OnePlus, Chinese manufacturer had an announcement that it will launch its new snapdragon 821 powered smartphone on November 15. This upcoming model will be known as OnePlus 3T which is the enhanced version of OnePlus 3.
The Company said that there is snapdragon 821 chipset is embedded in the device. Although, there is no confirmation about the release date yet. The company tweeted hinting that the upcoming smartphone may be launched on November.
— OnePlus (@oneplus) November 8, 2016
Tweet also showing that the Snapdragon 821 will be clocked at 2.35GHz which will offer 10% better performance compared to the Snapdragon 820. Snapdragon 821 will also support the Snapdragon VR SDK that allows for Daydream app as well as dual phase detection. This will improve autofocus speed compared to standard phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF). Some guessing says that the design of this product will remain same as the original OnePlus 3 excepting that it could run Android 7.0 (Nougat) because of new processor.
Some more information says that OnePlus 3T sporting a newer Sony IMX395 20-megapixel imaging sensor with a wide aperture f/1.7 lens. Other internals might be same as its predecessor. And it will also pack a bigger battery (3,300 mAh), a 128GB storage version.
If some rumors are to believed, OnePlus 3T will have a price tag of $479, $80 more than its predecessor.
OnePlus 3T will start shipping from November 15, Tuesday at 1PM EST (11:30 PM IST) as stated earlier.