Chinese phone maker OnePlus this week announced an exclusive partnership with Souq.com, a UAE-based Merchant, to Start its products in the country, making an Existence at the Middle East for the first time.The OnePlus 6T$36,999will be the first smartphone in the brand to launch UAE with pre-orders going live on Souq.com from October 31. To remember, the OnePlus 6T is going to likely be launched at an event in New York City at 11am EDT on October 29. The occasion was advanced out of the sooner October 30 date to avoid a battle with Apple’s October occasion on precisely the same date.
Interestingly, Souq.com from the UAE is owned by Amazon, which will be OnePlus’ exclusive online associate in the Indian market as well. OnePlus has also tied up with all the e-commerce giant in other worldwide markets such as Germany and France. OnePlus might not bring any other of its previous tablets to the UAE market considering it discontinues the older model once an update comes to the marketplace.
Pete Lau, CEO and Founder, OnePlus commented about the occasion,”We think in the massive chance in the Middle East with its own discerning and tech-savvy crowds. Now, we cannot wait for the individuals of the Souq.com clients to go through the OnePlus 6T and eventually become a part of our worldwide community.”
OnePlus 6T price (rumoured)
The OnePlus 6T price was leaked on a European retailer’s site before this week. As per the now-pulled listing, the OnePlus 6T is going to be launched in Europe at a cost of EUR 569 (roughly Rs. 47,400) for the 8GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant, which will be EUR 10 (around Rs. 800) more than the exact same configuration of the OnePlus 6.
OnePlus 6T cost in India has not been outed yet but pre-booking is live on Amazon.in in a minimal cost of Rs. 1,000. The phone will likely be found in India at an event in New Delhi on October 30.
OnePlus 6T specifications (rumoured)
Apart from some confirmed updates such as an in-display fingerprint detector and the elimination of some the 3.5mm headphone jack, the OnePlus 6T is predicted to keep most specifications and layout components from the OnePlus 6T. Included in these are the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, up to 8GB of RAM, up to 256GB of internal storage, and a double camera setup at the back.