OnePlus 5T is now available in Lava Red (but only in India)


Sometime last week, OnePlus announced it was going to release a Lava Red Edition of its top-end handset in India. "We are happy to kickstart 2018 with the much requested OnePlus 5T Lava Red edition, our first ever red smartphone, that will certainly appeal to those looking for the ideal balance of handsome design and powerful features", Vikas Agarwal, General Manager, OnePlus India, said in a press statement.

With the arrival of the OnePlus 5T Lava Red, the device is now available in Midnight Black and Star Wars Limited Edition. It now comes in Black, Grey, Lava Red colors and Star Wars Edition. Also, the Sandstone White version is expected to launch in India. A teaser on OnePlus India's Twitter handle now that the OnePlus 5T Lava Red variant is coming to India.

As reported yesterday, OnePlus has finally unveiled the Lava Red variant of the successful sibling of OnePlus 5: the OnePlus 5T. This variant will only be available with 8GB RAM+128GB storage configuration. The device will be a direct rival of the OnePlus 5T and comes with a few features that are usually found on Samsung's flagships. This especially bright OnePlus 5T is headed to India, and enthusiasts there will be able to buy one starting January 20th.

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Talking about the core specifications of the phone, it sports a Samsung sourced 6-inch Full Optic AMOLED with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2160 and a tall 18:9 aspect ratio. It features Face Unlock and Dash Charging support.

Other features of the OnePlus 5T include a fingerprint sensor, dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi ac, Bluetooth 5.0 with aptX HD, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack and USB 2.0 Type C port. The Oneplus 5T smartphone runs on Android Nougat OS and it will soon get the Android Oreo Update. Under its hood, the smartphone makes use of a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC.