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Is it Worth Buying OnePlus 7T over OnePlus 8

Can you buy OnePlus 7T over OnePlus 8

Is it Worth Buying OnePlus 7T over OnePlus 8

It’s been a month and half since OnePlus had launched the OnePlus 8 series in India and almost lost the title of Flagship Killer because of its price starting at ₹44,999/-. OnePlus 8 is the a minor upgrade over the 7T which has a present price tag of ₹34,999/-. Now the question is Can we buy OnePlus 7T over OnePlus 8 in India?.

Firstly let’s have a spec comparison

  OnePlus 7T OnePlus 8
 
OnePlus 7T
OnePlus 8
Operating System Android 10 Android 10
Display 6.55 inches, 20:9 aspect ratio, 1080x2400 (402 ppi) resolution, Fluid AMOLED 6.55 inches, 20:9 aspect ratio, 1080x2400 (402 ppi) resolution, Fluid AMOLED
Processor Snapdragon 855+ Snapdragon 865
Graphics Adreno 640 Adreno 650
Memory 8GB 8GB / 12GB
Storage 128GB 128GB / 256GB
Expandable Storage No No
Rear Camera 48MP, ƒ/1.6 (wide)
12MP, ƒ/2.2 (telephoto)
16MP, ƒ/2.2 (ultra-wide)
48MP, ƒ/1.8 (wide)
16MP, ƒ/2.2 (ultra-wide)
2MP, ƒ/2.4 (macro)
Front Camera 16MP, ƒ/2.0 16MP, ƒ/2.0
Security In-display fingerprint sensor In-display fingerprint sensor
Connectivity 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 5.0 5G, Wi-Fi 802.11ax, Bluetooth 5.1
Ports USB-C USB-C
Battery 3800mAh 4300mAh
Water Resistance No IP rating No IP rating
Dimensions 160.9 x 74.4 x 8.1mm 160.2 x 72.9 x 8mm
Weight 190g 180g
Colors Glacier Blue, Frosted Silver Glacial Green, Interstellar Glow, Onyx Black
Price ₹34,999/- ₹44,999/-


You’ve already got everything about the two phones and OnePlus 8 and 7T have a whole lot in common.

From hardware perspective, with the OnePlus 8 making a few minor improvements in areas like the display, battery, storage options, and of course, 5G support. The only perk is that OnePlus 8 is that, it is packed with a more energy efficient processor making its battery life a whole lot improved.

But the whole lot of caviar comes here as OnePlus 7T already has a decent full-day battery life and in a country like India where 5G is mere dream until the end of 2022. Also OnePlus 7T had a advantage of ultra wide camera for beautiful and wide angled photos.

Final Verdict: For a massive ₹10,000 price difference sacrificing those little perks, it worth buying OnePlus 7T over OnePlus 8.

You can get the OnePlus 7T from Amazon and

You can get the OnePlus 8 from Amazon and