After going through China, OnePlus has launched OnePlus 5T lava red variant in India. After receiving overwhelming response to the Star Wars Edition, company has finally launched another colour variant in the country. However, only 8GB/128GB model will receive this colour. Handset is exclusive to Amazon and Lava Red colour variant will remain exclusive to the e-retailer. First Flash Sale for Lava Red variant will commence on 20th January in India. Company has also unveiled Sandstone White colour variant on 5th January in China.
OnePlus 5T Lava Red colour
Commenting on the launch, Vikas Agarwal, General Manager, OnePlus India said;
“We are thrilled by the overwhelming response to the OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition. This phenomenal excitement reinforces the trust that our fans have instilled in us, making us determined to continue to bring fresh experiences. 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 a perfect balance of beautiful design and powerful features.”
OnePlus 5T was launched back in November last year in India while offering, 6GB/64GB variant and 8GB/128GB variant with slight difference in the prices as 6GB/64GB model bears a price tag of Rs.32,999 and 8GB/128GB cost exactly at Rs.37,999 in India. Original launch was followed by a Star Wars Limited Edition offering, back in December, 2017. This is not the first time, Chinese Mobile vendor is offering back-to-back editions as they did same in case of OnePlus 3T as well.
Registrations for OnePlus 5T Lava Red variant is already open on Amazon India. Make a note that, entry level 6GB model will not receive Lava Red colour. Lava Red colour edition is priced at Rs.37,999 in India and destined to witness first flash sale on 20th January.
In terms of specification, OnePlus 5T has been powered by a Octa-core (4×2.45 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 processor paired with 6GB/8GB RAM. Handset is equipped with a li-po 3300mAH battery with fastest ever dash charging support. It packs a 6.01-inch Optic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display with 18:9 aspect ratio. On accounting cameras, the handset has dual camera setup with 16 mega-pixel rear camera coupled with another 20-megapixel sensor. Rear camera is paired with 16 mega-pixel selfie camera as well. OnePlus 5T offers internal storage of 64GB/128GB depending upon the model you choose.