We have seen no of leaks and confirmation of features from the company about upcoming OnePlus 6T. And it’s common with OnePlus smartphones as the company builds some hype. And it continues with the OnePlus 6T as the phone ships with an in-display fingerprint scanner. The OnePlus 6T will have a waterdrop notch screen with an in-display fingerprint scanner. Now the recent leaks say that OnePlus 6T will have Android 9 Pie out of the box.
The information comes from popular benchmark portal Geekbench, way ahead of its much-awaited launch on October 30. While we all know that the OnePlus 6T will have Snapdragon 845 SoC under the hood, it’s unknown whether the company will release it with Android 9 Pie or Android 8.1 Oreo, both based on its custom skin OxygenOS. This benchmark listing confirms that the OnePlus 6T will run Android 9 Pie out of the box, which is an excellent news for all the waiting users out there.
The key takeaway from this benchmark leak is the Android 9 Pie OS, and it also confirmed that the 6T would feature Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset, clubbed with 8GB of RAM. To recall, the OnePlus 6 arrived in three variants with 6GB+64GB of storage, 8GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB of internal storage. There’s no room for storage expansion though.
Just for brush-up, OnePlus rolled out the Android 9 Pie update to OnePlus 6 a couple of weeks ago, and since then, there has been a lot of talk regarding which version of Android will the OnePlus 6T run. Clearing all the confusion, this benchmark report confirms the 6T will indeed offer Android 9 Pie out of the box, and of course, it will be topped with OxygenOS.
As per the information we have, the phone will come in the same Midnight Black and Mirror Black colour options, but we might see OnePlus launching various colours in the future. Also, the phone lacks 3.5mm headphone jack but features a 3700mAh battery.