OnePlus 6T first day sales in U.S. rocket 86% higher than release day purchases of the OnePlus 6
For the first time ever, U.S. consumers were able to purchase the latest OnePlus handset directly from a major wireless carrier. With T-Mobile offering the recently released OnePlus 6T, it should be no surprise that according to XDA, launch day sales of the device in the U.S. soared 86% higher than the release day sales of the OnePlus 6. With T-Mobile becoming the first stateside wireless provider to embrace a OnePlus handset, those interested in the phone could take advantage of carrier financing, trade-ins and other deals for the model.
which allows the device to be certified for use on Verizon. While this might have helped the phone get off to a great start in the U.S. (Verizon is the nation's largest wireless provider after all), not all of Verizon's bands are included. As a result, texts are not being received, and LTE speeds are slower than those experienced on T-Mobile's network. Keep in mind that Verizon is not selling the phone.Possibly helping the OnePlus 6T sell like hotcakes in the U.S. is the fact that the phone includes Band 13,
T-Mobile has an exclusive on the Mirror Black version of the OnePlus 6T with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of native storage. The phone is priced at $580, or you take it home by agreeing to make 24 monthly payments of $24.17. Considering the sales boost that the OnePlus 6T is getting from its connection with T-Mobile, it seems a solid bet that the newest OnePlus handset will end up outselling the OnePlus 6.