Hello, everyone! Today, we will compare the recently released OnePlus 7T Pro with its predecessor, the OnePlus 7 Pro.
The appearance of the newly released OnePlus 7T has not changed from its predecessor. The case dimensions and weight remain the same. As for the case material, it’s made of glass with Gorilla Glass protection on the front and back.
The OnePlus 7 Pro has a large, frameless display with a built-in fingerprint scanner. The scanner works very quickly and almost always on the first attempt. The front camera is retractable and located on the upper edge of the smartphone. Nearby are a microphone and speaker. The power and sound buttons are on the right, and the volume buttons are on the left. On the bottom, there is a slot for two nano SIM cards, a USB Type-C connector, a second microphone, and a speaker. A headphone jack is not present in the OnePlus 7 Pro.
The OnePlus 7T Pro also has a bezel-less screen with a built-in fingerprint scanner. The front camera, like its predecessor, is retractable and located on the upper edge. The location of other elements on the case also coincides with the 7 Pro. The volume rocker is on the left, and the power button and the mechanism for switching sound modes is on the right. A USB Type-C connector, a slot for two nano-format SIM cards, a speaker, and a microphone are on the bottom. Like its predecessor, the OnePlus 7T Pro does not have a 3.5 mm headphone jack.
On the back of the OnePlus 7 Pro is a slightly vertical camera module protruding above the case, as well as a flash. The smartphone comes in several colors. It’s available in gray, almond, and foggy blue.
The OnePlus 7T Pro has a similar location for the camera module and flash on the back. The smartphone is available in blue. There is also a version of the OnePlus 7T Pro, called the McLaren Edition, which has a patterned rear surface with an orange edging of the camera module and around the edges.
The OnePlus 7 Pro has a 6.67-inch screen. It uses a Fluid AMOLED matrix, which has high brightness, so the on-screen images are perfectly visible in the sun. The resolution is 1440 by 3120 pixels, and the aspect ratio is 19.5 to 9. The main feature of the OnePlus 7 Pro’s screen is its refresh rate, at 90 hertz. This high refresh rate allows animations on the screen to be displayed with a great level of smoothness. In the settings of the smartphone, you can change the frequency to the usual 60 hertz. You can also change the matrix calibration and resolution in the screen settings.
The OnePlus 7T Pro’s screen does not show any differences from its predecessor. This is the same Fluid AMOLED display with a diagonal of 6.67 inches and a resolution of 3120 by 1440 pixels, which operates at a frequency of 90 or 60 hertz.
The OnePlus 7 Pro runs on Android 9 Pie, and the OnePlus 7T Pro comes with the new version of the Android 10 operating system. Both smartphones have the proprietary OxygenOS shell. In the latest update of this shell, the lock screen has become more informative. The time, calendar, weather forecast, playable track, and notifications from applications are now displayed on the lock screen. With Android 10, dark mode has become available and is integrated into almost all applications. Gesture management has also been changed. The application menu is now available in two versions. In standard mode, all applications are displayed on the screen. The second option offers search and tags, where categories are displayed on the screen, clicking on which you can find the desired game or program. The Settings app is now better organized, and related functions are grouped together. A new lighting effect called Horizon has, which highlights the lock display on the sides with blue, red, gold, or purple to choose from. In addition, in OxygenOS, you can customize the appearance of notification icons, change application icons, their color, and their font.
The OnePlus 7 Pro has a triple main camera. It consists of a main 48 megapixel camera with a Sony IMX586 sensor, an 8 megapixel camera with 3x zoom, and a 16 megapixel wide-angle lens with a 117-degree viewing angle. The camera produces excellent quality pictures in both day and night. As for stabilization, the OnePlus 7 Pro uses optical stabilization. Video is recorded in 4K resolution at a frequency of 30 or 60 frames per second. There is also a slow motion mode. The front camera of the smartphone is retractable and is 16 megapixels. It appears quickly and also quickly retracts back inside the case. It produces high quality images thanks to the Sony IMX 471 sensor.
As for the OnePlus 7T Pro, developers left the cameras unchanged. This is the same 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 main camera with laser auto-focus, an ultra-wide-angle 16-megapixel lens with a viewing angle of 117 degrees, and an 8-megapixel telephoto lens providing 3x optical zoom. When it comes to innovations, it is worth noting the Super Macro mode, which allows the use of an ultra-wide-angle module for focusing at a distance of 2.5 centimeters. As for recording video on the main camera, the smartphone allows you to shoot in 4K resolution at a frequency of 60 frames per second. There is stabilization, and there is also a 960fps slow motion mode. The front camera is similar to that used in the OnePlus 7 Pro – 16 megapixels with a Sony IMX471 sensor, which allows you to take excellent quality selfies with blurred backgrounds.
The OnePlus 7 Pro has an octa-core Snapdragon 855 processor with a clock speed of 2.84 GHz. It uses an Adreno 640 video accelerator. The smartphone is available in versions with 6, 8, or 12 gigabytes of RAM, and 128 or 256 gigabytes of internal storage capacity. There is no possibility to install a memory card in this smartphone. In the Antutu Benchmark Performance Test, the phone received a result of 464 thousand points.
The OnePlus 7T Pro received the new Snapdragon 855+ octa-core processor, clocking in at 2.96 GHz. As for the video accelerator, it also uses the Adreno 640. In the Antutu Test, the smartphone scores more than 480 thousand points, which makes the OnePlus 7T Pro one of the most powerful Android phones at the moment. The smartphone has 8 gigabytes of RAM. The OnePlus 7T Pro McLaren Edition version has 12 gigabytes of RAM. The smartphone has 256 gigabytes of internal memory. There is no possibility to install an additional memory card.
The communication capabilities of the OnePlus 7 Pro and the OnePlus 7T Pro are the same. There are versions of these smartphones with support for 5G networks. Both smartphones support dual-band Wi-Fi according to the AC standard. They have a fifth generation Bluetooth module, as well as an NFC module.
The OnePlus 7 Pro has a 4000 mAh battery. The smartphone can work offline for 2 days, without frequent use of applications and web surfing. It supports Warp Charge fast charging from a 30-watt power adapter. The smarthpone charges from zero to 50% in 25 minutes. It takes less than 1.5 hours to fully charge the battery.
The OnePlus 7T Pro has a battery with a slightly larger capacity at 4085 mAh. Therefore, it can last for about 35 hours in talk mode. The OnePlus 7T Pro, like the the 7 Pro, supports Warp Charge fast charging from a 30-watt power adapter.
I analyzed reviews from the owners of the OnePlus 7 Pro and the OnePlus 7T Pro. Let’s take a look at what they liked and disliked about these smartphones. I’ll start with the negative.
OnePlus 7 Pro
- Very big and heavy
- No 3.5 millimeter headphone jack
- No support for wireless charging
OnePlus 7T Pro
- There is no memory card slot or headphone jack
- No support for wireless charging
- Big and heavy
OnePlus 7 Pro
- High performance
- Large and bright screen with a refresh rate of 90 hertz
- Fast fingerprint scanner
- 48 megapixel camera; photos are excellent quality
OnePlus 7T Pro
- Powerful Snapdragon 855+ processor
- Screen with a 90 hertz refresh rate
- High quality pictures
- Fast fingerprint scanner under the screen
So, the OnePlus 7T Pro is not much better than its predecessor. It has a more powerful processor. The developers modified the camera application a little and increased the battery capacity. Otherwise, last year’s OnePlus 7 Pro is in no way inferior to the new product. In the description under this video, you will find links to online stores where you can compare prices for these smartphones.