When OnePlus unveiled OnePlus 5T, its latest flagship smartphone there were quite a few raised eyebrows and one question that most people asked: how different is it from OnePlus 5? The biggest difference was the face unlock feature – it has been gathering steam ever since iPhone X was launched – which was missing in the OnePlus 5. However, OnePlus has now announced that the OnePlus 5 would soon be getting the face unlock feature.
Carl Pei, co-founder, OnePlus tweeted, “Due to popular demand, Face Unlock is coming for the OnePlus 5. Thanks for the feedback, and merry Christmas!”
The OnePlus 5T has a 6-inch edge-to-edge AMOLED screen with an 18:9 aspect ratio, and automatically adapts to suit the surrounding lighting conditions. Starting at price point of Rs 32,999, the OnePlus 5T comes with up to 8GB of RAM and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor.
Recently, the company also launched the OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition. Priced at Rs 38,999 for the 8GB/128GB variant, is available on Amazon.in, OnePlusStore.in, and at various offline OnePlus experience stores.
The OnePlus 5T Star Wars device boasts of a Star Wars logo on the back along with a “Red Mineral”alert slider. The smartphone is available in Sandstone White colour variant. Otherwise, the smartphone boasts of same specifications as the OnePlus 5T. In addition, there’s also a special Star Wars theme and 10 Star Wars wallpapers loaded into the smartphone. Inside the box, there’s also a special Kylo Ren case.