Bottom line: Which one is better?
Bottom line: OnePlus 5T is better.
When we compare OnePlus 6T Vs OnePlus 5T, OnePlus 6T is better because it has an upgraded camera, bigger battery and a sleeker design.
OnePlus 5T Vs OnePlus 6T: DESIGN
Thickness; OnePlus 5T is 7.3mm while OnePlus 6T is 8.2mm
Width; OnePlus 5T is 75mm while OnePlus 6T is 74.8mm
Weight; OnePlus 5T is 162g while OnePlus 6T is 185mm.
Height; OnePlus 5T is 156.1mm whereas OnePlus 6T is 157.5mm.
Bottom line: OnePlus 5T is better as it is slimmer and lighter.
OnePlus 5T Vs OnePlus 6T: DISPLAY
Display type; each device has optic AMOLED.
Bezelless display; the two devices have this feature.
Pixel density; OnePlus 5T has 402ppi while OnePlus 6T has 394ppi.
Screen protection; OnePlus 5T has Corning Gorilla Glass v5 whereas OnePlus 6T has Corning Gorilla Glass v6.
Screen size; OnePlus 5T is 6.01” whereas OnePlus 6T is 6.41”
Screen resolution; OnePlus 5T has 1080 x 2160px, the same as OnePlus 6T.
Touch screen; each phone has Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch.
Bottom line: OnePlus 6T is better.
OnePlus 5T Vs OnePlus 6T: PERFORMANCE
Chipset; OnePlus 5T has Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 whereas OnePlus 6T Qualcomm Snapdragon 845.
Graphics; OnePlus 5T has Adreno 540 whereas OnePlus 6T has Adreno 630
Processor; OnePlus 5T has Octa core (2.45GHz, Quad core, Kryo 280 + 1.9GHz, Quad core, kryo 280) whereas OnePlus 6T has Octa core 92.8GHz, Quad core, kryo 385 + 1.8GHz, Quad core, kryo 385).
Architecture; each device supports 64 bit.
RAM; OnePlus 5T has 8GB whereas OnePlus 6T has 6GB.
User available storage; OnePlus 5T has up to 110GB
Internal storage; the two devices have up to 128GB.
USB OTG support; OnePlus 5T has this feature
Bottom line: OnePlus 5T is better.
OnePlus 5T Vs OnePlus 6T: CAMERAS
Features; OnePlus 5T has 2x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, face detection, touch to focus while OnePlus 6T has fixed focus.
Image resolution; the two phones have 4616 x 3464px.
Sensor; OnePlus 5T has Exmor RS, the same as OnePlus 6T.
Autofocus; the two devices have phase detection autofocus.
Shooting modes; the two devices have Continuous shooting and HDR.
Resolution (front camera); the two smartphones have 16MP.
Physical aperture; the two devices have f/2.0
Optical image; OnePlus 6T has optical image.
Flash; OnePlus 5T has Dual LED flash whereas OnePlus 6T has screen flash.
Video recording; OnePlus 5T and OnePlus 6T have 1920×1080 @ 30fps.
Bottom line: OnePlus 6T is better in terms of camera features.
OnePlus 5T Vs OnePlus 6T: AUDIO
Loudspeaker; the two smartphones have loudspeakers.
Audio jack; OnePlus 5T has 3.5mm audio whereas OnePlus 6T has USB Type-C
Bottom line: OnePlus 6T is better as it has USB Type-C
OnePlus 5T Vs OnePlus 6T: BATTERY
Quick charging; both devices have quick charging.
Capacity; OnePlus 5T has 3300mAh whereas OnePlus 6T has 3700mAh.
Bottom line: OnePlus 6T is better as it has a bigger battery.
OnePlus 5T Vs OnePlus 6T: KEY FEATURES
Wi-Fi 802.11; the two devices have Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ ac/ b/ g/ n/ n 5GHz, MIMO.
Bluetooth version; each device has v5.0
VOLTE; the two devices have VOLTE.
USB connectivity; OnePlus 5T and OnePlus 6T have Mass storage device, USB charging.
NFC; the two devices have NFC.
GPS; each device has GPS.
Sensors; OnePlus 5T has light, Proximity, rgbw, Accelerometer, Compass and Gyroscope whereas OnePlus 6T has Light, Proximity, Accelerometer, Compass and Gyroscope.
Bottom line: OnePlus 5T is better as it has rgbw sensor.
OnePlus 6T is a better smartphone in this review as it is sleek in design, has a powerful battery and improved camera features.