OnePlus 3T Specs & Price

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OnePlus 3T is a 2016 flagship launched by OnePlus in November 2016. It is an upgrade to the OnePlus 3 and features 6GB RAM with the latest of Qualcomm’s top of the line chipset. OnePlus 3T sports a 5.5-inch display and 16MP cameras on the front and back.

Where to Buy OnePlus 3T

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OnePlus 3T Key Specs & Features

  • 5.5-inch Optic AMOLED Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (401ppi)
  • quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 CPU with 6GB RAM
  • Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • 64GB or 128GB Built-in Storage
  • 16MP Rear Camera and 16MP Front Camera
  • Optical Image Stabilisation
  • 4G LTE (up to 300 Mbps download)
  • Fingerprint Sensor (Front)
  • 3400 mAh Battery with Fast Charging

OnePlus 3T

Design, Display, Cameras

OnePlus 3T is built on a sleek all-metal unibody. Available in Gunmetal and Soft Gold, the smartphone features a 5.5-inch Optic AMOLED display with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. The front is covered with Corning Gorilla Glass 4.

OnePlus 3T features a 16 megapixels camera on both the front and back. This means great photos no matter the camera you choose. However, it is not the same sensor. While the OnePlus 3T uses the Sony IMX 298 Sensor on the back, the Samsung 3P8SP Sensor is provided on the front.

The rear camera features Optical Image Stabilisation, Phase Detection Autofocus, Slow Motion, and Auto-HDR. The camera also records 4K videos. OnePlus 3T has fingerprint sensor on the front (home button).

Hardware and Software

OnePlus 3T is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 821. The same flagship chipset available in other late 2016 flagships like the Xiaomi Mi 5S and the Google Pixel. The smartphone is loaded with OxygenOS 4.0.1, OnePlus’s version of Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow).

The company has also comitted to an Android 7.0 (Nougat) update for the OnePlus 3T. The phone has 6GB RAM with option for 64GB or 128GB storage. It supports USB Type C, NFC, Bluetooth 4.2, dual-band Wi-Fi, and LTE.

OnePlus 3T has a North America version that supports 4G LTE networks in the United States. There is also a Chinese model. For the rest of the world, we recommend the Global model. The global model will support 4G LTE on MTN, Etisalat, NTel, InterC, and Smile in Nigeria.

Pricing and availability

OnePlus 3T is not available in Nigeria officially, though you could buy it from some online stores in Nigeria. You can buy the smartphone from international retailers like Gearbest. We do not have official price for Nigeria, Ghana, or Kenya. When available, you should able to buy the flagship smartphone at leading online stores in the country. OnePlus 3 Price in Nigeria is expected to range from 185,000 to 300,000 Naira depending on the model.

OnePlus 3T Specs

Here are a few specs of the OnePlus 3T:

General Features

  • Platform: Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), OxygenOS 4.0.1
  • Processor: Quad-core Processor: 2.35GHz dual-core and 1.6GHz dual-core (Qualcomm Snapdragon 821)
  • GPU: Adreno 530
  • Memory: 6GB RAM
  • Colours: Gunmetal, Soft Gold
  • Dimension: 152.7 x 74.7 x 7.4 mm
  • Weight: 158 g
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM
  • SIM Count: Dual SIM, Dual Standby


  • Display: 5.5-inch Optic AMOLED Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (401ppi)
  • Screen Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 4


  • Rear Camera: 16 MP Camera, up to 2160p ultra HD 4K Video
  • Rear Camera Features: PDAF LED Flash, Panorama, Autofocus, Geo-tagging, Face Detection, OIS, EIS, Auto-HDR, Slow Motion
  • Front Camera: 16 MP Camera, 1080p HD Video


  • Built-in Storage: 64GB or 128GB
  • Memory Card Support: No
  • Bundled Cloud Storage:

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: Yes, 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
  • 2G CDMA 1X: No
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: No
  • 4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300) [Global model], LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 30(2300) [North America model]

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes, up to 48kbps
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes, up to 21Mbps
  • HSPA+: Yes, up to 42Mbps
  • CDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes, up to 300 Mbps
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.2, LE, A2DP
  • NFC: Yes
  • Infrared Blaster: No
  • USB Port: Yes, USB Type C


  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol: IMAP4, POP3, SMTP


  • Music Player: Yes, mp3, WAV, FLAC, eACC+
  • Video Player: Yes, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD
  • FM Radio:
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS
  • Maps: Yes, Google Maps

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: No
  • SpO2: No
  • Pedometer:
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Front)
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control:
  • Voice Control: Yes

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes (with dedicated mic)
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Built-in Mobile Payment: No
  • Water Resistant: No
  • Dust Resistant: No
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: No


  • Battery: 3400 mAh Li-ion Battery (Non-removable)
  • Talktime:
  • Standby Time:
  • Fast Charging: Yes, Charge to 60% in 30 minutes (Dash Charge)
Paschal Okafor is NaijaTechGuide Team Lead. The article OnePlus 3T Specs & Price was written by Paschal Okafor. The article was last modified: June 14th, 2021
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