnePlus hasn't revealed the price of the OnePlus 7T. However, the smartphone is expected to be available somewhere close to the launch price of the OnePlus 7 that started at Rs. 32,999 for the base 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant.
The OnePlus TV is also yet to receive a formal price tag. However, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau in a recent conversation with Gadgets 360 mentioned that the smart TV wouldn't be as affordable as the Mi TV models and "may be slightly cheaper" than the models offered by Sony and Samsung in the market.
Amazon has teased the availability of both the OnePlus 7T and OnePlus TV through its online marketplace in India. However, OnePlus online and offline stores are also likely to sell the new offerings alongside various partner stores.
OnePlus 7T specifications, features
With the OnePlus 7T, OnePlus has continued its trend of releasing teasers ahead of formally launching its new smartphone models. The company even recently released some official renders showcasing the back of the new handset that appears to have a matte finish along with a gradient design and a circular camera setup that seems to have three sensors.
The OnePlus 7T is also teased to come preloaded with Android 10 and sport a 90Hz Fluid Display. If we look at some of the recently leaked case renders, the new OnePlus phone would have button placements similar to the OnePlus 7.
A Geekbench listing has suggested the presence of an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ SoC on the OnePlus 7T. The phone is also expected to have at least 8GB of RAM.
OnePlus TV specifications, features
Just like the OnePlus 7T, OnePlus has revealed much about its new smart TV through various teasers. The OnePlus TV will sport a 55-inch QLED display and include Dolby Vision support. The Android TV-based television is also touted to receive software updates for at least three years. Further, it will come with eight speakers with 50W output combined, Dolby Atmos support, and a custom Gamma Color Magic processor.
The OnePlus TV will come with an all-new remote control that is teased to include a dedicated Google Assistant button. Recent teasers have also confirmed a bezel-less display, Kevlar finish at the back, and a feature to automatically change the volume levels when a phone call reaches a connected smartphone. Additionally, the OnePlus TV is expected to come with Amazon Alexa integration and sport a new, unique looking stand.