OnePlus 3T vs OnePlus 3: Specs, features and price comparison

As expected, OnePlus 3T has launched with improved processor and battery. Moreover, the newly released phone is equipped with a high capacity front-facing snapper. OnePlus 3 was released in July 2016 with a 5.5-inch FHD display and Snapdragon 820 processor. The handset also introduced a new fast charging technology named dash charging. In this article, we will compare the new OnePlus 3T with the recently launched OnePlus 3.

OnePlus 3T vs OnePlus 3: Display

OnePlus 3T features a 5.5-inch Optic AMOLED FHD Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protected display with a pixel density of 401PPI. OnePlus 3 also features the same display as 3T without any change. The company has retained the AMOLED technology. You will be able to filter blue light and reduce eye strain using the special night mode in both handsets.

OnePlus 3T vs OnePlus 3: Performance

OnePlus 3T is equipped with a Snapdragon 821 processor, Adreno 530 graphics, 6GB RAM, 64GB/128GB UFS 2.0 storage. In the case of OnePlus 3, the handset features a Snapdragon 820 processor, Adreno 530 graphics processor, 6GB RAM. The main point to note is that OnePlus 3T ships in both 64GB and 128GB storage models. However, OnePlus 3 only offers 64GB storage.

OnePlus 3T vs OnePlus 3: Battery and OS

OnePlus 3T offers a 3400mAh dash charging technology battery when compared to 3000mAh in OnePlus 3. The unique dash charging capability in both handsets redirects all heat to the source. Hence, your phone will not get hot.

Both OnePlus 3T and OnePlus 3 come loaded with Android 6 Marshmallow. However, you will be eligible to receive an update to Android Nougat before the end of 2016.

OnePlus 3T vs OnePlus 3: Camera

OnePlus 3T is a big boost when it comes to imaging because it offers 16MP sensor for both rear and front-facing cameras. However, the rear camera offers Sony IMX 298 sensor. The front camera is equipped with a Samsung 3P8SP sensor. Meanwhile, OnePlus 3 is equipped with a 16MP rear camera with Sony IMX 298 Sensor. The front camera ships with 8MP Sony IMX179 sensor.

OnePlus 3T vs OnePlus 3: Price

OnePlus 3T will be available in India for Rs. 29,999 for the 64GB variant, while the 128GB costs Rs. 34,999. The OnePlus 3 is already available in India at Rs. 27,999 for the default 64GB storage model.


If you compare the specifications, both OnePlus 3T and OnePlus 3 look great. If you want 64GB, you should opt for OnePlus 3. If you are willing to invest for a handset above 64GB, you should wait till 3T variant is released in India. Moreover, you will get a faster processor, which enables you to perform work easily. If you are not in a hurry, you can wait for the official availability of the newly launched OnePlus model.