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As part of the fourth-year collaboration anniversary, Amazon and OnePlus have kicked off promotional contest—'Lucky Star' on OnePlus 6T in India.

The Amazon-OnePlus offer is now live and will conclude on December 2. Consumers, who buy the OnePlus 6T in the aforementioned period, stand a chance to win 600 gifts on the e-commerce site.

Furthermore, consumers with an HDFC card are entitled to an extra Rs 1,500 discount on the OnePlus 6T series. Also, Amazon is offering up to Rs 18,000 cash back through exchange deal.

With this, the base model of the OnePlus 6T comes down to Rs 20,999 from MRP: Rs 37,999. These offers are also valid on other storage models, as well.

OnePlus 6T Thunder Purple Review
OnePlus 6T Thunder Purple is one of the most beautiful-looking smartphone in the market.IBTimes India/Sami Khan

"We are excited to celebrate our incredible journey of 4 years with OnePlus. Through this partnership, OnePlus has emerged as one of the popular smartphone brands and a leader in its segment. In celebration of achieving several milestones in this journey, a 'Lucky Star' star will be chosen amongst our customers shopping for OnePlus 6T starting tomorrow until December 2, 2018," Manish Tiwary, Vice President – Category Management, Amazon India, said in a statement.

For those unaware, OnePlus 6T (review) sports a premium glass back on the back and on the front, it sports 6.41 full HD+ Optic AMOLED screen with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 6 series shield on top and to power the massive screen, it comes with 3,700mAh battery, 400mAh more than the OnePlus 6 (3,300mAh). It also boasts Fast Charging (5V 4A) technology. In addition to the face unlock feature, it comes with in-screen fingerprint sensor.

OnePlus 6T Thunder Purple Review
OnePlus 6T Thunder PurpleIBTimes India/Sami Khan

Other stipulated features include Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 octa-core backed by Google's latest Android Pie-based OxygenOS 9 with 6GB/8GB RAM, 128GB/256GB storage, dual primary camera 16MP (with Sony IMX519 sensor)+20MP (with Sony IMX376K sensor) and an equally impressive 16MP (Sony IMX371 sensor) front snapper with Studio light effects and more.

In a related development, OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition is slated to make an official global debut on December 11 in the UK and in India, it will be launching on December 12. It is expected to come with 10GB RAM and 256GB storage.

It is also expected to have some cosmetic change in terms of colour and accents similar to OnePlus 6 Marvel Avengers and the OnePlus 5T Star Wars edition before that. Rest of the specifications is said to same as the original OnePlus 6T series. 

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OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition is slated to made debut in the second week of December in India.OnePlus India Press Kit

Key specifications of OnePlus 6T:

Model OnePlus 6T
Display 6.41-inch full HD+ (2280x1080p) Optic AMOLED screen with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 6
  • Aspect ratio: 19.5:9
  • Support: sRGB, DCI-P3, Adaptive Mode, Reading Mode, Night Mode, Always-on Display, Lift Up Display
OS Android Pie-based OxygenOS
Processor 10nm class 2.8GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 octa-core CPU
GPU Adreno 630
Storage 128GB/256GB (UFS 2.1)
  • Main: 16MP with Sony IMX519 sensor, 1.22 µm pixel size, Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS), Electronic Image Stabilisation (EIS), CDAF (Contrast Detection Auto Focus), F1.7 aperture + 20MP with Sony IMX376K, F1.7 aperture, 1.0µm pixel size, PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus) with dual-LED flash, AI Scene Detection, Portrait, Pro mode, Night mode, Panorama, HDR, HQ, Studio Lighting, RAW image
  • Front: 16MP with Sony IMX371 sensor, 1.0µm pixel size, Fixed focus, F2.0 aperture, Portrait, HDR, Screen flash, studio lighting, face retouching, smile capture
  • 4K video at 30/60 fps
  • 1080p video at 30/60 fps
  • 720p resolution at 30 fps
  • Super Slow Motion:
  • 1080p video at 240fps, 720p video at 480 fps
  • Time-lapse
  • Video editor
Battery 3,700mAh (non-removable) with Fast Charging (5V 4A)
Network 4G-LTE with VoLTE (Voice-over-LTE)
Add-ons Dual-SIM slots (Type: Nano + Nano), In-display, Fingerprint sensor, Face unlock, Bluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac: dual-band: 2/4G/5GHz; 2x2 MIMO), Type C USB v2.0, NFC (Near Field Communication), GPS/GLONASS, Haptic vibration motor, RGB LED notification light, Alert slider, bottom-facing speaker, 2-microphone with noise cancellation, Dirac HD Sound, Dirac Power Sound, nano coating for protection against water splashes
Dimensions 157.5 x 74.8 x 8.2 mm
Weight 185g
Colours Mirror Black/ Midnight Black/Thunder Purple
  • 6GB RAM+128GB: Rs 37,999
  • 8GB RAM+128GB: Rs 41,999
  • 8GB RAM + 256GB: Rs 45,999