OnePlus has confirmed that global unveil event of the OnePlus 5T will be held at Brooklyn, New York on Nov. 16. On the same day, the company will be debuting its new flagship phone through multiplexes in various cities in India by live broadcasting the event. As OnePlus has done before, the OP5T will be exclusively available through Amazon India in the country and the retailer giant will be running a flash sale for it on Nov. 21.
The OnePlus 5T will be showcased in following five theaters in India:
- PVR ECX, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi
- PVR Phoenix Market City, Viman Nagar, Pune
- PVR Phoenix Market City, Lower Parel, Mumbai
- PVR Forum, Kukatpally, Hyderabad
- PVR Orion, Rajajinagar, Bangalore
In order to watch the OnePlus 5 launch event at above listed multiplexes, OnePlus fans will have to purchase a Rs. 99 ticket which can be booked through the BookMyShow app starting from Nov. 8 at 10 AM. Each account will be provided only one ticket. OnePlus will be providing free popcorn, coke and OnePlus 2018 calendar worth Rs. 799 to fans who will come to watch the launch event in theater. Also, these people will get an opportunity to get a live experience of the new phone.
The OnePlus 5T will be officially available for buying only through Amazon India starting from Nov. 28. However, the company will be running a special flash sale on Nov. 21 beginning at 4:30 PM. The smartphone will be made available for purchase in North America and Europe from Nov. 21 and in China from Dec. 1.
OnePlus CEO Carl Lei had recently hinted the pricing of the OnePlus 5T will not exceed 4,000 Yuan (~$602). It will be the first smartphone from the company to arrive with 6-inch screen that will support FHD+ resolution and an aspect ratio of 18:9. It is rumored to arrive in 6 GB RAM / 64 GB storage and 8 GB RAM / 128 GB storage variants. It will be powered by Snapdragon 835 and may include a 3,450mAh battery. Its rear side may feature 16-megapixel + 20-megapixel dual camera setup whereas the front side may house a 20-megapixel selfie snapper.