Android Nougat Rollout Update: OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T Models To Receive Android 7.0 Nougat Update Via OTA In December [VIDEO]By Addie Tee, UniversityHerald Reporter
After the official sales halt of the OnePlus 3 in the U.S. and Europe, the Chinese tech company is bringing great news to users of OnePlus 3T and OnePlus 3, as the two android smartphones will receive the Android 7.0 Nougat firmware update by the end of the year.
Both the OnePlus 3T and OnePlus 3 models is expected to run the Android 7.0 Nougat update in November, which will be fully functional by December.
According to Tech Times, OnePlus' beta program will solely apply on OnePlus 3 owners which will be happening in November, while the One Plus 3T will be excluded after its initial release geared an Android Marshmallow OS out of the box.
However, the company confirmed that the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the OnePlus 3T will arrive soon. Gizmodo reported that the company has disclosed information that the phones will get the update via OTA at the same time. OnePlus will bring the OS running on both the phone on the same time.
The OnePlus 3T was released to topple its predecessor, OnePlus 3, in terms of hardware. It features the same fascia with the same 5.5-inch full HD AMOLED display (1920 X 1080 pixels) with 401 ppi pixel density found in the OnePlus 3. However, the OnePlus 3T is powered by a Snapdragon 821 processor and Adreno 530 graphics, giving it a staggering boost over OnePlus 3.
Also, it features a 6GB LPDDR RAM with storage options of 64GB or 128GB with UFS 2.0. The two colors available are the 'bold Gunmetal' and 'soft gold,' with the former option being the 128GB storage variant and the latter as the 64GB storage variant.
The OnePlus 3T is available in the United States for a price of $439 (64GB) and $479 (128GB), respectively. On Nov. 28, the handset will be available in United Kingdom for £417.99 ($522 / €487) and £456 ($570 / €532), respectively, via O2 carrier. United Kingdom patrons could also purchase directly in OnePlus with a slightly cheaper price for the OnePlus 3T at only £399 ($499 /€465) or £439 ($549 / €511).