OnePlus 6T With In-Display Fingerprint Reader Launched at $549. Finally, after waiting for a long time, OnePlus has unveiled its much-awaited smartphone, the OnePlus 6T. The phone as expected from early rumors does come in with an in display fingerprint scanner. OnePlus is calling this technology “Screen Unlock”. This is something we have seen before on phones from Vivo, which is owned by the same parent company as OnePlus.
The company said it tried this technology on the OnePlus 5T, but it didn’t ship that tech in the previous phone because it “wasn’t ready”. OnePlus 6T can apparently be unlocked in 0.34 seconds via Screen Unlock, the company claims. The company says these fingerprints are stored on device. Also, the phone has got a new dewdrop style notch which is something more unique.
The OnePlus 6T also comes in with a low light photography night-scape mode which allows to capture better and perfect images in low light conditions. Portrait photography has also been improved and includes what’s called Studio Lighting. OnePlus also promised the best gaming performance at the launch event, with PUBG Mobile loading up to 20 percent faster.
The company also said that OnePlus 6T has 23 percent better battery life than the OnePlus 6. OnePlus also claimed that its software system is one of the most stable among Android manufacturers. The company claims that switching between recent apps is smooth and it showed of new gestures to accompany this. OnePlus 6T ships with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor and three variants – 6GB RAM with 128GB of internal storage, 8GB RAM with 128GB storage, and 8GB of RAM with 256GB storage. As of now prices for the base variant starts from 549$ all the way up to 629$.