OnePlus 5T appears in photograph snapped in Paris?

Amid all sorts of rumors and speculation, earlier today OnePlus CEO Pete Lau killed two birds with one stone. In a message posted on his company's own forum, he not only confirmed that OnePlus' next handset will have a 3.5mm wireless jack, he called it the OnePlus 5T by name. Thus, rumors that this would be the name of the next model from OnePlus turned out to be right on.

Teasers from OnePlus show that the 5T will probably be the same physical size as the OnePlus 5, but will sport a larger screen because of the narrower bezels. It is the same effect that makes the Apple iPhone X smaller in size than the Apple iPhone 7 Plus even though it is equipped with a larger screen. The OnePlus 5 carries a 5.5-inch display.

Today, a tweet taken by e-Sports player Alessandro Palmariniā€ included a photo of someone holding what could very well be the OnePlus 5T. Check out the thinner bezels compared to the OnePlus 5 that happens to be right next to the new model. Considering that Palmarini's e-Sports team is sponsored by OnePlus, this image of the OnePlus 5T appears to be legit. The photo was taken during an event being held during this week's Paris Game Week that runs through this coming Sunday.

source: @Palmatoro_VG via Phandroid

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5T
  • Display 6.0" 1080 x 2160 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 16 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, Octa-core, 2450 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 3300 mAh

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12 Comments

1. Settings

Posts: 2943; Member since: Jul 02, 2014

Is the leakster took that picture with an iPhone 3GS? That quality gave me cancer.

4. worldpeace

Posts: 3129; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

No, He use an iPhone 8 to took that picture /s (most likely, that photo is 100% crop, or even zoomed in crop)

9. splus

Posts: 154; Member since: Nov 26, 2011

No, it's not. You can see it's taken exactly from a head height of another person. It must be a full size photo.

10. Settings

Posts: 2943; Member since: Jul 02, 2014

If I'm a leakster I would have the very detailed smartphone camera with me all the time. That one didn't even tried.

11. worldpeace

Posts: 3129; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

Or just take a video

12. firebird820

Posts: 157; Member since: Jan 01, 2017

When you're taking a picture of a top-secret phone not yet released to the public you can't just stop and take ten seconds to take a picture, so sorry if it's not the best quality.

2. Boast_Rider

Posts: 535; Member since: Sep 14, 2017

They have so much to improve upon. 1. Add water resistance. 2. Fix their software jank. Yes, it's a really fast phone, but it sacrifices frame-times to achieve that speed. 3. Finally, for once add a flagship camera inside it. And if they want to save costs too much, remove that second camera. It doesn't do much anyway. 4. Don't price it over $500 for the 64GB variant. With the S8 available around that price, it has no chance.

3. Foxgabanna

Posts: 587; Member since: Sep 11, 2016

Why are we excited about this phone again? Last time I checked it was stealing all your information.

5. worldpeace

Posts: 3129; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

6. Jishnusur

Posts: 173; Member since: Oct 07, 2013

Haven't noticed any stutters here! Maybe you were using an open beta software.

7. redmd

Posts: 1926; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

It's oppo r11s with stock android.

8. Hollowmost

Posts: 421; Member since: Oct 10, 2017

Good for collecting data ....

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