OnePlus 8T price in India starts at Rs 42,999: wireless charging, IP rating, and more questions answered

Does the OnePlus 8T support wireless charging, IP rating, and 5G? We answer your questions.

Highlights
  • OnePlus 8T price in India starts at Rs 42,999
  • The smartphone is on sale through Amazon and OnePlus.in
  • OnePlus 8T supports dual nano-SIM and 5G connectivity

OnePlus 8T is now on sale in India and it comes as a pretty substantial upgrade to the OnePlus 8. This time around, OnePlus decided against launching the OnePlus 8T Pro as it felt the OnePlus 8 Pro offers enough Pro-grade features such as wireless charging support, IP rating, and so on for consumers in 2020. So, the OnePlus 8T is placed in between the previous two flagship models with a starting price of Rs 42,999. The OnePlus 8T specifications include a 120Hz display, Snapdragon 865 chipset, and 65W fast charging support. In this piece, we look to answer some frequently asked questions about the latest OnePlus flagship smartphone.

Also read: OnePlus 8T goes on sale in India for the first time, OnePlus 8 starts at Rs 39,999

OnePlus 8T FAQs

Does OnePlus 8T support wireless charging?

No, the OnePlus 8T does not support wireless charging. As of now, only the OnePlus 8 Pro offers 30W wireless charging support. The OnePlus 8T comes with the all-new 65W wired fast charging solution, which can fully charge the phone in just 40 minutes, faster than the company’s wireless charging solution.

Does OnePlus 8T have a headphone jack?

No, the OnePlus 8T does not come with a headphone jack. OnePlus removed the 3.5mm headphone jack from its phones starting with the OnePlus 6T back in 2018. Even the affordable OnePlus Nord does not come with a headphone jack.

Does OnePlus 8T have a curved screen?

Both the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro come with a 3D curved glass, but the OnePlus 8T comes with a flat screen. This means the display does not curve at the edges and you will be able to see the bezels on the sides of the OnePlus 8T.

Does OnePlus 8T support 5G

Yes, the OnePlus 8T is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset which is equipped with a 5G modem. However, you won’t be able to take advantage of 5G speeds in India right now as 5G connectivity is yet to be made available.

Is OnePlus 8T water resistant?

While the OnePlus 8 Pro comes with an IP68 rating for dust and water resistance, the OnePlus 8T does not come with any official IP rating. That said, the phone is protected with silicone around the SIM tray and so on, so it should survive accidental splashes.

Does OnePlus 8T come with dual SIM support?

Yes, the OnePlus 8T can support two nano-SIM cards, but there is no support for storage expandability. The smartphone comes in 128GB and 256GB storage options.

These are some of the most frequently asked questions about the OnePlus 8T and we hope they have answered your doubts about the smartphone. The OnePlus 8T price in India starts at Rs 42,999 and is on sale through OnePlus.in, Amazon, and offline retail stores across the country.