OnePlus has unveiled the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition as the limited-edition variant of the OnePlus 6T phone that was announced at the end of October. OnePlus has collaborated with British automotive manufacturer McLaren Automotive for giving birth to the special OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition smartphone. In terms of specs, it is not very different from it regular. The handset has arrived with a refreshed design and it is packed with 10 GB of RAM. The smartphone also introduces the Warp Charge as the successor for Dash Charge rapid charging technology.
OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition Features and Specifications
In terms of design, the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition features a carbon-fiber texture under its rear glass which becomes when direct light falls on it. An orange lining which shines when viewed from different angles can be seen at the bottom of the glass back. The orange lining continues on both sides and fades into the black color of the rear. The McLaren logo is placed towards the bottom of the rear shell.
For superior performance, the Chinese manufacturer has packed in 10 GB of RAM on the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition smartphone. It also comes with rapid charging technology called Warp Charge which is the former name of Dash Charge. The Warp Charge 30 allows the smartphone to gain 50-percent battery juice in just twenty minutes. The retail package of the phone has 30W charger. The box package includes a McLaren logo called Speedmark. It is built with AA-grade carbon fiber which was used in the McLaren’s MCL33 2018 F1 car.
Like the regular version of the OnePlus 6T, the newly introduced McLaren Edition features a 6.41-inch Optic AMOLED screen with waterdrop notch. It produces full HD+ resolution. The display of the is embedded with an in-screen fingerprint reader and it is well-protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 6 layer.
The Snapdragon 845 chipset is present under the hood of the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition. It comes in a single storage version of 256 GB. It is packed with 3,700mAh battery. The smartphone is loaded with OxygenOS flavored Android 9 Pie OS. The OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition lacks a 3.5mm audio jack and a microSD card slot. For photography, the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition features 16-megapixel + 20-megapixel dual camera setup on the rear and a selfie shooter of 16-megapixel on the front.
OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition Pricing and Release Date
The OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition has landed in a price tag of 649 pounds (~$819) in Western Europe and North America. This pricing makes it the most expensive OnePlus smartphone ever. The official sales of the smartphone will begin in these regions on Dec. 13. The limited-edition phone will be also launched in India on Dec. 12 and in China on Dec. 14.